Aug. 28, 2014
LINCOLN, Neb. — Fairgoers are encouraged to show their Husker pride and wear a red shirt Aug. 31 in honor of UNL Red Out Day at the Nebraska State Fair. Starting at 10 a.m. 10,000 Husker swag bags will be handed out in the Family Fun Zone. Fairgoers can also snap a picture with Lil Red at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. at the UNL booth in the 4-H/FFA building.
From 1-3 p.m. various UNL departments will be providing hands-on activities for youth in the Family Fun Zone area.
At 3 p.m. there will be a UNL Red Out pep rally and Biggest Husker Fan Contest on the Family Fun Zone Stage. Participants can sign up for a chance to participate in the Biggest Fan Contest, starting at 2:30 p.m. The winner of the contest will receive a pair of Husker football season tickets and two tickets to meet and greet with Brantley Gilbert, as well as two tickets to the Brantley Gilbert concert.Dan Moser
IANR News Service