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Street Fest & Pep Rally

The Street Fest & Pep Rally starts under the Union Station Train Shed located at 300 Water Street. It coincides with the City of Montgomery’s Annual Christmas Parade. Activities will include live entertainment, interactive games for kids, the parade, a pep rally for each team and much more.

All times are Central:
4PM – Street Fest & Pep Rally begins under the Union Station Train Shed in downtown Montgomery
5-5:30PM – Mid-American Conference Pep Rally
5:30 – 6PM – Sun Belt Conference Pep Rally
6:15PM – Montgomery Christmas Parade
The Montgomery Christmas Parade will start at the State Capitol Building on Dexter Ave. and conclude at Commerce Street.

Fan Fest

Activities begin at noon on game day. The annual Fan Fest features a number of events activities for fans of all ages., including tailgating, tents for alumni, live entertainment, a massive HD screen for viewing of other bowl games, interactive games for kids and much more.

The Fan Fest will be located at Paterson Field, 1215 Madison Ave, adjacent to the Cramton Bowl.

Noon – Raycom Media Fan Fest begins at Paterson Field
1-1:30PM – Mid-American Conference Pep Rally
1:30 – 2PM – Sun Belt Conference Pep Rally

Cramton Bowl Diagram

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Parking Map

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Game Day Information

Road Closures

  • Streets will close at 9 a.m. on game day and reopen overnight
  • Madison Avenue will be closed from Jackson Street to South Capitol Parkway
  • Lot K must be accessed by Upper Wetumpka Road. (Pass Required)
  • Lot J must be accessed by Upper Wetumpka Road (Handicap Parking)
  • Hall Street will be closed from Adams Avenue to Madison Avenue
  • Lots A & B may be accessed by Hall Street. (Pass Required)


  • Parking Passes are REQUIRED to enter Lots A, B and Lots A and B may be accessed by Hall Street.
  • Lots K & J may be accessed by using Upper Wetumpka Road.
  • Lot J is designated Handicap Parking
  • Four Lots will be available for parking:
  • Tallapoosa Street/Commerce Street (1)
  • Biscuits Lots on Columbus Street (3)
  • Six Decks will be available for parking:
  • Coosa Street Deck – Tallapoosa Street/Coosa Street
  • Intermodal Deck – Molton Street/Water Street
  • Municipal Deck – Madison Avenue/Court Street
  • RSA-Tower Deck – Monroe Street/Perry Street
  • Non-Reserved Spaces
  • RSA-Capitol Deck – Madison Avenue/Decatur Street
  • Non-Reserved Spaces
  • RSA-Union Deck – Madison Avenue/Ripley Street
  • Non-Reserved Spaces
  • 1800 Parking Spaces Available (Free of Charge on Saturday’s)

Shuttling (Free)

Begins on game day – will continue during game, as well as 1.5 hours after game or until all patrons have been picked up/dropped off. Pick-Ups/Drop-Off’s Include:
  • Madison Avenue/Hilliard Street
  • Tallapoosa Street/Molton Street
  • Columbus Street (Biscuits Lots)
  • RSA-Union Deck
  • RSA-Capitol Deck
  • Municipal Deck
  • Coosa Street Deck

Stadium Security

  • Every patron will be wanded
  • No Umbrellas/Long Camera Lenses/Selfie Sticks/Pocket Knives
  • Bags must be 12×12 or less –Will be THOROUGHLY SEARCHED
  • Express Lines for those with No Bags
  • Multiple Lines will be available at each gate

RV Parking

Reserved Tailgating

  • Lot C is designated for RV Parking
  • RV Parking will be available beginning on Friday, December 18, 2015 at Noon
  • Pop-Up Tents are NOT ALLOWED
  • Pricing:
  • $50 for Electrical Hookups
  • $40 without Power
  • Contact: Roman Williams at (334) 538-8800 or
  • Lot E is designated for Tailgating
  • The lot will open at 9 a.m. on game day
  • $20 per space
  • To reserve a space:
  • Email: (Method Preferred)
  • Call: (334) 546-7053
  • Specify whether you are from Appalachian State or Ohio University to guarantee a space in the correct section
  • No electrical outlets

Stadium Security

  • Tickets will be available for purchase at Gate 5 at Cramton Bowl on:
  • Thursday-Friday: From 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. through the game
  • Will Call will be located at Gate 5