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Ag College Football Fire-Up Sept. 11 at West Madison Research Station

On Saturday, Sept. 11, the Wisconsin Agricultural and Life Sciences Alumni Association will hold its 30h annual Football Fire-Up at the West Madison Agricultural Research Station. The Fire-Up will start at 8 a.m. and run to 10 a.m., prior to the game against Nevada-Las Vegas. Shuttle buses ($5) will run between the West Madison station and the Stock Pavilion before and after the game.

Alumni, friends and faculty are invited to the Fire-Up. The event features music, a silent auction, and a lunch of steak and brat sandwiches, sweet corn, cheese, potatoes, chips, apples, juice, beer, milk, ice cream, and coffee. Tickets to the Fire-Up and game are $53; tickets to the Fire-Up lunch only are $20.

To register for the Fire-Up, send a check payable to WALSAA to: WALSAA, 116 Agriculture Hall, 1450 Linden Dr., Madison, WI 53706, or go here.

For more information, call (608) 262-5784.

The West Madison station is at 8502 Mineral Point Road, about a mile west of the Beltline.