NIU Football vs. Arkansas State (Camellia Bowl)

Camellia Bowl

Saturday, Dec. 23; Pregame Reception at 8:30 a.m.; Kickoff at 11 a.m. CST

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Experience Montgomery, Alabama

Join the NIU Alumni Association on Saturday, Dec. 23, as we travel to Montgomery, Alabama, to watch the NIU Huskies take on Arkansas State in the Camellia Bowl.


Kickoff is slated for 11 a.m. CST at the historic Cramton Bowl. Game tickets may be purchased here

Prior to the game, the NIU Alumni Association will hold a pregame reception from 8:30-10:30 a.m. CST at the Multiplex at Cramton Bowl, which overlooks the football field. This pregame event will serve breakfast sandwiches, hash brown casserole, fresh fruit, coffee, juice, bloody marys, beer and mimosas.


Pregame Reception Pricing
• Adults: $55 ($65 at the door)
• Kids under 10: $40 ($50 at the door)

If you are in search of NIU Alumni apparel to wear at the bowl game, then look no further than for all your needs. If you order by December 19, you will be able to pick up your purchase at the pregame reception at the Cramton Bowl.    

If you can't make it out to Alabama, there will be Camellia Bowl Watch Parties at the following locations: 

For more information or questions, please contact NIU Foundation Director of Events Dana King, '05, at or 815-753-5421. All sales are final. There are no refunds. 

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The excitement is not limited to Saturday, as there will be evening activities for all Huskies to enjoy on Friday, Dec. 22. There will be a Pep Rally for the Huskies from 6:45-7:15 p.m. at the Montgomery Union Station and Train Shed

Event Information



8:30AM - 4:00PM Sat 23 Dec 2023, Central timezone


Cramton Bowl
1022 Madison Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104 USA

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