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Early Bird Promo
Courtesy: NU Athletic Communications
03/21/2013
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Bowlin Stadium - 10 a.m. - April 9, 2016
vs. MICHIGAN WOLVERINES

The fourth annual World's Largest Softball Tailgate is set for Saturday, April 9 against the Michigan Wolverines in a matchup of 2015 NCAA Tournament teams. The tailgate is a completely free event.

The Tailgate includes:

  • Free Games and Inflatables
  • Free Prizes and Giveaways
  • Free Pre-Game Radio Broadcast
  • Free Face Painting and Balloon Artist
  • Free Autographs from the Husker Softball Team
  • 1 Free Hot Dog, Bag of Chips and Pepsi Product to the First 2,000 Fans
  • Free Admission into the Tailgate & Softball Game
  • NEW FOR 2016: FERRIS WHEEL

In 2014 (the 2015 event was canceled due to weather) Nebraska set a record with 2,204 fans who saw the Huskers defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes. Help us break that record on April 9 and come out and support your Nebraska softball team as it takes on Michigan, which finished as the 2015 national runner-up!

Tailgate III - april 19, 2014 vs. ohio state

Nebraska SWEEPS DOUBLEHEADER FROM OHIO STATE // Attendance: 2,204

No. 19 Nebraska won its sixth and seventh straight conference games by sweeping a doubleheader from Ohio State. The Huskers posted 8-0 run-rule victories in both games, as NU outscored the Buckeyes 30-1 in sweeping the three-game series.

The Huskers set a new record for the World's Largest Softball Tailgate in 2014, drawing the largest crowd in school history with 2,204 fans attending the event, eclipsing the record 1,840 fans to the event who attended the 2013 event.

Tailgate II - April 27, 2013 vs. #9 Michigan

Nebraska 3, Michigan 5 // Attendance: 1,840

Ninth-ranked Michigan scored four times in the topof the seventh inning to rally for a 5-3 victory over No. 16 Nebraska on Saturday afternoon in front of 1,840 fans at Bowlin Stadium, the third-largest crowd in stadium history.

The Huskers set a new record for the World's Largest Softball Tailgate on Saturday, drawing 1,840 fans to the event, surpassing the record set at Bowlin the year before when the Huskers set the record with 1,752 fans.

Tailgate I - May 5, 2012 vs. Wisconsin

Nebraska 4, Wisconsin 1 // Attendance: 1,752

The Nebraska softball team earned a third-place finish in the final Big Ten Conference standings with a 4-1 victory over Wisconsin in front of the third-largest crowd in school history on Saturday at Bowlin Stadium.

The Huskers set a new record for the World's Largest Softball Tailgate on Saturday, drawing 1,752 fans to the event. Illinois held the record with 1,445 fans in attendance at its 2007 World's Largest Softball Tailgate.

Following the game, Nebraska honored its six seniors playing their final game.