Hawkeye Events are gatherings intended to bring Hawkeye fans, contributors and ticket holders together with Iowa coaches, athletic administrators and athletics development staff (and occasionally Iowa student-athletes) at numerous locations in Iowa between April and June each year. All Hawkeye fans are invited to attend; event program and cost varies by location. Future Hawkeye Events dates, locations and additional information coming in February!

Hawkeye Huddles

Free pre-game receptions are held on the road with the Hawkeyes prior to away games for football as well as the Big Ten Tournaments for men's basketball, women's basketball, and wrestling.

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I-Club Events

Members of the I-Club are invited to events throughout the year based on their giving level.

Annual Appreciation Event

Each spring the I-Club hosts the annual Appreciation Lunch, held on the concourse of Carver-Hawkeye Arena, prior to the public football spring practice. Members of the I-Club at the Bronze, Silver, Gold, Champion, Kinnick Society, and Kinnick Society Gold levels will receive an invitation to enjoy lunch with other loyal Hawkeye fans!

Fall Kick-off Reception

The annual Fall Kickoff Reception is held prior to one of the first home football games. For contributors to Iowa Athletics at the Golden Hawks, Champion Hawks, Kinnick Society, and Kinnick Society Gold levels. The pre-game luncheon is held at the Iowa Baseball Field (weather permitting). Invitations are mailed to qualifying contributors in July or August.

Kinnick Society Event

The Kinnick Society Event is held each fall at a surprise location for members of the I-Club at the Kinnick Society Level. Past locations have included the court in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, the endzone at Kinnick Stadium, and outfield of the Pearl Softball Field. Invitations are mailed in early fall to I-Club members at the Kinnick Society and Kinnick Society Gold levels.

110% Hawkeye Event

The annual 110% Hawkeye Event is planned exclusively for those Iowa athletics supporters who contribute 110% of their I-Club donation from last year. Members will receive an invitation to enjoy an event with other 110% Hawkeyes.

Named Scholarship Awards Event

The annual Athletic Named Scholarship Celebration dinner is held each winter and recognizes contributors of athletic named scholarships and the student-athletes receiving those scholarships. Invitations are sent to qualifying contributors.

Kinnick Society Gold Event

This annual event is planned exclusively for members of the I-Club at the Kinnick Society Gold level and is hosted by Director of Athletics Gary Barta. Members will receive an invitation to enjoy an evening with other Kinnick Society Gold members in addition to coaches and administrative staff.

Hawkeye Huddles

Follow the Hawkeyes on the road and join fellow Hawkeye fans for the Hawkeye Huddles!

Football Huddles

The National I-Club hosts free* pre-game receptions prior to all away football games and prior to any Bowl game. The Hawkeye Huddles are open to all Hawkeye fans and include cash refreshments, snacks, door prizes, Herky, and the Iowa Cheerleaders. The Huddles usually begin three hours prior to kick-off (but no earlier than 9:00 a.m.) and last for two hours.

*Note that in 2017 one huddle (Northwestern) will be paid huddle. The cost includes buffet lunch and refreshments. See below for additional details.

2017 Hawkeye Huddle Schedule

Iowa's Creative Corridor proudly presents the 2017 Iowa Football Hawkeye Huddles at all away football games this season. Hosted by the National I-Club, Hawkeye Huddles include snacks, cash refreshments, door prizes, Herky and the Iowa Spirits Squads.

Thank you to our 2017 Hawkeye Huddle sponsor, Iowa's Creative Corridor!

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Football Schedule

Hawkeye Hoops Huddles

The National I-Club host pre-game receptions prior to select away basketball games each year and prior to post-season tournament games. The Hawkeye Huddles are open to all Hawkeye fans and include cash refreshments, snacks, door prizes, and at select events: Herky, the Iowa Spirit Squad, and pep band.

Men's Basketball Schedule