Cowboy Corral

Join the Alumni Association before every home football game at the Cowboy Corral inside the ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center! Located at the corner of University and Hester, the Cowboy Corral is just a couple of blocks from the stadium and is your connection to all things orange on game days.


Times listed below are in relation to kick off.

4 Hours Prior

4th Avenue Parking Garage Opens

3 Hours Prior

Alumni Center and Cowboy Corral Open
Food Service Begins

2½ Hours Prior

Pep Rally - Click Hall

2 Hours Prior

Spirit Walk - Hester Street

1½ Hours Prior

Pictures with Bullet - East Garden (weather permitting)

½ Hour Prior

Cowboy Corral Closes
Food Service Ends


Game times will be posted when announced.

September 23 vs. TCU

Distinguished Alumni Day

October 14 vs. Baylor (Homecoming)

November 4 vs. Oklahoma

November 18 vs. K-State

November 25 vs. Kansas

Cowboy Corrals will not be held prior to week-night games or games with a kickoff before noon.

Food and Beverages

Enjoy hot Hideaway pizza inside and hamburgers, bratwursts and BBQ on the patio from Freddie Paul's. Wine, Iron Monk beer, water, tea and soda are also available for purchase.

Catch the Action

Watch other televised games from the Big 12 Conference and beyond on our two 15-foot high-definition screens! You can also win prizes during breaks with Cowboy Corral trivia questions.

Game Day Pep Rally

The only on-campus game day pep rally is at the Cowboy Corral, and it's FREE! Join us 2½ hours prior to kickoff to hear from special guests and get in the game day spirit with Pistol Pete, the OSU Spirit Squads and the Cowboy Marching Band.

Pictures with Bullet

Before he takes to the field of Boone Pickens Stadium, Bullet and his team stop by the Cowboy Corral for pictures with alumni and fans. Photos are available from OK Party Pix, or you can bring your own camera. Pictures with Bullet begins 1½ hours prior to kickoff (weather permitting).

Shop for Orange

The University Store is on hand at the Cowboy Corral with the latest orange apparel and merchandise. Pick up a last minute T-shirt or jacket for the game, and check out the weekly featured item. Don't forget - Alumni Association members save 10% on OSU merchandise!

No-Worry Parking

The Alumni Association offers on-campus parking close to all the action. Reserved, covered spaces are available for all home games in the new garage at University and Ramsey across from the Alumni Center for $500/spot. Make your reservation online. NOTE: Reservations are made on our Traditions Tailgate form, but parking only may be purchased.