Saturday, September 9

CSU Ag Day is held in conjunction with the 36th annual Ag Day barbecue and tailgate celebrating CSU’s history and Colorado agriculture. High school juniors, seniors, and transfer students interested in the College of Agricultural Sciences’s academic programs and CSU athletics are encouraged to attend.

The day includes an admissions and university overview, a student-led campus walking tour, tickets to the official Ag Day barbecue and tailgate, and tickets to the home football game vs. Abilene Christian.


Register today to reserve your spot.

Date, Time, Location, Agenda

Saturday, September 9

8:30 A.M
Ammons Hall

Tentative Agenda and Kick-Off Time Coming Soon


Football Tickets

There is a $10.00 per-person fee to attend. Cost includes football tickets and reserved on-campus parking. Football tickets will be distributed to registered students and guests during the info session and tour.

Ag Day Tailgate & Barbecue

The Office of Admissions and College of Agricultural Sciences have partnered to cover the $17.00 cost of admission to the tailgate for one student plus two guests. Tickets for additional guests will available for purchase upon registration.

What You'll Get

  • Admissions and university overview
  • Campus walking tour
  • Tickets to Ag Day Barbecue and Tailgate
  • Tickets to CSU vs. Abilene Christian football game

Additional Tailgate and Game Information

Ag Day Tailgate and Barbecue

Since 1981 the College of Agricultural Sciences and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics have partnered with state-wide agricultural organizations and associations to produce Colorado’s premier outdoor barbecue from quality Colorado food products. The menu for the tailgate includes Colorado grown beef, pork, lamb, potatoes, beans, wheat, dairy products, and watermelon.

Ag Day Football Game

Each year the Rams honor our history as Colorado A&M by wearing throwback uniforms featuring our original school colors, pumpkin orange and alpha green. Fans are encourage to wear orange for this “Orange Out” game.


Contact Nora Cruz at email

Ready To Experience a CSU Tradition?

Registration is now open. Register today to reserve your spot.