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The Sonny Dykes era of Cal football continues with the annual Spring Game presented by Shaw Transportation Management, held on Saturday, March 23 at California Memorial Stadium starting at 4pm PT.
Admission to this exciting event is free for all fans!
The day will begin at 11am with the uniform and equipment surplus sale and gates open for Spring Game at 3pm. Fans can enjoy a variety of giveaways, interactive games and activities culminating with the first-ever spring game in renovated Memorial Stadium.
"We are looking forward to seeing our fans for the spring game on March 23. We are pleased that fans have been able to enjoy the spring football experience with us and this will be a culmination of that. Together we will continue building the excellence of the Cal football tradition." - head coach Sonny Dykes
presented by Shaw Transportation Management
Saturday, March 23 at 4pm PT | Gates Open at 3pm PT
Free for All Fans
All seating is general admission for the Spring Game and will be located on the west side of Memorial Stadium. All normal game entry policies remain in place for the Spring Game relative to prohibited items.
Fans should enter Memorial Stadium through gates 1 - 6 on the west side of the venue. Click here for a map.
Campus parking will be open and available for tailgating at $10 per car in the following lots from 12 - 5pm:
- Upper Hearst Structure
- Foothill Lot
- Bowles Lot
- Boalt Lot
- Underhill Garage
For a parking lot map, click here. For additional parking information, visit pt.berkeley.edu. For bus parking, please contact the UC Berkeley Parking and Transportation special events office at (510) 642-5401.
For public transportation options, we encourage fans to take BART to the Downtown Berkeley station and enjoy a 20-25 minute walk through the picturesque Cal campus to Memorial Stadium.
Spring Game Shuttle Service
Two shuttles will be running from the Underhill Lot to Memorial Stadium on Saturday, March 23. The shuttle times will be 2:30pm to 7:30pm.
The pick-up location will be on Channing Way just west of the Underhill Lot entrance. The shuttles will be ADA accessible.
For a map of Underhill Parking, click here.
We will also have limited golf carts running from the Boalt Lot, Upper Hearst Lot, and Krober Plaza.
Uniform and Equipment Surplus Sale - 11am
Westside of Memorial Stadium with access through Lisa and Douglas Goldman Plaza.
Enter the stadium through gate 2 at Memorial Stadium from the grand staircase on Piedmont Ave or through Gridiron Way (formerly Kleeberger Parking Lot) adjacent to Maxwell Field. Click here for a map.
This is your chance to purchase new and used football uniforms, equipment, shoes and more! Inventory varies and will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Cash Only - prices ranging from $2-100 dollars.
Cal Bears Shop Merchandise Sale - 3pm
Lisa and Douglas Goldman Plaza
Check out the Cal Bears Shop merchandise tents for a huge sale on all of your favorite items!
Spring Game Giveaways! - 3pm
- The 1st 2,300 fans in attendance will receive an eco-friendly reusable Cal shopping bag to hold all of your Spring Game goodies.
- The 1st 5,000 fans will receive the 2013 Cal football Spring Game poster for autographs with team roster.
Scavenger Hunt Sweepstakes - Win a Road Trip Experience
- Pick up a scavenger hunt game card at the marketing tables, visit all of the tables listed to collect stamps then submit your completed game card for a chance to win airfare, game tickets and hotel accommodations for two to a Cal football road game.
Pregame Fun Zone and Kids Activities
Lisa and Douglas Goldman Plaza
- Inflatable games, face painting, poster making, football drills simulation, uniform dress station, pictures with cut outs, and more.
- Celebrate Oski's Birthday! The first 500 kids receive Good Humor ice cream birthday bars courtesy of Unilever
Food Options / Field Club
- Enjoy all of the great concessions on the new concourse located on the west side of Memorial Stadium. The exclusive Field Club will also be open featuring food and beverages, two levels of seating to relax and over 20 wide screen TVs to watch the game on the Pac-12 Network.
In-Game Events and Activities
Sign up at our marketing tables for a chance to compete in the following events on the field.
- Punt, pass, & kick competition
- Punt Return
- Quarterback Challenge
- Relay Race
Meet the 2013 squad, coaching staff and head coach Sonny Dykes postgame for a meet and greet with autograph session.
Spring Game Social Media - 23 Prizes in 23 Days
Visit the official Cal Athletics Facebook page for a chance to win 23 prizes in 23 days starting with Friday, March 1 up until Saturday, March 23.
More Cal Sports on March 23
Softball vs. Utah - 1pm at Levine Fricke Field, above Memorial Stadium
Women's Tennis vs. Colorado - noon at Hellman Tennis Complex
Women's Water Polo vs. Harvard - 1pm at Spieker Aquatics Complex