The University of Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics' Shasta Square provides an exciting pregame destination for Houston Football fans. The pregame zone is located on the east end of TDECU Stadium with easy access to the Gate 1 and the Icon Gate, located on the northeast and southeast corners of the stadium, respectively.
Located on Cullen Blvd., between Holman St. and Cougar Place Dr., Shasta Square features a wide variety of engaging pregame experiences including the official UH Student Tailgate area, IMG sponsor activation zone, local food trucks, a Beer Garden, Memorial Hermann Kids Zone, Little Coogs tailgate, Houston Athletics Letterwinners ("H" Association & UHCAA) tailgate and Shasta Square Group Tailgate package area. The area will open four hours prior to kickoff for each of Houston's seven home games.
Groups looking for the optimal, stress-free tailgating experience should look no further as Houston Athletics and corporate sponsor Aztec Tents and Events along with campus concessionaire UH Sports & Entertainment have the ability to provide full tailgate rental packages including tents, tables, chairs, game tickets and catering within Shasta Square.
Shasta Square tailgate packages are as low as $44 per person with a 150-person set up and start with 25-person set ups at $66 per person. Catering for the tailgate packages start at grilled all-beef hot dogs, southwest chili cheese, homemade kettle chips, fresh popcorn and iced tea with lemonade. Upgrades to all tailgate components are available upon request through UH Sports & Entertainment. Outside food and beverage is not permitted in the Shasta Square tailgate area. Full pricing breakdown and sign up can be found here.
Groups can secure their tailgate setup by filling out the form on the link belor or by contacting Houston Athletics Marketing at 713-743-9033. All orders must be placed and paid in full at least seven days prior to the requested game.
The UH Student Tailgate area will provide an area for UH student groups to secure tailgating spots with music from DJs and/or bands while enjoying food and drinks in a festive gameday atmosphere. Student organizations can sign up for a space in the area here.