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Gameday Information - UCLA vs. Colorado

Nov 11, 2021

UCLA Football will play host to the University of Colorado this Saturday, November 13 at the Rose Bowl Stadium. Kickoff for the game is set for 6 pm PT. The game will air on Pac-12 Network and on radio on AM 570/1150 and Sirius/XM: Ch. 113/198.

UCLA is using mobile ticketing for all events. Fans attending the games should download tickets to their smartphone prior to arriving at the Rose Bowl. View the online mobile ticketing guide here for more information. Tickets for Saturday's game are still available and can be purchased at

In accordance with the Pasadena Department of Public Health, all fans age 12 and older are required to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result within 72 hours of the game. Additionally, all individuals age 2 and older, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear an appropriate face covering while attending UCLA games at the Rose Bowl, except when eating or drinking. Highly-trafficked and touched areas will be cleaned and sanitized regularly throughout the game, and hand washing and sanitizing stations are located throughout the stadium. Current health department protocols are subject to change based on state and national guidelines. Click here for more information on the current policies.

Enhanced screening procedures, including the use of electronic security equipment at all gates, have been implemented at UCLA Football games. The Clear Bag Policy limits the size and type of bags that may be brought into the Rose Bowl. The policy is designed to provide more consistent screening and to expedite fan entry.

All donor parking areas and Area H/ADA general public parking areas will open an hour early at 5:30 am on Saturday. Lot H, Brookside Park, and Golf Course parking is sold by the City of Pasadena for $25 per car in advance and $30 on game day. Please note that advance single-game parking cannot be purchased on the day of the game. Fans are strongly encouraged to plan ahead and pre-purchase parking online here for a $5 discount off on-site pricing.

Parking is also available at the Parsons complex parking lot in Pasadena. Access to the lot is off of Fair Oaks Avenue and at 100 W. Walnut Street. Single-game parking in the Parsons Lot can be purchased on-site for $18. A free shuttle runs continuously beginning three hours prior to kickoff until one hour after the conclusion of the game.

The Rose Bowl, named college football's greatest stadium by Sports Illustrated, offers one of the best tailgating experiences in college football, with a variety of options for pre-game celebrations. The Fan Zone in Lot H offers a wide variety of public activities and photo opportunities. This entertainment area is FREE and open to the public four hours and 15 minutes before kickoff.

Fan Zone Tailgating Options:

Ralph's Ultimate Tailgate Experience (details)

  • 1 FREE Admission with a Ralph's receipt for $35 of qualifying purchases
  • Includes:
    • Open buffet & free non-alcoholic beverages
    • Four drink tickets, good for beer and wine
    • Flat screen televisions

Landmark Vineyards Century Club

  • An all-inclusive tailgate experience for 3 hours leading up to kickoff.
  • Entry is $75 per game and includes:
    • Enjoy a full buffet catered by Newport Rib Company and drinks at the full, hosted bar.
    • Watch other sporting events from across the country on TCL 65" TVs

Tailgater Concierge (details)

  • Providing turn-key tailgate solutions for fans with a reserved space and all the necessary tailgating equipment

Live musical performances including the UCLA Alumni band.

Food Zone

  • Featuring vendors such as Fat Sal's, Newport Rib Company, Fresh Brothers, and Auntie Anne's

Bruin Spirit Zone

  • Fans 21 and older can enjoy beer/wine, games on TVs, a live DJ and more.

UCLA Store

  • Shop the latest Bruin apparel, including the new Nike/Jordan Brand gear, and UCLA accessories in this 3,200 square foot space.

The UCLA Football team will arrive at the Rose Bowl via Arroyo Blvd at 3:30 pm outside Gate A, but fans should follow @UCLAGameday on Twitter for the most up-to-date information and for all their Rose Bowl gameday needs. Fans are encouraged to cheer on the Bruins along the west side of Arroyo.

The Rose Bowl gates open at 4:30 pm. Fans should be seated by 5:30 pm to witness pregame festivities, including the National Anthem performed by the UCLA Marching Band, who will also perform a military-themed halftime show that will feature a 100-yard United States flag carried by local Junior ROTC Cadets. The UCLA Marching Band will be joined by a joint choir from the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music for a rendition of "God Bless America" during the flag presentation.

In support of Veterans Day, UCLA will celebrate Veterans and members of our Armed Forces throughout the game, including recognizing the 2020 and 2021 UCLA Veteran of the Year Award recipients. These awards are presented annually to military service Veterans for their distinguished military careers, along with their contributions and service to the greater Los Angeles Veteran community. In appreciation for their service, all Veterans and current members of the military are eligible to receive two complimentary tickets to the game and may purchase up to eight additional tickets at a 50% discount. Tickets may be claimed through VetTix or by displaying proof of service at the Rose Bowl Box Office on gameday.

The Honorary Captain for the game is Brendon Ayanbadejo, a 13-year veteran of the NFL and a member of the Baltimore Ravens' Super Bowl XLVII championship team. Ayanbadejo graduated from UCLA in 1999 with a BA in history. He was an All-Pac-10 linebacker for the Bruins and won a pair of Pac-10 championships.

Rachel Garcia, a 2020 Olympic silver medalist, will be honored in the second quarter as the back-to-back winner of the Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year Award and the prestigious Honda Cup. Garcia is just the third student-athlete ever to be named a two-time winner of the Honda Cup. During her career as a Bruin, she earned first-team All-America honors four times, won three Honda Sport Awards and three Pac-12 Player of the Year awards and led the UCLA softball team to the 2019 NCAA title.

As a reminder, the UCLA Bruins Mobile App is available for download on iTunes and Google Play. Collaborating with Learfield and Sidearm Sports in its production, UCLA Athletics is pleased to offer the mobile app to all Bruin fans free of charge. The app, which allows fans to receive live score updates during events, sign up to receive push notifications about breaking news, and more, can be downloaded here.