SMU Hosts Mustang Fan Fair On April 20th
April 11, 2013
DALLAS (SMU) - As part of SMU Founder's Day Weekend, SMU Athletics will host Mustang Fan Fair on Sat., Apr. 20th, on Pettus Practice Field adjacent to Ford Stadium. Starting at 9 a.m., sports fans can watch SMU Mustang football practice and get autographs of Mustang greats and Mustangs in the pros including Kelvin Beachum, Russell Carter, Louie Kelcher, Lance Mcllhenny, Sterling Moore, Aldrick Robinson, Emmanuel Sanders and more. Kids can get pictures taken with Peruna and cheerleaders, and food, beverages and spirit gear will be available for purchase. Current players will be available for autographs after practice.
Admission and parking for this event and the adjacent Meadows Museum Open House are free and open to the public.
Following practice, kids may also compete in an official NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition. The NFL Punt, Pass & Kick (PPK) program is a national skills competition for boys and girls. The top finishers from each of the ten (10) groups will advance to a sectional competition. The PPK program is also free.
Due to NCAA rules, the NFL PPK competition will be open to all kids aged six years thru eighth grade. Competition will start at the end of SMU Football practice and will conclude at 12:30 p.m. Participants can register online or register that day starting at 9 a.m. All PPK participants are encouraged to arrive early for the competition. Proof of age will be required at check in.