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PlayStation Fiesta Bowl

The #11-ranked Washington Huskies are heading to Phoenix to take on #9-ranked Penn State in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl.  Find all of the game details on tickets, travel, entertainment and local viewing parties. We’ll be updating this page as details come in — stay tuned!

Game Day Details

Kickoff is at 2 p.m. MST at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ.


Secure your seats in the Washington section.

Visit Husky Athletics’ Bowl Central for more game day details!

 Husky Fan Lodgings

Need a place to stay in Arizona? The Hotel Valley Ho is the official Washington Alumni Hotel for Husky supporters traveling to Glendale for the 2017 PlayStation Fiesta Bowl. The Hotel Valley Ho is located close to the UW team hotel and offers plenty of local dining, shopping, and entertainment options for Husky fans of all ages to enjoy. For more information and to reserve a room, click the button below, or enter “FIESTABOWL2017” in the Group Code field on the Hotel Valley Ho booking engine.

 Purple Reign Tailgate

Dec. 30, 2017 | 11 a.m.  | Great Lawn, University of Phoenix

Join fellow alumni, friends and fans at the Purple Reign Tailgate at the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl, the official pregame party of the Washington Huskies.

Admission includes a tailgate buffet; hosted beer, wine and margaritas; exclusive Fiesta Bowl giveaways; appearances by Harry the Husky, the Husky Marching Band and UW Cheer and more, as we bring The Zone to Arizona! View a map of the location.

Tickets are $85 per person, $80 for UWAA or President’s Club members, $50 for guests under 21.
Admission is free for children ages 6 and under.

Advance registration is recommended.

Member giveaway! Show your member card at the Purple Reign Tailgate to get a cool, stadium-legal, clear drawstring backpack.

Show Your Purple and Gold Pride

Gear up for the game! Get your official bowl game and licensed Husky gear now.

 Looking for a viewing party?

Fans will be gathering all over the country to watch the game in the company of their fellow Dawgs. Party locations will be continually updated as they are confirmed. 

Team up for a volunteering opportunity

Dec. 29, 2017 | 8:30–11 a.m.
All Husky fans are invited to St. Mary’s Food Bank for a morning of service and community, organizing food donations for distribution in the Phoenix area. The Husky Band and Cheer squad will be performing, and Harry the Husky will stop by to show some Husky spirit.  Penn State fans are also invited, because when it comes to helping those in need, we’re all on the same team.

Details will continue to develop. Check back for updates!