Temple Football 2017 Kickoff Promotion



PHILADELPHIA (7/19/17) – The Temple University Football team can be seen taking part in the following promotional activities leading up to the 2017 season. Many members of the team will be on hand for these activities along with the spirit squad and mascot.


Sunday, July 23                     


Elmwood Park Zoo – Eagles Deck (1661 Harding Boulevard, Norristown, PA)

Meet the Owls – The Temple Owls will descend on Elmwood Park Zoo – home to Stella, Temple’s live owl mascot.  They will be there to sign autographs and greet visitors as part of Temple Athletics’ continued partnership with the Elmwood Park Zoo. Fans wearing Temple gear can take advantage with $2 off admission.  For more information about the Elmwood Park Zoo, please visit www.elmwoodparkzoo.org.


Tuesday, July 25                   


Reading Terminal Market (51 N. 12th St., Philadelphia, PA)

Eat with the Owls – Temple football team members will work the counters and serve food to patrons at Philadelphia’s iconic eatery. Bassett’s Ice Cream, Condiment, Flying Monkey Bakery, Hershel’s East Side Deli, Kamal’s Middle Eastern Specialties, Meltkraft, Pearl’s Oyster Bar, and Pennsylvania General Store, are among the list of participating vendors. Fans wearing Temple gear will receive various food discounts.


Thursday, August 10

Temple Night at the Phillies (Citizen’s Bank Park)

Temple Fan Fest Begins at 5:35pm (First Base Plaza)
Philadelphia Phillies vs. NY Mets at 7:05pm
Fans will be able to meet and receive autographs from various Temple student-athletes including members of the Football team.  Tickets with other Temple supporters are located in Sections 201-207 and are just $10 each. To order your tickets, visitwww.mlb.com/phillies/tickets/splash-page/temple-university and enter the promotion code: OWLS.

The Owls are coming off back-to-back 10-win seasons in which they were ranked among the Top 25 in both 2015 and 2016. Temple is one of 13 FBS schools to win 10-or-more games in each of the past two seasons and one of five (Alabama, Clemson, San Diego State, Western Kentucky) to accomplish that feat while also playing in its Conference Championship game in each season.

The 2017 Temple Owls open the season on September 2 at Notre Dame before beginning their home schedule on Saturday, September 9 against Villanova. For information on tickets, visit OwlsTix.com or call the Temple Ticket Sales Office at 215-204-TIXX (8499).