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    Bowl Game package question

    Does the University or Gridiron Club usually put together a travel package for when we go to bowl games? If so, does anyone know how much they usually run?



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    Re: Bowl Game package question

    Lot of usually's in that question. Iowa State doesn't usually go to a bowl game.



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    Re: Bowl Game package question

    They did last time, it was a bit pricey though.



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    Re: Bowl Game package question

    Quote Originally Posted by Messi View Post
    Does the University or Gridiron Club usually put together a travel package for when we go to bowl games? If so, does anyone know how much they usually run?
    Yes, the Alumni Association and others such as the Cyclone Club, etc. will have packages. Cost will depend on what all you include in the package. Also, local travel agencies will have packages that can include everything such as motel, meals, transportation, air travel, tickets, etc.



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    Re: Bowl Game package question

    I went with the alumni association to the Insight bowl and the trip was worth the price. It was a great time and everything was taken care of. Private flight, bus from airport to resort, resort full of Cyclone fans, bus to and from pep rally, police escort to game, snacks and drinks on bus back from game plus many other things. Had an amazing time!



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    Re: Bowl Game package question

    Quote Originally Posted by Me State View Post
    I went with the alumni association to the Insight bowl and the trip was worth the price. It was a great time and everything was taken care of. Private flight, bus from airport to resort, resort full of Cyclone fans, bus to and from pep rally, police escort to game, snacks and drinks on bus back from game plus many other things. Had an amazing time!
    If you dont mind me asking. How much was that per person?



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    Re: Bowl Game package question

    Quote Originally Posted by Ry4Cy View Post
    If you dont mind me asking. How much was that per person?
    **Found the info**

    Included in the tour package is:

    • Round-trip charter air service between Des Moines (air/land tour only) and Phoenix, Ariz.
    • Three (3) nights' accommodations, including all state and local taxes, at the Arizona Grand Resort or similar hotel
    • Breakfast each morning
    • Welcome reception with southwestern-style refreshments on arrival
    • Round-trip transfers between the airport and hotel (air/land tour only)
    • Luggage handling and porterage at the Phoenix Airport (air/land tour only)
    • A special alumni tour desk at the hotel
    • Admission to a pep rally featuring the marching band, athletics department officials, and ISU cheer squad (includes transfers)
    • Admission to pregame event
    • Police-escorted deluxe motorcoach transfer on gameday
    • Insight Bowl game ticket
    • New Year's Eve gathering following the game at the hotel with hors d'oeuvres and cash bar
    • Exclusive Insight Bowl souvenir
    • Insight Bowl souvenir name badge
    Prices per person as follows:

    Air/Land Tour
    Room with 2 adults, $1,489
    Room with 1 adult, $1,727
    Room with 3 adults, $1,445
    Room with 4 adults, $1,421
    Child in room (ages 2-12), $1,159

    Land-only Tour
    Room with 2 adults, $736
    Room with 1 adult, $989
    Room with 3 adults, $687
    Room with 4 adults, $662
    Child in room (ages 2-12), $389

    That was the info for the 2009 Insight Bowl trip.



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    Re: Bowl Game package question

    Quote Originally Posted by Me State View Post
    **Found the info**

    Included in the tour package is:

    • Round-trip charter air service between Des Moines (air/land tour only) and Phoenix, Ariz.
    • Three (3) nights' accommodations, including all state and local taxes, at the Arizona Grand Resort or similar hotel
    • Breakfast each morning
    • Welcome reception with southwestern-style refreshments on arrival
    • Round-trip transfers between the airport and hotel (air/land tour only)
    • Luggage handling and porterage at the Phoenix Airport (air/land tour only)
    • A special alumni tour desk at the hotel
    • Admission to a pep rally featuring the marching band, athletics department officials, and ISU cheer squad (includes transfers)
    • Admission to pregame event
    • Police-escorted deluxe motorcoach transfer on gameday
    • Insight Bowl game ticket
    • New Year's Eve gathering following the game at the hotel with hors d'oeuvres and cash bar
    • Exclusive Insight Bowl souvenir
    • Insight Bowl souvenir name badge
    Prices per person as follows:

    Air/Land Tour
    Room with 2 adults, $1,489
    Room with 1 adult, $1,727
    Room with 3 adults, $1,445
    Room with 4 adults, $1,421
    Child in room (ages 2-12), $1,159

    Land-only Tour
    Room with 2 adults, $736
    Room with 1 adult, $989
    Room with 3 adults, $687
    Room with 4 adults, $662
    Child in room (ages 2-12), $389

    That was the info for the 2009 Insight Bowl trip.
    Thank you



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