FANATICS - I wanted to take a minute to invite you all to our annual football season kickoff party on Aug. 23 at BenchWarmers located at 705 Ankeny Blvd. in Ankeny. Important details are below. What: CF season kickoff party Where: BenchWarmers in Ankeny When: Saturday, Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. Season ticket giveaway: As we did a year ago, Cyclone Fanatic will be giving away a pair of season tickets to the 2014 Iowa State football season. How do you get entered in the raffle? Buy a drink. For every drink you buy, you will be given a raffle ticket. We plan to do the drawing at around 10 p.m. More giveaways: Ever see one of those SWEET neon Iowa State Bud Light signs? We will have a drawing for one of those, as well as two $50 gift cards to BenchWarmers too. LIVE MUSIC: Ain't no party like a CF party. OF course, we will have live music bumping all night as well from MEWT, a local group that plays rock and alternative country. Will be lots of party covers on this night. DEALS: $2.50 Tall boys - Domestic$3 Fireball $10 single topping pizzas Anyway, this event last year was a blast and I really hope that we can pack the joint again. Thanks for reading and have a great day.