The seventh annual St. Marys Tailgate For Cancer will be held Saturday Oct. 10, 2015 in the parking lot of the St. Marys Eagles on East Spring Street. The Friday Night Tailgate Kickoff event will be Oct. 9, 2015.
The Oct. 10 Tailgate will feature the Ohio State-Maryland football game at Ohio Stadium. Game time is schecduled for 12 p.m. and the gates will open at 11 a.m. The Friday Night Kickoff is expected to begin at 6:30 p.m. with live music throughought the evening. Please see our "Schedule" page for details.
As in years past, the St. Marys Tailgate For Cancer will feature the football game on the Jumbo-Tron, live music, entertainment, tailgate beverages and food, along with various raffles, auctions and fundraisers.
The annual 5K Run and Walk will start things off Saturday morning. Complete details, including registration information, is available on our 5K Run Page. There will be place prizes and door prizes. Sign-up early to get an awesome t-shirt. This year post-race refreshments will feature a Bloody Marry Bar.
The Corn Hole Tournament will also be returning this year. Two-person teams can begin signing up when the doors open at 11 a.m. Sign-ups will close at 3:30 p.m. and the tournament will begin at 4 p.m.
This year, the live auction is scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m. after the game. The auction will take place on the main stage. Watch this webpage and our Facebook page for updates on live auction items.
St. Marys Tailgate For Cancer proceeds benefit the Urban & Shelley Meyer Fund for cancer research and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute. In addition to cancer research, St. Marys Tailgate For Cancer proceeds go to local organizations that provide direct aid to cancer patients in Auglaize and Mercer counties, as well as area crippled children and adults.
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