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Texas reveals fan activities for Orange-White game

Music, autographs, and more.

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On Monday, the Texas Longhorns revealed the full extent of fan activities planned for the Orange-White game on April 21, called “Under the Lights” because the kickoff will come at 6:30 p.m. CT.

The annual scrimmage will cap a big day of sports on the Forty Acres, as both the baseball and softball teams are scheduled to play earlier in the day.

For those interested in the full extent of the “Texas Football On-Field Experience,” gates 8, 14, 16, and 25 will open at 3:30 for activities like football skill stations, photo opportunities with Bevo and Smokey the Cannon, inflatables, tailgate games, and portraits by caricaturists. There will also be live music on two stages during that time, with artist announcements pending.

The first 10,000 fans in attendance will receive a commemorative “Celebrating 125 Years of Texas Football” poster. After the game, players will be available on the field the sign the posters for 45 minutes. There will also be a fireworks display at that time.

Here’s the full schedule for the day:

Noon: Softball vs. Oklahoma State (McCombs Field)

2:30 p.m.: Baseball vs. New Orleans (UFCU Disch-Falk Field)

3:30 p.m.: Gates 8, 14, 16 and 25 open (DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium)

3:30-5 p.m.: Texas Football On-Field Experience (DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium)

3:30-6 p.m.: Live music on Gate 8/Gate 25 stages (DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium)

4:30 p.m.: All stadium gates open

6:30 p.m.: Kickoff

Postgame: Player autographs/Fireworks show (DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium field level)