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Nile Kinnick Stadium

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Address: 825 Stadium Drive, Iowa City, IA
Phone Number: (319) 335-3500
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For orientation

I was in the press box . Got lucky.we had our orientation there. Amazing view.w e had our lunch while seated at the press box seats.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Pankaj W
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Iowa City, Iowa
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Iowa City, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I was in the press box . Got lucky.we had our orientation there. Amazing view.w e had our lunch while seated at the press box seats.

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Thank Pankaj W
Iowa City, Iowa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Love to see the Hawkeyes play in their home stadium. Night games are amazing with a full house rocking!

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Thank Trudy P
Iowa City, Iowa
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this stadium is home to the Iowa Hawkeyes football team. Recent facelift- kids activities in the front of the stadium (the Krause family plaza) before football games- lots of vendors, food trucks for tailgating before the game. Parking limited, nearby neighborhoods often have parking for a fee- or park downtown Iowa City and walk over the Iowa River bridge to... More 

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Thank MDB678
Iowa City, Iowa
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Nothing beats Kinnick on a Fall Saturday afternoon! Rabid fans, great football, exciting atmosphere in a 1929 throwback stadium with bench seating (unless you pay big donor bucks to sit in the plush press box overlooking the field). Go Hawks!

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Thank Kinnick4Ever
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere here was like no other, even for having a blizzard the precious night. Great job to the workers that took care of the field! Beautiful inside and out!

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Thank bob2488
Iowa City, Iowa, United States
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38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

I!!! --- O!!! --- W!!! --- A!!! It happens with the Hawkeyes score a touchdown. The southeast corner begins with - I. Southwest follows with - O. Northeast adds - W. And northeast ends it with - A!!!!! Then it continues - sometimes until the next kickoff. Sometimes clear through the visiting team's possession. It's called atmosphere. It's called Kinnick... More 

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Thank Kevin K
Des Moines
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97 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

What a great stadium to go to and see your beloved Iowa Hawkeyes play a game. Nice big statue of Nile Kinnick out front, nice brick work and beautiful grounds. Better to park on a side street and walk so you can get some good food and buy some shirts. Tailgaiting here is top notch

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Thank Casey Y
Europe
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

great crowd, sufficient standing room and the final to an amazing season of the hawkeyes. we went there during an unusually snowy weekend and they did a good job cleaning off the field. the seats were still covered so keep that in mind should you ever go on a snowy day!

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Thank DisneyMarie
Iowa
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29 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

I may be a biased Hawkeyes fan, but you'd be hard pressed to find a better college football atmosphere than what you'll find at Kinnick. Food vendors set up outside the stadium, great crowd, tailgating galore, and still that feel of good ol' Midwestern hospitality! The one possible negative is that there isn't parking right near the stadium, but they... More 

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Thank AdamEnIowa
Urbandale, Iowa, United States
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

History was made with over 42,000 people attending a wrestling meet between the Iowa Hawkeyes and the Tennessee State Cowboys. There were fun activities prior to the match. Every seat has good viewing. The best selection of food is sold by the vendors in the south end zone area. The announcer was very good at explaining what was happening.

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Thank Carol G

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