U of A to sell beer, wine at football games

UA to sell beer and wine at football games
Published: Jul. 26, 2018 at 4:22 PM MST|Updated: Jul. 26, 2018 at 8:47 PM MST
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Big news for Arizona Wildcat football fans this week.

University of Arizona  Athletic Director Dave Heeke announced that beer and wine will be sold inside Arizona Stadium.

Alcohol will be served starting this fall with game one vs. BYU on September 1.

The beer sales will begin when the gates open 90 minutes before kickoff, and sales will be cut off at the end of the 3rd quarter.

U of A says, the beer and wine will be served in a controlled environment. There will also be increased security and people of legal age who are drinking will be required to wear wristbands.

Arizona has not selected a vendor yet, they hope to have one selected in 2 weeks.

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