The 9th annual FRYfest will take place on FRYday, September 1, 2017. Below is the 2017 event lineup. All events listed take place at 300 E 9th Street in Coralville, Iowa. 

2017 Schedule of Events*

9:00am – 2:00pm – FRYfest Blood Drive, organized by the UI DeGowin Blood Center
10:00am – 3:00pm – Hawkeye Collector’s Showcase, presented by Concept by Iowa Hearing
10:00am – 8:00pm – World’s Largest Hawkeye Tradeshow

10:30am: 2017 Hall of Fame Inductee Panel Discussion
11:15am: 2017 Hall of Fame Inductee Autograph Session
12:00pm: I-Club Luncheon with Coach Ferentz (separate ballroom)
1:00pm: Hawkeye Fashion Show/Product Showcase
2:30pm: Men’s Basketball Alumni Panel Discussion
3:30pm: Men’s Basketball Alumni Autograph Session
4:30pm: Ultimate Hawkeye Trivia Challenge
4:30pm: Women’s Basketball Alumni Panel Discussion
5:15pm: Women’s Basketball Alumni Autograph Session


2:00pm: FRYfest Bags Tournament Opens
4:00pm – High Porch Block Party Opens
6:00pm – The Pork Tornadoes 
7:00pm – Pep Rally, presented by The Eastern Iowa Airport on the Tigerhawk Stage
8:00pm – Arch Allies 
10:00pm – Fireworks

2017 Panel Guests*

2017 Hall of Fame Class: Kris (Fillat) Buchanan, Field Hockey; Robert Gallery, Football; Marty Kistler, Wrestling; Toni (Neykova) Bickford, Women’s Tennis; Barb (Willis) Randall, Volleyball; Andre Woolridge, Men’s Basketball; Tom Dunn, Men’s Gymnastics Head Coach

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Alumni panels will be announce in early August, please check back for updates!


*Subject to change