The 11th annual FRYfest will take place on FRYday, August 30, 2019. All events listed take place at 300 E 9th Street in Coralville, Iowa. Details about the schedule of events for FRYfest 2019 will be released in June.
2019 Schedule of Events*
9:00am – 2:00pm – FRYfest Blood Drive, organized by the UI DeGowin Blood Center
10:00am – 8:00pm – Hawkeye Collector’s Showcase, presented by Concept by Iowa Hearing
10:00am – 8:00pm – World’s Largest Hawkeye Tradeshow & Pearson Kid Zone open
10:15am: 2019 Hall of Fame Class Panel
11:00am: 2019 Hall of Fame Class Autograph Session
11:30am: I-Club Luncheon with Coach Ferentz (separate ballroom, ticketed event)
1:30pm: 2004 Football Team Panel
2:30pm: 2004 Football Team Autograph Session // 2019 Football Pre-Season Preview with Gary Dolphin
3:30pm: Corporate Games Awards Ceremony
4:30pm: Ultimate Hawkeye Trivia Challenge
5:00pm: 2019 Hall of Fame Class Ceremony & Reception (separate ballroom)
11:00am – FRYfest Bags Tournament begins, presented by businessolver
3:00pm – High Porch Picnic Block Party Happy Hour begins
6:00pm – City Park, presented by Brown Deer Place
7:00pm – Pep Rally, presented by GreenState Credit Union on the Tigerhawk Stage
8:00pm – The Spazmatics, presented by Brown Deer Place
10:00pm – Fireworks, presented by Brown Deer Place
*schedule subject to change
2019 Panel Guests
2019 Hall of Fame Class: We look forward to honoring this year’s class during their panel and autograph session!
Jeremy Allen – Track & Field, Deb Brickey – Field Hockey, Eric Juergens – Wrestling, Marc Long – Swimming, Diane Pohl – Softball, Leroy Smith – Football, and Tangela Smith – Basketball.
2004 Iowa Football Team *
We look forward to celebrating the 15th Anniversary of the 2004 Big Ten and Capital One Bowl Champions! Please watch for updates as confirmed players will be added throughout the summer. Panel guests: Kody Asmus, Sam Brownlee, Chad Greenway, Warren Holloway, and Matt Roth.
*panel guests subject to change