Game tickets ticking away

Ticket sales for the Texas v. Arkansas game will be limited and only purchased prior to game day.

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Texas High defenders take down the opposing running back during last year’s opposing rivalry game.

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As the annual Texas vs. Arkansas game approaches, TISD is encouraging Tiger fans to get their tickets early before the showdown on Friday, Sept. 5. Tickets will not be sold the night of the game at Tiger Stadium.

For Tiger fans, game tickets will be sold in the Sullivan Performing Arts Center (3941 Summerhill Road) on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, Sept. 2-4 from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. or until sold out. Ticket purchases are limited to ten tickets per person. All tickets are Reserved Seating and cost $7. THS Student game tickets are available for $3 and can be purchased during lunch periods on Thursday and Friday at Texas High School.

Free Shuttle Bus services to and from Tiger Stadium will be offered by TISD. Riders must have a game ticket for boarding and seats will be offered on a first come first serve basis. Security will be provided at all parking sites during the evening to watch over vehicles and to assist fans with any questions. All shuttle rider will go through security screening upon boarding and bypass stadium security screening.

Texas side shuttles will begin at 6 p.m. and run continuously through the evening. Tiger fans will board the shuttle at the THS Student Parking lot (4001 Summerhill Road) and will be dropped off at a special North side entrance at Tiger Stadium.