FSU Alumni Association

2017 Seminoles Football Kickoff Party

Seminole Club Kickoff Party

Coming soon to a Seminole Club or Chapter in your area!

 

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Kick off football season with your local Seminole Club at one of the following exciting events! (All times are local.)

Want more information on your local club or chapter, including game watching parties and special events in your area? Find a Seminole Club or Chapter near you.

Don't see an event near you? Check back soon - new kickoff parties are being added every week!

Arkansas

Springdale

Hosted by NW Arkansas Seminole Chapter

September 2 | 7 p.m.

At the home of Gary and Fredna Goodman
8825 Crest Lane
Springdale, AR 72762

Free to attend.

Join us for the FSU/AL Game and meet Florida State alumni, fans, and friends of the Northwest Arkansas area! Please bring your favorite snacks and choice of beverage. Come as early as 6PM to get-to-know each other before the game starts.

For more information, contact Gary at garyfredagoodman@cox.net or visit the chapter's Facebook page.

California

Hollywood

Hosted by Los Angeles Seminole Club

September 2 | 5 p.m.

Rusty Mullet
1708 N Las Palmas Ave.
Hollywood, CA 90028

Free to attend.

Join LA Noles as Florida State kicks off the 2017 football season against Alabama! Food and beverages available to purchase, plus door prizes and giveaways during the game.

For more information, contact Steve Maffucci at info@laseminoleclub.com or 310.948.0160, or visit the club's website, Facebook or Twitter.

Playa del Rey

Hosted by Los Angeles Seminole Club

September 2 | 5 p.m.

Prince O'Whales
335 Culver Blvd.
Playa del Rey, CA 90293

Free to attend.

Join LA Noles as Florida State kicks off the 2017 football season against Alabama! Food and beverages available to purchase, plus door prizes and giveaways during the game.

For more information, contact Steve Maffucci at info@laseminoleclub.com or 310.948.0160, or visit the club's website, Facebook or Twitter.

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Florida

Destin

Hosted by Destin Seminole Club

August 16 | 6 p.m.

Harry T's
46 Harbor Blvd.
Destin, FL 32541

Free to attend. RSVP requested but not required; contact Nicole Browning at nicole@theppg.net.

Join Destin Seminole Club to celebrate the end of summer and the start of a great 2017 Seminole football season! Enjoy door prizes, drink specials and light hors d'oeuvres.

For more information, contact Nicole Browning at nicole@theppg.net or 850.598.0844, or visit the club's Facebook page.

Eustis

Hosted by Lake-Sumter Seminole Chapter

August 18 | 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Eustis Community Center
601 Northshore Drive
Eustis, FL 32726

$30 for youth and adults; $15 for children 10 years and under.

Advance registration requested but not required; register online at LakeSeminoles.org.

Join Noles from Lake and Sumter Counties to hear from special guests Gene Williams of WarChant.com and Dave Westberry, the Voice of the Marching Chiefs,  plus former Seminoles football players. Celebrate the upcoming season with a BBQ dinner from Oakwood Smokehouse and Grill, silent auction, door prizes, a cash bar and more!

For more information, contact Carleen Shepp at lakeseminoles@gmail.com, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

Ft. Lauderdale

Hosted by Broward County Seminole Club®

August 5 | 5:30-10 p.m.

Himmarshee Village
201 SW 2nd St.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

$15 in advance, $20 at the door.
Advance registration available but not required.

For more information contact us at info@browardnoles.com, or visit our website, Facebook or Twitter page.

Jacksonville

Hosted by Jacksonville Seminole Club®

August 18 | 5:30 p.m.

US Assure Club East
One EverBanke Field Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32202

$35 until 8/9, then $40 for 12+; $15 for under 12.

The Jacksonville Seminole Club is excited for the KICKOFF of the 2017 Seminole Football Season. Join Gene Deckerhoff and Mickey Andrews as they recap spring practice and preview what our Seminoles have coming up in 2017, including the opening game against Alabama! Your ticket includes FSU tailgate food, access to a silent auction, and a special program with Gene, Mickey and any former players who can make it. Reserve your spot for this Seminole event today - we will sell out!

For more information contact Michelle at michelle.moge@hotmail.com, or visit our website, Facebook or Twitter page.

Largo

Hosted by Pinellas Seminole Club

August 19 | 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Liberty Lanes
11401 Starkey Road
Largo, FL 33773

$20 per person ($80 per team); includes 2 games, shoe rental, and food!

Join us for the 2nd Annual Pinellas Seminole Club Kickoff Party and Scholarship Fundraiser! Come bowl and compete for prizes, bowl for fun or just come and hang out with your fellow Noles. Admission is $20 per person ($80 per team) and includes 2 games, shoe rental and food!

For more information, contact pinellasnoles@gmail.com, or visit the club's website, Facebook or Twitter.

Marianna

Hosted by Panhandle Seminole Club®

August 17 | 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Rivertown Community Church
4534 Lafayette Street
Marianna, FL 32446

Free for FSU Alumni Association members, $5 for non-members.

Get excited for the 2017 football season over a meal with fellow Noles fans and hear from special guest speaker Allen Durham, director of the Osceola and Renegade program.

For more information contact George Sweeney at sweenem@embarqmail.com or visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Melbourne

Hosted by Brevard Seminole Club®

Aug. 5 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Howard Futch Memorial Park at Paradise Beach
113 Paradise Blvd, A1A
Melbourne, FL 32903

Free to attend. RSVP requested, contact brevardseminoleclub@gmail.com or 321.775.3533.

Join fellow Noles in Brevard County to kick off the 2017 Florida State Seminoles football season! Enjoy burgers, hotdogs and beverages plus door prizes as you network with fellow alumni and fans. Lunch begins at noon; please bring a side dish to share.

For more information, contact Frank Fain at brevardseminoleclub@gmail.com or 321.775.3533, or visit the club's Twitter or Facebook page.

Miami

Hosted by Miami Seminole Club®

Aug. 19 | 4 p.m.

Carolina Ale House - Doral
8669 NW 36th Street
Doral, FL 33166

Free to attend. Advance registration is available but not required.

Come one and all and join the Miami Seminole Club celebrate the start of the FSU Seminoles Football Season. We will have lots of games, including cornhole, giant jenga, giant connect 4, and beer pong. Happy Hour Specials, including food, will also be available for purchase.

For more information, contact info@miaminoles.com, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

Orlando

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of Greater Orlando

September 2 | 4 p.m

Ferg's Depot
78 W. Church St.
Orlando, FL 32801

Free to attend. Advance registration is available but not required.

Join Orlando Noles for the Seminole Club® of Greater Orlando’s Third Annual Oyster Roast Fall Kickoff Party! Come enjoy delicious oysters and entertainment at Ferg's Depot leading up to the season-opener game watching party!

For more information, contact Preston Allmond at psa08@my.fsu.edu or 904-318-0910, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

Panama City

Hosted by the Panama City Seminole Club®

August 19 | 1-4 p.m

Sharky's Beachfront Restaurant
16201 Front Beach Road
Panama City Beach, FL 32413

$20 for adults and $10 for kids in advance. $25 for adults and $15 for kids at door. Advance registration is available but not required.

Join Panama City Noles for the Panama City Seminole Club® Kickoff Party!

For more information, contact Connie Warren at info@pcnoles.com, or visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Pensacola

Hosted by Greater Pensacola Seminole Club®

Aug. 24 | 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Sevilla Quarter Entertainment Complex, room Apple Annies
311 East Government Street
Pensacola, FL 32534

Free to attend. Advance registration is available but not required.

Join fellow Noles in Pensacola to kick off the 2017 Florida State Seminoles football season! Coach Mickey Andrews will be the guest speaker. Food and drink specials, prize give aways and a possible surprise speaker.

For more information, contact Zenda Swearengin at zswearengin@escambia.k12.fl.us, or visit the club's website or Twitter page.

Sarasota

Hosted by Sarasota Seminole Club®

August 19 | 4 p.m.

Mandeville Beer Garden
428 North Lemon Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236

$15 in advance, $20 on Aug. 18 or at the door; $10 "designated driver" ticket includes food specials only

The Third Annual Nole Stroll hosted by the Sarasota Seminole Club kicks off the 2017 Florida State football season! Join local Seminole fans for a night in beautiful downtown Sarasota and enjoy food and drink specials, door prizes, silent auction and more. Wear your garnet and gold with pride!

For more information please contact Amanda Myhrberg at sarasotaseminoleclub@yahoo.com, or visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Tampa

Hosted by Tampa Bay Seminole Club®

August 12 | 2 - 10 p.m.

The Italian Club - Ybor City
1731 E. 7th Ave
Tampa, FL 33605

$25 Pre-event, $40 Day of event.

Come on out and join over 5,000 fellow 'Noles as we celebrate the start to Football Season. Over 5,000 'Noles are expected and we have a first class event planned for you. From incredible food and drink specials, free FSU swag to mingling with famous ex-players, you do not want to miss this years event!

For more information please contact Grant Mechlich at Grant@gcmins.com, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

West Palm Beach

Hosted by Palm Beach County Seminole Club

August 19 | 8:30 a.m. shotgun start, 12:30 p.m. reception and luncheon

Breakers West Country Club
1550 Flagler Parkway
West Palm Beach, FL 33411

$550 golf foursome (includes kickoff party), $150 individual golf (includes kickoff party).
$50 kickoff party for youth adults, $30 kickoff party for childern 12 and under.

Former first-round draft pick William Floyd, who earned a national championship with the Florida State Seminoles in 1993 and the Super Bowl XXIX-winning San Francisco 49ers, will lead a group of former Seminoles football players at this year's kickoff event. Golf check-in and registration begin at 7:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.; the cocktail reception begins at 12:30 p.m. immediately followed by the luncheon.

For more information, contact Peter Burke at peter.burke@pbnoles.com or 904.349.4450, or visit the chapter's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

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Kentucky

Goshen

Hosted by Kentucky Seminole Club

August 20 | 3 p.m. - 7 p.m., dinner served at 5:30 p.m.

At the home of Gary and Susan Kreps
10814 Taylor Lakes Rd.
Goshen, KY 40026

Free to attend.

Please come and say hello to old friends or meet new ones - we've all got something BIG in common. We're fans of the Florida State Seminoles! Soft drinks and tasty BBQ are provided by the club but you are asked to bring a dish to share: appetizer, salad or dessert. A few beverages will be provided but for the most part, it's BYOB. Dinner will be served at 5:30. Plenty of time to swim, play bocce ball, cornhole and talk Seminoles!

For more information, contact Michelle Henderson at kentuckyseminoles@ymail.com or visit the chapter's website or Facebook page.

Massachusetts

Boston

Hosted by Boston Seminole Club®

September 2 | 2 p.m.

Battery Park Bar & Patio
33 Batterymarch St.
Boston, MA 02110

Free to attend.

Meet Florida State alumni and fans of the Boston area, and enjoy lawn games on the patio before the game kicks off!

For more information, contact bostonseminoleclub@gmail.com, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

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Nevada

Las Vegas

Hosted by Las Vegas Seminole Club®

August 13 | 1 p.m.

Downtown Grand Pool
206 N. 3rd St
Las Vegas, NV 89101

Free to attend.

Meet Florida State alumni and fans of the Las Vegas area!

For more information, contact Dara at lasvegasseminoles@gmail.com.

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New York

New York

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of New York City

August 12 | 5:30 p.m.

The Ainsworth Midtown
45 E 33rd St.
New York, NY 10016

The Seminole Club of NYC and the University of Alabama Club of NYC invite you a special combined 2017 football season kickoff party! Meet alumni and fans of both teams before they square off on the field during Labor Day weekend. Drink specialis available, plus a commemorative pint glass for each person in attendance at the event.

For more information, contact Jesse Wexler or general@nycnoles.com, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

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North Carolina

Morrisville

Hosted by Triangle Seminole Club®

August 20 | 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Lake Crabtree Park - Beech Shelter
1400 Aviation Parkway
Morrisville, NC 27560

Free to attend. RSVP requested but not required.

Celebrate the upcoming Florida State Seminoles football season with fellow alumni and incoming freshmen students at a special Seminole send-off and football kick off picnic! Enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, cake and door prizes; please bring a side dish or dessert to share.

For more information please contact Sean Kelley at sean_kelley45@yahoo.com, or visit the club's Facebook page.

Texas

Plano

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of North Texas

August 5 | 3 p.m.

Sambuca 360
7200 Bishop Rd, #270
Plano, TX 75024

Adults: $30 in advance, $40 at the door.
Youth ages 7-12: $15 in advance, $20 at the door.
Children under 6 years, free to attend.

Join the Seminole Club of North Texas for this year's kickoff party with special guest speakers, a silent auction for limited edition memorabilia, door prizes including Florida State gear, plus great food and fun with fellow Noles!

For more information, contact Tina Cleveland at info@seminoleclubnorthtexas.org, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

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Washington, D.C.

Washington

Hosted by the Seminole Club of Greater Washington, DC

August 24 | 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Union Pub
201 Massachusetts Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002

Free to attend.

Are you ready for some Seminole Football? Join the DC Noles for the annual Kickoff Social at Union Pub on Thursday, August 24 at 6:30pm.

For more information, contact contactdcnoles@dcnoles.org or visit the chapter's Facebook or Twitter page.