LEXINGTON – Tickets for Big Blue Madness at Rupp Arena will be available Oct. 3 at 6 a.m. at the Memorial Coliseum ticket windows on Euclid Avenue and online at UKathletics.com and Ticketmaster.com.
Madness, the first open practice opportunity for Kentucky's men's and women's basketball teams, is set for Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. Fans will be allowed to enter Rupp Arena beginning at 6 p.m.
Tickets are free again this year, and there will be a limit of two tickets per person at Memorial Coliseum. Online orders will have a minimal service fee attached, and there will be a limit of two tickets per household.
At the request of campus public safety officials, fans wishing to line up ahead of time at Memorial Coliseum are asked to do so no earlier than 8 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 30. The Athletics Department will provide portable restroom facilities, but safety concerns will prohibit the use of permanent, wooden-type structures, propane tanks or other open flames used in cooking.