The University of Houston has accepted an invitation to play in the BBVA Compass Bowl on January 4, 2014 against Vanderbilt from the SEC. For UH fans making plans to travel to Birmingham, AL for the game, UHAA has all the information you need on hotel accommodations, game tickets and events surrounding the bowl game.

Hotel

Book your hotel room at the team hotel at a special UHAA rate through Anthony Travel by clicking here

Sheraton Birmingham
2101 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd. N
Birmingham, AL 35203

Tickets

Purchase tickets to the 2014 BBVA Compass Bowl here and get all your up to date information from UHCougars.com

Events

Friday, January 3

Monday Morning Quarterback Club Team Luncheon
12 pm
Sheraton Birmingham

To purchase tickets, contact Michelle Banks at (205) 251-8423 or michelle@mmqbc.org. 

BBVA Compass Street Fest and Pep Rally
2-8 pm
 Historic Five Points South
2-4:30 pm - Live Music
4:45 pm - Dreamland BBQ Rib Eating Contest
5-6 pm - Pep Rally
6-8 pm - Live Music

UHAA Bowl Central
3 pm - 5 pm
Sheraton Birmingham

Pick up your tailgate wristband, your exclusive BBVA Compass Bowl gift and pre-purchase drink tickets for Saturday's tailgate.


UHAA Bowl Central

6 pm - 9:30 pm
Sheraton Birmingham

Pick up your tailgate wristband, your exclusive BBVA Compass Bowl gift and pre-purchase drink tickets for Saturday's tailgate.
 
UHAA Friday Night Reception
(Online tickets are no longer available but can be purchased on site)
6:30 pm - 8 pm

Sheraton Birmingham
Birmingham Ballroom

Help us kick off the celebration surrounding the Coogs' appearance in the BBVA Compass Bowl. Light hors d'oeuvres and cash bar will be available.

Saturday, January 4

BBVA Compass Bowl Fan Zone
Legion Field, East Parking Lot | 8:30-11:45 am

UHAA Tailgate Party
(Online tickets are no longer available but can be purchased on site for $45)
9-11:30 am

Fan Zone at Legion Field, East Parking Lot

Please join fellow Coogs under the big tent and enjoy a BBQ buffet, cash bar and a pep rally during this exciting pre-game tradition. The tailgate festivities are only available to those people wearing their tailgate wristband. RSVP deadline is December 31. Bowl information, tailgate tickets and wristbands will be available on site for $45.


8th Annual BBVA Compass Bowl
Legion Field | 12 pm

If you would like to make a donation to send a student to the game, please enter your amount here

FAQs

Where is the host hotel?
The Sheraton Birmingham located at 2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North in Birmingham will be the University of Houston's host hotel.

Tailgate wristband and your BBVA Compass Bowl gift can be picked up at UHAA Bowl Central on Friday from 6 pm - 9:30 pm in the Sheraton Birmingham which is located at 2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North in Birmingham. They are also available on-site at the tailgate on Saturday.

Can I purchase a tailgate ticket on Friday or Saturday at the Bowl?
Yes, but the cost will be $45 per ticket for people 5 years and older.

How do I get to Legion Field?
There are two ways to get to Legion Field. For driving directions, www.bbvacompassbowl.com/fan-guide.php

The BBVA Compass Bowl will provide complimentary roundtrip shuttle bus transportation from the Sheraton Birmingham and the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel to Legion Field on game day. The stadium shuttle buses will run from 8 am until 5 pm on game day.

Can I purchase a BBVA Compass Bowl gift without buying a tailgate ticket?
Currently, gifts are only available for people who purchase tailgate tickets. More information will be provided if any gifts remain.

Fan Guide

For stadium, parking, shuttle information, directions and more, check out the BBVA Compass Bowl Fan Guide