Lafayette Friends of Football Announces Maws and Paws Tailgate for Marist

Go Leopards! The Friends of Lafayette Football will hold a tailgate before each of the Leopards' games in 2005.
The Friends of Lafayette Football will hold a tailgate before each of the Leopards' games in 2005.

Aug. 31, 2005

EASTON, Pa. (www.lafayette.edu) - Lafayette Friends of Football will hold the first Maws and Paws Tailgate of the season on Saturday, Sept. 3 as the Leopards take on Marist at 7:00 p.m. in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

The evening's festivities will get underway with a tailgate at the west end of Leonidoff Field, in the parking lot of the James J. McCann Athletics Center, at 5:00 p.m. There is no charge for parking but availability is on a first-come, first-serve basis. The use of alcohol is strongly discouraged.

DIRECTIONS TO MARIST COLLEGE: (Once you arrive in Poughkeepsie on Route 9, you will enter the campus and see Leonidoff Field)

From Massachusetts:
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (90) West into New York. Take the Taconic Parkway South, and exit the Parkway onto Route 199 (Red Hook, Pine Plains). Continue on Route 199 West until you intersect with Route 308 West. Take Route 308 West into Rhinebeck where you will then intersect Route 9 South. Take Route 9 South about 15 miles. Marist College will be on your right.

From Connecticut:
From Southern Connecticut take I-95 South to I-287. Take I-287 West to I-684 North. Continue on I-684 to I-84. Take I-84 West to exit 13 (Route 9). Go North on Route 9. Marist College is located approximately 15 miles north on the left side of Route 9.

From Northern Connecticut follow Southern Connecticut directions beginning with I-84 West.

From northern New York:
Take the New York State Thruway South to Exit 18 (New Paltz). Take Route 299 East to Route 9W South; continue on 9W to Route 44-55 (Mid-Hudson Bridge) Poughkeepsie. Make the first right off the bridge and immediately follow signs for Route 9 North, Hyde Park. Marist College is located approximately 1-1.5 miles north on the left side of Route 9.

From New Jersey and points south:
Take the New Jersey Turnpike to the Garden State Parkway North to the New York State Thruway. Take the Thruway North to Exit 17 (Newburgh). Take I-84 East to exit 13 (Route 9 North). Marist College is located approximately 15 miles north on the left side of Route 9.

From New York City:
Take the Hutchinson River Parkway to 684 North to I-84. Take I-84 West to exit 13 (Route 9). Marist College is located approximately 15 miles north on the left side of Route 9.

 

 

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