Please download your full game day itinerary and
additional information on the right hand side of this page.

Welcome to the Official San Diego State University at NIU Tour! To ensure that all goes smoothly, please read the following information carefully, as it will provide valuable information about your trip. Thank you for traveling with us, we look forward to seeing you in Chicago!

Distributed at the Hotel Official Tour Credential
• Name badge, lanyard and ticket holder
• Game Day map
• Game Ticket


 To help tour hosts identify you as part of the Aztec Sports Tours group, we ask that you wear your official tour credential (name badge) for all tour related events. Your credentials will be distributed at the Aztec Sports Tours Hospitality Desk, located in the main lobby of the Westin. Tour credentials are required for the pregame tailgate and motorcoach transfer.

Game Day Itinerary/Information
Saturday, September 17

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Hospitality Desk will be staffed in the Westin lobby.

10:00 am

Meet in the hotel lobby to begin boarding the motorcoaches.

10:15 am

Motorcoaches depart for DeKalb. You will receive additional information upon check in regarding walking directions to the game and pregame.

12:00 pm (Noon)

Pregame Tailgate will take place at the Tent-A-Gate hospitality village south of the NIU Soccer Fields.

2:30 pm

KICK-OFF!   San Diego State at NIU


Following the Game

Meet the motorcoaches at the same location where you were dropped off. Walking maps will be provided on site. Motorcoach will leave 30 minutes after conclusion of game.

Tour Hotel

Westin Chicago River North
320 North Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 744-1900

Aztec Sports Tours Staff

Jessica Beckhart:
(217) 369-1206

Kyle McDonald:
(217) 714-1749