Red Raider Club Offers Variety of Bowl Packages|
December 14, 1998
LUBBOCK, Texas - INDEPENDENCE BOWL TRAVEL PACKAGES
The Red Raider Club has assembled four travel packages to accommodate Texas Tech fans planning to attend the Independence Bowl Dec. 31 in Shreveport, La.
The club has arranged for two Southwest Airlines charter flights, a two-day package priced at $490 and a one-day package priced at $399.
The first departs Lubbock at 7:30 a.m. Dec. 30 and returns immediately after the game the next day. It includes round trip airfare, ground transportation, one night hotel accommodations, a game ticket and admission to the bowl's Red, White & Blue pre-game party.
The second departs at 8:30 a.m. and returns after the game. It includes all of the above except hotel accommodations.
Two packages, for fans going to Shreveport, La., on their own, also are available, priced at $149 per person and $99 per person. Prices are based on double occupancy at the Holiday Inn-Bossier City, La.
The first is for persons arriving Dec. 30 and departing Jan. 1. It includes two nights hotel accommodations, game ticket and admission to the pre-game party.
The second is for persons arriving Dec. 31 and departing Jan. 1. It includes one night hotel accommodations, game ticket and party admission.
For more information, call the Red Raider Club at 762-2000. Reservations must be confirmed by Dec. 22, Tech senior associate athletic director Steve Locke said.
DALLAS RED RAIDER CLUB TO SPONSOR BUS TRIP
The Dallas Red Raider Club is also organizing a bus trip from Dallas to Shreveport for the Independence Bowl game for Metroplex area Red Raider fans. For more information, contact Homer Hensley at (214) 630-8324.
TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR INDEPENDENCE BOWL
Tickets are still available for the Independence Bowl game against Mississippi. Ticket prices are $25, $30 and $35. For more information, contact Homer Hensley at (214) 630-8324. Also, contact the Texas Tech ticket office at (806) 742-4412.