TEXAS STATE
UNIVERSITY

@ GAILLARDIA FEST

ARTISTS

EXPERIENCE

A FULL DAY OF LIVE MUSIC, ESPORTS, TECHNOLOGY, SPEAKER SERIES, AND MORE ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES NATIONWIDE!

OPEN TO ALL COLLEGE STUDENTS!

THE QUAD

ULTIMATE SHOWDOWN

Register to compete in our onsite Super Smash Bros. Ultimate tournament presented by Twitch Prime for a chance to win Amazon.com gift cards. REGISTER TO COMPETE

PRIME STUDENT LOUNGE

The Prime Student Lounge will offer members a special wristband that includes access to our Main Stage Viewing Area and an all access lounge with charging stations, giveaways, refreshments, and more. Learn more and sign up for your six month trial of Prime Student. SIGN UP NOW

PRIME VIDEO LOUNGE

Ready, set, relax. Stop by our lounge to kick back with complimentary viewings of Amazon Originals series. Introduce a new series of ups and downs into your life with our custom see-saw. Finish in style with your fanciest dive into our promotional-item ball pit.

TECH HUB

The AWS Educate experience provides an opportunity for students to explore all of the possibilities within AWS cloud computing.

Calling all College Musicians, Rappers, Singers, DJs, & Live Performers of All Genres

Register to compete in our online/onsite tournament.

Upload your videos, get votes and you could be ON STAGE at FYGU Fest!

SPEAKER SERIES

Get inspired! Come listen and engage with a wide range of influential professionals including performing artists and music industry executives.

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THE FYG APP

Download our festival app for the full experience. Available in the app store.

FAQ

General Information

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What is FYG?

Find Your Grind, “FYG,” is a non-profit co-founded by Nick Gross and Natasha Gross, with the goal of answering three questions every student faces –

WHO AM I?

WHERE AM I GOING?

HOW WILL I GET THERE?

FYG stands for exposing, enlightening, and educating students and teacher to tomorrow’s possibilities through M.A.T. (Music. Art. Technology) programs to elementary, middle and high schools. FYG U is about creating a movement centered around music and technology that allows students to celebrate their passions and show them the possibilities of who they can be.

 

What is FYG U?

FYGU is a national festival and digital platform Connecting YOU with your favorite music artists, lifestyle passions and brands.

 

How do I register for my free ticket?

Get your free ticket here! You must show a valid student ID upon entry.

 

What are the festival date/hours?

The festival will be open from 4PM-10PM.

What is the address?

FYGU will be located at Bobcat Stadium West Lot at Texas State University 1100 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666

 

Where can I get a schedule for the event?

Download the FYG app (Available 04.04) for lineup, programming, speaker series schedule and map of festival grounds. Or go to www.fygufest.com (FYG app is iOS compatible only)

 

Re-entry policy?

You can come and go between 4PM-6PM. After which, you will not be allowed to re-enter the festival grounds after exiting.

You can bring:

 

  • Small clutch bags no larger than 4.5” x 6.5”, or approximately the size of a hand, with or without a strap are allowed
You cannot bring:
  • Alcohol or illegal drugs
  • Weapons or explosives
  • Fireworks
  • Drones or any other unmanned aircraft.
  • Kites
  • Umbrellas
  • Food or beverage from outside the event (empty bottles or cups will be permitted)
  • Glass of any kind, including glass bottles
  • Coolers of any kind
  • All bags larger than 12″ x 6″ x 12″
  • Artificial noisemakers (whistles, bells, air horns)
  • Video equipment, tape recorders, cameras with lenses longer than 6″
  • Amplified sound devices (Wireless speakers, etc.)
  • Megaphones, PA systems, air horns
  • Sticks, poles, flags or signs
  • Laser pointers
  • Laptops
  • Pets
  • Strollers
  • Chairs
  • Hammocks / other lounging equipment
  • Tarps / blankets
  • Personal transportation devices (skateboards, hoverboards, etc.)
  • Beach balls or other airborne objects
  • Water guns and water balloons
  • Flyers / stickers
Will there be food at the festival?

Food trucks will be onsite. There will also be a free water station.

How can I access the Main Stage Prime Student Viewing Area?
  • You will need a yellow wristband to gain access into the Prime Student Viewing Area
  • Yellow wristbands will be handed out at the festival entrance and in front of prime student viewing area.
  • To get a wristband you need to show you are a prime student member
  • Learn more and sign up for your six month free trial of Prime Student at: www.amazon.com/joinstudent
  • There will only be 300 students allowed in the main stage viewing area at a time and this will be based on a first come, first serve basis.
If my question wasn’t answered above who can I reach out to? Please reach out to your university’s student involvement board for further info:

Texas State University | 601 University Drive | LBJ Student Center, 4-4.1 | San Marcos, TX 78666

www.lbjsc.txstate.edu/involvement/saca.html

Facebook: SACA Texas State | Instagram: @SACATXST | Twitter: @SACATXST

 

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