BOCA RATON, Fla. – Florida Atlantic University will celebrate College Colors Day on Friday, Sept. 1. College Colors Day is a national celebration dedicated to promoting the traditions and spirit that embody the college experience by encouraging fans, alumni, and students to wear apparel of their favorite college throughout the day.
Owl fans who celebrate on Sept. 1 by sharing photos of themselves sporting FAU apparel on social media, using the hashtag #FAU, will be entered to win FAU prizes.
FAU retailers are also getting in on the fun, offering special discounts to fans. Here are some of the retailers taking part:
- The Owls Fan Shop (fau.teamfanshop.com) is now offering 10% off with the code FAU10OWLS
- It’s Owl Time Store is offering 10%
- The FAU Bookstore will offer an additional 50% off clearance prices
- Kmart – Boca Raton will offer 20%
A list of official Florida Atlantic University Owls merchandise and apparel retailers can be found at fau.edu/gear. Currently, there are over 40 retail locations and 40 online retail providers to choose from, offering fashionable shirts, coffee mugs, hats, decals, novelty items, athletic apparel and more.
In addition to the College Colors Day celebration, the FAU football season home opener will also take place Friday night, at 8 p.m. The Owls play host to Navy in a game that will be televised on ESPNU. For tickets call 1-866-FAU-Owls, and get there early to enjoy free food, Coca-Cola brands sampling, giveaways, live music, special performances by the Marching Owls and Spirit Squads, and special pricing at the Bookstore.