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Paint the Capital City Green Event Set For Aug. 24

July 13, 2017

By The Big Green Scholarship Foundation

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. –  The 20th annual Paint the Capital City Green event will be held Thursday, Aug. 24 at Embassy Suites Hotel in Charleston, the Big Green Scholarship Foundation announced Monday.

The athletic department’s largest indoor pep rally will begin at 6:30 p.m., and feature dinner and a live auction. Featured guests include football coach Doc Holliday, athletic director Mike Hamrick, various athletic department staff, players and cheerleaders.

The live auction will feature an all-inclusive trip with the team to Raleigh, North Carolina for the Herd’s road game against North Carolina State. That game is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 9.

All tickets include food and beverages. Those wishing to attend must RSVP by Aug. 17.

“Marshall University has always received overwhelming support by our fans in the city of Charleston,” Hamrick said. “We are excited about what we are accomplishing as an athletic department and the promise the 2017 football season holds, so we cannot wait to rally the fans together at this event as the season draws near.”

To purchase tickets or to receive any additional information, please contact the Big Green office at 304-696-4661 or, or contact the Marshall University Quarterback Club of Charleston at



Ticket Prices:

Event Sponsor – $2,500 (Reserved table for 10; opportunity to be seated with Marshall football players; priority seating; inclusion on all promotional materials for the event; event program recognition; special gift)
Table Sponsor – $1,000.00 (Reserved table for 10, event program recognition, special gift)
Individual Ticket – $50.00 (Admission to event; eneral seating)
Children (Under 14) – $25.00 (General seating)