The program for the Sept. 13 Rockville High School football opener is taking shape.
Kickoff is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. for the game against E.O. Smith, but the gates will open at 5 p.m. for a variety of games and activities, particularly for the youngsters.
They will include:
• A bounce house • A joust arena • A dunk tank, sponsored by the RHS Marching Ram Band. • Games • Plenty of food, and Chef Chris Avtges, the new food services director will debut the Ram Burger. • Fire trucks, courtesy of the Vernon Fire Department
New Principal Andrew Rockett has signed up for a dunk tank time slot. Other special guests will dare fans to dunk them.
The RHS band and cheerleading squad will also perform.
Several pre-game ceremonies are also scheduled, including an honor guard presenting the colors.
The RHS Football Booster Club is making free tickets available to the event. For pickup locations, contact the club via its Web site: