Florida Gators head football coach Jim McElwain is set to make 10 appearances at Gator Clubs as part of the program’s annual Gator Gathering speaking schedule, with Steve Spurrier participating in three more events, head basketball coach Mike White hosting four and athletic director Scott Stricklin making three stops.
The speaking tour is put on by the UF Alumni Association and Gator Boosters, Inc. in association with the University Athletic Association. Tickets are available to the public and sold to the respective events with proceeds usually going to support the club and fund scholarship opportunities for local area students.
» April 4 – Gainesville Quarterback Club (Gainesville, FL)
» April 25 – Central Florida Gator Club (Orlando, FL)
» May 2 – Atlanta Gator Club (Atlanta, GA)
» May 3 – Polk County Gator Club (Lakeland, FL)
» May 9 – Titletown Gator Club (Gainesville, FL)
» May 16 – Gator Club of Jacksonville (Jacksonville, FL)
» May 18 – Pinellas County Gator Club (St. Petersburg, FL)
» May 23 – Dallas/Fort Worth Gator Club (Dallas, TX)
» May 25 – Fightin’ Gator Touchdown Club (Gainesville, FL)
» May 31 – Emerald Coast Gator Club (Destin, FL)
» April 26 – Palm Beach County Gator Club (West Palm Beach, FL)
» May 2 – St. Augustine Gator Club (St. Augustine, FL)
» May 4 – Treasure Coast Gator Club (Vero Beach, FL)
» May 10 – Volusia County Gator Club (Daytona, FL)
» May 17 – Sarasota/Manatee County Gator Club (Sarasota, FL)
» May 22 – Northwest Florida Gator Club (Pensacola, FL)
» June (TBA) – Southwest Florida/Naples Gator Clubs (Fort Myers, FL)
» June (TBA) – Panhandle Gator Club (Panama City, FL)
» June (TBA) – Tampa Gator Club (Tampa, FL)
» June (TBA) – Space Coast Gator Club (Melbourne, FL)
Among locations not receiving visits from Florida coaches and/or staff during this year’s speaking tour are Broward County, Miami-Dade County and Leon County (Tallahassee).