Big Blue Slam 2024 Slam the Gators!

Big Blue Slam donors will receive an exclusive Big Blue Slam T-shirt and be entered to win two lower-level tickets to the UK-Florida men's basketball game on Jan. 31 in Rupp Arena.
January 22nd - January 26th

The 16th annual Big Blue Slam calls on UK fans to use their enthusiasm for the Wildcats to save local lives in Kentucky. The friendly rivalry with the Florida Gators is an important week to stock the blood shelves in the winter months when weather and illness can hinder collections.

Kentucky Blood Center leads the rivalry with LifeSouth Community Blood Center 9-6 after winning the last three competitions. 

Blood donors will receive an exclusive Big Blue Slam T-shirt and be entered to win two lower-level tickets to the UK-Florida men's basketball game on Jan. 31 in Rupp Arena.

Do You Bleed Blue?

All eight KBC donors centers and mobile drives, including at the University of Kentucky, will participate. Hours of operation and links to schedule are below. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome as space allows. To schedule an appointment, call 800.775.2522 or scroll down and click on a link below.