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Family Weekend Ticket Sales

Tickets for select Family & Alumni Weekend events will go on sale at noon on Tuesday, September 19th. The deadline to purchase tickets is Friday, October 6th, but events WILL sell out so purchase your tickets early.


  • Don't forget to register for the weekend! In order to receive your tickets you must register your party. Please click the appropriate registration link on the left. To help us connect your ticket purchase to your registration, please use the same name for both.
  • Include all members of your party in your transaction (don't forget your student and yourself!)
  • Register and purchase tickets early – some events will sell out.
  • Registration must be received and tickets purchased by Friday, October 6th
  • Tickets are non-refundable. We are unable to issue refunds for tickets, please check with your student about their sports schedule, academic workload, and club/organization obligations before purchasing tickets.
  • On-line ticket purchases are subject to an on-line fee of approximately 13% per ticket.
  • All tickets will be available for pick-up beginning at 1pm on the first day of Family & Alumni Weekend.
  • As you enter your information please be sure to enter your email address correctly. Your receipt and other important information will be emailed after your purchase.

Available tickets

Please click on the title to purchase tickets to any of the following events: (All events not listed here are free to attend).

Build-a-Leopard - $15 per Leopard
Saturday October 14, Harvest Festival, Watson Auditorium.

Tickets are sold per Leopard, not per group, so if a group of four would like to make one leopard you will need one ticket. Please note that all other activities at the Harvest Festival are free, tickets are only needed to reserve your Leopard.

Improv Asylum - $25 per ticket
Saturday October 14, 7:30pm 126 Hanover St.

Please note that Improv Asylum is recommended for guests ages 17 and up.


Blue Man Group - $50 per ticket
Saturday October 14, 8pm Charles Playhouse

Please note that Blue Man Group is recommended for children ages 8 and up, no one under 5 is allowed in the Charles Playhouse.
**Strobe lights and haze are used throughout the show**


Shear Madness - $34 per ticket
Saturday October 14, 8pm Charles Playhouse

Please note that Shear Madness is recommended for guests ages 13 and up.


Duck Tours  - $25 per ticket
Sunday October 15, 10:30am, departing from West Lot
Sunday October 15, 11:00am, departing from West Lot

Please note that Ducks will travel in all weather, please check the weather before your trip and dress accordingly.  Ducks have attachable plastic walls to keep out the rain. 

If you're looking for more activities to fill up your weekend, the Info Hub sells passes to the Museum of Science, as well as the Omni theater and Planetarium at the museum ($5), and local movie theaters ($8-$9 depending on the theater) that can be used year round. You may inquire about these tickets when you arrive or contact