Friday, November 1, 2019
Illinois Men's Basketball vs Illinois Wesleyan
State Farm Center, 1700 S. Fourth St., Champaign IL 61820
  • Dads Discount Price: $15 per ticket
  • Game Time 7:00 p.m.
Illinois Men's Hockey vs Maryville University
University of Illinois Ice Arena, 406 East Armory Avenue, Champaign
  • Dad's Weekend Price: $10
  • The puck drops at 7:00 p.m.
  • Come and cheer one of the most exciting club sports teams on campus!
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Illinois Football vs Rutgers
  • Kickoff time: TBD
  • Football ticket in Dads section: $45 per ticket
  • Pre-Game BBQ: $23 per ticket
  • Combo Pack BBQ + Football Ticket in Dads Section: $65 per Combo Pack
Activities and Recreation Center (ARC), 201 East Peabody Drive, Champaign
  • BBQ starts 2 hours prior to kickoff.
  • This is an annual tradition that SELLS OUT every year! Everyone needs a ticket to enter BBQ. The menu for this event will be a traditional BBQ meal, whatever the start time may be.
  • Even if your student purchased season tickets, you will still need to purchase an additional ticket in order to sit together in the designated Dads Association Section.
  • Food will no longer be served after the opening Kick-Off of the game.
The Illini Dad's Association and No Comment A Cappella present: A Tribute to Dad
Foellinger Auditorium, 709 South Mathews Avenue, Urbana
  • $10 per ticket
  • Show starts at 7:30 p.m., doors open at 7:00 p.m.
  • General admission seating.
Sunday, November 3, 2019
IlliniDads 5K Fun Run
University of Illinois Arboretum (South Lincoln & Florida Avenues)
  • Price: $35 per participant, includes a commemorative t-shirt
  • Registration Starts at: 7:00 a.m.
  • Run Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
  • Start your Sunday morning with a beautiful run through an oasis of natural beauty at the University of Illinois Arboretum. This inaugural event is sure to sellout, so reserve your spots now.
Dads Sunday Brunch
Illini Union I-rooms, 1401 West Green Street, Urbana
  • $20 per person
  • 10:00 a.m. to noon
  • Bring your family by the Illini Union for a delicious brunch and final goodbyes before hitting the road!

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11/1 Illinois Men's Basketball Game # of tickets   @ $15 each = $0.0
11/1 Illinois Men's Hockey Game # of tickets   @ $10 each = $0.0
11/2 Pre-Game BBQ & Football
          ticket combo
# of tickets @ $65 each = $0.0
11/2 Single game ticket only # of tickets @ $45 each = $0.0
11/2 Single BBQ ticket only # of tickets @ $23 each = $0.0
11/2 Concert # of tickets @ $10 each = $0.0
11/3 IlliniDads 5K Fun Run # of tickets
@ $35 each = $0.0
         5k Fun Run Shirt: S:   M:   L:   XL:   XXL:  
11/3 Dads Sunday Brunch # of tickets @ $20 each = $0.0
Total Due: $0.0


  • Tickets for ALL events must be picked up in person.
  • The deadline to purchase tickets is September 30, 2019
  • All profits and proceeds from ticket sales support Dads Association projects, which include scholarships and grants for U of I students. Thanks for your support!
  • For Saturday's game day parking information, make sure you visit: Memorial Stadium facility information
  • Please note that during the entire weekend, parking is severely restricted and roads around the ARC are closed on game days.
  • For more information, contact the Illini Union Parent Programs Office at iuparentfamilyprograms@illinois.edu or 217-333-7063.

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