ESU Football

Family & Friends Day

Saturday, September 17, 2016


  John Blaufuss Scholarship Family Day 5K Run & 1 Mile Walk

8:00AM | Check-In Opens | Memorial Union East Entrance

8:30AM | Run/Walk Begins | Memorial Union

Click Here to Register

  Buzz Around

10:00AM - 1:00PM | Memorial Union, Butcher Hall, Visser Hall, and HPER

Come Buzz Around Campus! Enjoy discovering more about Emporia State University. Explore a variety of academic programs and services housed in Butcher Hall, Visser Hall, and the newly-renovated HPER building. Pick up your passport in the Memorial Union Bookstore, at any of the activities along the adventure route, or download and print one here. Search for objects in scavenger hunts, play games, discover our campus’s ‘hidden’ gems, and much, much more. Complete your passport and turn it in to the Memorial Union Bookstore where you can collect free student tickets to the ESU football game and you can register to win an array of great ESU prizes!

  Pre-Game Tailgating

12:00PM - 1:45PM

Enjoy open tailgating in the parking lots west and north of Welch Stadium, grab a bite to eat in the Hornets Nest (Memorial Union, Hornets Nest will be open 11:30AM-1:30PM), or join Hornet fans at the Watering Hole for the pre-game tailgate party (Milton Tennis Courts).

  MIAA Football

2:00PM | Welch Stadium

Emporia State plays Missouri Southern State University.

  Football Traditions BBQ Event

5:00PM Social, 6:00PM Dinner | Anderson Building, 2700 US Highway 50

Advance tickets are $50. To purchase advance tickets, call the Memorial Union Ticket Office at (620) 341-6378 or visit the Ticket Office in Union Services, located on the east end of the main level of the Memorial Union.