University of Michigan Alumni Association

University of Michigan Bowl Central 

Official University of Michigan Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl Tour

Join us and your fellow members for the only official University of Michigan Bowl Tour and Tailgate.

Your Michigan Wolverines are headed to Tempe, Arizona to take on the Kansas State Wildcats in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl. As a member of the Alumni Association, you have the opportunity to join fellow fans at the center of all the bowl game action.

Official University of Michigan Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl Tailgate

The Alumni Association hosts the biggest and best pre-game tailgate party and we want you to be there.  Share in the festivities at this Michigan exclusive all-inclusive party. 

Tickets include:

  • All you can eat tailgate buffet meal
  • All beverages (including 'adult' beverages for those 21 and over; we will offer two ticket prices for the tailgate: adults and minors, adults who do not wish to pay for alcoholic beverages may purchase minor tickets but will not to be able to change once purchased)
  • Walking distance of stadium, at Desert Arboretum Park (doors will open at 5 p.m. MT)

Tailgate is exclusively for members of the association.  Not a member? Join now to ensure your spot at the best bowl party in town!

Tailgate ticket pricing:

  • Adult (21 and over) tickets are $75
  • Minor tickets are $50
  • Children under 5 years of age are free

Register is now closed. A limited number of tickets will be available for purchase onsite.

Click here for a map for the Official University of Michigan Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl Tailgate 

Parking information for the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl

Travel Package- SOLD OUT 

We have land-only tours available (charter not available); we will be happy to assist you in making air reservations from your departure city (on scheduled air).

Tours include:

  • 3-nights deluxe accommodations at the official team hotel
  • Pre-game tailgate party exclusively for Michigan fans
  • Deluxe motorcoach transfers to and from the game
  • Dedicated hospitality desk throughout

NOTE: All tour participants, ages 18 and older that are currently not enrolled in college, must be current Alumni Association members.   Please contact the Customer Relations Team by phone at 800.847.4764 or by email at, if you are uncertain of your membership status or that of the adults in your party.

*Joint memberships are available for spouses or domestic partners residing at the same mailing address.  If you are already a current single annual member, please select the $10 membership upgrade box on the bowl registration page.*

Not a member? Join now to ensure your spot on the tour!

Registration for the Official University of Michigan Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl Tour is no longer available.

*Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl Game-Day Packages- SOLD OUT 

Designed for members of the Alumni Association who live close to the game site, our Game-Day Package includes a ticket to the game (in the Michigan section(s)) and a ticket to the Michigan exclusive pre-game Tailgate Party.

Game-Day Packages include:

  • Game ticket in Michigan section
  • Official University of Michigan Bowl Tailgate Ticket

Please note we will NOT mail bowl tickets.  You may either select the optional 2-day shipping option when registering OR pick up tickets at the tailgate on game-day (only).

Game-Day Packages are exclusively for members of the association.  Not a member? Join now to ensure your spot cheering the Wolverines on to victory!

Game-Day Package Pricing:

  • Adult (21 and over) Game-Day Package is $160
  • Minor Game-Day Package is $135

*Buffalo Wild Wings Game-Day Packages are no longer available.

Alumni Association members who are also donors to Michigan Athletics and/or Michigan Football Season Ticketholders may have the option of purchasing Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl game tickets directly through the U-M Athletic Department. Look for an email from the Athletic Department or visit for more information. You may deduct the cost of game tickets from your Bowl Tour package. 

For questions, please contact or call us at 800.847.4764.


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