Alumni Territory Go Blue Homecoming Tailgate

We look forward to once again seeing you at the annual Alumni Territory Go Blue Homecoming Tailgate in 2019, as Michigan will take on the Iowa Hawkeyes on Saturday, October 5. As always, the tailgate will include tons of spirited entertainment, appearances by numerous University officials, games, and a host of fun for Wolverines of all ages. And, best of all, the Michigan Marching Band will once again lead us to the Big House prior to kickoff.

Event Info

  • Date: Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019
  • Location: Indoor Training Center (formerly the Indoor Track Building)
  • Time: 9 – 11:30 a.m.


  • An array of delicious tailgate-themed foods (including both breakfast and lunch options)
  • Cold beer and wine available for purchase
  • Appearances by U-M President Mark S. Schlissel and Athletic Director Warde Manuel
  • Surprise appearances by special guests
  • An exclusive performance by the Michigan Marching Band
  • Special “goodies” for members of the Association
  • Tailgate games and activities
  • Prizes and giveaways
  • And much more!

Ticket Info

Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Alumni Territory Go Blue Tailgate. Members of the Alumni Association are eligible to purchase a Homecoming Combo which includes a ticket to the Michigan vs. Iowa football game and the 2019 Homecoming Tailgate.

Buy your tickets early and save, Early Bird prices are valid until September 3, 2019. 

Ticket TypeEarly BirdRegular
Member Adult (Tailgate Only)$50$60
Non-Member Adult (Tailgate Only)$60$75
Child (5 or older) / Student / Recent Grad (Tailgate Only)$25$30
Child Under 5 (Tailgate Only, No Ticket Required)FREEFREE
Member Adult Combo$130$140
Member Child / Student / Recent Grad Combo$105$110

Host Hotel

Coming to Ann Arbor for Homecoming Weekend? We’ve secured a special room block with rates starting at $129 per night with breakfast included at the Sheraton Detroit Metro Airport located at 8000 Merriman Road in Romulus, MI. Book online or by calling 734.247.7678.