25th Annual Penn Family Day: October 21

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Faculty, staff and postdoctoral scholars are invited to bring family and friends to the 25th annual Penn Family Day on Saturday, October 21, 2017. 

Some of the things you can enjoy:

  • A free meal and games at the tailgate party.
  • Watch  Penn’s football team battle Yale live at Franklin Field.
  • Visit the Penn Museum for special activities and exhibits.
  • Watch Penn’s men’s or women’s soccer teams take on Yale at Rhodes Field.
  • Go for a skate at Penn’s Ice Rink.

Tickets are required for the tailgate and football game. You can get up to four free tickets. Additional tickets are just $8 each.  

Order tickets online at Penn Athletics Website or at the Penn Athletics Ticket Office located at Weightman Hall, until October 20 at 5 p.m.

25th Anniversary Blanket Give-Away

The first 250 family groups to arrive at the tailgate party will receive a Penn blanket compliments of the Division of Human Resources. (Complimentary blankets are available while supplies last. One blanket per ticket-holding group. You must have Family Day tickets to be eligible. Please present your PennCard at the check-in table to confirm eligibility.)

Free parking is available with your PennCard at two Penn garages:

  • Walnut 38 garage at 38th and Walnut Streets.
  • Chestnut 34 garage at 34th and Chestnut Streets.

For more information, contact (215) 573-2471 or worklife@hr.upenn.edu

2017 Schedule of Events

10 a.m.-5 p.m.Penn Museum, activities and exhibitsFree with PennCard
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Penn Tailgate Party Franklin Field, North Side (Enter at corner of South St. and Convention Blvd. or 33rd and South Sts.)

Food, fun, games and more

Tickets required
1 p.m.Penn Football Game Franklin Field, Penn vs. YaleTickets required
2 p.m.Annenberg Center, Zellerbach Theatre
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
20% Discount with PennCard (Code: PENN)
4 p.m.Women’s soccer, Rhodes Field Penn vs. YaleFree
4:30-5:30 p.m.Penn Ice Rink SkatingFree with PennCard, $3 Skate Rentals
7 p.m.Men’s soccer, Rhodes Field, Penn vs. YaleFree
7 p.m.Women’s volleyball, Palestra, Penn vs. PrincetonFree