Parents & Family Weekend Tailgate
Time: 10:00am-11:30am
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Ferry Field, Entrance off of State Street near Yost Ice Arena


Our annual Parents & Family Weekend Tailgate is changing it up this year and will be located outside on Ferry Field, the site of U-M’s first football stadium!  Stop by to enjoy some food on your way to the game.  Menu is traditional tailgate fare including vegetarian and vegan options. This is a rain or shine and alcohol free event.

The Marching Band and student performance groups will NOT be featured this year due to location change.

Tickets: $20

Tickets will be sold through Parents & Family Weekend Registration



Personal Tailgate option with Tailgate Guys

This year Parents & Family Weekend will be offering a new opportunity for you to partner directly with Tailgate Guys to plan your own unique and personal tailgate for your family and friends!  Tailgate Guys can enhance your game day experience and take care of your tailgating needs from start to finish. Tailgate Guys provides everything you need to host your own private tailgate with luxuries including a reserved location, bellhop service, tent, tables, chairs, coolers, TVs, and food. Individual tailgates will be located on Ferry Field. Families that register with Parents & Family Weekend will receive a discount code for their personal tailgate.  This opportunity is seperate from the Parents & Family Weekend Tailgate.

For more information, check out the Tailgate Guys website or please feel free to reach out to Drew Fischer at or 734.680.5170.

Location: Ferry Field