USC Football Weekenders

This fall, hit the road with USC! Pack your cardinal-and-gold and join fellow USC alumni at our 2019 Football Weekenders! From Provo, Utah to South Bend, Indiana, to Tempe, Arizona, join the Trojan Family to ensure that our Men of Troy feel supported at every away game.

Please note that Weekender packages do not include football tickets, unless specifically noted.  If you are looking for football tickets, please visit the USC Trojans football web page.

In partnership with the USC Alumni Association, local Alumni Clubs are planning a variety of events and activities at each of our 2019 away games. Activities included:

  • Pep Rally with The Trojan Marching Band
  • Pub Crawls
  • Local Attractions
  • Hotel Packages
  • Tailgates

Check out the tabs for detailed information on each of our 2019 Weekenders.

Fight On!

USC vs. BYU
September 14
Score: 27 – 30

Trojan Marching Band Concert and Reception – Advanced Reservations Required. Click here for tickets!
Date: Friday September 13
Time: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

*No walk-ups accepted*

*NOTE CHANGE OF LOCATION*
Location
: Park Meadows Country Club,
2000 Meadows Drive, Park City, Utah
Cost: $65; Heavy Appetizers & Cash Bar.

USC Alumni Club of Utah contacts:
Mac “SC” MacQuoid 435-640-0117
Laura Carrera Warnock – 801-598-0988

USCAA Official Pre-Game Tailgate

Join the USC Alumni Association for a pre-game tailgate brunch.  Enjoy a buffet, bar and a visit from the Trojan Marching Band.

Date: Saturday, September 14
Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm MT
Location: Utah Valley Convention Center 220 West Center Street, Suite 200 Provo UT, 84601

Online registration is now closed, but walk-up registration will be available for $80 at the door. Click here for more detailed information.

Kick-Off
Time: USC vs BYU Cougars – 1:30 PM MT
Location: LaVell Edwards Stadium

Transportation to LaVell Stadium
The Provo Bus (UTA UVX) provides free service to/from LaVell Edwards Stadium.  From the Utah Valley Convention Center, exit the South entrance and head two blocks East to University Avenue.

Guests should board the UVX bus at the Center Street Station and ride until the BYU Stadium stop.  No ticket or validation is needed.  A UVX transit map can be found here.

Game Tickets
If you would like to purchase game tickets, please contact the USC Athletics Ticket Office at (213) 740-4672.

Click here for more information on the USC Alumni Club of Utah.

USC vs. Washington
September 28
Kick-off 12:30 PM PT

Click your heels and head up to the Emerald City for what’s sure to be an exciting match up against the Huskies. Once in Seattle, don’t miss out the opportunity to connect with other alumni and friends by joining the local Alumni Club of Seattle at one of their weekender events!

Weekender Central

Weekender Central is located in the Westin Seattle, located at 1900 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101This is where you can pick up your credentials for Weekender events and learn more about club hosted events over the course of the weekend.  Additionally, both the USC Bookstore and the Alumni Club of Seattle will have a selection of USC gear and commemorative items of purchase. Weekender Central will be open the following hours:

Weekender Central Hours:
Friday September 27, 2019
10:00 am-6:00 pm

USCAA Official Pre-Game Tailgate
Join the USC Alumni Association for a pre-game tailgate. Enjoy a buffet, bar and a visit from the Trojan Marching Band.

Time: 3 hours before kick-off
Location: The Zone, located on the East Practice Field of Husky Stadium between the Waterfront Activities Center and Husky Softball Stadium.

PLEASE NOTE: A GAME TICKET IS REQUIRED IN ORDER TO ENTER THE ZONE
If you are interested in purchasing a game ticket, please complete this interest form and the Alumni Club of Seattle will be in contact with you the first week of August.  *Please note there will be a surcharge added to each ticket to support the Alumni Club of Seattle scholarship programs.

Kick-Off
Time:
USC vs Washington Huskies – Kick-Off – 12:30 PM PT
Location: Husky Stadium

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tailgate tickets.

Seattle Boat Tour
After the Rally, join the Alumni Club of Seattle as they host a Trojan boat tour on one of Seattle’s many beautiful lakes. Registration is now closed. Tickets are sold out! For more information, please contact Tanya Moran at tanyamor@usc.edu.

Date: Friday, September 27, 2019
Location: Lake Union, AGC Marina, 1200 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
Time: Boarding begins at 1:30 pm. The boat returns at 3:30 pm.

Trojan Marching Band
Don’t miss out on this time honored tradition. Join The Spirit of Troy in their annual Pep Rally! Free to all guests!

Date: Friday, September 27, 2019
Time:  12:00 pm Noon* (subject to change)
Location: Denny Park

Hotel Accommodations
Stay at our Host Hotel, the Westin Seattle. Please click here to book your room today!

Looking for other hotel accommodations? Trojan Travel continues to offer some of the best pricing and availability at hotels around the world!  Click here to make your reservations.

Rossier on the Road – Seattle Dinner with Dean Gallagher
Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Time:  6:30 – 8:30 pm
Location: Tulio Restaurant | 1100 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
Limited access event. For more details contact Matt DeGrushe at mdegrush@rossier.usc.edu

USC vs. Notre Dame
October 11-12
7:30 p.m. ET (4:30 p.m. PT)

Pack your Trojan spirit and join us as the Men of Troy take on the Fighting Irish! Make the most of your time in Chicago by meeting up with fellow Trojans at events hosted by the USC Alumni Association and Alumni Club of Chicago.  And don’t miss out on the official USCAA pre-game tailgate in South Bend.

See below for a schedule of Weekender events.

Weekender Central
Weekender Central is located in the Chicago Ballroom of the Westin Michigan Avenue, located at 900 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago ILL 60611.   This is where you can pick up your credentials for all Weekender events and learn more about club hosted events over the course of the weekend.  Additional, both the USC Bookstore and the Alumni Club of Chicago will have a selection of USC gear and commemorative items of purchase.  Weekender Central will be open the following hours:

Friday October 11, 2019
10:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday October 12, 2019
9:00 am- 12:00 pm

Trojan Marching Band Rally

Date: Friday October 11, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm Noon
Location: Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

Free to all guests!

USCAA Weekender Packages and Tailgate

The USC Alumni Association is proud to provide multiple ways to participate in the weekend festivities. See below for more details on our various weekend packages.

Weekender Hotel Packages
Notre Dame Weekender Hotel Packages include the following:

  • 2-night stay at our host hotel, The Westin, Michigan Avenue, Chicago. Room nights include Friday and Saturday, October 11th and 12th.
  • Admittance to a VIP Friday night reception.
  • Round-trip ground transportation between Chicago and South Bend on game day. Buses will pick-up and drop-off at The Westin.
  • Tickets to the official USC Alumni Association Tailgate.
  • A limited number packages with football tickets are available.

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

Game Day Packages
Game Day Packages include:

  • Round-trip ground transportation between Chicago and South Bend on game day. Buses will pick-up and drop-off at The Westin.
  • Tickets to the official USC Alumni Association Tailgate.

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

USCAA Official Pre-Game Tailgate
Join on the campus of Notre Dame for a pre-game Tailgate.  Enjoy a buffet, full bar and a visit from the Trojan Marching Band.
Adult and Child tickets are available.

Time: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm EST
Location: Notre Dame Campus, specific location TBD

USC vs Notre Dame Kick-Off – 7:30 pm Central

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

Chicago Architecture Boat Tour
Date: Friday, October 11, 2019

Experience the Chicago’s legendary architecture from the best seat in the house—the river. Join the Alumni Club of Chicago as they host a private Trojan architecture tour complete with full bar and some of Chicago’s favorite treats to eat. Click here to register now!

Hotel Accommodations
Looking for hotel accommodations? Trojan Travel continues to offer some of the best pricing and availability at hotels around the world!

Click here to make your reservations.

 

**Airfare is not included in any Weekender Packages.
**Cancellations received 60-90 days prior to departure will result in forfeiture of 10% of the entire cost of the trip per person;
30-59 days, 50% of the cost per person.
No refunds after Friday September 20, 2019.

USC vs. Colorado
October 25
7 p.m. MT (6 p.m. PT)

USCAA Official Pre-Game Tailgate

Kick off your weekender with a pre-game tailgate Trojan-style.

Time: 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm MT
Location: Boulder Beer Company, 2880 Wilderness Place, Boulder, CO 80301

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

Kick-Off
Time: USC vs CU Buffs– 7:00 PM MT (6:00 pm PT)
Location: Folsom Field

Game Tickets
Game tickets are available for purchase here through the USC Alumni Club of Colorado.

Please contact the USC Alumni Club of Colorado for more information on how to get involved.

USC vs. Arizona State
November 9
Kick-Off TBA

USCAA Official Pre-Game Tailgate

Kick off your weekend with pre-game Tailgate Trojan-style.

Time: 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm MDT
Location:  Macayo’s Depot Cantina

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

Kick-Off
Time: USC vs ASU Sun Devils – TBA
Location: Sun Devil Stadium, 500 E. Veterans Way, Tempe, AZ 85287

Game Tickets:
If you would like to purchase game tickets, please contact the USC Athletics Ticket Office at (213) 740-4672.

Click here for more information on the USC Alumni Club of Phoenix.

USC vs. Cal
November 16
Kick Off TBA

Join us in the Bay Area for a Weekender tradition as the Men of Troy take on the Golden Bears!

See below for a schedule of Weekender events.

Weekender Central
Visit Weekender Central at our host hotel, the Westin St. Francis at Union Square.  This is where you will pick up credentials for all Weekender events and learn more about club hosted events over the course of the weekend.  Additionally, both the USC Bookstore and the Bay Area Alumni Clubs will have a selection of USC gear and commemorative items of purchase.  Weekender Central will be open the following hours:

Friday, November 15, 2019
10:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday, November 16, 2019
TBA* (Based on game time)

Trojan Marching Band Rally

Date: Friday, November 15, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: UN Plaza, 355 McAllister St, San Francisco, CA 94102

Free to all guests!

USCAA Weekender Packages and Tailgate

The USC Alumni Association is pleased to provide multiple ways to participate in the weekend festivities. See below for more details on our various weekend packages.

Game Day Packages
Game Day Packages include:

  • Round-trip ground transportation between The Westin St. Francis, Union Square and Cal Bears Stadium on game day. Buses will pick-up and drop-off at The Westin St. Francis.
  • Tickets to the official USC Alumni Association Tailgate.

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

USCAA Official Pre-Game Tailgate
Join us on the campus of Cal Berkeley for a pre-game tailgate.  Enjoy a pre-game buffet, beer, wine and soft drinks before the Trojans take on the Bears. Adult and Kid tickets are available.

Time: TBA* (Based on game time)
Location: International House (iHouse), 2299 Piedmont Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94720

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

Hotel Accommodations
Join other traveling alumni and reserve your room at our Host Hotel, the Westin St. Francis. Click here to book your room at a special alumni rate today!

Looking for other hotel accommodations? Trojan Travel continues to offer some of the best pricing and availability at hotels around the world!  Click here to make your reservations.

Game Day Bus Ticket
Round-trip ground transportation between The Westin St. Francis, Union Square and Cal Bears Stadium on game day. Buses will pick-up and drop-off at The Westin St. Francis.

Click here for more detailed information and to purchase your tickets.

Kick-Off

Time: USC vs Cal – TBA
Location: California Memorial Stadium, 2227 Piedmont Ave, Berkeley, CA 94720

Game Tickets
Game tickets are available for purchase here through the USC Alumni Club of East Bay.

Please contact our Bay Area Alumni Clubs for more information on local alumni activities and on how to get involved:

Rossier on the Road – San Francisco Reception
Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Time:  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: John’s Grill | 63 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Event open to all USC Alumni working (or interested) in the field of education.
RSVP Link: https://rossier.wufoo.com/forms/rossier-on-the-road-san-francisco/
RSVP by October 30