Tickets are on sale through Oct. 18 for Cornell’s Fall Employee Celebration for staff, faculty, retirees and their families.
The celebration will take place Oct. 26, when the Big Red football team takes on Brown University at 1:30 p.m. at Schoellkopf Field, and the women’s ice hockey team faces off against Robert Morris University at 3 p.m. at Lynah Rink.
Discounted tickets are $5 and include the football game, the women’s hockey game and the Cornell Community Dinner at Barton Hall, 2:30-5 p.m. Other athletics events that day, with free admission, include field hockey, women’s soccer, volleyball and men’s soccer.
The dinner, prepared by Cornell Catering, will include Cornell barbecue chicken and pasta with grilled vegetables and marinara sauce. Vegan and gluten-free options will be available.
Free parking is available at Hoy Garage with a Cornell University ID.
Tickets can be purchased weekdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Oct. 18 at the Athletic Ticket Office in Bartels Hall, by calling (607) 255-4247, or by emailing the ticket office.
For the community dinner, volunteers are needed for set up (12:30-2:30 p.m.), serving and activities (2-4 p.m. or 3:30-5:30 p.m.) and cleanup (5-7 p.m.). Volunteers will receive an Employee Celebration T-shirt and a complimentary meal/game ticket for the day’s events. A volunteer form will be available soon on the Employee Celebration website.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for questions regarding volunteering for the event.
– Susan Kelley