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Upcoming Events

September 9 - September 15

Purdue Flag Raising
Monday, August 5 – Saturday, November 30
Boilermaker fans near and far will show their unity this fall by flying or displaying a Purdue flag beginning Monday, Aug. 5, and then on the Friday and Saturday of every home game weekend.
Downtown Gridiron Club
Wednesday, September 11 – 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Outpost, 2501 Old U.S. 231 South, Lafayette, IN 47909
The Downtown Gridiron Club meets Wednesdays for lunch to breakdown the highlights of the previous week's Purdue football game. Coach Darrell Hazell is on hand to provide commentary, shed insight to the ins and outs of the highlights and answer questions. Single tickets may be purchased at the door for $25. Purchase tickets for the entire season (11 games) for $170. Tickets are transferrable. For more information, e-mail downtowngridironclub@gmail.com.
Fun Football Fridays by Purdue Alumni Student Experience (PASE)
Friday, September 13 – 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
West Lafayette Campus
Every Friday before a home football game is your chance to win just by wearing your PASE T-shirt or fleece and by knowing your stuff about PASE, Purdue University, and the Purdue Alumni Association. More Information
Boilermaker Special - Free Ride Fridays
Friday, September 13 – 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Stewart Center, west side
The Purdue Reamer Club is pleased to offer FREE RIDE FRIDAYS to the Purdue Community! Pick-up and drop-off are on the west side of STEW, approximately every 15 minutes. All rides are weather-permitting. More Information
Boiler Bridge Walk
Friday, September 13 – 5:45 pm - 6:15 pm
John Myers Pedestrian Bridge
Meet and greet the Boilermaker football team on home game weekends at the Boiler Bridge Walk. Marshalled by Purdue Pete, the cheerleaders and the Boilermaker Special, the football team takes the home game walk across the The John Myers Pedestrian Bridge into Lafayette.
Cross Country
Friday, September 13 – 6:00 pm
Boilermaker Cross Country Courts
Big ten preview for Purdue Cross Country. More Information
Women's Soccer - Purdue vs. IPFW
Friday, September 13 – 7:00 pm
Boilermaker Soccer Complex - Intersection between McCormick Road and Cherry Lane
Purdue Women's soccer host Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne with game eight of the season for Purdue. More Information
Singer-songwriter Mayer Hawthorne Performance
Friday, September 13 – 8:00 pm
Slayter Hill
Sponsored by Purdue Student Union Board (PSUB). Free. Rain location in Elliott Hall of Music.
Boilermaker gathering at Dauch Alumni Center
Saturday, September 14 – 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dauch Alumni Center
The Purdue Alumni staff will be here for each home football game to have the Spurgeon Hall of Spirit, Morse Library and Rudolph room open for visitors. Come in, check out the displays and take your picture on a life size replica of the Boilermaker Special. Game times have not been set for all of the games but the building will close at kick off so staff can cheer on the Boilers. Note: The Purdue Alumni Association will be serving lunch from noon to 2 p.m. (for this game only). Lunch is free for PA members and $5 for non-members. More Information
Boilermaker Crossing
Saturday, September 14 – 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sally and Bob Weist Plaza between Mackey Arena and the Brees Academic Center
Fans, especially families, looking for fun before home games will want to check out the popular Boilermaker Crossing. Meet the teams, play on the inflatable games, get prizes, pick up posters and more! Boilermaker Crossing begins approximately three hours prior to kick off. Boilermaker Crossing will be located in the plaza between Mackey Arena and Holloway Gymnasium. The event is free for the whole family.
211Ί Session
Saturday, September 14 – 5:49 pm
Mackey Arena
Tradition will redefine itself this fall, when a major pep rally, titled 211Ί , featuring the Purdue “All-American” Marching Band, first-year head football coach Darrell Hazell and the Boilermaker football players becomes a pregame tradition in Mackey Arena. This event replaces, and expands upon, the band's traditional Slayter Hill concert. More Information
LIve Music @ Boilermaker Crossing
Saturday, September 14 – 7:00 pm
Bob and Sally Weist Plaza between Mackey Arena and Holloway Gymnasium
Head over to the stage area of Boilermaker Crossing an hour before kickoff for a live musical performance.
Purdue vs. Notre Dame
Saturday, September 14 – 8:00 pm
Ross-Ade Stadium
GOLD AND BLACK GAME: Fans are encouraged to wear either gold or black based on their seat location to create a stunning visual effect inside Ross-Ade Stadium. More Information
Softball - Purdue vs. Lakeland and Purdue-Calumet
Sunday, September 15 – 11:00 am
Boilermaker Softball Complex
Exciting season opener for Purdue Softball team. Come out to see Purdue vs. Lakeland and Purdue vs. Purdue-Calumet. More Information