Fall Family Weekend/ Dad's Day


Family Weekend and Dad's Day will be held on September 8, 2018. More details will be posted as they are finalized.


Parent and Family Discount football tickets for this game have sold out. Tickets can still be purchaed for regular prices at: http://orange.okstate.com/tickets/

Additional events will be posted as they are finalized and usually include: living group events, movies, concerts, downtown events, Cowgirl soccer, Cowboy football and gameday events 

Residence Hall Co-sponsorship Request Form. Residence halls that host programs on Family Weekend/ Dad's Day can receive up to $300.00 toward programming costs. Application deadline is September 18th at 5pm


Friday, 9-22-17

Bedlam Cowgirl Soccer Vs Oklahoma – 4:00pm

The Cowgirls take on Bedlam Rival, Oklahoma in the big event on Friday evening.

Tickets - https://oss.ticketmaster.com/aps/okstate/EN/buy/browse

Faculty Recital: Dr. Ryan Gardner, trumpet –  7:30pm - Seretean Center for the Performing Arts

Housing and Residential Life’s Friday Night Frenzy - 9:00pm - 12:00am – University Commons Lawn - food, fun, inflatables, music, and the chance to get your picture taken with Pistol Pete!


Saturday, 9-23-17 

Dad’s Day Brunch – French Lounge – 270 Student Union - 10:30-11:30am - Enjoy a come-and-go breakfast with Dad before all the Game Day festivities begin. FREE Dad's Day shirts to the first 200 in attendance and souvenir "pictures with dad" from the ever popular PhotoBoxx!

Living Group Events - Individual, fraternity, sorority, and residence halls plan their own Dad's Day events. Check with your student to see what is planned for their living group or 

Spirit Walk – 12:30pm- Corner of Hester and Morrill Streets on the Northeast corner of the Student Union. Cheer on the coaches and team as they make their way from the Student Union to Boone Pickens Stadium.

Gameday at the Union - 11:30am- Student Union North Plaza - Stop by Gameday at the Union immediately before the Spirit Walk for loads of free fun

Gameday is a must for all Cowboy fans and features a spirit sign making station, temporary OSU tattoos, collectible buttons, and the ever popular Gameday photo booth where you can snap a unique family photo keepsake

Cowboy Football VS TCU – 2:30pm - Boone Pickens Stadium

Cheer on the Cowboys as they take on the TCU Horned Frogs

The Botanic Garden Game Day Open House - 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM — The Botanic Garden at OSU

Want to escape the hustle and bustle of the game day crowds? The garden is a captivating place to stroll with family and friends before heading to your favorite tailgate party. Make a visit to The Botanic Garden part of your game day activities in Stillwater.


Gameday Parking Options - Every Cowboy and Cowgirl knows it can be hard to find a hitchin’ post in Stillwater on a game day so here are a few options for parking on and around campus on game days.

  • Student Union parking garage – $35.00 for the day – The Student Union parking garage features mostly covered parking spaces on three levels, easy access to the Student Union which contains a large food court, University Store, lounges, restrooms and ATMs) and is only three blocks to Boone Pickens Stadium.

  • Downtown parking shuttle – PARK FOR FREE IN DOWNTOWN STILLWATER on 7th and Lewis St. Enjoy game day shopping and dining before catching a courtesy shuttle to Boone Pickens Stadium. Shuttle service begins 3 hours prior to kickoff and continues throughout post-game, with pick-up/drop-off approximately every 15 minutes.

  • On-campus parking spaces - Our enforcement hours for parking on campus are from 5:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday except where noted (i.e. Colvin Center meters or at reserved spaces for emergency, handicapped or physical plant vehicles) Visitors can park anywhere on campus as long as there is not a sign or barrier designating the lot or the space as restricted or reserved.

  • Community parking – Many community groups use game day parking revenue as a means to support their programs or charities. Parking lots near Boone Pickens stadium operated by church or civic groups offer convenient parking for $15.00 to $40.00 depending on location. Parking along city streets is allowed as long as your vehicle is not blocking a driveway, a fire zone or is left in a “no parking zone” as indicated by street signs.

Park Downtown for FREE Ride the shuttle from downtown Stillwater for free. Service is every 15 minutes starting three hours prior to kickoff and ending 2 hours after the game ends

Gameday Shuttles

Campus ADA map

Post Game Traffic Flow Map