Tailgaters in front of the Holtzman Alumni Center

Saturday, Nov. 3, four hours prior to kickoff
Holtzman Alumni Lawn

Join the College of Engineering at the Virginia Tech Alumni Association Homecoming tailgate. The tailgate will include food and drinks, beer, music, and entertainment. The college will have its own tent.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering will have two design teams showing off their vehicles: Baja Team and Hybrid Electric Vehicle Team. Check out the vehicles and even take a look under the hood.

Get the chance to talk with our students about their experiences and learn more about the graduate programs that the Department of Mechanical Engineering has to offer in the D.C. metro area.

About football tickets

Tickets are on a first come, first serve basis. They are located in the South End Zone lower level. There are only four tickets per transaction and are limited to College of Engineering alumni who registered for the College of Engineering Alumni Tent as part of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association Homecoming Tailgate. Tickets will be available for pick up at the College of Engineering Alumni Tent.

Pregame HokieTalks

Join us Saturdays before you tailgate for our Pregame HokieTalks lecture series. The talks are held in the Holtzman Alumni Center and are free and open to the public. 

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Register here.



Football tickets are $70 each. 


For questions, contact Angela Mills, director of alumni relations for the College of Engineering, at amills3@vt.edu or 540-231-5753.