Titan Winter Blast

Tommy Titan looking fierce in winter

We understand the love-hate relationship with Michigan winters, but we have the cure to those winter blues. Come to campus with your friends and family, and cozy up over some homemade chili, toasty drinks and good ol’ Titan camaraderie!

Saturday, Feb. 26
Student Fitness Center, McNichols Campus

11 a.m. - Indoor and outdoor activities:

  • The popular chili cook-off (stay tuned for release of this year’s student and alumni chili chef lineup).
  • Buffet featuring coney dogs from National Coney Island.
  • Open beer and wine bar.
  • Horse-drawn trolley rides through campus (25 seats per time slot, must reserve a time slot in advance).
  • Fire pits and s’mores.
  • Hot cocoa bar and cookie decorating station.
  • Fowling, a Detroit staple, brought to you.
  • Numerous games and activities, including cornhole, snowman can toss, face painting and kid’s winter-themed crafts.

1 p.m. - After the tailgate make your way over to Calihan Hall to cheer our Titan Men’s basketball team to victory over Purdue Ft. Wayne.


General admission includes tasting at chili cook-off, open beer and wine bar, picnic buffet, all family friendly activities and entertainment, and ticket to the men’s basketball game.


FREE — All games, activities and s'mores
$5 ($10 after Feb. 6) — Food and beverage package, including buffet, drinks, cookies, cocoa and chili cook-off tastings

General Admission/Non-Students

$20 ($25 after Feb. 6) 
FREE — Children 10 and under

COVID Safety Guidelines: Please check Titans Together prior to coming to campus to view the most up-to-date guidelines. Masks are required indoors when not eating and drinking. We’ll have extra masks at the event, if needed.