University of Wisconsin–Madison

Football Game Days for Parents and Families

2019 Details

Find out why Madison is ranked the No. 1 college football town in America! Each fall, the Parent and Family Program partners with Wisconsin Athletics to offer families a chance to attend a UW football game. Tickets for the select home games are offered to parents and families before they go on sale to the general public.

Please note, this event is separate from Family Weekend.

Game Dates and Prices

Two game days will be offered in 2019. They are:

Saturday, September 28 vs. Northwestern: $85 (plus fees)
Saturday, October 5 vs. Kent State: $60 (plus fees)

Ticket Sale

Tickets will go on sale on Thursday, July 11 at 8:30 a.m. CDT. A link will be available on this web page that allows you to purchase tickets. Please note that only six tickets can be purchased at a time.


Contact the UW Athletics Ticket Office at 608-262-1440 or the Parent and Family Program at 1-877-262-3977.

Experience a football game with your student!

Family dressed in red pose for Parent Program tailgate activity