UMES - Homecoming Tailgate (GENERAL ADMISSION)
Sponsored by the Division of Enrollment Management, Student Experience, Office of Alumni Affairs, and National Alumni Association.
SALES END AT 3PM.
HAWKCOMING TAILGATE POLICY
In lieu of recent events that have targeted the HBCU community, University of Maryland
Eastern Shore will be taking necessary precautions to provide an enjoyable yet safe
homecoming experience. You will see an increase in police presence, security
checkpoints and bag checks. Please know this is to protect the current student body,
staff, alumni, and the greater campus community. UMES is a smoke-free and dry
The tailgate will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2023 from 10am-4pm on the gated
track field. The tailgate is $10.00 for the public and free for students. If you leave the
tailgate, you will need to pay $10.00 to re-enter and pass the security checkpoints
again. No tents, large coolers, or grills after 10am. Those that have paid the $50.00 fee
to set up tents have to be present no later than 10am. The $50.00 purchase includes
entry for 2 people that need to arrive together, a table and 2 chairs. Vendors that have
paid the $300.00 vendor fee and met the qualifications to vend (Certificate of Insurance,
Food Handlers Certification, etc.) must also be present no later than 10am. Fee
includes entry for 2 people, a table and 2 chairs. Lawn chairs are permitted and will be
subject to search.
- Purses, backpacks, and bags larger than 4 inches by 8 inches
- Mace or pepper spray
- Tobacco or smoking products i.e., cigarettes, cigars, vapes, e-cigarettes, marijuana
- Drugs and Drug paraphernalia
Disruptive behavior will not be tolerated. Confiscated items will not be returned and will
Tickets are nonrefundable.
UMES Auxiliary Tickets (UMES Students MUST use their @umes.edu email for STUDENT ONLY tickets). Read each ticket description carefully, ALL SALES ARE FINAL.
UMES Student must use their @umes.edu email for UMES student ticket purchases on vivenu site. Your account password is whatever you created, if you have issues logging in, please start by resetting your password by clicking 'FORGOT PASSWORD' on the sign in screen.
If you did not receive an email with a digital ticket after making your purchase please contact [email protected].
ALL SALES ARE FINAL.