Parents for Penny: Parent & Family Spring Day

Parent & Family Spring Day

Fun for the Whole Family on Saturday, February 22, 2020!

Join fellow UofM parents, families, and students for a spirited day as we cheer on the Tigers and enjoy downtown Memphis. The event is an opportunity to connect with the University of Memphis, support your student, get to know fellow parents and families, and show your Tiger pride.

Cost of Events:

  • Parent & Family Spring Day Lunch Reception: $15 per person (does not include a basketball ticket)
    • Includes food, drink, spirit item giveaways
    • Includes entrance to the reception for your students
  • Ticket for Men's Basketball game vs. Houston
    •  After you register you will receive a separate email within 48 hours with a code to purchase basketball tickets for those wish to attend
      • You may choose to sit in the available section with the code or anywhere else in the stadium where seats are available.
    • Your student can attend the game for free with their UofM id to sit in the student section. If you would like them to sit with you, you must purchase them a ticket. 
  • Ticket for Women's Basketball game vs. USF
    • General Admission Adult Tickets are $5, Children 12 and under are free
    • Students get in free with id

Registration is now closed!

Schedule of Events

Lunch Reception
11:00 am to 12:45 pm
Halloran Centre, Downtown Memphis
Join us for lunch from Central BBQ and pick up your UofM spirit goodies! We will have a Tiger Spirit photo booth and activity for you to join in. Then head out to explore Beale Street and Downtown on your way to the FedExForum!

Service Project at Reception
Join us in a project to support our UofM students!

Men's Basketball vs. Houston Cougars 
1:00 pm tipoff
FedExForum, 191 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103

Women's Basketball vs. USF Bulls
4:00 pm tipoff
Elma Roane Fieldhouse, University of Memphis Campus,  Memphis, TN 38111

Parking Information

PFSD Parking Map


Holiday Inn University Center: $102 a night with Group Code: /SMERF

Hotel Indigo Downtown Memphis: $144 plus tax per night with parking discounted to $15 per night  

Parenting Students

Use the Register Today button above and enter your special promo code at checkout. Reach out to Rachel DuVall at Rachel.DuVall@memphis.edu or call 901.678.2115 for questions and more information.

Yell your loudest "Go Tigers Go," as you cheer on Penny and the Tiger Basketball Team!