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The Place at 117 | Dad's Weekend!
This first weekend of November 2018 marks Dad's Weekend at the University of Illinois. There is so much to do around town - check out our guide for the run-down!

On Friday night, cheer on the Fighting Illini hockey and basketball teams! The basketball game starts at 7:00pm and the hockey game starts at 7:30pm. Purchase your tickets here: http://tickets.fightingillini.com/

On Saturday, the big draw is the football game at Memorial Stadium, where our Fighting Illini will take on Minnesota. There will be tailgating festivities in Orange Grove. As a Dad's Weekend bonus, Block I is overseeing a Chili Cookoff just outside the stadium! Visit the event page for more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/554103391706989/
Alternatively, you and Dad can root on the Illini from a local game day favorite bar like KAMs or Red Lion.

Enjoy a concert by No Comment and Girls Next Door a Cappella groups at Foellinger Auditorium at 7:30pm Saturday night. Tickets are only $10 and can be purchased in advance here: https://illinidads.com/shop/illini-student-concert/

Before bidding Dad farewell, be sure to stop at the weekend brunch at Illini Union. Tickets are $20 in advance here: https://illinidads.com/shop/brunch-sunday/