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Groundhog 2022

Due to the university closing on 2/3 & 2/4, we will be offering pre-sale pick up on Saturday, 2/5 from 12 pm - 4 pm on the top floor of the Haggar University Center.

The Groundhog 5k & Powderpuff will be cancelled on Saturday morning, 2/5. 

 

 

Groundhog 2022 Tickets Are Sold Out!

Groundhog Week 2022: January 31st - February 5th

Groundhog 2022 Party in the Park will take place on February 5th, 2022. 

Groundhog Ticket Sales 2022

Groundhog Party in the Park Tickets

Classic Ticket: $45

Sweatshirt, general admission into Groundhog Park beginning at 8 p.m., beer and unlimited food.

Tower Ticket: $75

Sweatshirt, Groundhog 2022 stein, fast-pass admission into Groundhog Park at 8 p.m., and access to the Groundhog Den (adjacent to the alumni tent with its own beer line and private restrooms). Limit 400 tickets.

VIP Ticket (Groundhog Homecoming Dinner): $125

Sweatshirt, Groundhog 2022 stein, fast-pass admission into Groundhog Park at 8 p.m., reserved parking near Groundhog Park, access to the Groundhog Den (adjacent to the alumni tent with its own beer line and private restrooms), and a seated 4-course dinner on the second floor of Cardinal Farrell Hall in the Catholic Foundation Board Room, catered by alumni-owned Lamberti's Ristorante, at 7 p.m on Friday, February 4th. Limit 100 tickets.

IN PERSON SALES:

Monday, January 31st - Friday, February 4th (or until tickets run out)                      

Tickets will be sold on the 2nd floor of the J.M. Haggar University Center from 10 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday of Groundhog week (or until sweatshirts are sold out).

WLL-CALL:

Monday, January 31st - Friday, February 4th, at the Park on February 5th                   

Pre-ordered tickets can be picked up on the 2nd floor of the J.M. Haggar University Center from 10 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday of Groundhog week or at Groundhog Park on February 5th from 7:30 pm - 10 pm. 

 

Groundhog Schedule 2022

Monday, January 31st
Groundhog: Through the Years Exhibit  -- 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Stop by any time through the week to take a look at Groundhog through the years at the Groundhog Exhibit, complete with vintage pictures and Groundhog memorabilia. 

Tuesday, February 1st
Grounhog Cap House -- 8:30 pm -- Cap Bar

Wednesday, February 2nd
Groundhog Quiz Bowl  --  9:00 pm -- The Rat

Are you smarter than a Groundhog? Come find out at Groundhog Quiz Bowl! 

Thursday, February 3rd
Groundhog TGIT -- 7:00 pm -- Haggar, UD Mall

Join us for a night of music and cheer as we officially kick off Groundhog weekend with TGIT. Groundhog King and Queen will be announced at 10pm. 

Friday, February 4th

Champagne Breakfast  -- 10:00 am -- Cardinal Farrell Patio

Calling all Seniors! Join us for a complimentary breakfast and mimosa toast on the balcony of Cardinal Farrell. You will get to hear from your King and Queen as well as President Sanford. Sponsored by the Office of Development and University Relations Alumni Relations.       

* Cancelled * Alumni & Faculty Groundhog Happy Hour -- 5:00 pm - The Rat

Alumni & Faculty are invited to join us for happy hour to celebrate Groundhog! Join us on the mall for food/drinks, mingling with former professors, and starting Groundhog Weekend off early!

* Pending Date Change * Groundhog Homecoming Dinner -- 7:00 pm -- Catholic Foundations Boardroom 

For VIP Ticket Holders Only* 

Enjoy a seated 4-course dinner on the second floor of Cardinal Farrell Hall in the Catholic Foundation Board Room, catered by alumni-owned Lamberti's Ristorante, at 7:00 p.m.

  

Saturday, February 5th

* Cancelled * Groundhog 5k  -- 9:00 am -- The Mall

Speed is all you need to succeed! Join your fellow classmates and professors in the annual Groundhog 5k! Hope you can survive those hills!                  

Powderpuff  -- 11:00 am -- McNabb Rugby Pitch

Watch the underclassmen and upperclassmen women go head to head in the game of the century. Food trucks and drinks will be available.

Rugby Match  -- 2:00 pm -- McNabb Rugby Pitch

Come support the UD Rugby Club on Saturday! Trust us, it is way more exciting then any football homecoming game. Food trucks and drinks will be available.

Groundhog Party in the Park  -- 8:00 pm - 12:00 am -- Madonna Courts

Everyone in the UD community is invited to attend the 59th annual Groundhog Party in the Park! The park opens up at 8 pm. Food, drink, and cheer will be in large supply.