Groundhog 2020 Party in the Park

Groundhog 2020 Party in the Park

Reserve a Spot at the Groundhog Alumni Dinner!


 Online Alumni Dinner ticket sales close Jan. 24.

Students in traditional residence halls may purchase tickets for a discounted price of $35 on Friday, Jan. 24.

In-person sales run through the Office of Student Affairs from Monday, Jan. 27 to Friday, Jan. 31.

Available Tickets for Purchase

Please keep in mind that there is a limited amount of each ticket available and all tickets are first come first serve.
What You Get Classic Ticket
Tower Ticket
Groundhog Alumni Dinner and Tower Ticket
Groundhog Alumni Dinner Only
Admission to Groundhog Park  
Unlimited Food  
Groundhog 2020 Stein    
Access to the Groundhog Den:
  • Covered Tent
  • Exclusive Beer Line
  • Private Restrooms
Reserved Parking near Groundhog Park      
Lamberti's Catered Dinner at 6:00 p.m.    

Reserve a Spot at the Groundhog Alumni Dinner!

Groundhog Schedule 2020

Monday, January 27

Tuesday, January 28
Cap House  8 p.m., Cap Bar

Wednesday, January 29
Quiz Bowl — 7:30 p.m., Rathskeller

Thursday, January 30
Get pumped for Groundhog TGIT from 9 p.m. - midnight in the Rathskellar! Be sure to be there in time to see Groundhog King and Queen crowned at  10:30 p.m. 

The Rathskeller venue has been extended to include the upstairs patio for the accommodation of all UD community members, alumni and guests who want to enjoy the concert.

Friday, January 31

  • Champagne Breakfast for UD faculty, staff and of-age students sponsored by University Advancement and hosted by the National Alumni Board — 10 a.m., between Cardinal Farrell Hall and the J.M. Haggar University Center
  • Heri Bert Bartscht Exhibit, Public Reception — 6p.m. - 8p.m., Beatrice M. Haggerty Art Gallery
    Bartscht was a successful Dallas sculptor and Emeritus Professor of Art at the University of Dallas after a twenty-nine year teaching career. For the first time in almost two decades, a significant collection of the artist’s work has been brought together. The exhibition is made up from loans from private collections, as well as, sculptures from University of Dallas permanent art collection. 

Saturday, February 1

  • Groundhog 5K — 9 a.m., The Mall
  • Third Annual Groundhog Seminar — 10:30a.m.,  SB Hall, Serafy Room
    Dr. Gerard B Wegemer will present Cicero’s Greatest Political Challenge: Fostering a Civics of Friendship in a Divided Polity
  • Powderpuff  11 a.m., Bob MacNab Rugby Pitch
  • Rugby  2 p.m., Bob MacNab Rugby Pitch
  • Men's Soccer — 4 p.m., Soccer Fields
  • Party in the Park  8 p.m. - Midnight, Groundhog Park