Sept. 4: Minnesota State day at the ballpark

By Robert Boos
Posted August 29, 2016

Sept. 4: Minnesota State day at the ballpark

The university community is invited to a special event hosted by Minnesota State this coming weekend. Students, staff, faculty, alumni, donors are all encouraged to attend.  We hope you’ll consider joining.



 Join us at the ballpark!

Sunday, Sept. 4 will be a fun day at Target Field in downtown Minneapolis to celebrate our students and kick off the renewed “Access to Excellence” scholarship campaign.  We have a goal to raise $50 million in the next two years.

WHAT: Minnesota Twins vs. Chicago White Sox, with pre-game, on-field celebration of our students, colleges, universities, Minnesota State and the kick off of the Access to Excellence campaign

DATE: Sunday, Sept. 4

TIME:  1:10 p.m. game start, but you’ll want to be in your seat by 12:30 p.m. for the pre-game festivities that will include our mascots and students leading on-field games with kids and TC Bear (gates open at 11:10 a.m.)

WHO:  Students, parents, alumni, faculty, staff, scholarship donors, trustees; anyone who believes in our students and loves our colleges and universities

COST:   There are three discounted ticket options, ranging from $15 to $36.  You can purchase as many as you’d like, so bring your friends, family and colleagues.  Purchase tickets online here:

WEAR:  A Minnesota State shirt, or your favorite Metropolitan State University shirt