Saturday, Feb. 11 | 2 – 6 p.m. | Aldrich Park

Homecoming Festival tickets: UCI Students FREE with UCI ID card (registration not required!) 

Bring your Anteater friends and celebrate at our campuswide festival in the heart of
UCI at Aldrich Park. The festival will feature the following:

  • Learning Pavilions – Learn about UCI and participate in interactive activities in our large themed tents.
  • Family Fun Zone Presented by The Anaheim Ducks and Honda Center – Enjoy games, balloon artists, inflatable obstacle courses and more.
  • 4th Annual Student vs. Alumni Competition – Join in the fun to see who has the skills to win UCI challenges, and ultimately the title of homecoming trophy winners!
  • Food Trucks, Beer, Carnival Food and More 
  • Scavenger Hunt – Go on an adventure and collect prizes the more you discover. Top prize is a UCI sweatshirt!
  • Ferris Wheel – Take a trip to see Aldrich Park from the sky for free.
  • Greek Life Alumni Tent
  • Family Legacy Alumni Booth
  • Alumni Tent – Swing by to learn about our 38+ alumni chapters and how you can get involved in their upcoming events and activities.
  • FREE STUDENT Gift Presented by GEICO – The first 1,000 students will receive a gift, while supplies last.
  • Student Village – Visit the student village, meet student leaders, and learn about upcoming student events and activities. Is your student org interested in a table at the festival? Sign up here.
  • VIA Lounge Presented by Pepsi® Zero Sugar
  • Guest Appearances – Meet and snap selfies with Peter the Anteater, UCI Spirit Squad, Homecoming court, coaches, players and others.
  • Student Performances – Watch the dance and music skills of our students.
  • Main Stage Presented by University Credit Union
  • Homecoming Court Crowning On the Main Stage during the festival finale!
  • Fireworks & Pre-Game Rally – Get ready for the game and show your Anteater pride at the rally.


MEN’S BASKETBALL vs. UC RIVERSIDE  |  Bren Events Center

GAME TIME 7:30 p.m.

Join thousands of Anteaters for a capacity crowd at the Bren Events Center as UC Irvine Men’s Basketball hosts UC Riverside in Big West conference action!

UC Irvine undergraduate students are free with valid UCI ID. Student seating is first-come, first-serve and subject to availability. Please check your email for additional student ticketing information leading up to the event.

Did you know?… UC Irvine Men’s Basketball has finished in the top 4 of the Big West Conference for 10 consecutive seasons. The Anteaters are led by Head Coach Russell Turner, the winningest coach in program history.

Team and game related updates are available on and

For athletics related questions, contact the Athletics Ticket Office at (949) 824-5000 or


UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama presents Airness. “An exuberant comedy about competition, completion, building community and finding the “airness” inside yourself in order to heal your inner demons.”

Performances at The Claire Trevor Theatre:
Feb. 10 at 8:00 p.m. | Feb. 11 at 7:30 p.m. | Feb. 12 at 2:00 p.m.

To purchase tickets, visit

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