Join the Illinois State Society, the Alumni Club of the University of Chicago, and other alum groups from across Illinois at the first annual All Illinois Alumni Homecoming Tailgate. Whether you are a graduate of an Illinois college or university, an Illinoisan by birth, or just a fan of the Land of Lincoln, join us as we celebrate autumn with collegiate spirit!

Tickets to the event must be purchased at the Illinois State Society site.  Admissions are:

  • Free - Free Ticket for Paid Illinois State Society members
  • $10.00 - Non-Member Ticket
  • $32.00 - Ticket with New or Renewed Membership

This event will kick off a series of events to celebrate the 200th year since Illinois became part of the Union in 2018, so you will have plenty of opportunities to use your membership over the next year for other events. The next scheduled event will start those celebrations on November 28th, featuring Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune Columnist and Editorial Writer; and Lynn Sweet, Chicago Sun-Times Columnist and Washington Bureau Chief. 

Event Information


Tuesday, 10/24/17 at 5:30pm - 8:30pm | iCal


American Legion Post 8
224 D Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003 USA

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