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Find all upcoming  events on the Murray State event calendar. Use the search box or category function to find alumni specific events. 


NCAA Celebrations

 Racers celebrating NCAA bidThe Racers are Dancing! 12th seeded Murray State takes on #5 seed Marquette in first round NCAA tournament action this Thursday, March 19, 4:20 p.m. EDT, at the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut.   Check out our plans for a pre-game celebration and watch parties across the country! More details available on our events page at

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Pre-game Celebration

Hartford, CT
City Steam Brewmaster
1-4 p.m.

Murray, KY Watch Party

Tap 216

Evansville, IN

Bru Burger Bar

Hopkinsville, KY

Buffalo Wild Wings

Louisville, KY

Saints Pizza  and Pub

Madisonville, KY

Racer Room located at the MSU campus

Marion, IL


Owensboro, KY

Bar Louie

Paducah, KY

Paducah Beer Werks

San Francisco, CA

The Local Tap

St. Louis, MO

Sportsman's Park  Restaurant


Homecoming queenMake plans to join us for Homecoming 2019, October 18-19. Murray State Alumni from all over the world are invited to return to campus for all of the Homecoming festivities including special class reunions, the Homecoming parade, Tent City and of course, the football game and crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen. Regardless of when you were a student at Murray State, this will always be your home. Go Racers!




OVC Blue and Gold Weekend

Racer fans gather during the the OVC Tournament at Kevin’s Backstage Bar and Grill before each game for a HUGE celebration to support the team! Watch Murray State Alumni Association social media and emails for more details and exact times closer to the OVC Tournament next year! 

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Upcoming Reunions

Alpha Phi Alpha

The brothers of the Zeta Omicron Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., cordially invite you to commemorate the anniversary of the chapter established on the campus of Murray State University in 1969.  Events begin with a public forum Friday, April 19, and include many activities throughout the weekend. Full details and the complete schedule of events are included on the reunion website.  

Distinguished Alumni Dinner

The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor granted by the Murray State Alumni Association, recognizing alumni who have excelled personally and professionally.  Annually the Alumni Association hosts a banquet in honor of the individuals and to allow friends, family and supporters of the University the opportunity to honor our Distinguished Alumni.  Join us on Friday, April 12, 2019 to celebrate our most accomplished alumni.

Register your event

Contact the Alumni Office to register your event at or 1-800-758-8510. Official Alumni events will be added to the Murray State University event calendar. 

Watch Parties

To host a Watch party simply choose a location, for example a local bar or restaurant, and register your party with the Office of Alumni Relations.  Or, contact the Sid Easley Alumni Center and our alumni relations staff will assist you in planning your event. Our staff will help you get the word out and send you a “Watch Party in a Box” host package, which includes everything you need to rock your Racer Pride. Call 800-758-8510 with any questions or for more information. You can find a complete Murray State University Men’s Basketball schedule by visiting

Travel Tours

Join the Murray State University Alumni Association and Collette Travel for exciting alumni getaways!  Stay tuned for more opportunities to travel with Murray State University alumni at a discounted rate. Call for more information 800.758.8510.