Special Events

Murray State University offers a variety of events for both high school students wanting to know more about Murray State and incoming freshmen students to come visit with us both on campus and at various locations. Check out the upcoming events we have listed below, and please re-visit this page for new event opportunities throughout the year. We'd love to meet you and help you learn more about becoming a Racer! 


Racer Roadshow

Dr. Bob Jackson Kevin Saal Dunker

Dr. Bob Jackson

Kevin Saal
Director of Athletics


The Racers are coming!

Members of the Racer family will be hitting the road for a summer tour. Guests will include Murray State President Dr. Bob Jackson, Director of Athletics Kevin Saal, Dunker, faculty, staff, students and more!

Join us

Please join us at these free events for

  • Prizes and giveaways
  • Scholarship drawings for prospective and admitted students
  • Appetizers and refreshments
  • Appearances by student athletes and athletics staff


Date Time City Address
Monday, July 8 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Mayfield Mayfield-Graves Country Club
1301 W. Broadway
Tuesday, July 9 4 - 6 p.m. Hopkinsville Hopkinsville Sportsplex
155 Tilley Way
Tuesday, July 9 7 - 9 p.m. Madisonville Crowded House Restaurant
26 W. Center Street
Wednesday, July 10 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Henderson Rookies Sports Bar and Grill
117 2nd Street
Sponsored by Field & Main Bank
Thursday, July 11 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Paducah Mellow Mushroom
3121 Broadway
Monday, July 15  5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Owensboro International Bluegrass Museum
311 W. 2nd Street
Tuesday, July 16 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Louisville Kentucky Derby Museum at Churchill Downs
704 Central Avenue
Wednesday, July 17 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Nashville Nashville Zoo
3777 Nolensville Pike
Thursday, July 18 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Murray CFSB Center - Murray Room
1401 KY-121

 Event details subject to change. 


Carol Brunn
Special Projects Coordinator
Office of Development