It’s November, which means we are in the heart of the college football season. On Saturdays (and occasionally weeknights), university stadiums across the nation fill with tens of thousands of fans. That could be you. And even if you aren’t a football fan, we’ve highlighted a few of the many other opportunities that Vet Tixers can take advantage of to get out in the community with friends and family.
Every week, in cities across the United States, thousands of tickets are available to veterans, service members, and family members of those killed in action, enabling them go to major sports games, concerts, and a whole host of other ticketed events. And all the tickets are free—except for a very small delivery fee—from the nonprofit Veteran Tickets Foundation, Vet Tix.
Below are 13 of the hundreds of events available at VetTix.org. Every event included on this list has at least 100 donated tickets available for our veteran and military members.
Nov. 5 Chapel Hill, North Carolina: North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Georgia Tech
Nov. 5 Raleigh, North Carolina: NC State Wolfpack vs. Florida State
Nov. 5 Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Lobos vs. Nevada
Nov. 5 Stanford, California: Stanford Cardinal vs. Oregon State “Honoring Our Heroes” Game
Nov. 10 Tempe, Arizona: Arizona State Sun Devils vs. Utah
Nov. 12 San Antonio, Texas: Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Army
Nov. 12 Austin, Texas: University of Texas Longhorns vs. West Virginia
Nov. 26 Ames, Iowa:Iowa State Cyclones vs. West Virginia
Nov. 26 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Pitt Panthers vs. Syracuse
Nov. 26 Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana Hoosiers vs. Purdue
Events For People Not Into Football
Nov. 5 Austin, Texas: Boots and Pearls polo match, presented by the Victory Cup
Nov. 13 Phoenix, Arizona: Can-Am 500 Sprint Cup “Race for the Chase”
Nov. 26 Fairfax, Virginia: The Fairfax Ballet Company Presents the Nutcracker
Nov. 26 Salt Lake City, Utah: Christmas at Temple Square, presented by the Salt Lake Symphony
How do you get these tickets? To become a Vet Tix member and request tickets to these and hundreds of other events, visit VetTix.org to create a free account. Once you’ve created an account and verified your military service, you can review these 13 notable events, plus hundreds of other upcoming events across the country.