Fall Festival


The Fall Festival weekend begins with the Pride Court Showcase on Friday, September 29, 8 p.m.

On Saturday, September 30, 202, students are invited to pick up their free Concert and Carnival wristbands in the Multipurpose Room, Mack Student Center from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. to be able to be admitted to the Concert and Carnival field. Hofstra students must have an active EventPass through Get Involved Hu or the CorqApp on their phone. The student wristbands pick up stations will close promptly at 6 p.m on Saturday.

Come to the Pride Expo at 1 p.m., where students creatively depict this year’s theme with their interactive booths. The Fall Festival Concert and Carnival fields opens at 3 p.m. The Carnival will have rides, photo booths, food vendors, and games. Hofstra's Fall Festival Royalty will be announced on stage during the event. The evening will end with Fireworks by Grucci on the field.

The Fall Festival Concert and Carnival welcomes Hofstra students' friends/guests (maximum 2 per Hofstra student). Hofstra students’ guests are friends of students who are neither their family members nor other Hofstra students. Parents and family members register here.

Purchase Guest Wristbands Online

As with all university events, the guests are the responsibility of their host students. All who attend the Fall Festival Concert and Carnival will be subject to increased security measures, including bag checks. When picking up the Concert and Carnival wristbands, your friends/guests must be present with you.

Please note that HOFSTRA CAN ISSUE NO REFUNDS FOR PURCHASED WRISTBANDS. You may purchase maximum of two Concert and Carnival wristbands at $45 per guest - only online and not on the day of. The guest wristband sales end on Tuesday, September 26, 2023.

DO NOT COUNT YOURSELF, HOFSTRA STUDENT, IN YOUR PURCHASE. Hofstra students receive a free wristband in the Multipurpose Room when they check in.

If you have any questions, please call the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement at (516) 463-6914 or email osle@hofstra.edu