Alumni BBQ

33rd Alumni BBQ

The UF College of Pharmacy’s 33rd Annual Alumni BBQ is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 5. Come tailgate with us three and a half hours prior to Florida’s home football game versus SEC-rival Auburn. Enjoy a catered barbecue meal in the Pharmacy Courtyard while reconnecting with alumni and friends. Games and entertainment will be provided, with special activities for the kids. Wear your orange and blue and join us prior to cheering the Gators to victory in The Swamp.

BBQ Tickets: $25 per person

BBQ Tickets Kids 10 and Under: FREE

*NEW* Alumni Discount

If you are a 2019 graduate of the UF College of Pharmacy, you will receive a $5 discount off the ticket price. Please add the class year “2019” in the ticket form below to receive the discount.

Buy Your BBQ Tickets
*New* Buy Your Football Tickets
$50 per football ticket

Once you have purchased your Annual Alumni BBQ ticket, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to purchase your football tickets. There is no limit on how many tickets you can purchase this year.


Friends of Pharmacy: CE and Alumni Networking Event

Start your homecoming weekend at UF with a presentation and networking event featuring Paul Doering, M.S., a distinguished service emeritus professor in the UF College of Pharmacy. For more than four decades, Doering was engaged in pharmacy education at UF and remains one of the college’s most popular professors. Doering’s presentation will discuss the history of direct-to-consumer advertising and its impact on physicians and pharmacists. After the event, join us for a networking reception with drinks and heavy hors d’oeuvres.

Friday, Oct. 4
3:30-6 p.m.
HPNP Building, 1225 Center Drive, Gainesville


Homecoming Activities

The Auburn game promises to be one of the most exciting Gator football games of the year. The University of Florida will celebrate homecoming activities throughout the weekend.


Hotel Information

The following hotels in Gainesville and Ocala have reserved rooms for attendees of the Annual Alumni BBQ. Please note that during football season hotels require a two-night minimum stay.

$129 per night

Fairfield Inn & Suites Ocala

4101 SW 38th Ct. Ocala, FL 34474; Booking Date Closes: September 6, 2019

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$399-429 per night

Holiday Inn Express Gainesville

3370 SW 42nd St. Gainesville, FL 32608 Two night minimum stay required; Cancellations must be made 30 days in advance.

Holiday Inn Express Gainesville

$429-$459 per night

Staybridge Suites Gainesville

3401 S.W. 40th Boulevard Gainesville, FL 32608 Two night minimum stay required; Cancellations must be made 30 days in advance.

Staybridge Suites Gainesville