Join us at our annual green-tie gala and support the MSU legacy

March 10th, 2018

A premium open bar, gourmet cuisine, lively and entertaining music featuring other special performances, and more! Join us for this remarkable event and you will remember the delicious food & drink, dancing, and new friends for a lifetime.

The Venue

Hosted at Venue SIX10; combined with our own touch of Green and White, this evening will surely be unforgettable!

Special Guests

More details to come!

After Party

For those who want to keep the night going we will be hosting an exclusive after party.(More details to come)

Welcome to the Dance Join the Chicago Spartans and over 400 MSU alumni for an exquisite night of food, fun, dancing and drinks. Together we will celebrate the past, present, and future of Michigan State and it's special connection to the Chicago community.

SpartyBall is pleased to again offer online and mobile bidding for our Silent Auction. You can now place bids online with your smartphone or mobile device. Even if you can’t make to this year’s event – you can still participate in our amazing auction!

Over the past twelve years, the MSU Alumni Foundation of Metro Chicago has built Spartyball into the very best “Sparty Party” around. We are looking forward to making 2018 the most memorable SpartyBall yet! Each year, we bring together alumni and friends from across the country for an evening of philanthropy and fun.

Our VIP Reception, including a champagne toast with special MSU guests begins at 6:00 P.M. Limited number of VIP tickets available.

All net proceeds from the event will benefit our endowed scholarships, which directly help students from Illinois interested in attending Michigan State University. MSU Alumni Foundation of Metro Chicago is an IRS registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.


Special Early Bird Pricing ends December 31, 2017. Hurry, there are limited quantities and these discounted tickets will sell out quickly.

Young Alumni

Main Event from 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Hosted Premium Bar
Premium Buffet
Live Band
Silent Auction

General Admission

Main Event from 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Hosted Premium Bar
Premium Buffet
Live Band
Silent Auction

Paul Bunyan

Includes admission to the Main Event, plus:
Private photo opportunity with the Paul Bunyan Trophy


Includes admission to Main Event plus:
1-hour VIP reception at 6:00pm
Guest Speakers
Meet and greet with Spartan VIPs and distinguished alumni

About the Venue

Venue SIX10

610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605

With unique views of the lake and the city, guests will be sure to be awe-stricken by this state-of-the-art space in the heart of Chicago.