Sparty up! Michigan State University is more than just a college; it's a culture, a lifestyle, and a whole lotta fun. From thrilling sporting events to serene gardens, and everything in between, here's a bucket list of must-do activities to ensure you make the most of your time in this magical land of green and white. So, grab your Spartan gear and get ready to unleash your inner Spartan spirit as we dive into the ultimate Michigan State University bucket list.
1. Tailgate at Spartan Stadium: Join the ultimate pre-game celebration at Spartan Stadium. Fire up the grill, play some cornhole, and immerse yourself in the electric atmosphere of game day. Don't forget to support your team with Spartan-inspired face paint and cheers!
-If you are looking for some cornhole decals to add some fun to your tailgate tournament, check out the MSU Cornhole Collection here!
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2. Take a selfie at the Beaumont Tower: Climb up to the top of this iconic tower and snap a selfie with the gorgeous campus view in the background. Bonus points if you can capture the chimes playing your favorite MSU fight song.
3. Get lost in the Horticulture Gardens: Escape the stresses of college life and find your zen in the picturesque MSU Horticulture Gardens. Stroll through the themed gardens, take in the breathtaking flora, and maybe even sneak in a quick nap on the lush grass.
4. Visit the Broad Art Museum: Get your creative juices flowing with a trip to the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum. You might not understand all the exhibits, but you'll definitely come out feeling inspired and cultured.
5. Indulge in the MSU Dairy Store: Satisfy your sweet tooth with a visit to the MSU Dairy Store. Whether you prefer classic Mint Chocolate Chip or unique flavors like Peanut Butter Fudge, you can't go wrong with this creamy delight.
6. Cheer on the Spartans at a Breslin Center Basketball Game: Experience the hype, adrenaline, and pure excitement of a Spartan basketball game at the Breslin Center. Trust us, you'll feel like you're part of the team.
7. Attend a Greek Life Event: MSU is home to many sororities and fraternities that host events throughout the year. Attend a philanthropy event or social gathering to get a taste of Greek life!
8. Milk a cow at the Great Dairy Adventure: Embrace your inner farmer at the Great Dairy Adventure. Milk a cow, learn about sustainable agriculture, and appreciate the hard work that goes into producing the delicious food we eat.
9. Celebrate the End of the Year at Springfest: Cap off the academic year with Springfest, a celebration of music, food, and fun. Enjoy live performances by renowned artists, indulge in delicious local cuisine, and revel in the joyous atmosphere. It's the perfect way to bid farewell to another memorable year at MSU.
10. Immerse yourself in the world of arts and culture at the Wharton Center for Performing Arts: Catch a Broadway show, enjoy a classical concert, or witness a captivating dance performance. The world-class venue brings renowned talent to campus, ensuring an unforgettable night of entertainment.
The most important item on this bucket list is to make lifelong memories with the amazing people you meet at MSU. Whether it's late-night cram sessions, impromptu road trips, or just hanging out in the dorms, cherish every moment and make the most of your time as a Spartan and partake in must-do activities for every student.