Spring Family Fest

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) should contact the ADA Coordinator at least 48 hours prior to the event at (252) 737-1018 / ada-coordinator@ecu.edu


39th Annual Pigskin Pig-Out sponsored by Piggly Wiggly

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Taft Family Plaza
Free Admission, $12 per BBQ plate
The Annual Pigskin Pig-Out is a family-oriented festival style event surrounding the Purple-Gold Spring Football Game hosted by ECU Athletics. The event will feature award-winning Eastern Carolina Barbecue, Pig Out Your Ride Car Show, Touch-Arrrgh-Truck, Vendor Palooza, live music, team meet and greet, and more!
For more information, visit the ECU Athletics website.  

Spare Change Concert

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Taft Family Plaza
Free Admission
Come out and watch local band, Spare Change, perform on-stage at the Taft Family Plaza in the Burt Family Premium Lot.
For more information, visit the ECU Athletics website

Purple/Gold Spring Football Game

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium (Football Stadium)
Free Admission
Check out the ECU Pirates during their spring scrimmage game! Get your first glimpse of the Pirates in action as they prepare for the upcoming season.
For more information, visit the ECU Athletics website

ECU Pirates Women’s Tennis Match

1:00 PM 
River Birch Tennis Complex, 513 W. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 2734
Free Admission 
Join Pirate Nation in cheering on the ECU Women’s Tennis Team as they play Norfolk State! Admission is free to this event. No prior ticket purchase necessary. 

Spring Family Fest Tailgate – Sold Out

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM 
Max Joyner Family Stadium (Softball Stadium) 
$18 per ticket (order charges apply), Limited Quantity Available
Join the Office of Parent and Family Programs for a fun spring event! Enjoy food, cash bar for beer and wine, giveaways, yard games, music, and fun! Located at the Max Joyner Family Stadium, close walking distance to the ECU Pirate Baseball game.
Tickets are required for entry. Students require a ticket. This event will occur rain or shine. No refunds will be offered.
Deadline to purchase tickets is Monday, April 1st.  

ECU Pirates Baseball Game – Sold Out

4:00 PM 
Clark-LeClair Stadium, Williams Jungle (Baseball Stadium) 
$4 per ticket (order charges apply) Limited Quantity Available in Block 

The ECU Baseball game against UNC Charlotte has sold out! Student tickets will still be distributed at the ticket kiosk starting at 2pm, prior to the game. 

Perviously purchased tickets are located in the Jungle. The Jungle is grass seating. Chairs and blankets are allowed. Anything that will obstruct other’s view is not allowed – tents, umbrellas, etc. Game attendees in the Jungle have access to the main concessions area.
If you would like to purchase wheelchair accessible seating or need accommodations, please call the Athletic Ticket Office at 800-342-5328.
Student tickets are free and can be picked up at the ticket kiosk upon arrival to the game. Students are required to show their ECU 1Card to receive their free ticket. The ticket kiosk is located between gates 2 and 3 of Clark-LeClair stadium and will open 2 hours prior to the game.
For questions about the baseball game, seating, or tickets, please call the Athletic Tickets Office at 800-342-5328. 


General parking for the Spring Family Fest Tailgate, the ECU Lacrosse Game, and the ECU Baseball Game can be found at the Carol Belk Building, located on Charles Blvd. across the street from ECU’s track and field facility. Parking in this lot is free. 

Handicap parking is located at Towne Bank Tower. This parking is also free. You must have a state issued, valid handicap tag to park in this area. ECU Athletics will provide a golf cart shuttle service to the ECU baseball game and the Spring Family Fest Tailgate. 

For questions about general parking and handicap parking, please call the Athletic Tickets Office at 800-342-5328.