Welcome to Raceday 2022 – we’re excited to see everyone and celebrate the 100th anniversary of Buggy in person! Don’t forget to join our Discord to chat all things buggy throughout Carnival and beyond!
As always, we’d like to extend a special thank you to all of our BAA members who help in supporting Raceday and continuing the legacy of Buggy!
If you’re interested in learning about other events happening (both in person and virtuall) for Spring Carnival this year, see the full carnival site.
Friday, April 8
“Nuts, Bolts, and Wheels: 100 Years of Buggy” Exhibit
Hunt Library Gallery
Friday, 8am – 6pm ET
Saturday, 10am – 5pm ET
Combining design, engineering, and athleticism, Buggy is the quintessential interdisciplinary activity and one of Carnegie Mellon University’s longest-running traditions. In recognition of its 100th anniversary, this exhibit features images, documents, and objects from the University Archives documenting the history of the greatest, wildest, hair-raising, breath-stopping event around.
Finals Lead Truck Auction
Online @ TBD until 9pm ET
Bid online on your favorite finals heats for your chance at the best buggy viewing experience!
Auction will open Friday afternoon once Finals heats have been set and will close at 9pm ET.
Buggy Bash: A Centennial Celebration
Activities Tent, The Cut @ 7pm – 9pm ET
Join the campus community to celebrate Buggy 100! This fun, casual event will include Buggy-themed food and refreshments, trivia and Buggy-focused activities, as well as an opportunity to share your Buggy memories.
Cost: $20/per attendee for alumni and guests; $5/per attendee for current students; no fee for children 12 and under.
NOTE: While advance registration is requested, a limited number of onsite registrations may be available as space capacity permits. Food safety mitigation and capacity limits for in-person events follow university guidelines.
Saturday, April 9
Sweepstakes Final Races
Schenley Park (course on Tech, Frew & Schenley) @ 8am – 12pm ET
Don’t miss the exciting conclusion to this year’s Sweepstakes races, cheering on Scotty in the mascot race and exhibition races.