Show off Shocker spirit and pride at WSU’s annual Shocktoberfest events

Shockers! Get ready for a week full of events to showcase what makes Wichita State so special at the annual Shocktoberfest.

Shocktoberfest runs Oct. 2-8 and features events, activities and competitions open to the entire Wichita community, coordinated by the Office of Student Engagement, Advocacy & Leadership with support from the Student Activities Council and several campus partners:

  • Banners on Display – Oct. 2-8
    • Students competing in the Shocktoberfest spirit competition have decorated banners celebrating Wu’s 75th Birthday. Banners are on display around the interior of campus through Sunday, Oct. 8. Winning banners will be announced at Shocker Madness.
  • Door Decorations on Display – Oct. 2-8
    • Shocker themed doors decorated by individual faculty/staff, departments, and on-campus residents are on display around campus through Oct. 8. Winners will be announced at Shocker Madness
  • Wu’s Birthday Bash “75 is a Vibe” – 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 2
    • WuShock has reached another milestone in Shocker History. Celebrate Wu and 75 years of bringing Shockers together. Wu’s Birthday Bash features music, games, snacks, cakes and your chance to congratulate Wu in person.
  • Shocker Madness – 6 p.m. Oct. 7
    • Fans are invited to a free evening of fun at Charles Koch Arena and a sneak preview of the WSU men’s and women’s basketball teams at WSU’s annual Shocker Madness season kickoff event.
  • Shocker Athletics events
    • Volleyball vs Temple – 7 p.m. Oct. 6, Charles Koch Arena
    • Softball vs Emporia State – Noon Oct. 7, Wilkins Stadium
    • Baseball Intersquad Scrimmage – 1 p.m. Oct. 7, Eck Stadium
    • Softball vs South Dakota State – Noon Oct. 8. Wilkins Stadium
    • Volleyball vs South Florida – 1 p.m. Oct. 8, Charles Koch Arena