History of the event
Going on it's 38th year, Bison Bidders Bowl is a long-standing event for North Dakota State University that has set the bar for live and silent auction fundraising in our community. Over 500 alumni and friends gather after the NDSU homecoming football game for an elegant evening of philanthropy. This annual event includes a social, silent auction, formal dinner, live auction and a program showcasing our University President, Dean L. Bresciani.
How does this event impact NDSU?
This event is organized by volunteers and the NDSU Foundation and Alumni Association. The NDSU Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the University and their primary focus of Bison Bidders Bowl is to raise dollars for academic scholarships to support NDSU Students.
Is there valet?
Yes and it's complimentary! Bison Bidders Bowl partners with the NDSU Bison Ambassadors for this service. The NDSU Bison Ambassadors are a student public relations organization sponsored by the NDSU Foundation and Alumni Association.
Do I need cash?
You can bring cash, but it's not necessary. At registration, keep a credit card on file and all purchases can be applied to that card. Cash, credit card, and check are all acceptable forms of payment.
What is the dress code?
Bison Bidders Bowl is a formal event.