CanesFest is back! The event will take place on Saturday, August 6 from 1-3 p.m. in the Carol Soffer Indoor Practice Facility on the University of Miami’s campus. Come get a glimpse of the 2022 Canes Football team.


Please RSVP here. An event ticket is not needed for entry into the event.


Complimentary parking is available in select lots with advanced registration.

Location: Watsco Center parking lots

Additional Information

  • All parkers are required to register their vehicle’s license plate with the University to avoid issuance of a parking citation
  • All other lots on campus including the Ponce de Leon garage (next to the Lennar Foundation Medical Center) require payment via PaybyPhone
  • Please park head-in only


12:00pm – Autograph voucher distribution begins at Watsco Center ticket office

1:00pm – Doors open to the Carol Soffer Indoor Practice Facility and autograph session begins

2:00pm – Autograph session ends

3:00pm – Event ends

Team Autographs

  • An autograph voucher is required for entry into the autograph line
  • A mask must be worn at all times during the autograph session with the student-athletes
  • Autograph vouchers can be picked up from the Watsco Center ticket office starting at 12pm
  • A line will queue outside of the IPF doors closest to Dickinson Dr
  • Members of the 2022 football team will be signing autographs in the IPF from 1pm – 2pm
  • Student-athletes will ONLY sign the official team poster. UM Athletics will distribute upon entry into the event.
  • No outside items such as helmets, football, or other memorabilia will be permitted
  • After receiving an autograph, fans will be asked to leave the IPF and enter the queue to enter the IPF fan entrance.

Fan Activities

In addition to team autographs, CanesFest will feature a variety of free and family-friendly activities including:

  • Coach Mario Cristobal autograph signing
  • Former player autographs including Canes greats Joaquin Gonzalez and Jacory Harris
  • Photo station with a National Championship trophy
  • Ticket sales and season ticket holder service
  • Merchandise sales from the UM bookstore
  • Tailgate games
  • University of Miami Hall of Fame
  • Live broadcast from WQAM
  • And much more!

Final Details

  • No food or beverages are allowed inside the IPF
  • Food trucks, restrooms and water stations will be located outside the IPF