Hey, Patriots! Make the most of your Labor Day Weekend – Create memories and explore your world with some help from Student Involvement and the Patriot Activities Council! Scroll down for opportunities around Washington. DC, Fairfax, and the surrounding areas. Helpful links, discount passes and special events around Mason!

The Metro is a great way to get around DC, and we can get you there for half price! Metro SmarTrip cards can be used to travel all over the metrorail system area and can be reloaded! Pick up your Metro SmarTrip Card in Student Involvement, Hub 2300.

$4 each for an $8 re-loadable Metro SmarTrip Card- Limit 2 per student ID

*All purchases from SI must be in Mason Money

Follow this link to see a map of the DC Metrorail system. 

Saturday, September 3 we have FREE timed entry tickets to the Holocaust Museum and the National Museum of African American History and Culture

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Be sure to ask for a timed entry ticket at the Student Involvement office in advance. Students must check in to the museum on Sept 3, between 12pm-12:15pm. You do not need to check in with a PAC representative for this museum entry.

The National Museum of African American History and Culture: Students must sign up in the Student Involvement office first. Next, arrive at the museum at 1:45pm and check in with a PAC representative. You must check in with a PAC representative in order to enter with this museum reservation. 

Check out other FREE museums around DC by going to https://www.si.edu/museums

Professional Soccer with DC United!
Sunday, September 4
7:30 PM
Audi Field
(Navy Yard Metro Stop on the Green Line)

It’s Mason Night at D.C. United as they host the Colordo Rapids at Audi Field.  Tickets start at $20. Go to https://go.gmu.edu/DCUnitedMasonNight for ticketing and more info!

23rd Annual Labor Day Car Show
Monday, Sept. 5
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Old Town Fairfax, adjacent to Fire Station 3
4081 University Drive

This FREE event is right down the street and located in beautiful Old Town Fairfax.  Go to https://go.gmu.edu/FairfaxCarShow to learn more!

Disounted Power Cards for Dave & Busters!

Take the Gunston Go Bus Shuttle to Fair Oaks Mall for some fun at Dave & Busters- and pick up a discounted power card before you go!

Discounted Power Cards are $7 each for a $15 value re-loadable Power Card

*All purchases from SI must be in Mason Money

Follow this link to see the Mason Shuttle schedule.

Here is a handy schedule of the Gunston Go Bus.