Onward, Upward: The Celebration

Onward, Upward: The Celebration
Date and time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, October 29, 2022

The Celebration will be hosted by actor, alumnus and campaign chair John Goodman.

The Celebration will feature a live performance by Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and voice actress Tori Kelly. Kelly voiced Meena in “Sing” (2016) and “Sing 2” (2021).

The celebration will include:

  • A warm-up performance by award-winning band KC FLO from Kansas City, Missouri.
  • A special musical set and performance by Kelly.
  • Special appearances, collaborations and performances by the MSU Grand Chorus, MSU Pride Band and color guard, and other notable guests.

Join us for an unforgettable celebration!

Start The Celebration with The Best Waiting Line at 6 p.m.

Join MSU's 2022-23 Student Government Association leaders for music and fun in front of Great Southern Bank Arena before doors open to the public.

No ticket is required to attend The Celebration. The doors open to the public at 7 p.m. and showtime is around 7:30 p.m.

Free swag will be offered to the first 2,500 guests.

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Open to public, alumni, current students, faculty, future students, staff