Alumni Tailgate & Reunion Row

Date: October 20, 2012
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
Location: Outdoor Basketball Courts

Alumni Tailgater

Ahoy! Calling all salty dogs, alumni, and GVSU friends. Set sail for Allendale. It’s time to return to the Land of the Laker for a splashy Homecoming celebration. Visit the Homecoming website, plan your visit and sign up for the many events, including the alumni tailgate. Sign up, and show up. It’s all smooth sailing from there.  

Bring your first make , deck hands, and your little skippers. This family-friendly weekend features fun for all ages. Leave no one in your wake, all are welcome! 

Grab ‘yer mates and head to the best tailgate around. Keep your coolers at home, let us do the cooking,  the tailgate includes a full buffet meal. Visit with the participants in the Campus Expo, listen to live music, hop in the photo booth and send the kids to the inflatable activities. Drop anchor at the tailgate for a great time! 

Don’t miss the special performances by Laker Marching Band, Cheerleaders and Dance team to pep you up before the football game. 

Be sure to visit the campus and community groups at the Campus Expo, including:

  • Alumni Relations
  • Laker for a Lifetime
  • CSAL Alumni
  • WGVU Public Media
  • CLAS - Sociology
  • CLAS General
  • Womens Center

Tailgate meal is available for purchase and attendees may bring their own beverages.  

The College of Education Alumni Chapter will be running a coat drive at the registration table. Coats will be donatated to the Campus Ministry and donatated to students on campus that are in need.

Pre-registration is required ($5 for adults, $3 for children 4-12, 3 and under FREE). Questions? Call 800-558-0541 or 616-331-3590.


Reunion Row

Back by popular demand, Reunion Row once again welcomes affinity groups to join this collection of mini-reunions and social gatherings. Attendees can mingle throughout the various tents, meeting up with former classmates, teammates, campus organizations, academic units, Alumni Chapters, fraternity brothers and sisters, and former student organization members. E-mail to reserve your space today!

Who will be there:

  • Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity
  • Cross Country, Track & Field Alumni
  • HTM Alumni
  • Delta Zeta
  • GrandPR
  • Sigma Kappa Sorority
  • Rec. Center Employees
  • WGVU
  • Housing and Residence Life
  • Delta Sigma Phi
  • Geography Planning Dept. and Association of Student Geographers

New Groups are adding daily - check back for updates!