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Join Merrimack College for Destination: Florida, March 3-12, 2016. Visit for more information.

Destination: Florida

Join Merrimack alumni, friends, and College leadership for a series of coast-to-coast events!

Reconnect with Merrimack throughout the week to celebrate the College’s accomplishments and learn more about the future of Merrimack. We are excited to host an array of events on both coasts (including events in Miami, Fort Myers, and Naples). Come out to join us for one event, or all!

Schedule of Events:

East Coast:

Thursday, March 3, 2016
Presidential Reception | Turnberry Isle, Miami | 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Join President Christopher E. Hopey, Ph.D. at the beautiful Turnberry Isle Resort for a reception and update on the latest at Merrimack College. From physical changes on campus to plans for continued academic growth, this will be a great opportunity to learn more.

West Coast:

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Presidential Reception | LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort, Naples
6:00PM - 8:00PM

Join President Hopey at LaPlaya Resort for a reception to include his thoughts on the state of Merrimack College today and some insights into the future.

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Boston Red Sox vs. Minnesota Twins | jetBlue Park at Fenway South
Fort Myers | 11:00AM-BBQ | 1:05PM-Game

We would love to invite you out to the ball game! And what better venue than jetBlue Park? Let’s root the Red Sox off to a new season—and pray for better results in the 2016 campaign! BBQ and game ticket included in the admission price of $50 per person.

Saturday, March 12, 2016
St. Patrick’s Day Parade | Naples | 8:30AM-Registration at the Boathouse Restaurant | 11:00AM-Parade | 1:00PM-Lunch at the Boathouse Restaurant

At the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Naples, everyone is Irish! This is a mainstay of our Florida trip and we look forward to another day on the Merrimack College trolley. Please join us for the parade and stay for lunch—any excuse to catch up with alumni and friends. Parade participation complimentary; lunch $25 per person.



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