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Alumni & Friends

Homecoming Schedule of Events

Welcome to Homecoming: A Family Weekend 2015

Alumni, parents, friends, families, and students alike are invited to campus to celebrate a shared love for all things Merrimack and explore new opportunities to become further connected to the College.

Friday, October 16, 2015

4:00pm - 7:00pm - Macktoberfest
Your pre-game destination - kick off Homecoming Weekend with a fall celebration! Live music, food, novelties, and more! Sponsored by the Merrimack Programming Board.
- Cullen Avenue, Merrimack Athletics Complex

9:15pm - Movie Night
-Cascia Lawn

Saturday, October 17, 2015

8:00am - Annual 5K Fun Run
Hosted by Merrimack Track & Field; $20 for alumni/parents/friends, $10 for students.
-Austin Hall

9:30am - Pancake Breakfast with Faculty Servers
Join Merrimack faculty and staff including Jimmy Franco, Jake Turner, and Allison Pukala for breakfast — they will wait on you, for a change! A hearty menu of pancakes, bacon, and a bloody mary bar (21+) will be available. All are welcome to join!
-McQuade Library

10:00am - Tailgating begins
-Sakowich Campus Center parking lot (Lot H) and Rogers Center for the Arts parking lot (Lot E). The Rogers Center for the Arts parking lot is specially reserved for Young Alumni, graduates of 2011-2015. $50 per tailgate package (includes one parking pass for a designated tailgate lot, two football tickets, and an exclusive Homecoming give-away).

11:00am - The Fun Zone
Activities for Warriors of all ages!

11:30am Homecoming Cook - Out and 21+ Beer Tent
Cheer on the Warriors as you enjoy a game day lunch or beverage in the adjoining beer garden. Access to beer garden is 21+, ID required. Cookout tickets are $15 per person.
-Martone-Mejail Field

11:30am - Lunch at Sparky’s
Join your student to experience the cuisine at Sparky’s, Merrimack’s central Dining Hall. Cash and credit cards accepted at the door.
- Sakowich Campus Center

1:00pm - Football | Merrimack vs. Saint Anselm
-Martone-Mejail Field

4:00pm - Parent Reception
Join us to acknowledge our Legacy families — a longstanding tradition of the Merrimack community. All students and their families are welcome to enjoy the reception.
-McCoy Gallery, Rogers Center for the Arts

5:00pm - Mass Celebration
-Cascia Hall

8:30pm - Big Prize Bingo
Students and parents are welcome!
-Sakowich Campus Center

Warriors in Action at Home

Celebrate all of our student-athletes throughout the weekend!

Friday, October 16, 2015

7:00pm - Men’s Ice Hockey vs Clarkson

7:00pm - Volleyball vs Southern New Hampshire

Saturday, October 17, 2015

1:00pm - Football vs Saint Anselm

3:00pm - Women’s Ice Hockey vs New Hampshire

6:00pm - Men’s Soccer vs Franklin Pierce

7:30pm - Men’s Ice Hockey vs St. Lawrence

Sunday, October 18, 2015

2:00pm - Women’s Ice Hockey vs University of Maine