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Homecoming Schedule of Events

Welcome to Homecoming: A Family Weekend 2014

As an important member of the Merrimack community, we look forward to celebrating the fall season with you and your fellow Warriors! 

Friday, October 17, 2014

7:00pm - Field Hockey | Merrimack vs. American International College

8:30pm - Mr. Merrimack
This pageant (a Merrimack tradition!) features swimwear, talent, formal wear, and the entertaining interview round. All students, families, and alumni are welcome to find out who will be crowned Mr. Merrimack 2014 - 2015.
-Rogers Center for the Arts

9:00pm - Night Cap in Augie’s Pub
-Sakowich Campus Center

Saturday, October 18, 2014

8:00am - Annual Homecoming 5K Run: Think Pink with Zeta Thau Alpha
Wear Pink as you run through campus with students, alumni and friends for the annual 5K road race. A commemorative t-shirt will be provided to runners registered before October 3rd. Sponsored by Zeta Tau Alpha & the Merrimack Programming Board (MPB).
-Austin Hall

9:30am - Mission and Student Affairs Reunion (formerly the 3rd floor Reunion)
Get together with staff, faculty, current students, and alumni active in Student Life groups. 
-Sakowich Campus Center Parking Lot

10:00am - Annual Greek Life Meeting
Get together with fellow fraternity and sorority alumni and enjoy a complimentary breakfast. 
-Sakowich Campus Center Parking Lot

10:00am - Class of 2014 - Gift Dedication
Join fellow classmates and see the unveiling of a plaque to dedicate the First Floor Fireplace to the legacy of the Class of 2014.
-First Floor Fireplace Lounge Sakowich Campus Center

10:00am - Homecoming Tailgate
Tailgate with friends before the game!  Reserve your tailgate parking spot with the purchase of an Ultimate Warrior or Touchdown Package. A sell-out every year! Prizes will be given away in three categories: Most Spirited Warriors, Best Tailgate Menu, and Largest Class Year Participation. 

Take a stroll through the “Outdoor Main Street” where you can visit Mission and Student Affairs, The O’Brien Center for Student Success, the Legacy Alumni and Families Tent, and sign up for Mack Gives Back!
-Sakowich Campus Center Parking Lot

11:00am - Carnival Fun Zone
Enjoy inflatables, rides, and face painting - perfect for the whole family!
-Lawn area at Rogers Center for the Arts

11:30am -  Theology on Tap
Join one of our Augustinian friars for a toast to discuss St. Augustine, patron saint of brewers.
-Augie’s Pub, Sakowich Campus Center

11:30am - Homecoming Cook - Out with 21+ Beer Tent
Cheer on the Warriors as you enjoy a barbeque lunch or beverage in the adjoining beer garden. Access to beer garden is 21+, ID required.
-Martone-Mejail Field

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

5:00pm - Mass Celebration
-Cascia Hall

5:00pm - Dine at Sparky’s Place
Enjoy dinner after the football game or before the hockey game. Pay at the door.
-Sakowich Campus Center

6:00pm - Men’s Soccer | Merrimack vs. New Haven
-Martone-Mejail Field

7:00pm - Men’s Hockey | Merrimack vs. UCONN
-J. Thom Lawler Rink, Merrimack Athletics Complex

9:00pm - Night Cap in Augie’s Pub
-Sakowich Campus Center

Sunday, October 19, 2014

10:00am Annual Car Show
Whether you own a classic car, or just appreciate the view, come see over 100 antiques. See www.merrimack.edu/homecoming for registration. Sponsored by the auto club.
-Sakowich Campus Center Parking Lot