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Fall Fest and Family Weekend

Fall Fest is held the first weekend of October to welcome parents, families, friends and alumni to campus for a celebration of the new year.

Each Fall Fest incudes a variety of activities including (but not limited to) home athletic events, alumni reunions, the festival of student organizations and evening family-friendly entertainment!

Whether you are the class of 2015 or 1968,
we hope to see you here for the event of the semester!

Fall Fest 2013 brochure

Fall Festival Fall Fest 2014 Highlights

5K and Fun Run

8:30 a.m., Saturday, October 4, 2014
Grumbacher Track/Rail Trail
Join our second annual 5K and Fun Run as alumni, employees, students, families, and community members gather for this day of fun.

Entry fees

  • $25 - YCP alumni, employees, families, and community members
  • $10 - YCP students
  • FREE- SpartaKids Fun Run (12 and under)

Entry fee includes T-shirt, gift and a small breakfast after the race.
To register, please visit Y Connect.
Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations


Fall Festival

11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2013
On the Campus Lawn (Rain Location: Grumbacher Sport and Fitness Center)
Come on over to the Fall Festival! Make your own bobble head, or spin art frisbee, or hang out on the Velcro wall, and check out many other fun activities. Featuring dozens of Student Organization fundraisers, live music, and much more, the Fall Festival is fun for everyone!
Sponsored by the Office of Student Activities & Orientation and the Campus Activities Board.

Live Music

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12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., Saturday, October 4, 2014
Fall Festival
Sponsored by the Campus Activities Board.

OctoberFest Picnic

12 - 2 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2013
Fall Festival
(Rain: West Campus Community Center, West Campus Commissary)
Gather with current students, alumni, families and friends! Enjoy an assortment of your favorite picnic foods while listening to country music by Scarletta! Admission for Alumni, Families and Friends is just $9 per person, and current students may utilize their meal plan by pre-purchasing a ticket from Johnson Dining Hall!
Sponsored by the Offices of Alumni Relations, Student Activities & Orientation, and the Campus Activities Board.

5th Annual Stepshow

2 p.m., Saturday, October 4, 2014
Fall Festival
History and culture will ignite the York College campus as we host our annual Stepshow. Watch in awe the rhythmic and precise stepping of historically black Greek fraternities and sororities, as well as other Greek Letter organizations. You never know who may make a special appearance! Be prepared for greatness!
Sponsored by the Office of Intercultural Student Life and Global Programming.

Night Time Family Entertainment

9 p.m., Saturday, October 4, 2014
DeMeester Recital Hall
Sponsored by the Campus Activities Board.

Bingo: A YCP Tradition!

10 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2013
Buechel Lounge (Johnson Dining Hall)
Come one, come all! This tradition is a staple of YCP’s night life! Be the first to yell BINGO and you could walk away with great prizes. Cards will be just twenty-five cents each! Limit 4 cards per person!
Sponsored by the Campus Activities Board.