York College Fall Fest and Homecoming Weekend (Sept. 29 - Oct. 1) Features Events for Everyone
York College of Pennsylvania’s annual Fall Fest and Homecoming Weekend, scheduled for Sept. 29 – Oct. 1, will feature a number of events for parents, students, alumni, and employees. Preregistration is encouraged or required for many events.
For more information and to preregister, visit www.ycp.edu/fallfest.
Friday’s events include:
- 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Spartan Advance Golf Outing at the Country Club of York
- 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Take Your Family to Class – Register to have family members sit in on classes.
- 4 to 7 p.m. Coffee Painting in Iosue Student Union
- 5 to 7 p.m. Glass Etching in Iosue Student Union
- 6 to 8 p.m. Alumni Happy Hour at Gift Horse Brewing Company in downtown York
- 6 p.m. Shabbat Celebration and Dinner at the Doris and Bernard Gordon Center for Jewish Student Life on West Springettsbury Avenue; Preregistration is required by Sept. 27.
Saturday’s events include:
- 8 a.m. YCP 5K and Fun Run at Grumbacher Track and the York County Rail Trail (Kids race begins at 8 a.m.; 5K begins at 8:30 a.m.)
- 11 a.m. Women’s Volleyball Trimatch (YCP vs. Misericordia) in Grumbacher
- 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Coffee and Conversation with professors and administrators on the Waldner Performing Arts Center Patio
- 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fall Festival including inflatables, face painting, popcorn and cotton candy, and music on the Main Campus Lawn
- Noon to 1:30 p.m. BBQ Lunch under the tent on Main Campus
- 1 p.m. Women’s Volleyball Trimatch (Misericordia vs. Mount Aloysius) in Grumbacher
- 1 p.m. Field Hockey on Kinsley Field
- 2:30 to 4 p.m. Magician Jack Kelly in Wolf Hall
- 4 p.m. Dedication of the Alumni Fountain and Dr. G-S Plaza on Main Campus
- 4 p.m. Prism Concert at Waldner Performing Arts Center
- 5 to 8 p.m. SpartaFest including music, awards, food, games, and more in Grumbacher
- 8 to 9 p.m. S’mores and Camp Fires on the Iosue Student Union lawn (tentative)
- 9 p.m. Screamer’s Birthday Bingo Bash in Johnson Dining Hall