Come "home" to Penn State Behrend from Friday, October 18 through Sunday, October 20 for a variety of events during the weekend.
Registration is now closed.
Friday, October 18
Come mingle with alumni and some of our favorite faculty and staff in the beautiful Robert and Sally Metzgar Admissions and Alumni Center. Finger foods and drinks provided.
First Bingo Card Free (additional cards available for purchase at the door)
Hosted by the Lion Ambassadors. Join Behrend students as we play bingo to win a variety of prizes, big and small. Doors open at 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 19
Behrend Alumni Society Board Brunch and Meeting
Meet your board of directors at a continental breakfast and learn more about joining the board. Open board meeting begins at 9:30 a.m.
Junker Center Lawn (Rain Site: Junker Gym)
$7/adult, $5/children, children under 5 free
Attend this student-organized picnic of hamburgers, hot dogs, and all your picnic favorites. And join our enthusiastic students, staff, and friends.
Alumni and Friends Wine Tour
2:00 p.m. (Buses depart promptly at 2:00 p.m.)
The most popular event during homecoming. Hop on our buses with alumni and our family and friends as we visit four North East, Pennsylvania, wineries and taste wines from our region. Must be 21+ to attend. Please bring cash, as some of the wineries were unable to waive their tasting fees.
Picnic and Alumni Wine Tour
Junker Lawn and Metzgar
You don't need to choose one or the other, join us for the picnic and the wine tour for the discounted rate of $10!
"The Joe We Know" Documentary Movie
Tom Ridge Environmental Center (301 Peninsula Dr #1, Erie, PA)
Two Showings: 6:30-8:30 pm and 9:30-11:30 pm
$20 Donation at Event
Hosted by the Lake Erie Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association, this documentary on Joe Paterno's life and football coaching career will have two showings. A reception will take place at TREC between the two showings. Advance registration required.
Student and Young Alumni Homecoming Dance
$10 (Tickets sold at the door)
Join our students and young alumni at this semi-formal Masquerade dance.
Sunday, October 20
Behrend Campus. Departs from Tennis Courts.
$15 (please note the price change)
Run a 5K race hosted by the THON Committee. All proceeds benefit THON. Must be 18+ to participate.
Day-of Registration Available.