Date(s) - May 17, 2017 - May 21, 2017
On The Green Weekend
Join your OHIO Alumni Association for a spring Homecoming spotlighting academics and the arts May 17-21, 2017. The weekend will feature activities for the OHIO community, alumni and their families, and those celebrating class milestones and special reunions. We can’t wait to see you On The Green!
Wednesday, May 17: Early birds kick off the weekend with campus and historical tours or leadership meetings.
Thursday, May 18: Join us for a welcome reception and the 1967 Film Festival. Go back to the classroom for Alumni College courses on wellness, history and more. In the evening, head to College Green and catch live music.
Friday, May 19: Start the morning with College-hosted breakfasts and more Alumni College courses. Stroll the bricks or the bike path and shop Uptown before the 1977 Film Festival at The Athena and a night of karaoke.
Saturday, May 20: The weekend shifts into high gear. Lace up your sneakers for the Bobcat Dash 5K or alumni 3-on-3 basketball. Take advantage of professional development sessions taught by OHIO experts. Roll through the Cruise-In at the Convo classic car show, and stop by Pepsi Tailgreat Park for Athens’ first Food Truck Festival. Don’t miss Lancaster Theatre’s production of The Fantasticks, or take a brewery education tour at a few local pubs. In the evening, grab your Bobcat sweetheart for the “OH, I dO!” vow renewal ceremony. Attend the 1987 Film Festival, catch live music at Casa Nueva or even host your own mini reunion!
Sunday, May 21: Cap off your weekend by stopping by the Farewell Brunch or taking a tour of The Ridges Asylum.
Share your photos, memories and excitement with us using #OTG2017 on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. Click here to see photos from OTG 2016.
Share your weekend with us on social media using the hashtag #AthensOhio