Saturday, April 16


SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2016

8:30 - 11:30 am:  Tours of the Louis Smith Tainter House and Legacy Family Photos

Location: Louis Smith Tainter House
Sponsored By: Alumni Association

Come enjoy morning refreshments at the historic Louis Smith Tainter House. If you have a member of your family with you who is an alumnus, have you Legacy Family photo taken and the Alumni Association will be sure to send you a copy of your family photo!

9:00 am: Family FUN Walk/Run

Location: Start from MPR, Sports & Fitness Center
Sponsored by: University Recreation

Come enjoy this for FUN 5K run/walk with your family and friends. The 5K route will take participants on a tour around Stout’s beautiful campus. This fun course offers a variety of elevation to provide an excellent start to anyone’s family weekend Saturday. Coveted Intramural championship shirts will be given out for the following categories: Best Male Student Time, Best Female Student Time, Best Male Family Member Time, and Best Female Family Member Time. Registration is $3 per participant until April 9th or $5 per participant the day of the race. To pre-register please visit the Urec Office located at 41 Sports and Fitness Center. For more information please contact the Urec Office at 715-232-1392 or visit the U-Rec Website.

10:30 - 11:30 am: Coffee & Conversation with the Chancellor

Location: Ballrooms, Memorial Student Center
Sponsored by: Chancellor’s Office

Join Chancellor Bob Meyer for a cup of coffee and continental breakfast. This will be a great opportunity to talk with the Chancellor and other UW-Stout students and families.

11:00 am: Band Concert

Location: Great Hall, Memorial Student Center
Sponsored by: UW-Stout Bands

Tickets are required and will go on sale sometime in March – please check back!

12:00 pm & 3:00 pm: Baseball Double-Header

Location: Alumni Field
Sponsored by: UW-Stout Athletics

The UW-Stout Blue Devil baseball team will be hosting UW-Steven’s Point in a doubleheader at noon and 3 pm on Nelson Field. There will be Bingo for everyone to play with chances to win prizes.

1:00 pm & 3:00 pm: Softball Double-Header

Location: Nelson Field
Sponsored by: UW-Stout Athletics

The UW-Stout Blue Devil softball team will be hosting UW-Platville in a doubleheader at 1 and 3 pm on Nelson Field. There will be Bingo for everyone to play with chances to win prizes.

1:00 pm: Sensory Experience of Taste Testing Foods

Location: Heritage Hall 252
Sponsored by: Department of Food and Nutrition

It is a Taste Testing Experience to demonstrate a typical sensory taste test used in the food industry for new products, research and development or product development. This taste test also highlights an example of what students can experience in the Basic Sensory Course within the Food and Nutrition department. It will be located in Heritage Hall room 252.

1:00 pm: AH&LA Auction

Location: Huff’s Lounge, Memorial Student Center
Sponsored by: AH&LA

UW-Stout's American Hotel and Lodging Association invites you to join us for our annual auction. We will have a variety of 1 to 2 night stays and restaurant packages in various hotels and resorts across the midwest. So come and bid on some room nights stays and some great packages we have put together!

4:00 pm: Choir Concert

Location: TBD
Sponsored by: University Choirs

Tickets are required and will go on sale sometime in March – please check back!

8:00 pm: Fashion without Fabric Show

Location: Great Hall, Memorial Student Center
Sponsored by: School of Art + Design

Stout's own design students employ creativity and innovation to produce unique fashions using anything and everything but fabric. From vinyl record gowns, bottle cap suits, to coffee filter casual wear, they are sure to be one of a kind!

Tickets are required and will go on sale sometime in March – please check back!