Huskies Forever Weekend 2017

Saturday, October 21

Little "I" Livestock Show
8:30 a.m.
Horsebarn Hill Arena

Please join the the UConn Block and Bridle Club and the UConn Department of Animal Science for the 88th Annual Little International Livestock show. The show will feature showmanship classes for poultry, beef and dairy cattle, horses, sheep and pigs. Students will show off their animal handling skills with a species that they have been working with for the past two months.

Farm-to-Table Breakfast
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Spring Valley Student Farm, 104 Spring Manor Road

Please join the Office of Public Engagement to celebrate the Student-run Organic Farm and the most recent initiatives to make our farm a sustainable model for the region. In addition to students operating the farm, we will also have students building solar panel units, thermal water heating systems, and aquaponics growing systems through their courses offered at UConn. Students will be measuring air quality surrounding the farm and will be making compostable soil from food wasted at our dining halls. We look forward to sharing all of the innovative ventures the Farm and the Office of Public Engagement are cooking up! No cost to participate.

UConn vs. Tulsa Homecoming Football Game
12:00 p.m.
Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field

Fire up the grill, sing along with the "Pride of Connecticut" UConn Marching Band, and cheer on the Huskies at the Homecoming Football game!

*Included in bundled price for Reunion attendees. Separate registration required for non-reunion attendees. Tickets may be purchased here. Use discount code

Sunday, October 22

Huskies Forever 5K & Lil' Huskies Kids K
8:00 a.m. Kids K Start
9:00 a.m. 5K Start
Alumni Center

Experienced runners, leisurely joggers, and walkers are all invited to the fourth annual Huskies Forever 5K. Open to alumni, students, family, and friends, this race is a timed, certified, closed road race around campus. 
Separate registration is required

Koons Hall Open House
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Koons Hall, Storrs Campus

Walk down memory lane and explore the newly renovated Koons Hall.  Hosted by the Department of Allied Health Sciences.  All alumni are welcome.

Horsebarn Hill Bus Tour
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Start & End at UConn Foundation

Take a tour of UConn's iconic Horsebarn Hill, including the arena, livestock unit, and Kellogg Dairy Center. End the tour with a sweet treat from the UConn Dairy Bar! No cost to participate. 

CSD 50th Anniversary Celebration
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Room 204 Wilbur Cross Building

The Center for Students with Disabilities invites alumni, friends and family to join them for a brunch and open house.  No cost to participate.
Separate registration is required.

BBQ 101
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Foundation Building Patio

Learn all you need to know to barbecue like the pros! You're invited to learn how to master the barbecue. Join Dean Cameron Faustman, College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, and BBQ experts from Bear’s Smokehouse BBQ, as they share their tips--from selecting the right cut to creating mouth-watering flavor.  Includes a tasting.  No cost to participate.

Husky Bluegrass, Blues & More!
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Alumni Center

Alumni and friends are invited to enjoy live music and sample beer, wine and more from a variety of local vineyards and breweries - many of which are owned and operated by UConn alumni! Must be 21+ to attend. 
Separate registration is required

Men's Alumni Lacrosse Game

2:00 p.m.
Depot Field

In town for Huskies Forever Weekend? Stop by the annual Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game at the Depot Field. Watch the current squad face off against the alumni!  
Separate registration is required

Husky Halloween
2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Husky Village

Please join the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life for a spooktacular afternoon of festivities in Husky Village, the university's fraternity and sorority residential community. All alumni and guests are welcome to trick-or-treat in the Village at this family friendly event. No cost to participate. 

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