Alumni Homecoming Weekend
February 14 – 16, 2014
Homecoming 2014 is just around the corner and Mason is preparing to welcome you home with open arms. The Alumni Association has planned a special weekend for you. Mason and the Alumni Association await your return.
– Rodney Turner, JD ’93, President, George Mason University Alumni Association
February 14 – Should you need assistance with registration, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will get back to you shortly. Saturday events are currently scheduled, as planned.
Friday, February 14
8th Annual Alumni Beer Tasting - CANCELED
Time: 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: Patriot Center, East Concourse
Due to the inclement weather and the decision to close Mason on Friday, this event is canceled.
Join the Alumni Association for one of our most popular events featuring five beers by New Belgium Brewing Company. This year in keeping with the theme, the beers will be paired with items from the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and Oceania. Don’t miss out!
Saturday, February 15
Women’s Basketball vs St. Joseph’s
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Patriot Center
Five for Five – 5 tickets for only $5. Purchase at least 5 tickets for only $1 each. Each additional ticket also only $1 each. Offer valid at Patriot Center Box Office only. Mention “five for five” at box office.
16th Annual Alumni Tailgate with Alumni Hospitality Tent
Time: 3 – 5 p.m.
Location: Parking Lot K (“Rain” Location: Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall, if there are no tents in Lot K, please proceed to the JC)
While you’re tailgating with your friends, stop by our heated tent for the most generous hospitality spot and at the same time, get in the spirit of Homecoming. The Mason Family Zone will provide entertainment for the Little Patriots.
In addition, if you’d like to reserve a tailgate spot within the block party, please visit the block party website for the registration page. Parking is available outside the ABC permitted area if spaces are no longer available.
School of Law Alumni Reception
Time: 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Alumni Atrium, Mason Hall, Fairfax Campus
Join the Law Alumni Association for this special Homecoming reception, located within walking distance of the Patriot Center. Law alumni and their families will gather at the reception and attend the basketball game in a reserved law alumni section.
The reception ticket includes beer, wine, and soft drinks, an appetizer buffet, and a ticket to the basketball game. Questions for this reception may be directed to Dana Fallon at 703/993-9862 or at email@example.com.
Men’s Basketball vs St. Bonaventure
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Patriot Center
Discounted Game Day Tickets can be purchased online using alumni code “masonnation”
Fireworks Show and Post-game Party
Time: 8:30–10:30 p.m.
Location: Mason Pond/Mason Inn, Grand Ballroom
The fireworks show will light Mason Pond immediately following the game. Then, join us in the Mason Inn where we’ll continue the festivities. Our wildly popular DJ, Chris Styles will play songs that will make you feel like you never left campus.
Sunday, February 16
Homecoming Champagne Brunch
Time: 10 a.m. – noon
Location: Boxwoods, Mason Inn Conference Center and Hotel
Wrap up your weekend with your friends at this festive brunch.
Mason Gear - Looking for something to wear for the weekend? Save 10% on Mason Apparel & Gifts by using MASONALUM at gmu.bcollege.com.
Hotel - Want to stay on campus for the weekend? Book your room at the Mason Inn Conference Center and Hotel today.
Maybe it was a professor who changed your life. Or the chance to discover your passion through an internship. Or the lifelong friendships made on the athletic field on the court. Wherever your heart lies at Mason, you can make a difference… by making a gift today. Visit give.gmu.edu.