Beaver's Penn State Day celebration is Oct. 25 and 26

Penn State Beaver’s annual Penn State Day celebration will be held Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25 and 26. All events are free and open to the public. The following is the schedule of events:

Friday, Oct. 25 - Blue and White Spirit Day
Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to wear blue and white and/or Penn State apparel. A bonfire will be held at dusk behind Harmony Hall residence hall. Free s’mores and hot apple cider will be provided.

Saturday, Oct. 26Admissions Open House, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Student Union Building
Prospective students and their families will learn about academic programs, extracurricular activities, financial aid and the application process.

Intramural Flag Football Championship Game, 10 a.m., Intramural field behind the gym

Campus Carnival, noon to 3:30 p.m., lawn, center of campus (In the event of inclement weather, all events will be held in the gym.) Inflatable games, cotton candy, kettle corn and novelty attractions will be featured.

Cornhole Tournament, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m., lawn, center of campus (In the event of inclement weather, the tournament will be held in the gym.)

Beaver alumni vs. Beaver men’s and women’s varsity basketball teams, gym - Men begin play at 5:30 p.m., followed by the women.

Blue and White Tailgate, 7 p.m., Brodhead Bistro Courtyard
Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Ohio State Buckeyes football game, 8 p.m., Brodhead Bistro Courtyard. Free stadium foods will be offered before and during the game for all in attendance. (Inclement weather location to be announced.)

For information about the Open House, contact the Admissions Office at or 877-JOIN-PSU. For information about the weekend activities, contact Jennifer Toof, coordinator of student activities and residence life, or 724-773-3947.

Last Updated September 30, 2013