Penn State Day celebration will be held Oct. 19-20 on campus

Penn State Beaver’s annual Penn State Day celebration will be held Friday and Saturday, Oct. 19 and 20, with the following schedule:

Friday, Oct. 19
Blue and White Day on Campus
All students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to wear blue and white and/or Penn State apparel.

Bonfire at Dusk
Behind Harmony Hall residence hall
Free s’mores and hot apple cider will be provided.

Saturday, Oct. 20

Admissions Open House, 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Student Union Building
Prospective students will tour the campus, learn about academic programs, financial aid, and extracurricular activities and speak with current students.

Intramural Flag Football Championship Game, 10 a.m.
Baseball field

Campus Carnival, noon - 3:30 p.m.
Wellness Center lawn (gym in event of inclement weather)
The public is invited to enjoy inflatable games, cotton candy, kettle corn, and novelty attractions.

Cornhole Tournament, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Intramural field by gym (gym in event of inclement weather)

Alumni vs. Men’s and Women’s Varsity Basketball Teams, 5:30 p.m.
Penn State Beaver alumni will take on the Beaver campus men’s varsity basketball team followed by their first-ever game against the women’s varsity team.

Blue and White Tailgate and Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Iowa Hawkeyes Football Game, 8 p.m.
Lobby, Harmony Hall residence hall
Free stadium foods will be offered before and during the game.

For information about the Open House, contact the Admissions Office at or 1-877-JOIN-PSU. For information about other activities, contact the Office of Student Affairs at or 724-773-3951.

Last Updated September 17, 2012