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Unmask Your Inner Superhero at Otterbein Homecoming and Family Weekend

Unmask Your Inner Superhero at Otterbein Homecoming and Family Weekend

It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s Cardinals everywhere uniting on campus for an out-of-this-world Homecoming and Family Weekend on Friday, Sept. 30 and Saturday, Oct. 1! This year’s Homecoming and Family Weekend is poised to be our best ever with numerous activities for Cardinals of all ages. Whether your superpower is jumping from friend to friend to reconnect with former classmates or flying in from afar to visit with your Otterbein student for Family Weekend, this will be an event of epic proportions.

A full list of activities is available online but here’s a quick list of activities you won’t want to miss.

Friday, Sept. 30
4-7 p.m. Family Weekend Check-in
4 p.m. Class of 1971 45th Reunion Celebration
5 p.m. Annual Homecoming & Family Weekend Cookout and Concert
7 p.m. Young Alumni Awards Ceremony
7:30 p.m. Department of English “Daugherty Promise Scholarship Fund” Benefit Reading
7:30 p.m. African American Alumni Mixer
8 p.m. Theatre Production: The Addams Family

Saturday, October 1
8 a.m.-2 p.m. Alumni & Family Weekend Registration Hub
9-11 a.m. Pancakes on the Plaza
10 a.m. Homecoming & Family Weekend Parade
10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Greekville Tailgate, Library Lawn
10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Liberty Mutual Grove Festival
11 a.m.-1 p.m. African American Alumni Picnic
11:30 a.m. STEAM Innovation Center "Wire Cutting" and Open House
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Class Reunions Hub Tent and Superhero Celebration Cake
12:30 p.m. OtterTalk: Dr. Keith Pepperell
2 p.m. Otterbein Cardinals Football Game vs. Capital Crusaders
5 p.m. Young Alumni Happy Hour at Jimmy V's
5 p.m. Class of 1976 40th Reunion Celebration
5 p.m. Class of 1996 20th Reunion Gathering
6 p.m. “O” Club 61st Dinner
7 p.m. Men’s Soccer Game vs. Capital Crusaders
8 p.m. Theatre Production: The Addams Family
8 p.m. 4th Annual Razzmatazz: An All-Otterbein Mixer
8- 11 p.m. Iceless Ice Skating

And, be sure to use our social media hashtag #OtterHCFW to post your photos, videos and more throughout the weekend!

See the entire Homecoming and Family Weekend Schedule and wear your favorite superhero shirt to join in the fun!