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Cardy's Rockin' Homecoming - Septermber 20-21, 2013
Homecoming 2013
Friday's Activities
Saturday's Activities
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Homecoming Hotel Accommodations for September 20 and 21

Photo of the Fairfield Inn Our host hotel is:
Fairfield Inn and Suites in Columbus/ Polaris
9000 Worthington Rd.
Westerville, OH 43081

Reservations must be made by Aug. 30. Call 614-568-0770 and mention Otterbein. Standard double queens and king suites are $112. Check other hotel options here.

Registration Information
Alumni Registration will be located at the red and white tent on Grove and Home during Saturday, September 21 from 8 a.m.–2 p.m. Pre-registration provides you with an Otterbein gift. Register online

NEW Parade Route
The NEW Parade Route starts on the outdoor track at Memorial Stadium, heads north on Center Street, turns left onto Martin Drive, left onto North West Street, left on Park Street, and then left onto Grove Street and ends at Grove and West Home Streets. See a map of the route (PDF).

Parking and Street Closures
Parking on Saturday, Sept. 21 is available at the Campus Center, stadium lot off Center Street, West Park Street parking lot. North Grove Street will be closed from West Main Street north to West Home Street in front of the Campus Center. West Home Street will be closed between the building east and west parking lots.

Special Needs and Parking
Additional special needs parking will be available on the east side of the Campus Center.

Alumni Volunteers Wanted
Volunteers are needed to assist with check-in, greeting and much more. If you would like to volunteer during Homecoming weekend, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 614-823-1650 or alumniinfo@ otterbein.edu.

Rockin' Round the Bein

On Campus
View the Edwin L. "Dubbs" Roush Hall of Champions in the Clements Recreation Center featuring the Athletic Hall of Fame members, All-American athletes and the history of Otterbein Athletics. First floor lobby.

Stroll the Uptown Shops
Photo of the Uptown Westerville bannerMake sure to check out "A Gal Name Cinda Lou" owned by Debbie Bennati '74. This store features 700+ items including rock and roll, jazz and blues records; CDs, vintage clothes, jewelry, housewares and furniture; all from the '50s, '60s and '70s. Also, a great collection of owls for our friends in Sigma Alpha Tau!

Stop in to visit Amy Winter '06 and her new Edward Loy Home Design offering an eclectic blend of new and vintage items including furniture, home decor, jewelry and clothing.

Ice Cream!
There's always room for ice cream. Stop by the Dairy Queen owned by Sonny D’Andrea '73.

Explore the Arts at Alum Creek Park
Enjoy performing and visual art stations and short classes at the "Passport to the Arts and Rising Stars" sponsored by Westerville Parks and Recreation Department. Passport to the Arts offers young people a fun way to explore new forms of art media. Rising Stars is a talent contest open to high school and college age students.

9 a.m.-12 Noon, Grades 5 and below
1-4 p.m., Grades 6+
6-8 p.m. Westerville's Rising Stars

Photo of the Otterbein Thrift StoreOtterbein Thrift Shop
Stop by the coolest place on campus and "Pop Some Tags" at the Otterbein Thrift Shop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Park Street.

Visit the Bookstore in the Campus Center for Cardinal Pride Wear! Great Vera Bradley selection too!

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