Call it a mini-homecoming, if you will.
Wednesday, Nov. 7 is College Night at the Greater Jacksonville Fair. JU will have a team of alumni, faculty and staff to compete againt other college teams including UNF, UF and FSU in games including potato sack races, tissue toss, horseshoes. College Night activities are at 6:30 p.m. in the Livestock Arena. At stake will be scholarship money for JU students!
Want to participate? E-mail Alumni & Parent Relations’ Pat Reeves.
Don’t want to compete, but still want to show your Dolphin spirit? Come cheer our Dolphins to victory!
Here’s a special bonus: Pure Prarie League will be performing in concert at 8 p.m. on the Entertainment Stage.
The opportunity to purchase advance tickets for only $5 is available until midnight Tuesday, Oct. 30. The scoop on discount tickets are on the fair’s Advanced Ticket Page. Visit the Fair Schedule for a daily listing of times, contests, entertainment and special events. For information about the rides and games, visit the website for the midway company, Belle City Amusements.
Meanwhile, here’s what else what’s on tap at the fair on College Night:
Gates Open 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Robinson’s Racing Pigs – 5:30 – 6:45 – 8:15 & 9:45 pm
Jump The Dog Show – Exhibit Hall “A” – 6:00 & 8:00 pm
The Fire Fighter Show – 6:30 & 8:30 pm
No Jo Clown Circus – 7:30 & 9:00 pm
Kachunga -In the Park – 7:00 & 9:30 pm