Sabre Voice

The Celebrate Marian Weekend

Back to Article
Back to Article

The Celebrate Marian Weekend

Jackie Drake, Editor and Staff Writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Celebrate Marian technically started Thursday, April 26, with a Jazz concert in the HSC, but there are plenty more events that will make up this annual celebration of our university and its community. Take a look at the full schedule on the Marian University website, but keep reading here for a short summary of all the fun.  

The event this year may have adopted the name “Grey Skies and Rain Fest,” but that title is more of an homage to the past few years of the spring event than this weekend’s forecast. This Saturday, weather forecasters are anticipating temps in the upper 40s but considerable amounts of sun. 

So what are the general events happening this Saturday? You can catch several athletics games for women’s alumni volleyball, women’s softball, and men’s lacrosse at different times between 11:00am and 2:00pm. Then, general festivities will begin at 3:00 in the outdoor space near Naber Hall and the Hornung Student Center. Among some of the fun will be a food truck, henna, water balloon slingshot challenges, and even catapulting! Be sure to check the full schedule for details. 

At 4:15, opening Big Band performer CADE will open for headliner David Nail, who will take the stage at 5:30. This free, open-to-the-public concert is funded by Marian’s Student Senate. Nail is a country singer from Missouri, and his four albums include I’m About to Come Alive (2009), The Sound of a Million Dreams (2011), I’m a Fire (2014), and, most recently, Fighter (2016). \ 

Take a break this weekend and check out Celebrate Marian! There’s something for everyone. 

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • The Celebrate Marian Weekend

    Features

    “What Were You Wearing?”: Putting Sexual Harassment at the Forefront of Conversation

  • The Celebrate Marian Weekend

    Features

    Varsity Reserve Doesn’t Belittle Marian Athletes

  • The Celebrate Marian Weekend

    Features

    Marian’s 16th Annual Academic Symposium Approaches

  • The Celebrate Marian Weekend

    Features

    Campus Housing Options: Where Will You Decide?

  • The Celebrate Marian Weekend

    Features

    Da History of Black Folk

  • The Celebrate Marian Weekend

    Features

    Valentine’s Day Done Right: What Your Partner Really Wants on February 14

  • Features

    From One Athlete to Another by an Anonymous Writer

  • Features

    Exciting Winter Break Plans for Sabres

  • The Celebrate Marian Weekend

    Features

    Helpful Study Tips as End of Semester Nears

  • The Celebrate Marian Weekend

    Features

    eSports Event: “Jack Box”

Navigate Right
The student news site of Marian University
The Celebrate Marian Weekend