Alumni Events

Homecoming bonfire

Upcoming Events

Cubs Game
May 31, 2015

Normal Cornbelters Outing
June 18, 2015

Prague, Budapest and Vienna
June 15–25, 2015

Homecoming 2015
October 9–10, 2015

Rocktober Vacation in Vegas
October 16–18, 2015

Don’t miss the chance to catch a Cubs game this spring!

Ron and Lou Ann Stambaugh Hayes ’88 and the Eureka College Alumni Office are hosting an outing to Wrigley Field on Sunday, May 31 at 1:20 p.m. when the Cubs take on the defending American League Champion Kansas City Royals. Tickets are $33 each and available for purchase through the Alumni and Development Office. Check out next month’s “Maroon & Gold” for pregame gathering information.

This event has been sold out.

Normal Cornbelters Outing Scheduled for June 2015

Eureka College night at the Normal CornBelters. Come spend an evening with fellow E.C. alumni and friends while enjoying a meal and a baseball game on June 18! Tickets are $23 each and can be reserved in the Alumni and Development Office. The gates open at 5:35 p.m. and the first batter steps into the box at 6:35.

Reserve your tickets by June 16 at Alumni Office or call 877-892-7823.

Time to clean up your golf clubs and join us for the Eureka College Golf Outing!

The Department of Athletics has announced the annual Eureka College golf outing on Friday, June 26, 2015. We are proud to partner with The Den at Fox Creek in Bloomington, Illinois to host this year’s outing. An Arnold Palmer Signature Course, The Den at Fox Creek guarantees to be an exciting test for all levels of golfer and will provide a great environment for our event. Your support of the Eureka College Golf Outing directly supports our student-athletes both on the field/court and in the classroom. Coaches, staff, and student-athletes will be available throughout the day to assure your experience is one you will remember.


Date: Friday, June 26, 2015, Noon
New Location: The Den at Fox Creek, 3002 Fox Creek Rd, Bloomington, IL 61701
Questions? Contact Christi or phone 309-467-6828

Register today

EC Alumni and Friends International Travel Opportunity: Prague, Budapest and Vienna in June 2015

The Alumni Office has announced plans for their next international travel opportunity, slated for June 15–25, 2015.

Trip Highlights include

  • Prague, Hradcany Castle, Prague Folklore Dinner and Show, Cesky Krumlov, Vienna, Schoenbrunn Palace, Grinzing Evening, Danube River Cruise, Bratislava, Budapest Matthias Church, Fisherman’s Bastion, Szentendre Renaissance Dinner
  • 11 Days, 14 Meals – 9 Breakfasts/5 Dinners
  • Per Person Rates: Double $4,249; Single $5,049; Triple $4,219
  • Includes air and taxes and transportation to and from Chicago O’Hare

Please contact the Alumni Office at 877-892-7823 for more information.

Grant Park Music Festival’s Concert at Millenium Park

July 10

Songs and Suites from Sondheim’s greatest and most popular repertoire

Join Chicago Area Alumni for a wonderful evening in Millenium Park enjoying a little night music and celebrating the award-winning master of the musical, Stephen Sondheim. Led by Broadway conductor and long-time Sondheim collaborator Paul Gemignani, the Grant Park Orchestra and renowned vocalists will perform Sondheim favorites, including selections from Sweeney Todd, Company, Into the Woods, and more. An evening not to be missed! Watch for info on a pre-concert gathering in the next issue of Maroon & Gold.


Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Concert: Friday, July 10, 2015, 8:00pm – 10:00pm
Cost: $35 per person (non-refundable tickets rain or shine!)
Email to reserve your tickets now or call 877-892-7823

Cleveland Ohio Alumni Luncheon to be held during the DOC General Assembly

July 20, 2015

Join the Eureka College Alumni Office in Cleveland, Ohio a special luncheon at the General Assembly of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). All alumni are welcome to attend regardless of conference registration.
Details are below:
Eureka College Luncheon
Monday, July 20, 2015 * 11:00 AM – 12:45 PM
Tickets: $20
Youth Tickets: $10
Speaker: President, J. David Arnold, Chaplain Fowlkes and DOC Ministry Students
Hyatt Regency Columbus – Nationwide A

Email to reserve your tickets now or call 877-892-7823

Join Us for a White Sox vs. Cardinals Game at Cell Field in Chicago this Summer!

July 21

Come join fellow Eureka College Alumni and friends at U.S. Cellular Field on July 21 when the Chicago White Sox take on the St. Louis Cardinals! Enjoy a full meal at the famous White Sox Patio Party between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. The game starts at 7:10 p.m. Tickets are $63 per person including patio party and seats. Email to reserve your tickets now or call 877-892-7823

Save the Weekend: Rocktober Vacation in Vegas

October 16-18, 2015

Bradley Kenny, ’89 has invited Eureka College Alumni back again for an October gathering Las Vegas, NV. If you love Vegas, what better weekend to go than one hosted by Eureka College alum, Bradley Kenny? This year the weekend will includes a Friday night ride on The High Roller, the world’s largest observation wheel located at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, followed by a gathering at the Las Vegas Bowl, an incredible Saturday evening Cirque du Soliel show and Sunday Brunch at the House of Blues. There is even talk of a alumni pool party on Saturday afternoon! Celebrate your alma mater and make some new memories with classmates that you won’t soon forget. Start planning now to join us for this great weekend in Las Vegas!

Contact Shellie at or 877-892-7823 for more information.