Alumni Events

Homecoming bonfire

Upcoming Events
At-A-Glance

Six Flag Weekends
August 7‐8 and 14‐15, 2015

Night at with the Peoria Chiefs
August 21, 2015

4th Annual Lincoln Bowl
September 5, 2015

Homecoming 2015
October 9–10, 2015

Rocktober Vacation in Vegas
October 16–18, 2015

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Eureka College/Six Flag Weekends

August 7‐8 and 14‐15, 2015

The Alumni Relations Office and Six Flags Great America are partnering to offer Eureka College Alumni and Friends a substantial savings of nearly 55% of of their regular admission pricing.

Tickets to to Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois will be available for $35 per person for the weekends of August 7‐8 and August 14‐15, 2015.

Why not plan a end of summer weekend getaway to Six Flags Great America with your family and fellow alumni?
For more information regarding online ordering or questions please contact alumni@eureka.edu or call 877‐892‐7823.


EC Night with the Peoria Chiefs

August 21

Come on out and enjoy a night of great baseball at the 3rd Base Party Deck at Dozer Field in Downtown Peoria as the Peoria Chiefs play the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers.

  • Details:
  • Date: August 21, 2015
  • Gates open at 5:30 p.m
  • Buffet available from 6:30 ‐ 8 p.m.
  • Game time is at 7 p.m.
  • Fireworks, Prizes, fun for the whole family!
  • Cost: $35 per person, Kids 3‐10 ‐ $25 per child. (children under 3 are free).

The Alumni Office is also offering special pricing for couples ($60), Family packages for 4 with children ages 4‐10: $80; Family of 4 with Children over 10; $100.

The price includes admission to the 3rd Base Party Deck with an all you can eat buffet with the Upper Deck Grill serving Hamburgers, Hot dogs, Chicken Breasts, Potato Salad, Chips and Dip, cookies, soft drinks, lemonade, water and cash bar.

Reserve your tickets by August 18 at alumni@eureka.edu or call 877‐892‐7823.


Lincoln Bowl trophy

Eureka College to host 4th Annual Lincoln Bowl

September 5, 2015

Join the Eureka College Red Devil Nation on September 5 as the Red Devils fight to return the Lincoln Bowl Trophy to its rightful home in Reagan Center with a 3rd victory over rival Knox College. Kick off of the football game between the Knox College Prairie Fire and your Eureka College Red Devils will be at 1 p.m. at McKinzie Field. The festivities will kick off at 11:30 with Civil War re-enactors, food and music! Rumor has it that Honest Abe will return to campus again! Don’t miss this chance to celebrate our unique history with Knox College as two of only three institutions of higher education that hosted President Lincoln as a campus speaker.


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Homecoming 2015

October 9 & 10, 2015

Save the Weekend: Homecoming is October 9 & 10, 2015!
Homecoming has become come a tradition on campus that is NOT to be missed! The parade, the tailgating, the royalty, the GAME, the Chanticleer party and all the alumni and friends have made this a great weekend to celebrate EUREKA! Mark your calendars and plan to come home to Eureka this fall!


Las Vegas

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 in 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 include 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 Soleil 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! Space is limited so contact us at alumni@eureka.edu or 877-892-7823 for more information.