Alumni Events



Peoria Chiefs

Alumni Gathering with the Peoria Chiefs

Eureka College Night with the Peoria Chiefs is on August 26. 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.

Date: August 26, 2016
Gates open at 5:30 p.m
Buffet available from 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Game time is at 6:30 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 now by email or call 877-892-7823.

Celebrating 125 Years of Eureka College Football: Eureka Tailgating Style!

August 20, 2016

Football Scrimmage

Red Devils vs Concordia University: 1 p.m. kickoff, Riverforest, IL
**3:30 p.m. postgame event
Enjoy Chicago-style pizza with our own  Loren Logsdon, Coach Barth and the Football Leadership Council
Lou Malnati’s in Oak Park, 1038 Lake St, Oak Park, IL

September 3, 2016

5th Annual Lincoln Bowl

Red Devils vs Knox College: 1 p.m. kickoff, Galesburg, IL

**Pre-game Tailgate

September 10, 2016

Football Alumni Appreciation Game: Recognizing Our Undefeated 10-0 ’91 Illini-Badger Conference Championship Team

Red Devils vs Martin Luther: 1 p.m. kickoff – Pete FioRito Stadium at McKinzie Field

**11 a.m. Tailgate (free for Football alumni) with Jammsammich: Party Band

Halftime Recognition of the Undefeated 10-0 ’91 Football Team


September 24, 2016 – Home game

Red Devils vs MacMurray College: 1 p.m. kickoff, Pete FioRito Stadium at McKinzie Field


October 15, 2016


Red Devils vs Iowa Wesleyan: 1 p.m. kickoff, Pete FioRito Stadium at McKinzie Field

Saturday: 8:30 a.m. Hall of Fame Induction; Christine Bonati Bollwinkle Arena and Convocation Center at the Reagan Athletic Complex

10 a.m. Parade

**11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Tailgate party

October 29, 2016 – Home game

Red Devils vs Minnesota – Morris: 12 p.m. kickoff, Pete FioRito Stadium at McKinzie Field

November 5, 2016 – Family Day/Senior Day

Red Devils vs Northwestern (Minn.): 12 p.m. kickoff, Pete FioRito Stadium at McKinzie Field

11:45 a.m. Recognition of Seniors


**Suggested donation $10 per person per tailgate event. R.S.V.P to or 877.892.7823.

The full 2016 EC Football schedule can be found at

Eureka College Homecoming

Save the Weekend: Homecoming is October 14 and 15, 2016!

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!


Eureka College alumni Spain

Spain’s Classics

March 18–28, 2017

Explore Seville, Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo with Eureka College Alumni and Friends.

Experience Spain’s colorful pageant of art, history and culture. Set against a backdrop that spans sunny Mediterranean shores and grand mountain ranges, this stunning destination is dotted with white pueblos, groves of oranges and olives. Explore the priceless treasures of the Royal Palace, Europe’s 2nd largest palace. Visit the exotic and expansive Alhambra palace, resplendent with Moorish regal flair. See the Cathedral of Seville, the 3rd largest in the world. Enjoy reserved seating at a flamenco show and feel the passion of this famous dance. Explore Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo. Become part of an authentic “paella experience,” and learn how this rice dish is made and where it originated. Marvel at Valencia’s “City of Arts & Sciences.” See how precious lladro figurines are made by hand. View Antonio Gaudi’s architectural masterpieces, including La Sagrada Famila. Spain beckons. Read an overview or get the full details.

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