Alumni Night on the Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Thursday, August 22, 2019: 
Board at 6:30 p.m., depart at 7 p.m. and disembark at 9:00 p.m.

Valley Gem Sternwheeler, 601 Front St., Marietta, OH 45750

What’s better than a summer evening on the river, feeling the wind on your face and hearing the rush of the water? That’s easy, it’s enjoying the evening with Marietta alumni and friends on the Valley Gem led by Captain J.J. Sands, a Marietta College graduate.

The cost is $20 per person. Your ticket includes a relaxing cruise with heavy appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages, though a cash bar will be available.

The deadline to register is July 22 and space is limited, so register now.

Register today
For more information contact Jerry Biehl, Regional Volunteer, at jbiehl16@gmail.com.


Alumni Night with the Pittsburgh Pirates - NEW DATE

Saturday, August 24, 2019: 7:05 p.m.

PNC Park, 115 Federal St., Pittsburgh PA 15212

Closeout your weekend at PNC Park in Pittsburgh with fellow members of the Pioneer family as the Pirates take on the Cincinnati Reds.

Our seats are located in the Infield Grandstands in Section 321.

The cost is $23 per ticket. Come early for Happy Hour. The Jim Beam Left Field Lounge will have live music and drink specials two hours prior to first pitch!

Tickets will be emailed directly to you closer to game day.

Register today
If you have any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


#PioNation Party in Columbus

Saturday, September 14, 2019: 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Capital University Alumni House, 2361 E. Mound St., Columbus, OH 43209

Join your fellow Pioneers from the Columbus Regional Association, parents, students and friends to cheer on the Marietta College football team as they take on the Capital Crusaders.

Registration for the event is $10, which includes appetizers and beverages.

Parking will be available on Capital University's campus. Parking permits will be emailed to you closer to the event. Capital University Alumni House is just down the street from the stadium. We will arrive at Purmort Field at Bernlohr Stadium in time for kickoff at 7 p.m.

Register today
If you have any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


Washington, D.C. Rooftop Gathering

Thursday, September 19, 2019: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

The Rooftop of 1717 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20006

This is an evening you won’t want to miss! Reminisce about your time at Marietta with fellow alumni while enjoying stunning views of Pennsylvania Avenue that extends beyond the Potomac River. The rooftop terrace offers views of the Old Executive Office Building, the Washington Monument to the east and the World Bank and the Virginia Palisades to the west.

The cost is $10 per person, which includes appetizers and beverages. The attire is business casual. All guests must register in advance for security purposes by September 5.

Once you arrive at the building, please go to the security desk; your name will be on the guest list. The security guard will check you in, direct you to the elevator and provide you access to the rooftop.

If you are arriving:
By Metro: The venue is just a few blocks away from the Farragut West (Orange/Blue/Silver) and Farragut North (Red) Metro lines.
By Car: Metered street parking is available. Parking garages (open after 7 p.m.) include LAZ Parking, 1747 Pennsylvania Ave., NW (closes at 9 p.m.) and Colonial Parking, 1701 Pennsylvania Ave., NW (closes at 11 p.m.). Colonial Parking Garage entrance is located on 17th Street between H Street and Pennsylvania Ave., NW (next to McDonald's).

Register today
If you have any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


PioNation Tailgate for the Home Football Opener

Saturday, September 21, 2019: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Don Drumm Stadium, 600 Greene St., Marietta, OH 45750

Join fellow Pioneers for a tailgate before Coach Andy Waddle and the Marietta College football team plays rival Muskingum at 7 p.m. You don’t want to miss a minute of this fun! We’ll have live music, food, cash bar and a thrilling game followed by fireworks.

The cost is $10 per person, which includes tailgate-style food and non-alcoholic beverages. A cash bar will also be available. The cost is $5 for kids 6-10 years old while kids 5 years old and under eat free.

Register today
Contact Tara Meagle at tdm003@marietta.edu or 740.376.4756 for questions.


Homecoming 2019

Thursday, October 10 - Sunday, October 14

Marietta College, 215 Fifth St., Marietta, OH 45750

We look forward to celebrating with everyone (especially the classes of 1969, 1994 and 2009, who will be back for their 50th, 25th and 10th reunions) and collecting many stories to share in the rich history of Marietta College!

Homecoming 2019 schedule.

Register today
Contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, for any questions at daw008@marietta.edu. For any registration questions, please contact Annie Kubala at ark005@marietta.edu or call 740.376.4383.


#PioNation Party in Wilmington

Saturday, October 19, 2019: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Damon's Grill & Sports Bar, 1045 Eastside Dr., Wilmington, OH 45177

Join your fellow Pioneers to cheer on the Marietta College football team as they take on the Fighting Quakers.

Registration for this event is $5 which includes light appetizers. Beverages will also be available for purchase.

Damon's Grill & Sports Bar is less than one mile from the stadium. We will arrive at Wilmington College's Townsend Field at Williams Stadium in time for kickoff at 1:30 p.m.

Register today
If you have any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


#PioNation Party in Middleburg Heights

Saturday, November 2, 2019: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Brew Garden, 18590 Bagley Rd., Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Join us for a #PioNation Party as the Marietta College Pioneers take on the Baldwin Wallace Yellow Jackets. Come cheer on the football team with your fellow Pioneers including alumni, parents, students and friends.

Registration for this event is $5 which includes light appetizers. Beverages will also be available for purchase.

The Brew House is less than one mile from the stadium. We will arrive at Baldwin Wallace's George Finnie Stadium in time for kickoff at 1:30 p.m.

Register today
If you have any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


The Great Journey through Europe

Cruising the Rhine River and Featuring the Glacier Express

Wednesday, July 8 - Saturday, July 18, 2020

This extraordinary 11-day "Grand Tour" of Europe combines river, rail, lake and mountain travel and features Switzerland, France, Germany and the Netherlands. Cruise aboard the deluxe AMADEUS SILVER III along the Rhine River. Ride aboard three legendary railways - the Gornergrat Bahn, the Glacier Express and the Pilatus Railway. View photos for this cruise.

Please contact Gohagen Travel Service Coordinator at 800.922.3088 to reserve your spot on the cruise, or send in this Travel Program with your payment. All final payments are required to be made by check or wire transfer by January 15, 2020.

For any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


Glaciers & Wildlife of Alaska - Oceania Cruises

Monday, July 13 - Thursday, July 23, 2020

Visit Kenai Fjords National Park and the starting point of the historic Iditarod Trail in Steward. Cruise through College Fjord and past Hubbard Glacier to Icy Strait Point and look for whales. In Juneau, take advantage of its wildlife viewing and discover Skagway's Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park. Experience indigenous art in Sitka, visit Tongass National Forest in Ketchikan and immerse yourself in the thriving culture of Nanaimo. View photos for this cruise.

Please contact Go Next Service Coordinator at 800.842.9023 to reserve your spot on the cruise.

For questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


River Life® along the Dutch Waterways

Tuesday, April 21 - Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Cruise for seven nights in Holland and Flanders aboard the exclusively chartered, deluxe AMADEUS BRILLIANT when the vibrant Dutch tulip fields are in bloom. Meet local residents during the exclusive RIVER LIFE® FORUM. Tour the Kröller-Müller Museum. Visit Amsterdam, Bruges, Hoorn, Maastricht, Antwerp and Keukenhof Gardens. View photos for this cruise.

Please contact Gohagen Travel Service Coordinator at 800.922.3088 to reserve your spot on the cruise, or send in this Travel Program with your payment. All final payments are required to be made by check or wire transfer by January 15, 2020.

For any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


Medieval Sojourn - Oceania Cruises

Monday, October 5 - Friday, October 16, 2020

See the Monte Carlo Casino and the historical treasures of Rome. Stroll the cobblestone streets in Sorrento and see Santorini's breathtaking volcanic seascapes. Visit the ruins of Ephesus and stroll through Mitilini - The "Garden of the Aegean." View photos for this cruise.

Please contact Go Next Service Coordinator at 800.842.9023 to reserve your spot on the cruise.

For any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.


Village Life® in Dordogne

Thursday, October 9 - Friday, October 16, 2020

Experience the provincial character of Dordogne for one full week in Sarlat-la-Canéda, one of the most beautiful and well-preserved medieval villages in France. Stay in the family-owned PLAZA MADELEINE HÔTEL, formerly a grand 19th-century townhouse. Discover the region's charming villages, medieval castles and prehistoric treasures. View photos for this cruise.

Please contact Gohagen Travel Service Coordinator at 800.922.3088 to reserve your spot on the cruise, or send in this Travel Program with your payment. All final payments are required to be made by check or wire transfer by January 15, 2020.

For any questions please contact Dawn Werry, Director of Alumni Relations, at daw008@marietta.edu.