Viking Days 2015: Social and Reunion Events

Learn more about Viking Days social and reunion events, including the Blast, the all-Augustana celebration of Viking Days for alumni, faculty/staff, parents and friends honoring the reunion classes ending in 5 and 0. Find details for the 25th and 50th Reunion Class activities.

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Thursday, Oct. 15: Class of 1965 50th Reunion Kickoff Gathering

6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 15, Fellows' Presidential Residence, 37th Street & Grange Ave.

The Class of 1965 will meet in the Fellows’ Presidential Residence, located on campus at 37th Street & Grange Avenue, to kick off a weekend of fun with classmates. This social will feature a heavy appetizer buffet and lots of time to catch up with old friends. Registration required.


Friday, Oct. 16: Honor Guard Luncheon

11:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 16, Falls Room, Holiday Inn City Centre

A festive luncheon for graduates who have celebrated their 50th class reunion. Members of the class of 1965 will be inducted into the honor guard at this time. Beginning at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 16, in the Falls Room at the Holiday Inn City Centre, located at 100 W. 8th Street in downtown Sioux Falls. Reunion photos for the classes of 1950, 1955 and 1960 will be taken during the luncheon. Registration required.


Friday, Oct. 16: Class of 1965 50th Reunion Banquet

5:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 16, Falls Room,  Holiday Inn City Centre

Members of the Class of 1965 will celebrate their 50th Class Reunion at a banquet and social beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 16, in the Falls Room at the Holiday Inn City Centre, located at 100 W. 8th Street in downtown Sioux Falls. The reunion class photo will be taken at this event. Registration required.


Friday, Oct. 16: Hall of Fame Social Hour & Banquet

7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 16, in the Starlite Room,  Holiday Inn City Centre

Honoring the 2015 inductees of the Augustana Athletics Hall of Fame. Social hour begins at 6 p.m.; dinner begins at 7 p.m. in the Starlite Room of the Holiday Inn City Centre. Registration required.


Saturday, Oct. 17: 50th Reunion Tailgate

11:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 17, Fellows' Presidential Residence, 37th Street & Grange Ave.

The class of 1965 is invited to this special lunch. The event is free; registration is required.


Saturday, Oct. 17: Class of 1990 25th Reunion Dinner

6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17, Palisades Room, Holiday Inn City Centre

Members of the Class of 1990 are invited to celebrate their 25th Class Reunion at a dinner ahead of the Blast, the all-Augustana celebration. This event will begin at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, and will be held in the Palisades Room at the Holiday Inn City Centre. Registration required.


Saturday, Oct. 17: Alumni Achievement Award Dinner

5:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17, Starlite Room, Holiday Inn City Centre

Honoring the 2015 Alumni Achievement Award recipients. This event will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, and will be held in the Starlite Room of the Holiday Inn City Centre. Registration required.


Saturday, Oct. 17: The Blast: An All-Augustana Celebration of Viking Days

7 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17, Holiday Inn City Centre

All alumni, friends and faculty/staff are invited to join us at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, for the "Blast," an all-Augustana celebration of Viking Days.

This special event will recognize the reunion classes ending in 5 and 0 and will be held at the Holiday Inn City Centre, located at 100 W. 8th Street in downtown Sioux Falls. Registration required.

This fun event will feature:

  • An interactive photo gallery featuring historic photos from your time at Augie.
  • Great food and a cash bar
  • DJ and dancing
  • Plenty of games
  • Door prizes! (Register early to get two tickets for the drawing)
  • Special reunion class photos (1970-2010)
  • Share pictures from the night with the selfie photo booth.

Register online today for all Viking Days reunion and social events.