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Homecoming Oct. 14 - 21

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UIRA has a membership of nearly 500 from every part of the University. Learn More

Dads' Weekend: Nov. 9-11, 2018

Dads' Weekend invites all Vandal parents to campus to learn more about our great university and Vandal traditions.

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University of Idaho Dad’s Weekend 2018
Schedule of Events

Dad of the Year Deadline: November 1st

Friday, November 9, 2018

  • 8 a.m to 6 p.m. VandalStore Open
  • 3:30-4:30 p.m. Information Table and Ticket Sales
    Location: VandalStore Plaza
  • 5-7 p.m. Dads’ Weekend Beer Tasting
    Location: Best Western Plus University Inn
    hosted by the Student Alumni Relations Board
    Cost: $30 per person (over the age of 21), $15 per person (under the age of 21)

    Come sample beer and ciders from local breweries and enjoy classic tailgate snacks and hearty horderves. There will be special giveaways drawings, music, lawn games and more!
    *Those under 21 may attend with a parent and/or family member.
  • 7:30 p.m. SAAC Powerade Pong
    Location: PEB Gymnasium
    hosted by the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee
    Cost: TBD

Saturday, November 10, 2018

  • 9 a.m to 5 p.m. VandalStore Open
  • 9:30 a.m. Donuts with Dad
    Location: Moscow Building Supply
    Cost: $5 per person, $10 for Vandal Dad + Student

    Enjoy donuts and coffee with your Vandal Family at Moscow Building Supply and build something for your Vandal-Cave!
  • 10 a.m. Women’s Swim & Dive vs. University of Wyoming.
    Location: UI Swim Center
  • 11 a.m. Cornhole Tournament TBD
    Location: TBD
    Cost: $5 per person, $10 for a team of two

    The Official Dads' Weekend Cornhole Tournament! Teams must register before Game Day — walk-ups will not be available. Sign up your team and have the chance to win the 1st ever Dads' Weekend Cornhole Tournament!
  • Noon Women’s Volleyball vs. Montana State University
    Location: Memorial Gymnasium
    Cost: ticket cost vary, call 208-885-6466
  • 12:30-3:30 p.m. The Vandal Tailgate
    The Vandal Tailgate is a centrally-located gathering place for Vandal fans for all ages with plenty of local food vendors and entertainment. The party starts three hours before kickoff!
  • 3:30 p.m. Idaho Vandals vs. University of Montana
    Location: ASUI Kibbie Dome
    Cost: ticket cost vary, call 208-885-6466

    Wear your official game day shirt, fill the dome, get excited for the Dad of the Year announcement and prepare to celebrate a Vandal victory!
  • 8 p.m. Sailesh, The Hypnotist
    Location: Pitman Center International Ballroom hosted by Student Involvement

Sunday, November 11, 2018

  • 10 a.m to 4 p.m. VandalStore Open


Contact Us

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Phone: 208-885-6111

Fax: 208-885-9119


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