Stout Proud Weekend

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September 30 - October 2, 2022

We look forward to hosting you on campus during our first Stout Proud Weekend! This is the premier fall event for families, friends, and supporters of our Stout students. Join us for events on campus including Bingo, free movie Friday, the Stout Proud Picnic and a home football game vs rival, UW-Eau Claire. We encourage visitors to take advantage of our local community, parks, trails, shopping, eating and everyone's fall favorite, pumpkin patches! 

Tell Us You're Coming!

Registration opens in mid-August, 2022!

Schedule of Events

We look forward to welcoming you to campus with an exciting schedule of events throughout the weekend! Click the drop downs below to view the schedule of events. Note: additional events may be added - check back regularly!

Friday, September 30th

Event

Time

Description

Check-in and Welcome Table

2:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Check-in for your weekend and receive your coupon booklet, trail guide and take your picture at the photo booth!

Health & Fitness Center 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM Check out the weight room and enjoy a free workout with your student. Located in room 53, Sports and Fitness Center.
Open Rec & Yard Games 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM Stop by the Urec Office, room 41 Sports and Fitness Center for open recreation and yard games!

Admissions Tour and Overview

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

A special campus visit for friends, family and perspective students!

Academic Lab Showcase

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Explore and engage with our faculty and students in these interactive lab open houses.

Open Climbing 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM Check out Stout Adventures and take advantage of the climbing wall for free climbing! 

Roommate Game

7:00 PM

How well do you think you know your roommate?  What’s their favorite thing to binge watch?  What brand shampoo do they use?  What’s their biggest pet peeve?  If you can answer these questions and more come to the roommate game and raise your hand to join us on stage in a competition of who knows who best.  We’ll be looking for roommate pair who only met each other this fall, another pair who’ve lived together for 3+ semesters and hopefully a pair that have lived together for 2+ years!  Join us on stage to win big prizes OR relax in the audience and cheer on your favorite team.  On stage or in the audience it’s sure to be a night of laughs.

 

Menomonie HS Football Game

7:00 PM

Cheer on the Menomonie Mustangs as they take on as the take on the New Richmond Tigers.

Movie “The Bad Guys”

7:00 PM

After a lifetime of legendary heists, notorious criminals Mr. Wolf, Mr. Snake, Mr. Piranha, Mr. Shark and Ms. Tarantula are finally caught. To avoid a prison sentence, the animal outlaws must pull off their most challenging con yet -- becoming model citizens. Under the tutelage of their mentor, Professor Marmalade, the dubious gang sets out to fool the world that they're turning good.

Saturday, October 1st

Stout Proud Picnic!

Sponsored by the Stout Alumni Association featuring music by local band The Cutaways.

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM | South Campus Lawn 

Food served from 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Join the Stout Alumni Association for a picnic featuring local band, The Cutaways! There will be food, yard games, balloon artist, caricature artists and more!

Purchase your meal ticket here.

 

Event

Time

Description

Check-in and Welcome Table

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Check-in for your weekend and receive your coupon booklet, trail guide and take your picture at the photo booth!

Academic Lab Showcase

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Explore and engage with our faculty and students in these interactive lab open houses.

Taste of Menomonie 

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Pick-up your coupon booklet from the check-in table to take advantage of discounts on food and shopping!

Pumpkin Patch

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Govin’s Corn Maze & Haunted Trail 

N6134 670th Street

Menomonie, WI

Trail Walks

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Stop by the welcome and check-in table for a map of local parks and trails.

Health & Fitness Center 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Check out the weight room and enjoy a free workout with your student. Located in room 53, Sports and Fitness Center.
Open Rec & Yard Games 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Stop by the Urec Office, room 41 Sports and Fitness Center for open recreation and yard games!
Open Climbing 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Check out Stout Adventures and take advantage of the climbing wall for free climbing! 

Football Game vs UWEC

6:00 PM

Cheer on the Blue Devils as they take on rival on HWY 94, UW- Eau Claire!

Stout Proud Bingo

6:00 PM or

7:30 PM

Join us for 10 rounds of Bingo for Stout themed trivia and prizes.

Sunday, October 2nd

Event

Time

Description

Check-in and Welcome Table

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Check-in for your weekend and receive your coupon booklet, trail guide and take your picture at the photo booth!

Taste of Menomonie 

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Pick-up your coupon booklet from the check-in table to take advantage of discounts on food and shopping!

Pumpkin Patch

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Govin’s Corn Maze & Haunted Trail 

N6134 670th Street

Menomonie, WI

 

Trail Walks

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Stop by the welcome and check-in table for a map of local parks and trails.

Health & Fitness Center 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Check out the weight room and enjoy a free workout with your student. Located in room 53, Sports and Fitness Center.
Open Rec & Yard Games 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Stop by the Urec Office, room 41 Sports and Fitness Center for open recreation and yard games!
Open Climbing 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM Check out Stout Adventures and take advantage of the climbing wall for free climbing! 

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