Cazenovia College Wildcat Fall Fest

 

Join us this fall for a weekend filled with fun!

Fall is the perfect time to be on campus. Wildcat Fall Fest at Cazenovia College offers an opportunity for students and their families, alumni, friends, faculty and staff to enjoy a wide variety of social, cultural and athletic events. 

Register to attend  

Friday, September 23

12 PM – 5:30 PM
Welcome to Fall Fest! Check-In and Registration, The Quad Tent
Welcome to Fall Fest! Pick up your registration packet containing the schedule, campus/community information and a gift.

12 PM – 5 PM
Critz Farms Tickets, The Quad Tent
Pick up FREE admission tickets to Critz Farms, offering music, apple and pumpkin picking, cider-making demos, a winery visit, a gift shop, and more! 

12 PM – 1:30 PM
Cazenovia Campus Luncheon, Hubbard Dining Hall
Special welcome luncheon open to Fall Fest registered guests and students, compliments of Campus Dining Services.

2 PM – 3 PM
Watts Hall Student Services Center Open House, Watts Hall Lounge
Representatives from College Services Offices in Watts Hall will provide the ways this former residence hall is supporting new generations of students at Caz.  Light refreshments provided compliments of Campus Dining Services.

2 PM – 5 PM
Wagon Rides, The Quad, Nickerson Street
Take in the fall beauty of Cazenovia on a horse-drawn wagon drive through the village. Rides depart every 20 minutes from the Nickerson Street side of the Quad.

2 PM – 5 PM
Campus Residence Hall Tours
See your student’s room or visit the places where you lived! Current students lead tours departing every 30 minutes from the Clock!

4:30 PM – 7 PM
Dinner, Hubbard Dining Hall
Adults: $10; Under 12: $6; Under 5: Free


Dedication for College Facility

Individuals who selflessly give both time and financial support to the College are central to the experience of students at Cazenovia. The campus is invited to join in recognizing and celebrating those individuals whose gifts will ensure academic and residential opportunities continue to meet the needs of students today and well into our future!  

4:15 – 5 PM   
Dedication, Christakos property at 9 Sullivan Street 

5:30 PM
Celebrating Philanthropy: All-Donor Appreciation Reception, Witherill Room
Invite only, registration requested

7 – 11 PM
Wildcat Roller Rink, Lower Gym
Swing by for a night of music, rollerblading and fun at the Athletic Center!

Saturday, September 24

8 AM – 9 AM
Complimentary Coffee and Light Refreshments, Witherill Room 

9 AM – 12 PM
Check-in and Registration, The Quad Tent
Pick up your registration packet containing the schedule, campus/community information and a gift.

9 AM – 12 PM
Critz Farms Tickets, The Quad Tent
Pick up FREE admission tickets to Critz Farms, offering music, apple and pumpkin picking, cider-making demos, a winery visit, a gift shop, and more!  

9 AM – 1 PM
Brunch, Hubbard Dining Hall
Adults: $8; Under 12: $5; Under 5: Free 

9 AM – 2 PM 
Cazenovia Farmer’s Market, Town Green on Emory Street (just across the street from campus)  
Grab some treats, crafts, or plants/flowers to leave with students or bring home some local Cazenovia fare.

9:30 – 11AM
Alumni Association Autumn Board of Directors Meeting, Harden Room
Board member invitation only

10 AM – 6 PM
Critz Farms Fall Harvest Celebration and Farm Winery, Route 13 (just south of campus)
Pick up FREE admission tickets at the Quad Tent during registration.

10 AM – 12 PM
Cyanotype Workshop, 6 Sullivan St, Reisman Hall Art Gallery Porch (outdoors)
Hosted by the Photo Club

11 AM – 3 PM
Fall into Fun, The Quad Tent
Students, families and friends alike are welcome to enjoy fun, fall activities

  • Stuff-a-Buddy
  • Caricatures
  • Pumpkin Painting
  • Soft Pretzels
  • Itti Bitz
  • Inflatables

12 – 3 PM
BioBlitz, Lakeland Park
Kids of all ages are invited to learn about local fish, amphibians, plants, and invertebrates. Participants should wear clothes and shoes that can get wet. There will be hands-on activities such as sampling plants with a rake-toss and attempting to net fish. Fish will also be observed in a temporary “mini-pond.” Learn more here

11 AM & 12 PM
Alumni Games, Veteran’s Field located at 26 Chenango Street
Cheer on our Alumni Wildcats as they compete against the current Caz Men’s Baseball and Women’s softball teams. Sure to be an exciting match up!

1 – 3 PM
Tours of the Equine Education Center, Woodfield Road off Route 92

4 – 5 PM
Dean’s List Recognition and Reception, on the Quad
Student honorees and family guests by invitation only

4 – 6 PM
Dinner, Hubbard Dining Hall
Adults: $10; Under 12: $6; Under 5: Free

6 – 8 PM
Hospitality Station, Watts Courtyard
Stop by for donuts, apple cider, and a special appearance from Zac the Wildcat!

8 – 10 PM
New York, NY Dueling Pianos, on the Quad
Join us under the lights for an interactive, high-energy comedy and music show by New York, NY Dueling Pianos! Arrive at 7:30 PM to secure your seat and submit a song request. Grab a complimentary milkshake at Zac’s Shack immediately following the performance!  

Sunday, September 25

8 - 9 AM
Complimentary Coffee and Light Refreshments, Witherill Room

9 AM – 1 PM
Brunch, Hubbard Dining Hall
Adults: $8; Under 12: $5; Under 5: Free

10 AM – 6 PM
Critz Farms Fall Harvest Celebration and Farm Winery, Route 13 (just south of campus)
Pick up FREE admission tickets at the Quad Tent during registration.

Throughout the weekend:

College Bookstore, 4 Sullivan Street (Village Commons)
Friday, 9:30 AM – 4 PM
Saturday, 10 AM – 4 PM
Sunday, 10 AM – 2 PM
Get the latest “Caz” gear! Check out Caz Made – Visit the artisan shop in the Cazenovia College bookstore featuring handmade products from the Caz College designers.

Fitness Center Open, Schneeweiss Athletic Complex
Saturday, 10 AM – 4 PM
Sunday, 12 PM – 4PM
Visit our state-of-the-art fitness area. Equipment includes cardiovascular machines (treadmills, elliptical cross trainers, bikes and rowers), a strength circuit and free weights.

Cazenovia Art Trail
Saturday & Sunday, 10 AM – 5 PM
Visit campus and local stops on the Cazenovia Art Trail and attend additional special events being held during the weekend. View Map with details

Cazenovia College Student Art, Deacon Student Art Gallery, Jephson Campus A
Saturday & Sunday, 10 AM – 5 PM
A group exhibition and sale of unique handmade items by Cazenovia students and alumni, along with demonstrations.

Cazenovia College Art Exhibit , 6 Sullivan St, Art Gallery, Reisman Hall
Saturday & Sunday, 10 AM – 5 PM
The gallery at Reisman Hall will be hosting a show called Deep Roots & Many Moons - a group exhibition including the work of Beth Bischoff, Jo Buffalo, Margie Hughto & Sarah McCoubrey.

 

 

Questions?
Contact Patrick Camilien, Institutional Advancement
pcamilien@cazenovia.edu