HURRY UP! Hawktoberfest Registration Ends in TWO DAYS

HURRY UP! Hawktoberfest Registration Ends in TWO DAYS

For Immediate Release · By Nairem Moran ·

St. Mary's City, Md. – Hawktoberfest is St. Mary's College of Maryland's combined homecoming and family weekend celebration and time is running out to register! Click below to watch the recap video from last year's event and see all that Hawktoberfest (Oct. 19-21) has to offer.

Click to view Hawktoberfest video

We hope you will join students, families, faculty/staff, and community members for the most anticipated campus event of the season, including:

  • Seahawks' Got Talent Showcase
  • 19th Annual Petruccelli 5K
  • Liberal Arts in Action
  • Eat Local Challenge
  • Varsity Homecoming Games
  • Hospitality Garden & Kids' Corner
  • State of the College Address
  • St. Mary's River Cruises
  • Great Bamboo Boat Race
  • Crab Feast & Picnic

Additionally, alumni athletes from rowing (10 a.m.), lacrosse (men at 10 a.m./women at 11 a.m.), SMUT (11 a.m.), and swimming (1 p.m.) are especially encouraged to return for their reunion activities.

Bring your family and friends, and make a weekend out of it using one of our hotel partners!


All alumni who register in advance through the link above will receive one complimentary drink ticket at the hospitality garden.

Schedule of Varsity Games
Saturday, October 20

  • 10:00 a.m. - Sailing hosts Coed Showcase
  • 12:00 p.m. - Volleyball vs. Frostburg State (Senior Day)
  • 1:00 p.m. - Women's Soccer vs. Penn State Harrisburg (Senior Day)
  • 3:00 p.m. - Field Hockey vs. Salisbury (Senior Day)
  • 3:30 pm. - Men's Soccer vs. Penn State Harrisburg (Senior Day)

Check out complete Hawktoberfest schedule at:

REMINDER: Pets not allowed near the athletic events, facilities and buildings. If you bring your pet(s) to campus, you will have to enjoy the festivities from across College Drive.

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