Join your Western Illinois University Alumni Association on our swing through Gulf Shores, AL, Florida and Arizona!

We hope you will pick one of these eleven great locations to enjoy an opportunity to reconnect with Western Illinois University. President Jack Thomas and Vice President Brad Bainter '79 '83 will join us for part of the trip!


Florida and Gulf Shores Events

Doral Alumni & Friends Social

Wednesday, January 17

City Works Eatery & Pour House

3450 NW 83rd Ave., Doral, FL

Orlando Alumni & Friends Social

Thursday, January 18

Seasons 52

7700 Sand Lake Rd., Orlando, FL

Orange Beach Alumni & Friends Social

Monday, January 29


28099 Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, FL 

Tallahassee Alumni & Friends Social

Tuesday, January 30

The home of Erwin '72 & Stephanie Jackson

5002 Glenrose Ct., Tallahassee, FL

Tampa Alumni & Friends Social

Wednesday, January 31

Bulla Gastrobar

930 S. Howard Ave., Tampa, FL

Naples Alumni & Friends Social

Thursday, February 1

The Bevy

360 12th Ave. S, Naples, FL

Bradenton/Sarasota Alumni & Friends Luncheon

Friday, February 2

Pier 22

1200 1st Ave. W, Bradenton, FL

Ft. Myers Alumni & Friends Social

Friday, February 2

CRU Restaurant

13499 S. Cleveland Ave., Ft. Myers, FL


To register for any of these events, visit or call 309-298-1914.

Arizona Events

Tucson Alumni & Friends Social

Wednesay, February 21

Trattoria Pina

5541 N. Swan Rd., Tucson, AZ 

Glendale Alumni & Friends Luncheon

Thursday, February 22

Urban Margarita, 6685 W. Beardsley, Glendale, AZ 

Cubs Spring Training Pregame Social & Game in Mesa

Saturday, February 24

Sloan Park

2330 W. Rios Salado Pkwy., Mesa, AZ