Student Development Office
Dads' Day - Saturday, September 19, 2015
T-Shirts and Tickets
University Union, Concourse, Ground Floor
Saturday, 11:00 am-2:00 pm. T-Shirts and Tickets for the Al Chez and the Brothers of Funk available for purchase
Al Sears Jazz Festival - Live Music
Saturday, 10:00 am- 5:00pm in Chandler Park.
- The Brazillinaires: An infectious, jazzy mix of bossa novas, sambas and other Latin grooves.
- Semenya McCord Quartet, featuring Frank Wilkins: Great jazz vocalist with her swinging trio.
- Dixie Daredevils, with Special Guest Billy Rogers: Hot, joyous traditional jazz with a twist.
- WIU Jazz Studio Orchestra, featuring Andy Baker: WIU's premier jazz
Home Run Derby - Softball
Saturday, 1:00-4:00 pm in the Vince Grady Field
Dads, here is your chance to show who the real slugger is in the family. Test your softball hitting distance with your son, daughter, and other WIU Dads. Two person teams will consist of WIU student and their dad. Participants should show up by 12:45 pm to enter the derby and sign a waiver.
Come enjoy an afternoon of Paintball with your WIU student on Vince Grady Field from 1-5pm. All equipment is provided and closed toed shoes are required.
Al Chez and the Brothers of Funk: Live Music
Saturday, 7:30 pm. at the Hainline Theater.
BCA at Western Illinois University Headliner Concert, featuring the 25 year veteran trumpeter on David Letterman's Late Night show and his swinging NYC big band. Tickets available on line now at BCAbringstheStars.com or Saturday during Dad's check-in or at the door.
Dads' Day Info
- Dads' Day Home
- Dads' Day Information
- Visitor Parking
- Campus Map
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 18th
Join us as The Improvised Shakespeare Co. creates a fully improvised Shakespearean masterpiece right before your very eyes!
- Friday, September 18, 2015
- 8 PM, Grand Ballroom
Tickets are available on line now at BCAbringstheStars.com or call (309) 298-2900