Bold + Gold Festival

Homecoming + Community + Family Day! 

Saturday, October 5, 2019


Celebrating three great BW traditions in one exciting event! All BW alumni, students, parents and Berea community members are welcome to attend. 

$14 Adult
$7.50 Child (age 10 and under)
$7.50 BW Student 

Tickets are FREE to alumni who graduated in December 2018 and May 2019 (one ticket per person). 

While online registration has closed, you may call the Office of Alumni Engagement at (440) 826-2104 to purchase tickets by phone. Phone sales will close at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4.

Walk-in sales will be accepted at the Registration Tent on the North Quad the day of the event.


REUNIONS and MORE! Begins 9:00 a.m. 

  • What's Brewing at BW: Coffee Conversations with Deans and Departments. 
  • Fraternity and Sorority Life Reunions*
  • Alumni Marching Band rehearsal (More information: Randy Border '72, '88 MAEd)
  • Visit The Buzz on Front, BW's Bookstore and Starbucks at University Market, 100 Front Street, Berea.  


  • An expanded line-up from the Berea Triangle to the North Quad tailgate site. Route preview here



  • BW Bookstore merchandise for sale including Bold + Gold specials
  • Entertainment and interactive fun for all ages
  • Chance to show your YJ4L pride! 

FOOD! Tailgate 12:00 noon

  • Located at the North Quad
  • Delicious picnic fare by BW Dining Services until 1:30 p.m.


  • Attend the groundbreaking of BW's new Math, Computer Science, Engineering and Physics building on the North Quad, happening during the tailgate. 

FOOTBALL! Kick-off 2:00 p.m.

  • BW Yellow Jackets vs. Capital University
  • Alumni Marching Band halftime performance
  • Crowning of Homecoming King and Queen


  • Support Berea dining establishments 
  • BW student experience on campus






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