Join us: The first weekend in October 2013 is Homecoming at Hocking College. This year, we are excited to co-host HOCKTOBERFEST - a weekend of family fun and entertainment - with Rocky Brands. Alumni, retirees, and friends are invited to come and catch up with old acquaintances, tour the campus and see what's changed since you were last here, and enjoy the activities that we have planned:
- Live Music - concerts by Lesley McDaniel and The Farm on Friday night
- Outdoor Skill Training & Demos
- Kids' Activities
- Archery Lessons from Shawn Michaels
- 5K Trail Run
- Fishing Derby
- Horse Drawn Wagon Rides
- Clint Boyer Racing
- Don Schumacher Racing
Click here for a full event program.
To visit the official HOCKTOBERFEST website, click here.We'll be sharing Hocking Memorabilia including photos - feel free to bring yours to share!
Hocking College and Alumni merchandise will be available for purchase.
Food vendors will be on site and the Beer Garden will be open!
Alumni & Retiree Dinner: Alumni and retirees are invited to a Homecoming dinner on Saturday, Oct. 5 at 6 pm. The dinner buffet is being prepared by the students and staff of the Hocking College McClenaghan School of Hospitality Training and the delicious menu includes:
Tickets for the dinner are $25 per person and advance reservations are strongly recommended. To purchase your tickets online, click here. To make a reservation and pay at the door, email Jestinah McDonald or by phone at 740-753-7010.
- Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Muffins
- Chopped Iceberg Lettuce, Red Peppers, Cucumbers, Grape Tomatoes, Roasted Corn and Crushed Tortilla Chips. Accompanied with a Creamy Ranch Dressing and Balsamic
- House Smoked "Low and Slow" Beef Brisket with a Chipotle Molasses
- King Family Farm Boneless Chicken Breast with Chef Alfonso's Signature
- Hocking Hills Creamy Coleslaw
- Macaroni and Cheese
- Sliced Watermelon
- Warm Apple
Crisp Served with Whipped Cream
- Water, Iced
Tea, and Lemonade
Lodging Information: Camping will be available on the college campus beginning the afternoon of Friday, October 4 through Sunday, October 6. Rates are $17 for primitive sites and $20 for electric sites. This is a special full weekend price - REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER OF NIGHTS! To download a printable registration form to return with payment, click here.Lake Snowden will also be offering 20% off of their normal per-night camping rates for Hocking College Alumni and
retirees the weekend of Homecoming only. For hotel and other accommodations in Athens and Hocking Counties, visit http://www.athensohio.com/wheretostay/ or http://www.1800hocking.com/wheretostay.