Schedule of Events

(as of July 13, 2021)

Week Leading Up To Reunion!

  • We have varied reports of different Alumni groups arriving in town prior to Reunion to spend the week camping, renting VRBO's/AirBNB's, etc.  If you are planning to arrive in town early, please let us know (mtudu2020@gmail.com). We can make note and pass along the details to the group for any pre-reunion meet-ups.

  • At any time, feel free to reach out to Adam Mitteer (906.281.1834) to find out what is happening during the week.

Friday, September 03, 2021 - (Day 1)

  • 10:00AM-3:00PM - Check in @ the DU House

  • 3:00PM until Midnight- Check in @ Downtowner (DT) Private Room (upstairs) 
    We have the upstairs of the Downtowner Lounge (DT) reserved for our group. 
    Light appetizers and beverages will be served and more details about the coming week will be available.

Saturday, September 04, 2021 - (Day 2)

  • 11:00AM - Depart the DU House for the Copper Country Cruise 

    • Copper Country Cruise will include stops at old favorites such as Shute's, Michigan House, Gay Bar, etc. (see full itinerary below)

    • We will be booking 3-4 buses (depending on attendance).  We will have a sightseeing bus,  pub crawl bus and combination of both. There will be overlapping stops for individuals to switch their bus mid-way as seat space allows.

    • Dinner will be provided at the Keweenaw Heritage Center (St. Anne's Church) in Calumet.

  • ~ 9:30PM - Return to the DU House

    • Continue the shenanigans in Houghton.  

Sunday, September 05, 2021 - (Day 3)

  • Morning - OPEN

    • Enjoy early morning Bloody Mary's at the Doghouse Saloon or some old favorites (Suomi Cafe, Kaleva Cafe, Miner's Cafe)

  • 11:00AM - 2:00PM - BBQ at the DU House

    • Grilling food and enjoying each other's company at the DU House. Feel free to come and go as you would like.

  • 1:00PM  - DU Alumni Board Meeting (DU House)

    • We will be holding our Annual Alumni Meeting at 1PM on Sunday.  All DU Alumni are requested to attend to get a lay of the land and status of our House, Chapter and Corporation.

  • 2:00PM - OPEN

    • Feel free to explore the Keweenaw.  Many Alumni will be around doing various activities and drives through the UP.

Monday, September 06, 2021 - (Day 4)

  • 11:00AM - 1:00PM - Brunch at DU House

    • Hang-out, say your farewells, and enjoy some brunch at the house before hitting the road.

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Copper Country Cruise - Itineraries (Last Updated - to be revised)
 

  • Trip A - Pub Crawl Bus - (Subject to Change --- all establishments will be notified ahead of time)

    • Pub - Lake Linden - Maple Leaf (American Legion) 

    • Pub - Lake Linden - Dreamland -- (can switch with Pub/Sightseeing Bus - Trip B)

    • Pub - Gay - Gay Bar & Grill

    • Scenic - Mohawk - Great Sand Bay - Beach - (can switch with Sightseeing Bus - Trip C)

    • Pub - Phoenix - (Cliffview and Vansville)

    • Calumet - (Shute's, Michigan House and other local favorites)

    • Dinner - Keweenaw Heritage Center - St. Anne's Church - catered by Fitzgerald's. 

    • Sunset - Eagle River

    • Return to DU House
       

  • Trip B - Pub/Sightseeing Bus - (Subject to Change --- all establishments will be notified ahead of time)

    • Scenic - Hungarian Falls -- (can switch with Sightseeing Bus - Trip C)

    • Pub - Lake Linden - Dreamland -- (can switch with Pub Bus - Trip A)

    • Scenic - White City Park

    • Pub - Gay - Gay Bar & Grill

    • Scenic - Bete Grise

    • Calumet - (Shute's, Michigan House and other local favorites)

    • Dinner - Keweenaw Heritage Center - St. Anne's Church - catered by Fitzgerald's. 

    • Sunset - Eagle River

    • Return to DU House
       

  • Sightseeing Bus

    • Scenic - Hungarian Falls  -- (can switch with Sightseeing Bus - Trip B)

    • Scenic - McLain State Park

    • Scenic - Calumet Waterworks Park & Waterfall

    • Scenic - Great Sand Bay (via 5 Mile Point Rd) -- (can switch with Pub Bus - Trip A)

    • Scenic - Brockway Mountain

    • Calumet - (Shute's, Michigan House and other local favorites)

    • Dinner - Keweenaw Heritage Center - St. Anne's Church - catered by Fitzgerald's. 

    • Sunset - Eagle River

    • Return to DU House

COUNTDOWN TO THE 40ish YEAR REUNION