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Alumni & Family Weekend

September 27-28, 2019



or at the HS Advancement Office.

Questions call 815-433-0125 Ext. 1017 or 1018

You can always come HOME!

Marquette Academy’s Alumni & Family Weekend (during Homecoming ‘19) is the best time to connect with friends, old and new, and share your Crusader pride with family of all ages!

Friday • 9-27: Tailgate with the Marquette Family from 4-7:00pm before cheering on the CRU for the big Homecoming game vs. Rockford Christian. Kick-off is 7pm at Gould Stadium. Entrance for the Tailgate is across from the Ticket Gate at Gould. $25 entrance fee includes great food from Dig Doug's BBQ and JJ's Pub, craft beer from Tangled Roots, pop, water, and loads of fun! Stop at the Spirit Wear tables to get your Crusader swag before you head into the game.  Don’t miss out on all the fun, exciting raffles and prizes!

Saturday • 9-28: Pork Chop Dinner at the Knights of Columbus in Ottawa at 5:30pm. 
$20 ticket includes a butterfly pork chop from Handy Foods and sides. Cash bar. Perfect place for your class reunion or meet up with friends! Dinner tickets must be purchased ahead of time. Space is limited so don't wait!

“Changes in Latitude” Winner’s Choice Raffle • Do you fantasize of going on a dream vacation? $100 ticket enters you to win your choice of 5 ultimate vacation packages! Only 200 chances will be sold. Winner will be chosen on Saturday at 8:00pm. Need not be present to win.

Download the flyer here for more details.


Trip must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance. Trip must be redeemed within 1 year of the event (9/28/20). Travel does not need to be taken within 1 year, but the booking process needs to be started before October 2020. Travel can take place beyond 1 year if desired. *** Winner need not be present to win ***

Special thanks to our GOLD Sponsors:

Ottawa Funeral Home, Bill Walsh Automotive Group, Marseilles Sheet Metal, Ottawa Catholic Communities; St. Pat’s, St. Francis and St. Columba Parishes, St. Michael the Archangel Parish, Cantlin Law Firm, IV Cellular, HR Imaging Partners, the Knights of Columbus, JJ’s Pub, Shearer Tree Service, Dorothy Cioni, and Tom Ganiere Appraisal Service