Alumni, families, students and friends are invited to one big weekend full of fantastic events on October 11-13, 2019 to celebrate Hope’s past, present and future. This combination of Homecoming and Family Weekend will bring the entire Hope community together for fall in Holland and meaningful connections on campus.

  • Photo by Steven Herppich on October 13, 2017Photo by Steven Herppich on October 13, 20171/51
  • Photo by Steven Herppich on October 14, 2017Photo by Steven Herppich on October 14, 20172/51
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  • Photo by Lynne Powe on October 14, 2017Photo by Lynne Powe on October 14, 201746/51
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 Friday, October 11

  • 9 am - 4:30 pm | Parents' Council and Alumni Board Meetings
  • 10 am - 4 pm | Capturing Light: The Art of Shin Sawano, A Tradition for the Future of Japan | Kruizenga Art Museum
  • 10:30 am | Chapel | Dimnent Chapel
  • 2 - 3:30 pm | Donut Run 5K Student Packet Pickup | Bultman Student Center
  • 3 - 4 pm | Hope In The [Real] World: 10 Under 10 Young Alumni Panel | Graves Hall, Winants Auditorium
    • The recipients of the 10 Under 10 Awards all graduated within the past 10 years and will be honored for being emerging leaders and making significant contributions in their local and global communities. Learn about their educational and professional journeys, their thoughts on the value, meaning, and impact of their liberal arts education on their lives and calling, and consider the advice they have for future and current Hope students.
  • 3 - 4 pm | Open Mic Reading | Fried Hemenway Auditorium, Martha Miller Center
    • All English students and alumni are invited, refreshments will be provided.
  • 5 - 9 pm | Hope on 8th Street | Courtyard Marriott Lobby
    • The excitement of One Big Weekend and the energy of downtown Holland come together for this special event. Check in at the event center in the Courtyard Marriott to pick up your passport deal book. Meet up with your family, friends and classmates before you visit downtown Holland venues for dinner, drinks, desserts and amazing deals that last all weekend long.
  • 5 - 9 pm | Donut Run 5K Packet Pickup | Courtyard Marriott Lobby
  • 7 - 9 pm | 10 Under 10 Soirée | CityVū
    • Alumni, students, families and friends are invited to celebrate at the 10 Under 10 Soirée on the 5th floor of CityFlats Hotel. You'll celebrate with the 10 Under 10 award recipients in a casual meet-and-greet setting with appetizers and a cash bar.   Registration is preferred but not required and you may come and go as you please. You won't want to miss it!
  • 7:30 pm | Hockey vs. Indiana Tech | Griffs IceHouse West
  • 7:30 pm | Homecoming Gala Concert | Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts, Concert Hall
  • 7:30 pm | Hope College Theatre presents Smokefall | DeWitt Theatre
  • 7:30 pm | Hope College Concert Series presents Barrie | Park Theatre

Saturday, October 12

Sunday, October 13