Berea College will host the 137th annual Mountain Day celebration on October 17 at Indian Fort Theatre. Bereans will celebrate the tradition by participating in a day of free and fun activities, food and hiking in the college’s forest.
CAB Presents: Daniel Martin 7 pm Phelps-Stokes
6:30 a.m. Sunrise Hike Shuttles Depart Alumni Circles
every 20 minutes until 7:30 AM, Please bring flashlights
9:30 a.m. Shuttles Begin from Alumni Circles
10 a.m. Booths Open
10-11 a.m. Student Groups Perform
11 a.m. -1 p.m. Various Performances
Sponsored by Bereans for Appalachia and the Loyal Jones Appalachian Center
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Food Service Lunch Served at the Mountain
1 – 2:15 p.m. Student Groups Perform
2 p.m. Booths Close
2:30 p.m. Last Shuttle Service back to Campus
Mountain Day began in 1875 during the presidency of E.H. Fairchild as an annual campus-wide picnic that featured hiking, hay rides, music and a hike to Indian Fort through the Berea College forest.
Will you be there? Share your experiences on Twitter using hashtag #SeeYouAtTheTop.