GO GOLD - February 25 - 27, 2010

MCAB PRESENTS the 87th ANNUAL MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE WINTER CARNIVAL: GO GOLD

Best of luck to both our Alpine and Nordic Ski Teams!


***IMPORTANT SCHEDULE CHANGE: THE SKI RACES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SATURDAY & SUNDAY INSTEAD OF FRIDAY & SATURDAY DUE TO WEATHER. THE RACES AND ACTR BUSES WILL RUN ON THE SAME SCHEDULES ON THE NEW DAYS.***


***IMPORTANT SCHEDULE CHANGE: THE BONFIRE AND FIREWORKS HAVE BEEN RESCHEDULED TO FRIDAY NIGHT***


Buy your tickets for Comedians JAY BLACK & PETE HOLMES (students only), the GO GOLD BALL ft DJ EARWORM (students only) and the ICE SHOW

at the BOX OFFICE or go/boxoffice 

            ticket prices go up at the door so buy now for the discounted price! 


See what MiddBlog has to say about DJ EARWORMhttp://midd-blog.com/2010/02/22/mcab-comes-through-with-dj-earworm/  

THURSDAY FEB 25th

6:30 pm An Olympian Among Us: A talk with Olympic Gold-Medalist Barb Cochran in Hillcrest 103 

http://www.bacochran.com/

8 - 10 pm Kick off Winter Carnival weekend with a BONFIRE on Ross Lawn  ***RESCHEDULED TO FRI @ 8 pm on Ross Lawn***

9:30 pm FIREWORKS - watch from Ross Quad!  ***RESCHEDULED TO FRI @ 9:30 pm - watch from Ross Quad***

10 pm - 2 am ORANGE CRUSH in McCullough Social Space 

            buy tix @ go/boxoffice or http://boxoffice.middlebury.edu/selecttix_nochart.php?s_id=1362&p_id=338719 

            Relive the 80's w/ Midd's favorite cover band! Check them out @ http://www.ocrush.com/ 

                                                OC always sells out, so buy early! No re-entry!


FRIDAY FEB 26th

***SKI RACES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SATURDAY & SUNDAY***

All day SNOW SCULPTURES start today & continue throughout the weekend on McCullough Lawn  

            *First place team will win a $100 gift certificate to Hannafords. Second and third place teams will win $50 gift certificates to Storm Cafe and Tulley and Marie's!*

2 - 5 pm NORTHERN LIGHTS COMPETITION co-sponsored by The Middlebury Mountain Club in front of Munroe 

            A long standing Middlebury tradition, Northern Lights includes tons of fun games and competitions such as human dog sledding and snow shoe races! 

            *First place team will win a $100 gift certificate to Farmer's Diner. Second and third place teams will win $50 gift certificates to Flatbread!*

8 pm FREE FRIDAY FILM: A serious man in Dana Auditorium 

8 pm COMEDY SHOW featuring PETE HOLMES and JAY BLACK in McCullough Social Space

            STUDENTS ONLY: buy tix at go/boxoffice or http://boxoffice.middlebury.edu/selecttix_nochart.php?s_id=1363&p_id=338720

             JAY BLACK 

          PETE HOLMES (also known as the voice of the baby on the e-trade commercials...)  

             http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IVLTQJv1BVw&feature=player_embedded

8 - 10 pm BONFIRE on Ross Lawn  

9:30 pm FIREWORKS - watch from Ross Quad!  

9 - 11 pm ICE PARTY in Kenyon Arena featuring DJ BEN SCHIFFER (all are welcome!)  ***CANCELED DUE TO CONFLICT w/ BONFIRE/FIREWORKS***

 

SATURDAY FEB 27th

9:30 am SKI RACES begin at the Snow Bowl & Rikert Ski Area

            Click here for a full schedule of ski races: http://www.eisaskiing.org/middlebury-carnival-eastern-championships.html 

All day ACTR TRANSPORTATION to the Snow Bowl - buses leave from ADK Circle

            Click here for a full bus schedule http://www.actr-vt.org/documents/ACTR-SnowBowlSchedCarnival10-rev.pdf

10 am - 2 pm SNOW SCULPTURES are completed and judged on McCullough Lawn 

             *First place team will win a $100 gift certificate to Hannafords. Second and third place teams will win $50 gift certificates to Storm Cafe and Tulley and Marie's!*

2 - 4 pm TOWN CHILI FEST on Main Street

7:30 pm ICE SHOW in Kenyon Arena

             buy tix at go/boxoffice or  http://boxoffice.middlebury.edu/selecttix_nochart.php?s_id=1365&p_id=338752

8 pm PHILLIP HAMILTON VOICES PROJECT (Acapella Concert) in McCullough Social Space 

             buy tix at go/boxoffice or http://boxoffice.middlebury.edu/selecttix_nochart.php?s_id=1221&p_id=2258 

 10 pm - 2 am GO GOLD WINTER BALL in Nelson Arena featuring DJ EARWORM with opener DJ OFFICER CHRIS 

             STUDENTS ONLY: buy tix at go/boxoffice or http://boxoffice.middlebury.edu/selecttix_nochart.php?s_id=1364&p_id=338721      

             Check out DJ Earworm's 2009 Top 25 Mashup - United State of Pop @ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iNzrwh2Z2hQ

             Catering is provided by Café Provence in Brandon http://www.cafeprovencevt.com/ 

              21+ bring 2 forms of ID in order to enter the beer garden 

              *An extra Midd Ride bus will be doing loops around campus to Nelson arena all night!* 

                                       

SUNDAY FEB 28th

9:30 am SKI RACES begin at the Snow Bowl & Rikert Ski Area

            Click here for a full schedule of ski races: http://www.eisaskiing.org/middlebury-carnival-eastern-championships.html 

All day ACTR TRANSPORTATION to the Snow Bowl - buses leave from ADK Circle

            Click here for a full bus schedule http://www.actr-vt.org/documents/ACTR-SnowBowlSchedCarnival10-rev.pdf

2 pm ICE SHOW in Kenyon Arena

               buy tix at go/boxoffice or http://boxoffice.middlebury.edu/selecttix_nochart.php?s_id=1365&p_id=338752



If you have additional questions please email mcab@middlebury.edu or check out our facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/mcabitup 

GO GOLD.