Founders Weekend Schedule

Founders Weekend

Celebrate Gettysburg College this Founders Weekend, April 7 – 11!

Tuesday, April 7

Chiming of the Glatfelter Bells
11:50 a.m. - Noon
Outside Pennsylvania Hall

Celebrate the College’s 183rd year this Founders Day by gathering for 18 chimes of the Glatfelter bells—one for each decade—and the singing of our Alma Mater.

Watch the livestream.

Campus-Wide Picnic
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Enjoy delicious food, field games, and Gettysburg giveaways!

Saturday, April 11

Baseball vs. Washington College, 12:30 p.m., Kirchhoff Baseball Field
Softball vs. Washington College, 1 p.m., Bobby Jones Softball Field

Wear your orange and blue, and cheer the Bullets to victory!

Founders Weekend events are family-friendly and open to all members of the College community.

Johnny Nelson ’13
Assistant Director of Annual Giving – Student Programs