Boot Scootin' Victory: Swarm Days 2015
Get ready for 2015 Swarm Days! The celebration will take place October 5 - 10.
Black Hills State University's annual Swarm Days will kick off Monday, October 5 and run through Saturday, October 10. Events will be held throughout the week.
The parade theme is Boot Scootin' Victory. We encourage you to design your parade entry that includes this theme. Submit your parade entry form today!
After the parade, be sure to join the Tailgate Social held at the Young Center parking lot.
Then following the parade and tailgate, come and cheer on the BHSU football team!
Monday - October 5th
Tuesday - October 6th
- Banner Competition Judging | 11am | Student Union Atrium
- Department/Office Decorating Competition Judging | 1-2pm
- Swarm Days Fair & Carnival | 4-7pm | Young Center Field House
Wednesday - October 7th *Last Day to Vote for King and Queen*
- Pep Rally | 6pm | Lyle Hare Stadium
- Volleyball vs Mines | 7pm | Young Center
- Country Campfire: Complete with S'mores and Music | 9pm | Joy Center
Thursday - October 8th
- *Voting for King and Queen* | 8am-7pm | Student Union & Library
- Hike to the "H" | 3:30pm | Leaving from the Student Union Atrium
- Kiddie Carnival | 4-6pm | Campus Green
- Joseph Re'ohm - Illusionist | 7pm | Meier Recital Hall
Friday - October 9th
Saturday - October 10th
- Coronation "Crowning of the King and Queen" | 7pm | Meier Recital Hall
- Burning of the "BH" - Immediately following Coronation - Meier Circle
- "Hoe-Down" Dance | 8-11pm | Besler's Cadillac Ranch
Monday - Friday
- Parade | 10am | Jackson Blvd. and Main Street
- Tailgate Social | 11:15am | Joy Center Patio
- BHSU Football Game | 1pm | Lyle Hare Stadium
- Volleyball vs Regis | 5:30 pm | Young Center
- The "Watering Hole" | 12:15-1:30pm | Student Union Atrium