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    Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    I'm slow and just put this together.

    Spring Game is April 14th.
    Traditional VEISHEA Saturday is April 21st.

    I had enjoyed the two being the same weekend under Rhoads' direction.



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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Yep, same day as Cy's House of Trivia.





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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Quote Originally Posted by Rogue52 View Post
    I'm slow and just put this together.

    Spring Game is April 14th.
    Traditional VEISHEA Saturday is April 21st.

    I had enjoyed the two being the same weekend under Rhoads' direction.
    Is that the 2nd (last weekend) of VEISHEA? Hasn't the Spring Game usually been the weekend before the big party weekend?


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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Wow. The parade is the 21st.



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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    I was disappointed in this fact as well. I have a wedding at 5 on the 14th about 2 hrs from Ames. Was thinking I could even make it if the game was at something like noon, but at 2:30, I probably won't make it.



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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    This is AWESOME!!! For me at least. I won't be in Ames for VEISHEA weekend, but this helps make up for it.



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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Makes me happy means I can actually go see it! Always have the Groove Drumline shows on Saturday of VEISHEA so now I can go and other fanatics can come to our shows! Haha


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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Yeah, was kinda disappointed CHoT, Spring game, and veishea weren't all the same weekend this year. All three of those together were great.



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    Quote Originally Posted by cstrunk View Post
    Is that the 2nd (last weekend) of VEISHEA? Hasn't the Spring Game usually been the weekend before the big party weekend?
    There is really only one weekend. It starts on Monday and ends on Sunday. And no, the spring game has been the weekend of not before the last three years.



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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    I like VEISHEA and the Spring Game being together. They're both things I like to attend and generally would prefer they be the same weekend.


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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    I like VEISHEA and the Spring Game being together. They're both things I like to attend and generally would prefer they be the same weekend.
    I agree. I really hope it moves back.



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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Quote Originally Posted by Rogue52 View Post
    There is really only one weekend. It starts on Monday and ends on Sunday. And no, the spring game has been the weekend of not before the last three years.
    I guess I just remember from my earlier college years when I was able to make the Spring Game, that it was not on VEISHEA weekend.


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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Ive never been to veishea.

    What all goes on there for out of school people?



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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Ive never been to veishea.

    What all goes on there for out of school people?
    Not much, really. It's mostly just a couple of parties for students. Usually pretty calm atmosphere...............I'm trying to put a jimlad here but my computer here at work won't let me.


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    Re: Spring Football Game not VEISHEA Weekend

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Ive never been to veishea.

    What all goes on there for out of school people?


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