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  • Noon-6 p.m. Registration/Check-in. Light refreshments provided.
    (Holtzman Alumni Center)
  • 1:30-3:30 p.m. Bring Yourself to Work Student/Alum Networking Session. Light refreshments provided.
    (Holtzman Alumni Center Grand Hall)
  • 4-5 p.m. Meet and Greet with the original Denim Day organizers.
    (The Lyric Theatre Lobby, College Ave., Blacksburg)
  • 5-6:30 p.m. Pride and Progress (presentations by alum leaders and university administrators). Light refreshments provided.
    (The Lyric Theatre, College Ave., Blacksburg)
  • 6:30-9 p.m. Hokie and Proud Happy Hour and Queer Trivia Night. Beverages and heavy appetizers provided.
    (Eastern Divide Brewing Company, Commerce St., Blacksburg)

  • 8:30-10:30 a.m. Breakfast at The Big Event opening festivities. Hot and cold grab-and-go breakfast options and coffee provided.
  • 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. The Big Event participation and/or free time to explore campus and visit the bookstore, Blacksburg Farmer’s Market, and downtown businesses. Snack bags and Benny’s Pizza coupons distributed at breakfast on the Drillfield.
    (Various locations)
  • 2-4 p.m. Lavender House and Pride Center Open Houses. Light refreshments provided.
    (Squires Student Center and O’Shaughnessy (O’Shag) Hall)
  • 6-10 p.m. Hokie and Proud Weekend Dinner. Music, beverages, and BBQ-style dinner provided.
    (Holtzman Alumni Center Terrace (rain location, Holtzman Alumni Center Grand Hall))

  • 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Denim and Diamonds-themed drag brunch hosted by Student Affairs' Dining Services team, featuring the Downtown Divas of Roanoke. Buffet-style brunch and entertainment provided.
    (Turner Place at Lavery Hall)