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Tuesday, October 7
 
 Coffee Break! Breezeway, 10:15am. Take a break from classes and studying and enjoy a cup of joe. There will also be a variety of “munchkins” for you to choose from!
● Pumpkin Patch Freshman Quad, 2pm. Pumpkins! Pumpkins! Pumpkins! Grab a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch and decorate it at this event. Perfect October decoration for your dorm or apartment.
● Student Life @ Hopkins: Treasures from the University Archives MSE Q-Level, 2-5pm. What were all the cool kids wearing in 1975? Who sat in your engineering classroom in 1930? We’ll show you! Stop by to see photos, yearbooks, and memorabilia from 138 years of Hopkins student life.  Sponsored by: Hopkins Retrospective and the Ferdinand Hamburger University Archives
 Mocktoberfest Nolan’s, 7pm. Stop by Nolan’s for Mocktoberfest, where you can create your own “mocktail” while challenging your beer goggle skills!  Join us for fun, freebies, and more with the RAs and PEEPs.  Sponsored by: Residential Life
 Campfire AMR BBQ Pit; 9pm. Do you know why they’re called s’mores? Because we guarantee you will want some more!

Wednesday, October 8

Make sure you wear your class colors to enjoy today’s events!
Seniors- Black; Juniors- Blue; Sophomores- White;
Freshman- Gold/ Yellow or 2018 Shirts

 Pizza Party Glass Pavilion, 12noon. Wear your class colors in order to receive free pizza!  Be ready to eat pizza from a variety of pizzerias in Baltimore!
 Fall Back into Relay Tyler Terrace, 2-5pm. Come for giveaways and learn how to get involved with the American Cancer Society’s largest fundraising event of the year. Sponsored by: Relay for Life
 Class Happy Hours! Various Location, 5pm-7pm. Celebrate Fall with your class!  More details will come from your class council.  Sponsored with: Student Government Class Councils and Residents Advisory Board
 Women’s Soccer Homewood Field, 7pm. Cheer on the Women’s Soccer team as they compete against Franklin & Marshall! The halftime show is a must-see!
● Volleyball Goldfarb Gymnasium, 7pm. Cheer on the Volleyball team as they compete against Franklin & Marshall!  The halftime show is a must-see!
 

Thursday, October 9

● Johnny’s Orchard Levering Courtyard, 12noon (Rain: Glass Pavilion). Dying to go apple picking this fall but don’t have time to get to a farm? HOPtoberfest is bringing the Orchard to campus! Make your own stuff animals! Enjoy apple cider donuts and cookies while watching your classmates compete in a pie-eating contest!  Sponsored with: CHEW
● Operation Gratitude Great Hall, 1-3pm. Drop by and make a Halloween candy bag to send to our troops!  Sponsored by: APO
● Ice Cream in the Sukkah Hillel, 4pm. Enjoy ice cream and your favorite fall pies under the Sukkah!  While there, learn about Sukkot!  Sponsored by: Hillel & JSA
 
Friday, October 10
 
• Music on the Beach The Beach, 2-4pm. Need to relax after a crazy week? Come kick off the weekend with friends with some music! Sponsored by: The HOP
• Zombie Race The Beach, 5pm. Competing in teams, humans will race to complete challenges through different quads while avoiding attacks from zombies (individuals). The winning human team will win monetary compensation and prizes.  Sponsored by: The HOP & OMA
 FNF: Divergent Gilman 50, 7pm. In a world where the population is divided into factions by personality types, Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is classified as Divergent. When she uncovers a conspiracy to eliminate all Divergents, she teams with the mysterious Four (Theo James) to find out what makes the powers-that-be so frightened of them. Kate Winslet also stars in this action thriller adapted from the novel by Veronica Roth, and directed by Neil Burger (The Illusionist, Limitless).  Sponsored by: The HOP
● Levering Live! Levering Hall, 8-12pm. Come to Levering Hall and be entertained throughout the evening for FREE! Activities will include fortune-tellers, caricature artists, henna tattoos, and light refreshments.  Sponsored by: Levering Student Life Office
• Barnstormers Freshmen One Act Arellano Theater, 8pm. Come see the Barnstormers' Freshmen One-Acts: four short comedies starring all freshmen and directed by upperclassmen!  $1 with Hopkins ID or $3 general admission. Visit www.thejhubarnstormers.org for ticket reservations.  Sponsored by: Barnstormers
• Party at Pratt St. Ale House Shuttles at Recreation Center, 9:45pm & 10:15 Departures. Shuttles will be available to return to campus at 1:45, 2:00, and 2:15 am. (Must be 21+ to attend) Sponsored by: Young Alumni Weekend
 

Saturday, October 11
 
● President’s Day of Service Recreation Center, 10:30am-5pm. PDOS, launched in 2009 by our 14th President of the University, President Ron Daniels, brings all of Hopkins’ various campuses, including alumni, together for a single day of community service, with service projects focusing on issues of city beautification, food justice, and interpersonal interaction. Take part in PDOS to meet new people, learn about community projects, and do the city of Baltimore, your home, a service.  Sponsored by: Center for Social Concern
• Bridge 5 Lunch Reception Gilman Atrium, 12noon-1:30pm. Only open to members of the Classes of 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018.  Sponsored by: Young Alumni Weekend
● Haunted House Freshman Quad, 7-11pm.
Need a good spook and can’t wait til Halloween? Here is your answer: 1,500 square feet of thrills and chills right on campus! Sponsored with: RAB
● Alien Laser Tag Freshman Quad, 7-11pm. THE ALIENS HAVE LANDED! Fog billows from the opening of the ship. You can see that there is damage to the craft from a hard landing. Something is moving inside. Will you have the courage to enter? Can you over power the alien warlords, capture the breeding pods and escape from the spaceship? Individual or team play.  Sponsored with: Phi Delta Theta
● Photo Show Freshman Quad, 7-11pm. Want a picture to remember the night? Stop by the Halloween Photo Tent, where you can dress up and create memories with your friends. And the pictures are FREE to take home with you!  Check out possible costumes and backgrounds at http://www.simpent.com/halloweenphotoshow.htm.
• Barnstormers Freshmen One Act Arellano Theater, 8pm. Come see the Barnstormers' Freshmen One-Acts: four short comedies starring all freshmen and directed by upperclassmen!  $1 with Hopkins ID or $3 general admission. Visit www.thejhubarnstormers.org for ticket reservations.  Sponsored by: Barnstormers
• Hopkins Symphony Orchestra Shriver Auditorium, 8pm. Free pre-concert talk at 7 pm; Carl Nielsen: Helios Overture; Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Flute
Susan Rotholz, flute; Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Opus 55 ("Eroica").  Sponsored by: HSO
• A Cappella Concert Mudd 26, 9pm.Groups include the AllNighters, Kranti, Vocal Chords, Ketzev, and Mental Notes!  Sponsored with: Young Alumni Weekend
• Young Alumni Tent Party Bloomberg Courtyard Tent, 10pm-1am. If you are 21+ and planning to attend the Young Alumni Tent Party, please bring government issued ID to the concert so you can go directly to the tent party at Bloomberg. If you're a current student/guest, please also bring $15 admission fee.  No entry after midnight, last call 12:30 am. Pre-registration is free for alumni only and includes entry to the Tent Party, 3 drink tickets, and food. Registration for students, guests, and alumni who did NOT pre-register is $15 MUST be 21+ to attend Sponsored by: Young Alumni Weekend
  
Sunday, October 12
 
• Yoga on the Quad Keyser Quad, 11am. Exhausted after a week of HOPtoberfest? Come rejuvenate with down dogs!  Sponsored with: CHEW & O’Connor Recreation Center
• Barnstormers Freshmen One Act Arellano Theater, 3pm. Come see the Barnstormers' Freshmen One-Acts: four short comedies starring all freshmen and directed by upperclassmen!  $1 with Hopkins ID or $3 general admission. Visit www.thejhubarnstormers.org for ticket reservations.  Sponsored by: Barnstormers

Hoptoberfest is sponsored by Hopkins Parents Fund