50th Class Reunion Events

Recognizing those celebrating their 50th class reunion


Members of the Class of 1967 are invited to join us at these events in honor of their 50th class reunion.


Thursday, Oct. 12: 50th Reunion Golf Outing and BBQ

Golf begins at 2 p.m.; barbecue begins around 5 p.m., Northern Links Golf Course, 7701 N. Cliff Ave., Sioux Falls.

The Class of 1967 is invited to kick off the reunion weekend with golf, fun, food and conversation. RSVP to Vance Valerio (vvalerio28@gmail.com) today


Friday, Oct. 13: Honor Guard Coffee & Social Time

9-11 a.m., Morrison Commons.

Graduates from 1967 and earlier are invited to join us for coffee and conversation.


Friday, Oct. 13: Honor Guard Luncheon

11:30 a.m., Falls Room, Holiday Inn City Centre, 100 W. 8th St., downtown Sioux Falls.

A festive luncheon for graduates who have celebrated their 50th class reunion. Members of the class of 1967 will be inducted into the honor guard at this time. 

Reunion photos for the classes of 1947, 1952, 1957 and 1962 will be taken during the luncheon.


Friday, Oct. 13: 50th Reunion Memorial Service

2 p.m., Chapel of Reconciliation.

The class of 1967 will remember and honor departed classmates.


Friday, Oct. 13: Campus Tour

3 p.m., Meet in Morrison Commons.

Meet at the Viking Days information table in the Commons for a campus tour led by current Augustana students.


Friday, Oct. 13: Class of 1967 Informal Class Dinner

5 p.m., Minerva's Restaurant, 301 S. Phillips Ave., downtown Sioux Falls.

Gather with friends at this informal dinner ahead of the Command Performance. RSVP to Barb Hegg (heggbarb@hotmail.com) by Friday, Sept. 22.


Friday, Oct. 13: Command Performance

8 p.m., Great Hall, Washington Pavilion, 301 S. Main Ave., downtown Sioux Falls.

Featuring appearances by Augustana's Band, Orchestra, Choirs, Percussion Ensemble, Northlanders Jazz Band and more. Learn more and buy your tickets!


Saturday, Oct. 14: Ole's Birthday Bash, Pancake Feed and Viking Days Parade

Beginning at 9 a.m. on campus.

Celebrate the Ole statue's 50th birthday with treats and photos, enjoy some pancakes to benefit the Performing and Visual Arts, and take in the Viking Days parade — look for 50th Class Reunion designated seating along Grange Avenue! 


Saturday, Oct. 14: Class of 1967 50th Reunion Banquet

6 p.m., Starlite Room, Holiday Inn City Centre, 100 W. 8th St., downtown Sioux Falls

Members of the Class of 1967 are invited to celebrate their 50th Class Reunion during this banquet and social. The reunion class photo will be taken at this event. Registration is now closed — your 50th reunion banquet registration also offers you free entry to the Blast, an all-Augustana celebration of Viking Days! 


Saturday, Oct. 14: The Blast: An All-Augustana Celebration of Viking Days

6:30 p.m., Holiday Inn City Centre, 100 W. 8th St., downtown Sioux Falls

This is the ultimate class reunion event recognizing the classes ending in 7 and 2 and featuring food, dancing, games, door prizes and more!

This fun event will feature:

  • Great food and a cash bar
  • DJ and dancing
  • A coffee bar and space for conversation
  • Plenty of games
  • Door prizes (register early to get two tickets for the drawing)
  • Photos taken of reunion year classes (1972-2012)

Sunday, Oct. 15: Viking Days Worship

10 a.m., Elmen Center. 

Participating in worship is a special way to end your Viking Days weekend at Augustana. Make plans to join us!