Fall Fling 2021

Fall Fling is a new event geared to offer alumni from all classes a chance to participate in some new Wayland activities and some older traditions and hang out with us in a one-day format on the Plainview campus. We hope you'll plan to come join us, and bring your kids to introduce them to your alma mater! We love our legacies, and

1976 group
Class of 1976, reunion in 2016

we're planning some fun things just for them. Make it a family day in Plainview and come on out!

This weekend will also be a five-class reunion for graduates and exes of 1974-1978, hosted by the Class of 1976. It'll be an all-around great time of reminiscing and catching up. Special times will be spread throughout the weekend for this purpose! Don't wait til your 50th... come hang out this fall on campus!

 

Register for Fall Fling

 

* COVID protocols may change based on CDC recommendations, so we will keep you updated on anything that may alter this schedule or your required compliance. This is for the safety of our students, employees and guests as we keep our campus the safest place for everyone! 

 

Schedule of Events

Friday, Nov. 5

6:30 p.m.: Five-Class Reunion (1974-78) Check-In and Chat, Trinity Auditorium

 

Saturday, Nov. 6

9 a.m.:  Athletics Hall of Honor Induction Ceremony

      Join us as we honor boosters Joe and Freda Provence, track star Kim Clemmons, baseball pitcher Todd Jeffress and former coach Brad Bass, and former AD Sylvia Nadler, along with Harley Redin Coach's Awardee Tim Thomas. Laney Center 

10 a.m. -4 p.m.: Jimmy Dean Museum, Abraham Art Gallery open for tours

11 a.m.: Five-Class Reunion  (1974-78) lunch and visiting,  Trinity Auditorium, $5

11 a.m.: Pioneer Volleyball vs. Oklahoma City, Hutcherson Center

11:30 a.m.: Legacy Luncheon, Venue TBA, $5 (free for legacies and their parents)

     Alumni of all ages are welcome to join us for this lunch aimed at our potential legacy students and their families. Hear from current legacies, recent grads and their parents about what makes this so special.

1 p.m.: Pregame Fun, Bulldog Stadium

     Join us for inflatables, games, face painting and drawings by the Alumni Tent at Bulldog Stadium before the game

2 p.m.: Pioneer Football vs. Ottawa (AZ) University, Bulldog Stadium, free with Fall Fling nametag

5 p.m.: Five-Class Reunion (1974-78) dinner and visiting, Trinity Auditorium, $10

7 p.m.: Miss Wayland Pageant, Harral Auditorium, $5

    Truly a tradition like no other, come see our current Miss Wayland hand off her crown to another special student.

 

 

 

Lodging Information

Following are hotels and other lodging options in Plainview and special deals, if any, that are offered:

  • Holiday Inn Express - 4213 W. 13th, (806) 296-9900, 15% off regular rates with WBU event mention
  • Comfort Suites - 3615 Grandview Drive, (806) 293-7700, $89/night, mention WBU event
  • Quality Inn - 600 N I-27, (806) 293-9454, $74/night, mention WBU event 
  • Days Inn - 3600 Olton Road, (806) 293-2561, $72 for double queen, mention WBU Fall Fling
  • Super 8 - 4005 Olton Road, (806) 293-4181
  • The Hitching Post RV Park & Cabins - 4018 N. I-27, (806) 789-3066, $40 nightly for RV site, cabins vary

 

Registration Details

Register with the form below. There is no registration charge; only the luncheon, pageant and alumni t-shirt require payment.

Register by October. 1, 2021, to receive a FREE alumni t-shirt. All registrations will be entered into prize drawings held at various events throughout the weekend.