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Dads' Weekend 2017: Oct. 27-29


Dads' Weekend invites all Vandal parents to campus to learn more about our great university and Vandal traditions.


Reserve your hotel: Explore Moscow lodging options here.

Questions? Contact Mia Goodwin at miag@uidaho.edu.


Nominate the 2017 Dad of the Year!

Submit a 500 word essay with a photo of you and your dad. Due date TBA.

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Friday, Oct. 27

Where: 710 Deakin Ave

Shop University of Idaho and Joe Vandal clothing, gifts, technology and more!

Where: VandalStore

Jostens has an amazing selection of unique University of Idaho inspired, personalized class rings in styles ranging from traditional to modern. Stop by the Vandal store to select yours!

Where: VandalStore Plaza

Pick up the latest information for Dads' Weekend 2017.

Where: Begin at the VandalStore plaza
Cost: $5 per team

Do you think you know all the history and tradition behind our great university?
Teams will embark on a trek around the UI campus. At every destination, each team must compete in a series of challenges—some mental and some physical—and only when the tasks are completed will they learn of their next location on campus. Earn your Tradition Keepers Medallion for completing the UI Amazing Race.

Where: Best Western Plus University Inn
Cost: $25 per person **Advanced Tickets Encouraged** 
Hosted by the Student Alumni Relations Board

Come sample Vandal Meat products and pair them with samples from local breweries. Special giveaway drawings, music, lawn games and fun for those other 21* years-old.
*Those under 21 may attend with a parent. Water and soda will be available.

Location: TBA
Cost: TBA **Registering in advance recommended**
Hosted by the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)

Do you consider yourself a Powerade pong champion? Come showcase your skills at the Idaho SAAC Powerade Pong Competition! All students, faculty and family welcome.

Questions? Contact

Where: ASUI Kibbie Dome
Cost: Free

Cheer on Vandal soccer as they take on Eastern Washington University.

Questions? Contact 208-885-6466.

Where: International Ballroom, Pitman Center 
Cost: Free for Vandal students and guests
Hosted by ASUI Vandal Entertainment Board

Sailesh is "the world’s best hypnotist". He brings 20 years of experience and has performed more than 5,000 times at colleges, corporate events, and clubs. This comedy/hypnosis show is sure to be one entertaining event!

Where: Borah Theatre, Pitman Center (formally the Students Union Building)
Cost: Free and open to the public.

"Despicable Me 3" (PG). Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. 

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Saturday, Oct. 28

Where: UI Golf Course

Pricing Options

Before October 21

  • $25 per person walking
  • $40 per person including cart rental
After October 21
  • $40 per person walking
  • $55 per person including cart rental

7 a.m. Check-in begins
8 a.m. Tee time

Sign-up today! Contact the UI Golf Course at 208-885-6171 for more information or to RSVP.

This event tends to sell out. Golf carts are a first-come, first-served. Max of 45 carts and 144 golfers. 

Where: 710 Deakin Ave

Shop University of Idaho and Joe Vandal clothing, gifts, technology and more!

Where: Begins at the VandalStore plaza
Cost: $5 per person

Do you think you know all the history and tradition behind our great university? Teams will embark on a trek around the UI campus. At every destination, each team must compete in a series of challenges—some mental and some physical—and only when the tasks are completed will they learn of their next location on campus. Earn your Tradition Keepers Medallion for completing the UI Amazing Race.

Where: VandalStore plaza

Jostens has an amazing selection of unique University of Idaho inspired, personalized class rings in styles ranging from traditional to modern. Make sure to capitalize on their Dads' Weekend promotion.

Where: TBA
Cost: Free

Join fellow Vandals for music, activities and food vendors. The Idaho Fan Zone is family-friendly, free and open to the public. It opens three hours before game time.


Where: ASUI Kibbie Activity Center
Cost: Ticket costs vary, call 208-885-6466

Wear your official game day shirt, fill the dome, get excited for the 2017 Dad of the Year announcement and prepare to celebrate a Vandal victory.

Where: UI Climbing Center
Cost: $10 for participants, free for spectators

Come down for some fang-tastic fun, costume contest and an add—on climbing competition.
Questions? Contact the Outdoor Program at 208-885-6810

Where: Borah Theatre, Pitman Center (formally the Students Union Building)
Cost: Free and open to the public.

"Despicable Me 3" (PG). Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. 

Sunday, Oct. 29

Where: 710 Deakin Ave

Shop University of Idaho and Joe Vandal clothing, gifts, technology and more!

Where: Borah Theatre, Pitman Center (formally the Students Union Building)
Cost: Free and open to the public.

"Despicable Me 3" (PG). Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. 

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Phone: 208-885-6111

Fax: 208-885-9119

Email: info@uidaho.edu

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