Founders Day

Founders Day is an annual community-wide celebration of Macalester's history held on the anniversary of our founding.

8:30 p.m. to midnight
Friday, March 6, 2015
Ruth Stricker Dayton
Campus Center

Semi-formal attire welcome


  • Live music
  • Birthday cake and snacks
  • Complimentary soft drinks and cash bar *
  • Games, dancing, photo portraits, and more!
    *Students must provide both a government-issued and a Macalester ID to enter the bar.

Founders Day Events

"Pub" Quiz
Thursday, March 5
10 p.m.
Café Mac, south side by stage area, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

Pushball - A Macalester Tradition
Friday, March 6
3 p.m.
Old Main Lawn

Photos from Last Year

View photosView photos from Founders Day 2014