Event Description
Rah Rah Redlands


Saturday, September 2, 2017
4:30 – 6:30pm, Ted Runner Stadium

Bring your family and friends to cheer on Bulldog Football vs. Trinity (TX) at Ted Runner Stadium September 2nd! Rah Rah Redlands is a family-friendly tailgate party celebrating the first home football game of the season. Meet members of the coaching staff and cheer team, play in the Kid Zone, enjoy quintessential tailgating food, and visit with our Bulldog mascot, Thurber. 

Member Reception

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
5:30 – 6:30pm, Alumni House

Whether you’ve renewed your membership or are new to Town & Gown, join us at the Alumni House for a casual meet and greet with current T&G Board members. Learn what benefits are available to you, about upcoming events, fun facts about the campus, and how the T&G Endowment impacts current students.

"Industry Night” Wine Tasting

Monday, September 25, 2017
4:30 
– 6:30pm, Casa Loma Room

Wondered what it might be like to work in the wine industry? Well, you can participate in one of the perks by joining us for a wine tasting provided by Riboli Family Wine & Spirits! Alcohol industry professionals from the area will be on campus for a tasting event, and it’s been opened up to 50 additional guests for free. You must be a T&G member to register for this event, and it is first come first served. When all 50 spaces have been filled, the event registration will close.

Awards of Distinction Nominations

Submit Nominations

September – November, 2017

Town & Gown annually honors individuals throughout the Inland Empire who have shown a commitment to the public good through volunteerism, community involvement, or outstanding achievement in their field. The selection committee for the Awards of Distinction is now seeking nominations for this year’s nominees who will be recognized on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Nominations forms will be available on September 1st and will be accepted through November 30, 2017.

Believe Walk

Sunday, October 1, 2017
8 – 10am, Home of Professor Art Svenson

Town & Gown members are invited to join board members, students, and KDAWG at the Town & Gown stop on Sunday morning beginning at 7:30 a.m. Help lead the cheer of T&G’s support for the walkers and those whom the walk benefits. It’s an easy way to serve in an environment filled with contagious enthusiasm- not to mention a great way to be involved in Town & Gown.

Interested? Email Christopher_Alvarez@redlands.edu and let us know you’ll be there! He’ll provide you with the address to meet at on Sunday morning

T&G Homecoming Campus Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, October 29, 2017
2 – 5pm, throughout the U of R campus

Join Town & Gown for this insider-look of campus by partaking in a scavenger hunt! Learn about the U of R and T & G at each stop, from the University Club, to the sundial and echo chamber, to the residence of the mascot (Thurber Hall), and many more campus locations. End the hunt at the Alumni House for a family Halloween pumpkin carving contest and root beer floats! This is a free event and registration will open in mid-August as part of the Homecoming events.

Behind the Brew

Register 

 Thursday, November 9, 2017
5:30 – 7:30pm, Escape Brewery

Join fellow T&G members for this annual event, hosted for the first time at Escape Craft Brewery in Redlands. Enjoy a fun night out with friends during this casual social gathering.
Members may bring friends who wish to join T&G – we’ll have our sign-up table ready! The evening includes a pint of your choice, snacks, and a tour of the facility. All participants must be of legal drinking age. Registration for this event will open in October.

Member Reception

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
5:30 – 6:30pm, Alumni House

Whether you’ve renewed your membership or are new to Town & Gown, join us at the Alumni House for a casual meet and greet with current T&G Board members. Learn what benefits are available to you, about upcoming events, fun facts about the campus, and how the T&G Endowment impacts current students.
Registration for this event will open in early November.

Alumni Vintner Dinner 

 Friday, November 17, 2017
6:00 – 8:30pm, Casa Loma Room

This five-course gourmet dinner will be made to pair with each wine being served and is limited to 70 guests. The cost for the evening is $55 per person. Guests will be seated in tables of six, so sign-up with some friends and make a night of it! 

Moveable Feast & Feast of Lights

Register

Friday, December 1, 2017
5 – 7:30pm, Casa Loma Room

Kick off the holiday season at Town & Gown’s Moveable Feast, held at the University of Redlands’ Casa Loma Room. Holiday cheer begins with a cocktail hour at 5:00 p.m. featuring entertainment, appetizers, and a no-host bar. The dinner and program will follow, highlighting singing entertainment and student experiences with the Feast of Lights. Immediately following dinner, Town & Gown guests will enjoy preferred seating in the Memorial Chapel for the Feast of Lights. Registration for this event will open in late October.

Member Reception

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
5:30 – 6:30pm, Alumni House

Whether you’ve renewed your membership or are new to Town & Gown, join us at the Alumni House for a casual meet and greet with current T&G Board members. Learn what benefits are available to you, about upcoming events, fun facts about the campus, and how the T&G Endowment impacts current students.
Registration for this event will open in mid-January.

Town Scavenger Hunt

9:30am – 12:30pm, throughout townThe T&G Town Scavenger Hunt will be a follow-up to the campus scavenger hunt held during Homecoming and will have a service theme. Teams will navigate through town visiting partner service organizations like A.K. Smiley Library and Redlands Family Services Association. Further details about the day and how to participate will be posted soon. Registration for this event will open in January.

The T&G Town Scavenger Hunt will be a follow-up to the campus scavenger hunt held during Homecoming and will have a service theme. Teams will navigate through town visiting partner service organizations like A.K. Smiley Library and Redlands Family Services Association. Further details about the day and how to participate will be posted soon. Registration for this event will open in January.

Charlotte Huck Literature Festival

Friday, March 3 – Saturday, March 4, 2018

Meet and hear award-winning children’s book authors and illustrators working in a variety of genres—fiction, nonfiction, poetry, picture books and novels.
Featured speakers will be:
•    R. W. Alley
•    Kathi Appelt
•    Georgia Heard
•    Sy Montgomery
•    Marc Tyler Nobleman
•    James E. Ransome
•    Lesa Cline-Ransome

Teachers, librarians, parents- everyone who loves children's literature will find the Festival a source of both practical ideas and energizing inspiration. For more information or to register, please visit www.redlands.edu/charlottehuckfestival

Awards of Distinction

Saturday, March 10, 2018
5:30 – 9pm, Orton Center

The Awards of Distinction annually honors individuals throughout the Inland Empire who have shown a commitment to the public good through volunteerism, community involvement, or outstanding achievement in their field. Please check back for a list and bio of this year’s honorees. Registration for this event will open in late-January.

Bulldogs in Service

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Participate in the U of R’s annual day of service, happening in local communities throughout the U.S. This year, Town & Gown will be partnering with the U of R’s Maroon & Grey Student Ambassadors to host a project! Check back for details on the project taking place in Redlands. Registration for this event will open in February.

T&G Annual Meeting

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
11:30am1pm, Alumni House

Join the T&G Board of Directors for their final meeting of the year. Enjoy lunch and hear about our year in review. Registration for this event will open in May.