May Day 2017

May Day Run/WalkMaypole danceKing and queenMinistry teams reunion Alumni Choir SingMay Day Musical

May 5-6, 2017

May Day is the traditional end-of-the-academic-year celebration which intertwines the past with alumni reunions, the present by honoring this year's graduates, and the future when honored first-year students perform the traditional Maypole dance. Classes ending in a 2 or 7, and the class of 2016, will celebrate reunions. Mark your calendars, contact your classmates and plan to attend.
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THE BOX OFFICE is open weekdays from 8a.m.-11 p.m. and is located at the Information Desk in Marbeck Center. Or buy online http://tickets.bluffton.edu

Baccalaureate and commencement services will be held May 7, 2017.  

History of May Day

Historical May Day Dance photo

At Bluffton the May Day celebration represents the end of a school year for students, the beginning of a new chapter for seniors and the remembrance of times past for alumni.  >>> more...

May Day Musical

The Music Man, 2011

The 2017 May Day musical will be "Sondheim on Sondheim"  by Stephen Sondheim,  May 5 - 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Yoder Recital Hall >>more 

May day 4-mile run/walk

Andy Chaffee nears the finish line

Proceeds of the morning run/walk benefit the Bluffton University Alumni Association. Trophies and medallions are presented. >>> more