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You won’t want to miss this year’s
Alumni & Family Weekend
Students, Alumni, Families

Oct. 23-25, 2015


Alumni & Family Weekend is a Fairfield tradition that offers a variety of fun activities and special events for students, alumni, and families alike. Stay tuned for the special programming that will make this weekend a big splash that celebrates Fairfield’s proud past and our amazing future.

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  • FREE FALL CONCERT at Rafferty Stadium (Co-presented by FUSA) with The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards and Matt and Kim
  • Craft Beer Garden with souvenir cup
  • Taste of Fairfield Food Trucks
    (Flipside Burgers & Bar, Super Duper Weenie, Taco Loco, Sugar Bakery, and more!)
  • Lil’ Stag Zone
  • White Coat Ceremony
  • Chemistry Alumni Speed Networking
  • Student Newspaper Editors Reunion
  • Young Alumni Mug Night at The Grape
  • Fairfield Rising Expo
  • Friends of Athletics Alumni Games: Field Hockey, Women's Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Red Ruggers match, and more!
  • Mass Celebration
  • Sunday Brunch
  • Glee Club Concert
  • Comedian Hypnotist Jim Spinnato
  • Late Night Entertainment by The Lionfish Band
  • ...and much more

FREE FALL CONCERT at Rafferty Stadium

(Co-presented by FUSA) with Matt and Kim and The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards

the temptations review featuring dennis edwards


Rythm and blues. Soul. Funk. Doo-wop. Rock and Roll.
A vocal group known for their success with Motown Records during the 60's and 70's, The Temptations Review Featuring Dennis Edwards continue to perform hits like "My Girl," and "Ain't Too Proud to Beg," with former lead singer, Dennis Edwards, still in the lineup.

matt and kim


Indie pop. Lo-fi. Indie Rock.
An American alternative dance due from Brooklyn, N.Y. The group is composed of Matt Johnson (vocals/keyboards) and Kim Schifino (drums/backing vocals/vocals). Formed in 2004, they are known for their "do it yourself" attitude toward music.

Check out the photos from last year's AFW

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