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  • Special Events Schedule

    The Recreational Sports Department's Special Events program offers a variety of unique recreation and sporting events throughout the year. There is something for everyone and activities include: tournaments,skill competitions, road races, endurance challenges, and mini carnivals held in the R.E.C. Try new activities, win prizes, meet new friends, and have a blast with us!


    Night on the Slopes

    Date: Friday, February 12th

    Location: Mt La Crosse

    Cost: $15 lift ticket, $24 lift ticket + Ski Rental, $34 lift ticket + Snowboard Rental

    Event Description: Come enjoy a night on the slopes at Mt La Crosse on the south side of town. Night on the slopes features discounts rentals and lift tickets, free lessons, transportation to and from the hill for only two dollars and free hot chocolate. Event goes from 4:00-9:00pm

    Big Red Volleyball Tournament

    Date: Saturday, March 5th 10:00am Start time

    Location: Recreational Eagle Center 

    Cost: $25/team

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    Sports Trivia

    Date: Monday, February 29th-Thursday March 3rd

    Location: Recreational Eagle Center Lobby

    Cost: FREE

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    Indoor Triathlon

    Date: Saturday, February 27th

    Location: Mitchell Hall Pool and Fieldhouse


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    Spring Paddle Battle

    Date: Wednesday, March 30th

    Location: Recreational Eagle Center, Court 1

    Cost: FREE

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    Date: Friday, April 8th

    Location: Mitchell Hall Pool

    Cost: $10/per team

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    Backyard Olympics

    Date: Saturday, April 16th 10:00AM Start

    Location: Recreational Fields Behind Reuter


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    Spring Golf Scramble

    Date: Friday, April 15th

    Location: Forrest Hills Golf Course

    Cost: $15 per person for 9 holes of golf

    Event Description: Join us at Forrest Hills Golf Course for 9 holes of golf, prizes, and competitions. Clubs and golf carts are available for rental at the course. Club rental is $7.00 per person and cart rental is $7.50 a person. This event is fun for everyone! Registration takes place on IMLeagues.

    Spring Bag Toss Tournament

    Date: Friday, April 22nd

    Location: Drake Field

    Cost: FREE

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    3v3 Basketball Double Elimination Tournament

    Date: Saturday, April 30th

    Location: Coate/Eagle Basketball Courst

    Cost: $15/per team

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    Spring Spectacular

    Date: Friday, May 6th

    Location: Hoeschler Clock Tower and Drake Field

    Cost: FREE

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    Want to volunteer with the Recreational Sports department?? A great way to volunteer is to help out at any number of our special events we offer throughout the year. 

     Department Special Events Volunteer Survey  If you have any questions about volunteering, please e-mail Jenny Larson.