Founders Day 2020
February 21-23, 2020
With less than two weeks left until brothers, families, friends, and distinguished guests join us in Austin for the time-honored tradition of Founders Day, we are excited to announce some of the additional details for the weekend. If you read our last email you saw that we have a weekend jam-packed with activities and fun for everyone. Here is the schedule of events:
Friday, February 21
7:00 pm – Baseball versus Boise State, tickets on your own
Nightlife in Austin, brothers meet on their own
Saturday, February 22
8:00 – 9:00 am – Breakfast tacos and sign-in for skeet tournament at Capital City Clays
9:00 – 11:00 am – Skeet tournament including hunting gear prizes (shotgun case, equipment bag, ammo bag, game bag) from King Ranch leather goods. Entry fee of $50.00 includes shooting fee, ammo and commemorative baseball hat; use link below to register. Special thanks to tournament sponsor Robert Johnson.
12:00 – 2:00 pm – House tours featuring new Texas Alpha historic picture installation in the Great Room, plus recently installed composites. Barbecue lunch is FREE for brothers and guests courtesy of Texas Alpha Endowment Fund, no rsvp required.
2:00 – 4:00 pm – Undergraduate mentoring and networking function
6:00 – 8:30 pm – Annual Awards Banquet (cocktail hour 6:00-7:00 pm; dinner begins at 7:00 pm) ) at UT Club located inside Royal – Memorial Stadium; $65 per person, spouses and guests are invited; use link below to register.
Sunday, February 23
10 am – 12 pm | TAEF/TAHB/ALMG Board meetings
12:30 pm – Enjoy some Texas Longhorn Baseball hosting Boise State before you leave Austin. Contact Kelly Fish to reserve your complimentary ticket(s) for you and guests. Attend the game in style thanks to Scott Noble for the donation of his suite.
Whether it’s your first Founders Day weekend, or you haven’t been in years, to the folks that make it each and every year, we promise this will be the best one yet. This is an opportunity to see all of the exciting things happening with Texas Alpha and catch up with your chapter brothers in a variety of settings.
We hope to see all of you February 21-23 and make sure to spread the word to your fellow brothers, pledge classes, and anyone that would enjoy this event.