Events : Hot Dog Day

Hot Dog Day Events begin on April 21, 2017 in Alfred!

Great food
Dogs, dogs and more dogs. Even "not dogs."

Great weather
Maybe. It is Alfred in April.

Great fun
Friday, April 21

  • Honors Convocation - 4:00 PM, Miller Performing Arts Center
  • Reception for Students & Families hosted by President Zupan - Ade Hall Lobby
  • Pine Hill Derby - 6:00 PM, Alfred University's Pine Hill Suites (weather permitting)
  • AU Jazz Band - 7:30 PM, Miller Theater
  • Hypnotist Tom Bresadola - 9 PM, Holmes Auditorium, Harder Hall
  • Observatory Open House - 9 PM, John L. Stull Observatory (clear skies only)

Saturday, April 22

  • Hot Dog Day Parade - 12 Noon, Main Street, Alfred (check back for updates)
  • Hot Dog Fesitval - 12 Noon until 5:00 PM, Academic Alley, Alfred University. Booths, arts & crafts, games, live music, raffles and of course HOT DOGS! Come and participate in one of Alfred's oldest traditions. Proceeds to benefit local charities.
  • Mud Olympics - 2:00 PM, Brick Lawn. A Hot Dog Day tradition. Student teams get down and dirty in the mud playing volleyball, tug-of-war and wheelbarrow racing.
  • The Rudos (magicians) - 8:00 PM, Holmes Auditorium, Harder Hall