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UK College of Pharmacy
2012 Alumni & Friends Spring Weekend

April 19-22, 2012

Sparking a New UK Tradition

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Join the UK College of Pharmacy for the 2012 Alumni & Friends Spring Weekend. Event details are listed below. Register for Spring Weekend events by selecting the blue registration button at the bottom of this page.

Thursday, April 19

Pure Blue Networking
Barrel House Distillery
1200 Manchester St., Lexington, Ky.
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
$5 for UK Alumni Association members,$8 for nonmembers

Immerse yourself in the historic, downtown Lexington warehouse district, for an exclusive opportunity to see UK alumni owned Barrel House Distilling Company, home of Pure Blue Vodka and Devil John Moonshine. Hear from the owners as they share the challenges and rewards of starting a small business in today’s economy. Enjoy Barrel House Distilling Company wares and hors d’oeuvres as you mix and mingle with fellow UK alumni at this private event for friends and fans of UK.

Friday, April 20

Wildcat Alumni Plaza & Sculpture Unveiling
Wildcat Alumni Plaza
Avenue of Champions, Lexington, Ky. (across from Memorial Coliseum)
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Join the campus community and fellow alumni as we unveil the new Wildcat Sculpture. There will be an unveiling anddedication ceremony to introduce this new UK tradition. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to see the beautiful bronze Wildcat in Wildcat Alumni Plaza! Join us for a light reception following the unveiling at the Helen G. King Alumni House. This event is contingent upon the plaza completion and weather.

Saturday, April 21

Blue/White Football Game
Commonwealth Stadium
6:00 p.m.
Admission is free on a first come, first served basis

Annual Blue/White scrimmage will take place at Commonwealth Stadium.

Sunday, April 22

Day at the Races
Keeneland Race Course
Gates open at 11:00 a.m.
$50 per person

Enjoy a buffet lunch in the Lexington and Kentucky rooms (facing the track). Doors open at 11 a.m. and buffet is from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $50 each (limited quantity available) includes admission to the track, lunch and daily program. Preregistration by April 6th is required with tickets available on a first come, first reserved basis. Dress is coat and tie for men. No denim.

For more information about Spring Weekend events click here , or contact Amber Bowling at (859) 218-1305.