Alumni Relations & Volunteer Engagement

Alumni Holiday Party

Alumni Holiday Party 2023 

The Alumni Holiday Party is a longstanding alumni tradition. Feast with friends, reminisce about Reed and enjoy a rousing night of merriment with alumni of all ages. Bring your dancing shoes and wear your most festive outfit. You'll enjoy a social hour with a cash bar, a delicious traditional holiday feast, dancing, and the illustrious Boar's Head Procession. Tickets will sell out, so don't delay!

Date: Saturday, December 9

Time: 6–9:30 p.m.

Location: Gray Lounge & Kaul Auditorium

Get your tickets today!
Register via Eventbrite. Registration will close on November 30 or when tickets sell out.

Schedule of Events:
6:00 p.m.—Social hour
7:00 p.m.—Holiday feast
8:00 p.m.—Toasts, bagpipes and Boar’s Head Procession
8:30 p.m.—Dancing and photobooth
9:30 p.m.—Farewell

$20 for young alumni, classes ’18–’23
$100 for individual tickets
$700 for a table that seats 8

*Pricing from our vendor partners has increased substantially.

Shuttle vans will run from the East or North parking lots: 5:30–6:30 p.m. and 8:30–9:30 p.m. (View campus map)

Beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Young alumni ’18–’23 receive two free drink tickets.

Photos of Alumni Holiday Parties from years past can be found on the Reed College Smug Mug.


Special thanks to our alumni planning committee:
Francisca Garfia ’17
Natalya Hill ’22
Chris Lydgate ’90
Dylan Rivera ’95
Stephany Watson ’82