Special Events

FALL 2014 – For more information on any event please email recprograms@rider.edu

Sunday, September 14th – Special Olympics Unified Soccer League, 11am Daly’s Field
Join the Unified Sports Club and come out to play 5v5 soccer alongside local Special Olympics Athletes in our 5 week league. Games will take place every Sunday from September 14th – October 12th from 11am-1pm on Daly’s Field. No soccer experience necessary…just come out and have some fun!

Friday, September 19th – Madden 25 Tournament, 7pm
We booked the “Game Truck” to come to campus to host our annual tournament. The winner receives two tickets to an Eagles, Jets, or Giants game of their choice. Registration opens on September 3rd via emailing recprograms@rider.edu and will continue until we have 32 entrants or the start of the tournament, whichever comes first.

Friday, September 28th – Friday Night Lights, 8pm Field Turf
Join us for an action packed evening of Intramural Flag Football complete with all the fixings from Chickie’s and Pete’s…crab fries!!! We’ll have a Greek Fraternity show down between TKE and Sig Ep as well as a star studded match up between returning players from last year’s Intramural league. The Dance Team will be performing during half times and we’ll also have another performance from an R-Factor contestant! We’ll be raffling off prizes as well as distributing Intramural/Recreation Programs gear to a few lucky spectators.

Thursday, October 9th – Flyers vs. Devils Game – Wells Fargo Center
That’s right! We’re attending the Flyer’s home opener this season as these two local rivals face off. We’ve set up a tour, talk from a sports marketing professional, and tickets for the game for 30 students. If you are interested in a career in sports, this is a great opportunity for you. We’ll be leaving campus around 3pm and returning after the game. Your ticket and transportation is included in the $20 registration fee.

Friday, October 17th – Minute to Win It Game Show, 8pm Yvonne Theater
Ten challenges using household items. 60 seconds on the clock. Great prizes on the line. Think you can do it? You’ve got a Minute to Win It! We’ll be giving out some great prizes and look forward to a great evening of fun.