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Fall Fest'ville 2014

The date of Fall Fest'ville 2014 will be Saturday, October 25. 


Fall Fest'ville is a day long event with activities and student performances that encourages families and alumni to come back to campus and spend time with current Manhattanville students.


The schedule of events listed below will be updated and we encourage you to come back for more details and registration! 

9:00am – 5:00pm

Bookstore open, Ground Floor Benziger Hall
Purchase some items to show off your Valiant Pride! 

9:30am – 4:00pm

Brunch, Benziger Dining Hall
Join your students for brunch served in the dining hall. Students can use their meal plan swipe. Meals for family members can be paid at the door with cash or credit. Cost for meal: TBA

10:00am – 5:00pm

Check-inStudent Center Lobby
Let us know you are here and pick up some cider and donuts along with some items to show off your Manhattanville College pride!

11:00am – 2:00pm

Game Zone open, Ground Floor Benziger Hall
Shoot some pool, play some ping-pong, enjoy some old-school video games. FREE entertainment the family will enjoy!

11:00am – 2:00pm

Fall Fest'Ville Special Collections Open House, Library

Join us in the Library Rare Book Room to view and interact with a selection of our historical treasures. Guests will be able to photograph and page through many of the items.  

Highlights will include:

Selections from our Rare Book Collection including Illuminated Manuscripts from the 15th and 16th Centuries, rare first editions, and books signed by the authors.

Selections from our archives will include student artifacts spanning the 19th and 20th Centuries. 

To learn more please contact Archivist and Special Collections Librarian Lauren Ziarko at   or 914-323-5422

1:00pm – 3:00pm

Child Friendly Haunted Castle Tour, 
Reid Hall

Sponsored by Manhattanville Sound

Learn some secrets about the castle while experiencing some minor surprises the whole family will enjoy! This tour is appropriate for all ages. Cost is TBA


Field Hockey vs Eastern, Field.
Cheer on the Field Hockey team!


Women’s Volleyball vs Montclair State, Kennedy Gym
Experience the upgrades to Kennedy Gym while cheering on the Valiants!

2:00pm – 6:00pm

Fun on the Quad, Quad
Fun, games, and entertainment await you on the quad! Students will be showcasing their talent on stage while student clubs provide an assortment of activities the whole family can enjoy.

3:00pm – 5:00pm

Beer Garden, Rose Garden
Hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving

All guests 21+ are invited to grab a drink in our beer overlooking the Quad in the Rose Garden. Cash bar available. All Manhattanville donors will receive 2 complimentary drink tickets. Show your Manhattanville pride!

5:00pm – 8:00pm

BBQ dinner, Benziger Dining Hall
Interact with fellow families while enjoying ribs, chicken, mac and cheese, and more! Students can use their meal swipe. Meals for Family and friends can be paid at the door. Cost for meals TBA

6:30pm - 8:30pm 

1980's Decade Reunion, West Room
Sponsored by Office of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving
Contact for more information.  


Fall Musical: Swingtime Canteen, Brownson Little Theater
Sponsored by the Dance/Theatre Department 

Book by Linda Thorsen Bond, William Repicci, and Charles Busch. Directed by Mark Cherry.

$10 General Admission, $5 Students

9:00pm – 10:00pm

Fall Fest'ville Headliner, Quad

10:00pm – 11:30pm

Haunted Castle Tour, Reid Hall
Sponsored by Manhattanville Sound

Where are the footsteps coming from? Where did that stairway appear from?  Learn these answers and more while being given some frights on a tour around the Castle.

This nighttime tour will feature frights that may scare young children.  

Cost: TBA