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ESCAPE to Frolic 2016

Escape to Lees-McRae College this summer for four days of fun with alumni, family and friends!

Rooms* (per night)

Cost and Occupancy: $38 per room, maximum of two people per room
Check-In: Begins Wednesday, July 13 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. and continues through Saturday, July 16
Check-Out: Sunday, July 17 at 10:00 a.m.

*Only McMillan Residence Hall and the Villages will be used for housing during ESCAPE.

Meals** (per person/per day)

If you are staying on campus you MUST purchase a meal plan for each person in your party.

Ages 12 and up = $28 per person/per day
3-12 years old = $12 
0-2 years old = Free

**Your meal package includes lunch and dinner on the day you arrive and breakfast on the day you depart.


ESCAPE to Frolic Schedule

Schedule is subject to change.

Wednesday, July 13

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
MacDonald Dining Hall (Lunch in the dining hall on check-in day is included in your meal plan)
3 - 5 p.m. Check-in/Registration
Alumni House
5 - 6:30 p.m. Dinner
MacDonald Dining Hall
7 - 9 p.m. Ice Cream Social
Alumni House

Thursday, July 14

7:30 - 9 a.m. Breakfast
MacDonald Dining Hall
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Morning Walking Group
Meet at the Alumni House
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
MacDonald Dining Hall
2 - 4 p.m. Cooking Class 
MacDonald Dining Hall Kitchen
Learn how to make an array of tasty hors d’oeuvres!  Some of these will be used during the beer tasting on Saturday. Cost is $10 per person.
5 - 6:30 p.m. Dinner 
MacDonald Dining Hall
6:30 - 8 p.m. Concert in the Park
Banner Elk Park
Shuttles to leave from the Alumni House starting at 6 p.m. and running when needed until the concert is over
7 p.m. Summer Theatre presents Always... Patsy Cline
Hayes Auditorium
Always... Patsy Cline is based on the true story of Patsy Cline's friendship with Houston, Texas housewife Louise Seger. Based on a true event, Patsy pays a surprise visit to Seger and, as they talk, Patsy floats in and out of Seger’s kitchen to reenact her great moments on the stage. And of course, she will sing – Anytime, Walkin’ After Midnight, She’s Got you, Sweet Dreams and the forever famous, Crazy

Tickets may be purchased here, rather than through the ESCAPE to Frolic registration form.

Friday, July 15

7:30 - 9 a.m. Breakfast
MacDonald Dining Hall
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.  Morning Walking Group
Meet at the Alumni House
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
MacDonald Dining Hall
1:30 - 3 p.m. Tour of the May School of Nursing and Health Sciences
5 - 6:30 p.m. Dinner
MacDonald Dining Hall
5:30 - 7 p.m. Class of 1966 50th Reunion and Reception
Alumni House
7 p.m. Summer Theatre presents Always... Patsy Cline
Hayes Auditorium
Always... Patsy Cline is based on the true story of Patsy Cline's friendship with Houston, Texas housewife Louise Seger. Based on a true event, Patsy pays a surprise visit to Seger and, as they talk, Patsy floats in and out of Seger’s kitchen to reenact her great moments on the stage. And of course, she will sing – Anytime, Walkin’ After Midnight, She’s Got you, Sweet Dreams and the forever famous, Crazy

Tickets may be purchased here, rather than through the ESCAPE to Frolic registration form.
7 - 10 p.m. Block Party
Bonfire and Marshmallow Roast
Alumni House

Saturday, July 16

7:30 - 9 a.m. Breakfast
MacDonald Dining Hall
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.  Morning Walking Group
Meet at the Alumni House
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Class of 1956 60th Reunion Luncheon
Miller Commons
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
MacDonald Dining Hall
12 - 2 p.m. Class of 1941 75th Reunion
Alumni House
2 - 3 p.m. Beer Tasting
Wily's Bar & Grill
Sample some of our local beers from Flat Top Brewing Company, Appalachian Mountain Brewery and Lost Province Brewing Co. Must be 21 years of age or older to participate. Cost is $10 per person.
2 p.m. Summer Theatre presents Always... Patsy Cline
Hayes Auditorium
Always... Patsy Cline is based on the true story of Patsy Cline's friendship with Houston, Texas housewife Louise Seger. Based on a true event, Patsy pays a surprise visit to Seger and, as they talk, Patsy floats in and out of Seger’s kitchen to reenact her great moments on the stage. And of course, she will sing – Anytime, Walkin’ After Midnight, She’s Got you, Sweet Dreams and the forever famous, Crazy

Tickets may be purchased here, rather than through the ESCAPE to Frolic registration form.
4 - 5 p.m. Golden Heritage Reception and Meeting
Alumni House
5 - 6:30 p.m. Dinner
MacDonald Dining Hall
6:30 - 8 p.m. Bingo Night
MacDonald Dining Hall
7 p.m. Summer Theatre presents Always... Patsy Cline
Hayes Auditorium
Always... Patsy Cline is based on the true story of Patsy Cline's friendship with Houston, Texas housewife Louise Seger. Based on a true event, Patsy pays a surprise visit to Seger and, as they talk, Patsy floats in and out of Seger’s kitchen to reenact her great moments on the stage. And of course, she will sing – Anytime, Walkin’ After Midnight, She’s Got you, Sweet Dreams and the forever famous, Crazy

Tickets may be purchased here, rather than through the ESCAPE to Frolic registration form.

Sunday, July 17

7:30 - 9 a.m. Breakfast
MacDonald Dining Hall
7:30 - 10 a.m. Check-out
Alumni House
2 p.m. Summer Theatre presents Always... Patsy Cline
Hayes Auditorium
Always... Patsy Cline is based on the true story of Patsy Cline's friendship with Houston, Texas housewife Louise Seger. Based on a true event, Patsy pays a surprise visit to Seger and, as they talk, Patsy floats in and out of Seger’s kitchen to reenact her great moments on the stage. And of course, she will sing – Anytime, Walkin’ After Midnight, She’s Got you, Sweet Dreams and the forever famous, Crazy

Tickets may be purchased here, rather than through the ESCAPE to Frolic registration form.