Pirates Day at Victoria College is set Feb. 27

Students enjoy a Wii Kinect dance contest during Pirates Day in 2012

Food, music and fun are on the agenda for this year’s Victoria College Pirates Day, Wednesday, Feb. 27.

Activities for students, faculty and staff begin with a grilled hamburger lunch provided by the  Fire Academy from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

VC sports teams, including men’s and women’s basketball, baseball and women’s volleyball, will be introduced at 12:15 p.m. A “Stress Busters: Who You Gonna Call?” workshop will also be held from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Pirates Day.

This year’s Pirate Booty Challenge will consist of a Trivia Challenge, Root Beer Chugging Contest, Dance-Off, Survivor Relay and Minute to Win It games. Teams of five are invited to compete in these five events.

The challenge will be from 1-3 p.m. in the Student Center and Sports Center. Students can sign up in the Student Activities Office or in the Sports Center.

The public is invited to join VC students and employees for the VC Pirates men’s and women’s basketball games against Northwest Vista College starting at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. in the VC Sports Center gym. Admission to the game is $3 for adults and free for anyone with a college ID card.

For more information on VC Pirates Day, contact Elaine Everett-Hensley at (361) 485-6838 or elaine.hensley@victoriacollege.edu.

Published: Thursday, 21 February 2013

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