Go beyond Beer Bike with Young Alumni Weekend!

Owls from the Classes of 2012-2022 are invited to extend their Beer Bike experience with events for young alumni on March 30-April 1!

Revisit campus for three days of fun, where you can reconnect with old friends, make new ones and celebrate life as a recent graduate. The exciting weekend culminates with the Alumni Tent at Beer Bike on April 1.

Thursday, March 30

Friday, March 31

Saturday, April 1

Brains in a Bar

Picnic at Valhalla

Classes of 2017 and 2018 5th Reunion Celebraion

Alumni Tent at Beer Bike

More details and registration will be available soon.


Thank you to all who joined us to make the inaugural Young Alumni Weekend on March 31-April 2, 2022, a success!



Frequently Asked Questions

Is advance registration required?

While advance registration is not required, it is strongly encouraged. Walk-ups are welcome.

Does Young Alumni Weekend include the Alumni Tent at Beer Bike?

Yes, Young Alumni Weekend culminates with the entire Rice community at the Alumni Tent at Beer Bike. You can register for the Alumni Tent at Beer Bike via Young Alumni Weekend registration.

What do I need to bring?

Please bring a government-issued ID (driver’s license or passport) to all events.

Where can I park for on-campus events, including Picnic at Valhalla and the Alumni Tent at Beer Bike?

Parking is available on campus. The best spots for Picnic at Valhalla would be the North Lots. South Stadium and West Lots would be best suited for Beer Bike. Please visit parking.rice.edu/visitor for information regarding parking rates and facilities for visitors.

Will you accept Apple Pay or Venmo at any events during the weekend?

No, we are not able to accept payments using Apple Pay or Venmo. Credit and debit payments only.

Can alumni visit the residential colleges?

No, alumni should not for any reason visit the colleges before, during or after the event as many have in past years.

Which entrance should alumni use to access the Alumni Tent at Beer Bike?

Alumni should only use the Greenbriar Lot entry. If any alumni guests try to enter on the other side to cross the track they will be instructed to go around on the sidewalks to the Greenbriar entrance.

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