Elmira College’s Octagon Fair 2012

September 18 2012
Category: Events

Elmira College invites the public to the 45th annual Octagon Fair on Saturday, September 22, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Elmira College campus. This year’s theme is Circus! Student clubs and organizations will display circus-themed booths and activities.

This family-friendly, free-admission event has something for everyone. A variety of fun, food, games, crafts, and live entertainment highlight the day.

Entertainment at Octagon Fair 2012 will include many of the Elmira College performing arts clubs as well as local artists. The Elmira College Chiclettes (women’s a cappella group), A1 & the Sauce (men’s a cappella group), Orchesis (the Elmira College dance troupe), Hidy Ochiai Karate and The Filippetti Dancers, will be a part of the free entertainment.

The Gannett Tripp Library’s book sale, along with several interesting vendor booths, and a variety of handmade crafts from Finger Lakes artisans also are returning by popular demand.

For more information about the Fair, contact the Elmira College Office of Student Activities (607) 735-1815.

Entertainment Schedule:
10:00 a.m. EC Tap Ensemble (dance)
10:15 a.m. EC Shayla Ruland ’14 (rifle twirling)
10:30 a.m. Filippetti’s Academy of Dance Arts
11:00 a.m. EC Silent Voices (sign language)
11:15 a.m. EC Naturals (voice)
11:30 a.m. Hidy Ochiai Karate
Noon EC Danceline (dance)
12:15 p.m. EC Orchesis Class (dance)
12:30 p.m. EC Brittany Hayes ’14 and Orchesis’ Friends
12:45 p.m. EC Chiclettes (voice)
1:00 p.m. June with Chandani Belly Dance Troupe of Ithaca
1:30 p.m. EC ROTC (workout)
1:45 p.m. Alumnus Kat Slye ’12 (baton twirling)
2:00 p.m. EC A1 and the Sauce (voice)
2:15 p.m. EC Members of Class of 2015 (unicycling)
2:30 p.m. EC Alumni Board Presentation of Awards
2:45 p.m. EC Tap Ensemble (dance)
3:00 p.m. EC Bear Bones (band)