May Day 2018

May Day Run/WalkMaypole danceKing and queenMinistry teams reunion Alumni Choir SingMay Day Musical

May 4-5, 2018


May Day is the traditional end-of-the-academic-year celebration which intertwines the past with alumni reunions, the present by honoring this year's graduates, and the future when honored first-year students perform the traditional Maypole dance. Classes ending in a 3 or 8, and the class of 2017, will celebrate reunions. Mark your calendars, contact your classmates and plan to attend.

THE BOX OFFICE is open weekdays from 8a.m.-11 p.m. and is located at the Information Desk in Marbeck Center, or purchase tickets for meals, the musical and register for the May Day Run/Walk online at  http://tickets.bluffton.edu.

Baccalaureate and commencement services will be held May 6, 2018.  

History of May Day

Historical May Day Dance photo

At Bluffton the May Day celebration represents the end of a school year for students, the beginning of a new chapter for seniors and the remembrance of times past for alumni.  >>> more...

May Day Musical

The Music Man, 2011

The 2018 May Day musical will be "[title of show]," a contemporary, original musical about writing an original musical,  May 4-5 at 7:30 p.m. in Yoder Recital Hall >>more 

May day 4-mile run/walk

Andy Chaffee nears the finish line

Proceeds of the morning run/walk benefit the Bluffton University Alumni Association. Trophies and medallions are presented. >>> more