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The College will host a variety of events and activities during Huskies Forever Weekend. Come join us!

Saturday, October 21

Little “I” Livestock Show
8:30 a.m.
Horsebarn Hill Arena
Free and open to all
Join the the UConn Block & Bridle Club and the UConn Department of Animal Science for the 88th Annual Little International Livestock show. The show will feature showmanship classes for poultry, beef and dairy cattle, horses, sheep and pigs. Students will show off their animal handling skills with a species that they have been working with for the past two months.

Sunday, October 22

Koons Hall Open House
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., remarks by Department Head Justin Nash at 11:30 & 1:30
Koons Hall, Storrs Campus
Free and open to all

Walk down memory lane and explore the newly renovated Koons Hall. Hosted by the Department of Allied Health Sciences.


BBQ 101
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
UConn Foundation Building Patio
Free to participate, RSVP requested
Email Pam Chudzik

Learn all you need to know to barbecue like the pros! You’re invited to learn how to master the barbecue. Join Dean Cameron Faustman, College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, and BBQ experts from Bear’s Smokehouse BBQ, as they share their tips, from selecting the right cut to creating mouth-watering flavor. No cost to participate.


Horesbarn Hill Bus Tour
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Start & end at UConn Foundation Building

Take a tour of UConn’s iconic Horsebarn Hill, including the arena, livestock units, and Kellogg Dairy Center. End the tour with a sweet treat from the UConn Dairy Bar! No cost to participate.


Husky Bluegrass, Brews & More!
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Alumni Center
Must be 21+
Register now

Alumni and friends are invited to enjoy live music and sample beer, wine and more from a variety of local vineyards and breweries, many of them owned and operated by UConn alumni! Must be 21+ to attend. $20 entry for tasting. Event includes the annual UCAHNRA Silent Auction to support the UCAHNRA Endowed Scholarship. Includes a silent auction.