Lancer Days Full Schedule

sunday, SEPTEMBER 15, 2024

homecoming mass with royalty candidates
7:00 PM | location tbd


Monday, September 16, 2024

Lancer Days Pep Rally
3:00 pm | SLC Green

Show your school spirit at the Lancer Days Pep Rally where we’ll honor the 2024 Homecoming Court, our Lancer Cheer Team, and our soccer, volleyball and football teams. SGA will be providing a Lancer Luau Lemonade & Snack Bar, and awards will be given out to best dressed, most school spirit, and best dance moves for the pep band.


Tuesday, September 17, 2024

Door Decoration Competition

Theme: Lancer Luau. Door decorations to be finished by the evening of Monday, September 16. Judges will make decisions on Tuesday, September 17.

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New Event! lancer days at muddy mo's
8:00-10:00 AM | muddy mo's coffeehouse

Join us at Muddy Mo’s to celebrate Lancer Days! Fans wearing Mount Marty gear will receive a 10% discount on their coffee order. If you don’t have Mount Marty gear, you can purchase a 2024 Lancer Days t-shirt while at Muddy Mo’s.


comedian & magician, john cassidy
7:00 pM | Marian auditorium

Join us for John Cassidy's show Comedy, Magic, and really weird things with balloons!


Wednesday, September 18, 2024

Lancers Soccer Games vs. Dakota Wesleyan University | lancer spirit day!
5:00 pm & 7:00 PM | Crane-Youngworth Stadium


Lancers Volleyball Game vs. Hastings College
7:00 PM | Hastings, NE


Thursday, September 19, 2024

Student bingo
7:00 pm | benny's cafe


Friday, September 20, 2024

“Night with the Lancers” Mount Marty’s Athletics Hall of Fame
Social - 5:30 pm, Event - 6 pm | Ruth Donohoe First Dakota Fieldhouse

Join the Mount Marty community as we recognize and celebrate the success of the 2024 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees:

  • 1994 Baseball Team
  • Alex Kneeland ‘17 - Women’s Basketball
  • Titus Kosgei ‘12 - Men’s Track & Field and XC
  • Chad McGough ‘98 - Men’s Basketball & Baseball

Heavy appetizers will be served with a cash bar, $40 Registration Fee.
Register Here


7:30 pm | Marian Auditorium


Saturday, September 21, 2024

Lancer Days Parade
9:00 am | Meridian District, Downtown Yankton

Theme: Lancer Luau. This year, the Lancer Days Parade will be joining forces with the Yankton Fire Department to celebrate their 150th Anniversary! If you love the Lancers and firetrucks, this parade is for YOU! Register your Mount Marty parade entry by emailing Jennifer Donner at


Alumni Honors Luncheon
Doors Open - 10:30 am, Program - 11:30 AM-1:30 pm | 109 E 3rd St, Yankton, SD

At this event, we will honor classes celebrating milestone anniversaries and any alumni who are celebrating 50+ year-anniversaries with the official Honor Guard pin. We will also be honoring the 2024 Alumni Award Recipients: 

  • Emily Jo Bronemann '14, Outstanding Young Alumni Award
  • Bethany (Bakker) Buitenbos '11, Distinguished Service to Church and Community
  • Jason Nelson '00, Distinguished Service to Mount Marty
  • Colonel Kathleen (Bares) Clary '93, Distinguished Professional Achievement (Undergraduate Degree)
  • Kristi Steffen '17, Distinguished Professional Achievement (Graduate Degree)

Lunch buffet will be provided, $20 Registration Fee. 


Lancers Volleyball Game vs. College of Saint Mary | lancer spirit day!
JV - 11:30 am, varisty - 1:00 PM | Cimpl Arena


Lancers Soccer Games vs. Waldorf University
12:00 PM | Forest City, IA


Lancers Tailgate
prior to 4:00 pm kick-off | Memorial Park


Lancers Football Game vs. Waldorf | Lancer spirit day!
4:00 PM | C
rane-Youngworth Stadium

Sunday, September 22, 2024

Alumni Mass
10:00 am | Bishop Marty Memorial Chapel


Fine Arts Hall of Fame
Reception - 11:15 am, Program - 12:00 pm | Marian Auditorium 

Join us for the annual Fine Arts Hall of Fame. During the program, attendees will experience Fine Arts performances intermixed with the Hall of Fame inductions. Join us as we recognize and celebrate the success of the 2024 Fine Arts Hall of Fame inductees:

  • Alice Hohenthaner (awarded posthumously) - Started Band Program in 1974
  • Dean Rettedal - Band Director, 1982-2015
  • Michael Lavelle '74 - Art
  • Fred Ertz '74 - Oral Communications/Journalism

Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be provided, $20 Registration Fee.
Register Here