Lancer Days Weekend Schedule

We can't wait to see you for Lancer Days! Check out the schedule and registration options below. If you’d like to register for weekend events but prefer to pay by cash or check, email or call 605-668-4020 to secure your spot.



Friday, september 20, 2024

lancer days open house
11:30 am-4:00 pm | roncalli welcome center

When you arrive in Yankton, stop by campus to register for your weekend events, pick up your reunion packet, sign the “Alumni Wall,” or look through old photos, archives, and newspaper clippings. Campus tours will be available at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Email to eat lunch in the new dining room for free!


"night with the lancers" mount marty's athletics hall of fame
social - 5:30 pm, event - 6:00 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) Harris '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. 
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7:30 pm | marian auditorium


saturday, september 21, 2024

lancer days parade
9:00 am | meridian district, downtown yankton

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!
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alumni honors luncheon
doors open - 10:30 am, program - 11:30 am-1:30 pm | 109 e 3rd street, 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. 
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lancer volleyball game vs. College of Saint mary
1:00 pm | Cimpl Arena


lancer tailgate
TBD | memorial park


LANCER football GAME VS. waldorf university
4:00 PM | Crane-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. 
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yankton hotel options

Best Western Kelly Inn
1607 East Highway 50

Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites
508 West 21st Street

Comfort Inn
611 West 23rd Street

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
2607 Broadway Avenue