SPRING FLING 2024 Faculty, Staff, Grad Staff and Retiree Appreciation Day

Spring Fling registration required events

These events require that you register by 5:00 p.m. on May 17, or May 8 for volunteering and t-shirts. Simply complete the online form via the links below or click on "Registration" at the top of this page.

You can find events that do not require registration here:  Free Play, non-registered events

Volunteer Opportunities

Where: Next to the Food Tent, Memorial Mall
When: 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

WE NEED YOU!  Did you know it takes 150-200 volunteers to make this event successful? You can volunteer to help with Spring Fling 2024 by registering here. By registering as a volunteer, you will receive three (3) additional entries for the door prizes and a Spring Fling t-shirt! Deadline to register extended to 5:00 p.m. May 8.  Don't forget to check in at the Volunteer Table on May 23!  

Fitness Walk/Run

Where: STEW - Loeb Foyer
When: Start between 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. No starters after 2:00 p.m. All participants must finish by 3:30 p.m. The first 700 staff to register and complete the walk will receive a walk medal.

You must register by the deadline to participate and receive your medal. No registrations will be accepted via phone, email, or on event day. Finish any time before 3:30 p.m.  An approximate three-mile, (5k), non-competitive walking/running event. This event may include some elevation and/or steps.  Register online to participate in the walk/run. Deadline to register is 5:00 p.m. May 17. The walk/run will only be cancelled if there is a severe storm. Check out these Helpful Hints for a great walk.

Classic Vehicle Show

Where: Oval Drive, Memorial Mall
When:  11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Open-class show of antique, classic and show cars, trucks, motorcycles, and other vehicles. Vehicles will be displayed around the Memorial Mall drive. All participants will receive an event dash plate and special awards will be presented. Register online to participate in the show. The show is open only to faculty, staff and retirees of Purdue University. Deadline to register is May 17.

Golf Outing

Sign up to play golf during Spring Fling at the cost $55. This special rate includes 18 holes with a cart.

Where: Ackerman-Allen Course
When: Tee times beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Tee times will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 9:30 a.m. Your Purdue Staff ID will be checked when you check in at the trailer located by the 10th green and 11th tee. You will get your cart and start play from here. Registration: Please call 496-9313 to reserve your tee time. Online reservations will not be accepted.

 ****Staff Appreciation Drawings****                                               

To be eligible, bring with you to Spring Fling your Staff Appreciation Entry Form found on this website.  Deposit it at the Information Table by 2:00 p.m. on May 23.  Winners will be notified via email or phone on May 24.  A listing of winners will be available on this site after the drawing.