Don't miss an unforgettable evening of Salesian hospitality! Join generations of alumni and their guests for camaraderie, entertainment, plenty of food and refreshments. For a preview of all the fun, please enjoy a few photos below from Reunion 2018!
Reunion Cocktail Party, Food & Dancing
Who: Reunion classes only - 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, and 2014
Cost: $50 per individual, $90 per couple
Where: Guests should enter and register via the Lobby of Salesianum School
5:45 pm - Registration Opens in the Main Lobby
6:00 pm - Mass, Auditorium
7:00 pm - Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres, Birkenheuer Gymnasium
8:30 pm - Reunion Tents Open
11:30 pm - Goodnight and Drive Safe Tickets
There are no physical tickets to bring to the reunion. Please check-in upon arrival in the main lobby to receive your lanyard and name tag, which are your proof of your admission for the evening.
Salesianum will celebrate milestone graduation anniversaries - from 5 years all the way to 70 years - with its biggest party ever on October 26, 2019. Come reconnect with old friends, teachers, coaches and Oblates and enjoy great food, drink and company.
An optional Mass will begin at 6:00 pm in the Auditorium followed by cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and food stations in the gymnasium at 7:00 pm. At 8:30 pm, the tent will open featuring additional food stations, premium drink options
Salesianum's School Store, located in the Gym Lobby, will be open until 10:00 pm.
Photographers will be on-site throughout the evening, capturing candid shots as well as a posed photograph of the classes. Photographs will be available on the Salesianum Facebook page in the week following Reunion. Contact Kim Chiomento, Director of Communications with any specific requests or questions about photographs.
Please feel free to explore all that has changed on campus - including our newly renovated library. The school will be open for you to informally tour until 10:00 pm. After 10:00 pm, we ask all guests to remain in the reunion tent or the gymnasium.
Salesianum has reserved a block of guest rooms at The Westin located at the Riverfront - Wilmington for the evenings of October 25 and 26. The special rate is $139. Space is limited in these specially-priced rooms so be sure to reserve early. Reserve your room online or please call the hotel's reservation department at 302-654-2900 and refer to "Salesianum Alumni Reunion Block" in order to receive your special group rates. Deadline for room reservations is 9/26.
Salesianum's student dress code of jacket & tie is not required for this event. We simply ask all guests to honor the spirit and tradition of our dress code in their attire. Please note that the reunion tent is heated, and a coat check will be available.
In addition to Salesianum's own parking lots, street parking is also available on Broom Street and in the surrounding Triangle Neighborhood. Please note that private security and Wilmington Police will patrol all parking areas during the reunion celebration. If you require handicapped parking or special arrangements, please contact the advancement office at (302) 356-2677 or via e-mail as soon as possible. Student and alumni ambassadors will be directing parking and will also be available to assist you. Please call the alumni office at (302) 356-2677 if you need additional information. We look forward to seeing you!