Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter: November 15, 2018

November 15, 2018

Join Us in College Park for the 2nd Official #OSUMDBash!

It’s here! The Buckeyes come to town to play the Terrapins in College Park this Saturday, November 17! Kickoff is at noon, the tailgate will take place from 9am – 11am in the UMD C1 parking lot. If you plan to join us, please register now for our 2nd official #OSUMDBash!

The tailgate will be located adjacent to parking lot C1, just off Rte. 1 on the UMD campus (see pink box on the map below). A breakfast menu will be provided by OSUDC Game Day partner Blackfinn Ameripub.

If you are looking for parking passes, there is limited availability around the UMD campus. Don’t wait, purchase your parking passes directly from UMD now!

Looking for game tickets? Contact Dillon Del Rosso at the University of Maryland Athletic Department Ticket Office:
Dillon Del Rosso

Let Dillon know you’re with The Ohio State Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC, and he’ll do his best to seat you in the vicinity of our ticket blocks!


Help us raise money for Food & Friends by buying Thanksgiving pies! Visit the OSUDC Slice of Life page to purchase your pies (by TONIGHT!) and choose your pickup locations. Pies must be picked up at the location you select only on Tuesday, November 20!

When you purchase your Thanksgiving pie from Food & Friends, you contribute to every step that goes into providing one full day of meals for our neighbors living with critical illnesses.

Ticket Raffle for The Game

Do YOU want to win two tickets to watch our Buckeyes take on TTUN? Thanks to Bud Light and Capital Eagle, now you can! Due to popular demand we’ve extended the ticket raffle until midnight on November 17. The lucky winner will be announced on our website and on all OSUDC social media channels on Sunday, November 18 at 3pm.

Raffle tickets will be on sale at our OSUMDBash in College Park before the Maryland game on Saturday, or buy your tickets online here:

Only 100 tickets will be sold at $100/ticket. Once we hit 100 tickets sold, the raffle will close. Winner need not be present to win, and we will announce the lucky winner on all social media channels! Any questions? Email Dave.

‘Tis the Season! The annual Ohio Schools Toys for Tots Happy Hour will be on Thursday, November 29 from 6pm – 9pm at Public Bar in Dupont Circle. Join the local alumni chapters of Ohio, Ohio State, Miami of Ohio, and Cincinnati for an evening of social networking, school spirit, and holiday cheer. Donate one new, unwrapped toy and receive a free raffle ticket to our 50/50 drawing. All donations and proceeds will benefit the Marines Toys for Tots organization.

Drink Specials:
$5-$6 Beers
$5 cocktails
$7 wines

Beat TSUN Happy Hour

Join OSUDC and the alumni of TSUN for our annual happy hour and food drive at Penn Social in Penn Quarter on Thursday, December 6 from 6-8pm! Please bring nonperishable food items to donate to the Capital Area Food Bank. Most wanted items are high fiber, low sugar, low sodium!

Ohio State Alumni Volleyball

Are you interested in playing volleyball with OSUDC? Capital Alumni Network volleyball is a coed league, and the season runs January-March. For more information or to join us this winter, email Renita at athletics@osudc.org. Go Bucks!

Join or Renew your OSUDC Membership

Just a friendly reminder to renew your membership with The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC. The membership year runs from June 2018 to May 2019, so don’t get left out this year. Joining or renewing your membership is easy, and will help you stay connected to other Buckeye faithful in the DC area.

Please visit our website and renew your membership today! Annual dues are just $25 for The OSU Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC. Thanks and Go Bucks!

Upcoming Events Calendar
Keep up with all of our upcoming events on our website! You can easily export the events you’re interested in attending to iCal or Google Calendar.

Countdown to Ohio State Vs. Michigan

Upcoming Events

Mar 21 7:00pm

Capitals vs. Blue Jackets

Join OSUDC Alumni Night at the Caps as the Washington Capitals take on the Columbus Blue Jackets at Capital One Arena on Tuesday, March 21 at…

May 06 12:00am

Big Ten Fun Run 2023

The 2nd annual B1G Ten Fun Run will take place at Salt Line DC on Saturday, May 6th! The fun run is …

Jun 03 7:00pm

Mystics vs. Lynx

Join OSUDC to cheer on the Washington Mystics against the Minnesota Lynx at the Entertainment & Sports Arena on Saturday, June 3rd at 7pm! Each…