FSU Alumni Association

Seminole Send-Offs

Seminole Club Send-offs

Each summer, incoming Florida State students are invited to attend a Seminole Send-Off hosted by their local Seminole Club® or Chapter. These events are a great way to learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from the same area.

Seminole Clubs® and Chapters typically host a Seminole Send-Off in May or June. New events are being added weekly; please check back frequently for the latest information.

Want more information on your local club or chapter, including game watching parties and special events in your area? Find a Seminole Club® or Chapter near you.

Seminole Send-Offs are being added every week!

See details for this year's events hosted in:

California

San Francisco

Hosted by San Francisco Seminole Club®

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Colorado

Denver

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of the Rockies

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District of Columbia

Washington, D.C.

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of Greater Washington, D.C.

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Florida

Bradenton

Hosted by Manatee Seminole Club®

Daytona Beach

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of Volusia and Flagler Counties

Destin

Hosted by the Destin Seminole Club®

Wednesday, June 7 | 6-8 p.m.

Harry T's
46 Harbor Blvd.
Destin, FL 32541

Free to attend. Advance registration is encouraged by June 2 via Facebook event page.

Join the Destin Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • This event is a great way for students and their families to learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from the same area.
  • The program includes awarding of this year's scholarship recipient.
  • Event will be hosted in the upstairs section of Harry T's. 
  • Appetizers will be provided. Additional food and drink specials available for purchase.

For more information, contact Nicole Browning at nicole@theppg.net, or visit the club's Facebook page.

Fort Lauderdale

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of Broward County

Thursday, June 1 | 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Jim Moran Institute - South Florida Operations
1401 E. Broward Blvd. Suite 304
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Free to attend. Advance registration is encouraged via Facebook event page.

Join the Seminole Club® of Broward County for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • This event is a great way for students and their families to learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from the same area.
  • Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Seminole Club® of Broward County at browardseminoleclub@gmail.com, or visit the club's websiteTwitter or Facebook page.

Indian Harbour Beach

Hosted by Brevard Seminole Club®

Tuesday, May 9th | 6:30 p.m.

Memaw's B-B-Q—banquet room
600 E. Eau Gallie Blvd.
Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937

Free to attend. Advance registration is available but not required to brevardseminoleclub@gmail.com.

Join Brevard Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • The program includes hearing from a current student and awarding of this year's scholarship recipient.
  • Enjoy refreshments and light hors d'oeuvres.

For more information, contact Frank Fain at brevardseminoleclub@gmail.com or 321.775.3533, or visit the club's Twitter or Facebook page.

Jacksonville

Hosted by Jacksonville Seminole Club®

Wednesday, May 31 | 6–8 p.m.

Dave & Buster's
7025 Salisbury Rd.
Jacksonville, FL 32256

Free for students; $15 per parent or sibling. Advance registration is required by May 26 here.

Join Jacksonville Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • This event is a great way for students and their families to learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from the same area.
  • Representatives and current students from FSU will be part of this program.
  • Dinner buffet is included.

For more information, contact Melissa Cihlar at Melissa.Cihlar@jaxseminoles.com or 407.683.9755, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

Lake City

Hosted by Lake City Seminole Club®

Leesburg

Hosted by Lake-Sumter Seminole Chapter

Thursday, June 8 | 6–8 p.m.

Leesburg Public Library
100 E. Main St.
Leesburg, FL 34748

Advance registration is encouraged by Wednesday, May 31 by emailing lakeseminoles@gmail.com. The first 5 students to RSVP will receive a special gift.

Join Lake-Sumter Seminole Chapter for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • Enjoy a dinner reception, door prizes and meeting other local Seminoles! Meet current students and representatives from Family Connection to answer all your questions about FSU. 
  • Free for incoming students; suggested donation of $10 per family.

For more information, contact Virginia Gatlin at valadynole@gmail.com or 850.228.6054, or visit the chapter's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

Madison

Hosted by Madison County Seminole Club®

Thursday, May 18 | 5:30-8 p.m.

Norris Cafe
140 Range St.
Madison, FL 32340

Free to attend. Advance registration available but not required by May 18 to flipsmom@hotmail.com or 850.570.4583.

Join Madison County Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • Dinner options available for purchase.
  • Hear from guest speaker, Jake Pfeil, Madison native and is now the head athletic trainer for the FSU football team.

For more information, contact Dianne Phillips at flipsmom@hotmail.com 850.570.4583, or visit the club's or Facebook page.

Marianna

Hosted by Panhandle Seminole Club®

Thursday, August 17 | 6:30-8 p.m.

Rivertown Community Church
4534 Lafayette St.
Marianna, FL 32446

Free to attend to Alumni Association members. Non-member price is $5.00. Advance registration available but not required by August 16 to sweenem@embarqmail.com or 850.482.5526.

Join Panhandle Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • The Panhandle Seminole Club will be celebrating new Seminoles and honoring the 2017 scholarship recipients. 
  • Hear from guest speaker, Allen Durham, Director of the Chief Osceola and Renegade program.
  • Event includes pulled pork dinner.

For more information, contact George Sweeney at sweenem@embarqmail.com or 850.482.5526, or visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Miami

Hosted by Miami Seminole Club®

Pensacola

Hosted by Greater Pensacola Seminole Club®

Naples

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of Naples

Wednesday, May 24 | 6-8 p.m.

South Street City Oven & Grill
1410 Pine Ridge Road
Naples, FL 34108

Free to attend. Advance registration is required by Thursday, May 18 to seminoleclubnaples@gmail.com.

Join the Seminole Club® of Naples for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • All incoming students and parents are encouraged to attend to learn more about FSU, meet local classmates, and hear from current students. 
  • Food and beverage will be provided. 

For more information, contact the club at seminoleclubnaples@gmail.com, or visit the club's Twitter or Facebook page.

Orlando

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of Greater Orlando

Thursday, May 18 | 6:30–7:45 p.m.

FSU College of Medicine—Orlando Regional Campus
250 E. Colonial Dr. Ste. 200
Orlando, FL 32801

Free to attend. Advance registration is not required.

Join the Seminole Club® of Greater Orlando for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • Seniors and their parents heading to Florida State this summer or fall are welcome to attend. Join us to learn more about the benefits and activities of the local club and FSU family, and hear from current FSU students!
  • Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Latarsha Jones at president@orlandoseminoles.com, or visit the club's website, Twitter, or Facebook page.

Panama City Beach

Hosted by Panama City Seminole Club®

Sarasota

Hosted by Sarasota Seminole Club®

Thursday, June 8 | 6–7:30 p.m.

FSU College of Medicine—Sarasota Regional Campus
201 Cocoanut Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236

Free to attend. Advance registration is encouraged by June 8 to jmaxwellsrq@gmail.com or 941.812.3638.

Join Sarasota Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • This event is a great way for students and their families to learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from the same area.
  • Light fare provided by Morton's Market.

For more information, contact John Maxwell at jmaxwellsrq@gmail.com or 941.812.3638, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

St. Pete

Hosted by Pinellas Seminole Club®

Thursday, June 1 | 6:30 p.m.

St. Petersburg Marriott Clearwater
12600 Roosevelt Blvd. N.
St. Pete, FL 33716

Free to attend. Advance registration is encouraged by Monday, May 29 to pinellasnoles@gmail.com. with Subject: 2017 Seminole Sendoff.

Join Pinellas Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • Enjoy light refreshments while meeting other incoming students and learn about FSU.
  • Open to parents and students.

For more information, contact Tre Stevenson at pinellasnoles@gmail.com, or visit the club's Twitter or Facebook page.

Tampa

Hosted by Tampa Bay Seminole Club®

Thursday, June 15 | 6-8 p.m.

The Tampa Club
101 E. Kennedy Blvd. Ste. 4200
Tampa, FL 33602

Free to attend. Advance registration is not required.

Join Tampa Bay Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • This event is a great way for students and their families to learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from the same area.
  • Guest speakers and current students from FSU will be part of this program.
  • Heavy appetizers are included.

For more information, contact Grant Mehlick at grant@gcmins.com or 813.241.6301, or visit the club's websiteTwitter or Facebook page.

West Palm Beach

Hosted by Palm Beach County Seminole Club®

Wednesday, May 31 | 7–8:30 p.m.

Embassy Suites
1601 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Free to attend. Advance registration is encouraged by Monday, May 29. Register here.

Join Palm Beach County Seminole Club® for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

  • All incoming students and parents are invited to attend. This event is a great way to learn about life at Florida State and meet other students from West Palm area.

For more information, contact Nicole Crane at president@pbnoles.com or 561.876.5607, or visit the club's websiteTwitter or Facebook page.

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Georgia

Atlanta

Hosted by Atlanta Seminole Club®

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Kentucky

Louisville

Hosted by Kentucky Seminole Club®

Saturday, May 20 | 6 - 7:30 p.m.

Papa John's Cardinal Stadium - Parking Lot
Corner of S. Floyd St. & Central Ave.
Louisville, KY 40208

Advance registration is encouraged by May 17 to kentuckyseminoles@ymail.com.

Join Kentucky Seminole Club® for a tailgate prior to the final game of the FSU/Louisville baseball series and get to know some fellow Seminoles! 

  • Attendees should look for a tailgate tent with FSU flags/banners and the Kentucky Seminole Club banner.
  • The tailgate will begin at 6 p.m. and will walk over to the FREE baseball game which begins at 7:30 p.m.
  • Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided.

For more information, contact Michelle Henderson at kentuckyseminoles@ymail.com or 321.258.2315, or visit the club's website, Twitter or Facebook page.

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Louisiana

New Orleans

Hosted by Greater New Orleans Seminole Club®

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Maryland

Baltimore

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of Baltimore

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Massachusetts

Boston

Hosted by Boston Seminole Club®

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North Carolina

Charlotte

Hosted by Charlotte Seminole Club®

Raleigh

Hosted by Triangle Seminole Club®

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Ohio

Cincinnati

Hosted by Cinncinnati Seminole Chapter

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South Carolina

Greenville

Hosted by South Carolina Seminole Club®-Upstate

Lexington

Hosted by Midlands Seminole Club®

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Tennessee

Chattanooga

Hosted by Chattanooga Seminole Club®

Collierville

Hosted by Memphis Seminole Chapter

Saturday, July 15 | 3–5 p.m.

Booyas
954 W. Poplar Ave.
Collierville, TN 38017

Free to attend. Advance registration is encouraged to Latrice McLin at latrice5@yahoo.com.

Join Memphis Seminole Chapter for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2021!

For more information, contact Latrice McLin at latrice5@yahoo.com or 901.491.3849, or visit the chapter's Facebook page.

Nashville

Hosted by Nashville Seminole Club®

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Texas

Austin

Hosted by the Austin Seminole Club®

Irving

Hosted by the Seminole Club® of North Texas

San Antonio

Hosted by Alamo Seminole Chapter

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Washington

Seattle

Hosted by Seattle Seminole Club®

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