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

Los Angeles Seminole Club

Mini Golf Outing & Seminole Send-off

 06.22.2019
 
12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Sherman Oaks Castle Park
4989 Sepulveda Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

Event is open to alumni, current students, incoming students, and families. Lunch will be provided.

Registration is required. Please, register here.

Colorado

Seminole Club of the Rockies

Seminole Send-off

 07.21.2019
 
2 - 4 p.m.

Brothers Bar & Grill - Denver
1920 Market Street
Denver, CO 80202

Event is open to alumni, current students, incoming students, and families. Food and Drinks provided .

Registration is required. Please, register here.

Florida

Greater Pensacola Seminole Club

Seniors Send-Off

 05.23.2019
 5 - 8 p.m.

Pensacola Yacht Club
1897 Cypress St
Pensacola, FL 32502

Students Free, parents and guests $10.

Meal with presentations from Alumni and FSU staff.

Registration is required. Please, email Ed Gray at edgray390@gmail.com to register.

Jacksonville Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 06.03.2019
 6 - 8 p.m.

Dave and Buster's
7025 Salisbury Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32256

Free for students; $15 for family.

Each summer, incoming Florida State students are invited to attend a Seminole Send-Off hosted by the Jacksonville Seminole Club. 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.

Registration is required. Please, register by May 31 through this link.

Lake-Sumter Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 05.23.2019
 6 - 8 p.m.

Rogers Park Pavillion
610 S. 9th Street
Leesburg, FL 34748

Cost: Graduate is free. A donation of $5 for 1 guest; $10 for family.

Light refreshments will be served (there will be cake!). We plan to have representatives from the Student Alumni Association and Family Connections present to answer students' and parents' questions.

RSVP is encouraged. For more information and to register, email lakeseminoles@gmail.com or visit the club's Facebook page.

Manatee Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 05.14.2019
 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Manatee Community Foundation
2820 Manatee Ave., West
Bradenton, FL 34205

This event is FREE to attend.

Congrats on being accepted to FSU and making your commitment. We look forward to seeing you at our Manatee Seminole Club "Seminole Send-Off" on May 14th! Our event will take place at Manatee Community Foundation and includes light food, soft drinks and a guest speaker. Pictures will be taken. To use the facility, we have agreed to kindly ask you to follow the following parking instructions:

  • If the MCF parking lot is full when you arrive, please park only on ONE side of the street.
  • Park so that you are not blocking driveways or preventing vehicles or trailers from backing out of driveways.
  • Please do not block access to mailboxes or sidewalks that flow from front doors to the street.

We appreciate you helping MCF maintain a good relationship with their neighbors. And the Manatee Seminole Club looks forward to seeing you at the Send-Off. Go Noles!

 

Register by Friday, May 10 with the number of attendees and names. E-mail your RSVP directly to the club at manateeseminoleclub@gmail.com or visit the club's Facebook page for more information.

Palm Beach County Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 05.29.2019
 7 p.m.

Hilton Palm Beach Airport (Majestic Ballroom)
150 Australian Ave.
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Join The Palm Beach County Seminole Club for a reception in honor of the future FSU class of 2023!Incoming Florida State students are invited to attend the Seminole Send-Off hosted by the Palm Beach County Seminole Club. This event is a great way to learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from Palm Beach County.

Registration is required. Please register here by May 28, 2019. For more information, email Nicole Crane at nicole.pbnoles@gmail.com.

Pinellas Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 05.09.2019
 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

The Original Crabby Bills at Indian Rocks Beach
401 Gulf Blvd.
Indian Rocks Beach, FL 33785

The Pinellas Seminole club would like to welcome our local Pinellas County students who will be attending FSU and your families to the Seminole Family!

Join the Pinellas Seminole Club for our annual celebration, as the next generation of Seminoles join our family and carry on the traditions of FSU. Enjoy the company of fellow future 'Noles, as well as alumni who continue to "Uphold the Garnet & Gold". The event includes light refreshments, and interaction with leadership from the local Pinellas Seminole Club and University partners.

Students from Pinellas County are cordially invited to attend this informal evening with up to two parents/guardians. The 2019 scholarship winners will be announced at this event.

Registration is required. Please register here by Tuesday, May 7, 2019. For more information, email the club at pinellasnoles@gmail.com.

Polk County Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 05.06.2019
 5:30 - 7 p.m.

Polk Theatre
121 Florida Ave S.
Lakeland, FL 33801

Appetizers, popcorn, soda and water will be provided.

This event is FREE to attend. Please register with the number of attendees and names. E-mail your RSVP directly to the club at FSU.Seminolesendoff.polk@gmail.com or visit the club's website or Facebook page for more information.

Sarasota Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 05.30.2019
 6 - 7:30 p.m.

Wells Fargo Bank Building Lounge
1819 Main Street
Sarasota, FL 34236

Join the Sarasota Seminole Club for a reception in honor of the incoming FSU class of 2023. There will be appetizers and and a program during which several FSU alumni and current students will share their FSU experience and answer questions.

Registration is required. Please RSVP by providing your name and the number of people who will be attending to jmaxwellsrq@gmail.com by Tuesday, May 29, or visit the club's website or Facebook page for more information.

Seminole Club of Broward County

Seminole Send-Off

 05.16.2019
 7 - 9 p.m.

Native Learning Center
6363 Taft St #101
Hollywood, FL 33024

The Seminole Club of Broward County cordially invites you and your family to their Seminole Send-Off party on Thursday, May 16, at 7 p.m., to celebrate your acceptance to Florida State University! Join the Seminole Club of Broward County for a reception in honor of the incoming FSU class of 2023. Students and their families can learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from the same area. Guest speakers will share their experiences at FSU and light refreshments will be served.

This event is FREE for students and their parents to attend. Please register with the number of attendees and names. E-mail your RSVP directly to the club at browardseminoleclub@gmail.com.

Seminole Club of Greater Orlando

Seminole Send-Off

 08.10.2019
 2 - 4 p.m.

Andretti Indoor Karting and Games
9299 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819

Incoming Florida State students are invited to attend a Seminole Send-Off hosted by your local Seminole Club® of Greater Orlando. This event is a great way to learn about life at Florida State and meet other FSU students from the same area. Prospective students will get a chance to chat with current student leaders and current university staff. The entire family is welcome. Come out and enjoy an afternoon of information and fun. Scholarship winners will receive their awards during the program. Light hors d'oeuvres will be served!

This event is FREE to attend. Please, register here.

Seminole Club of Naples

Seminole Send-Off

 05.19.2019
 5 - 7:30 p.m.

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

Celebrate your acceptance to Florida State University! Meal with presentations from Alumni and current FSU Student Ambassadors.

This event is FREE for students and their parents to attend. Please register with the number of attendees and names. E-mail your RSVP directly to the club at SeminoleClubNaples@gmail.com or visit the club's website or Facebook page for more information.

Tampa Bay Seminole Club

Tampa Noles Seminole Send-Off

 05.07.2019
 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Armature Works - Rooftop 220 Room
220 W. 7th Ave
Tampa, FL 33602

We would like to welcome you and your families to the Seminole Family and the TampaNoles community. Join us for an evening of Seminole Spirit and get a taste of what life on campus will be like. The event includes light refreshments (snacks and beverages), and interaction with young alumni and university partners.

Registration is required. Please, register here by April 28, 2019. For more information, email Hanna Touton at hanna.touton@gmail.com, or visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Treasure Coast Seminole Club

FSU Freshman Send-Off

 06.17.2019
 6 - 8 p.m.

The Ft. Pierce Yacht Club
700 N. Indian River Drive
Ft. Pierce, FL 34948

The Treasure Coast Seminole Club is hosting our annual Florida State Freshman Send Off for accepted students and their families to meet and greet existing FSU students and recent graduates! Students will learn tips to navigate the campus, enroll in classes and adjust to campus life while meeting other local students accepted and enrolled for the Fall 2019 semester in Tallahassee! The event also offers parents an opportunity to network with other FSU parents going through the same exciting chapter of their students life! Join us for a great night of information! Finger foods and beverages will be provided! Please note: Tickets are limited to 4 people per party.

RSVP is required. Register here. Password: seminoles.

Kentucky

Kentucky Seminole Club

"Seminole Send-Off Tailgate"

 05.18.2019
 11 a.m.

FSU versus UL Baseball Game
3015 S Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208

This is a FREE event to attend. The Kentucky Seminole Club is hosting a tailgate prior to the FSU versus UL baseball game. The club would like to recognize all future Seminoles and wish them the best as they send them off to Tallahassee.

Registration is required. Please, email the club at Jenndmulligan@gmail.com to register. For more information, visit the club's Facebook page.

Maryland

Seminole Club of Baltimore

Seminole Send-Off

 06.09.2019
 1 - 3 p.m.

AJ’s on Hanover
1500 S Hanover St
Baltimore, MD 21230

This is a FREE event to attend. Food and cake will be provided courtesy of Baltimore Seminole Club. Cash bar.

Registration is required. Please, email the club at baltimorenoles@gmail.com by June 7 to register. For more information, visit the club's Facebook page.

Massachusetts

Boston Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 07.23.2019
 6:45 - 8 p.m.

Olde Colonial Cafe - Norwood
171 Nahatan Street
Norwood, MA 02062

This is a FREE event to attend. The Boston Seminole Club would like to send-off enrolled freshman from Massachusetts with a night of light appetizers and the chance to meet Boston FSU Alumni!

Registration is required. Please, email the club at Melissaoliver15@gmail.com

Michigan

Metro Detroit Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 06.23.2019
 1 - 4 p.m.

Fowling Warehouse
3901 Christopher St
Hamtramck, MI 48211

Free admission for incoming students and their families. $15.75 per Metro Detroit Seminole Club member. We will play Fowling from 1-3 p.m. Followed by food and scholarship announcements at 3 p.m.

Registration is required. Please, email the club at metrodetroitseminoleclub@gmail.com with total number of guests. Club members pay via this PayPal link ($15.75 - one person, $31.18 - two people, $46.61 - three people, $62 - four people). For more information, visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Minnesota

Twin Cities Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off

 06.01.2019
 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

The Corner Bar
1501 Washington Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55418

This is a FREE event to attend. The club will have a short presentation, and some appetizers to share with the group.

Registration is required. Please, email the club at twincitiesseminoles@gmail.com by May 27, to register. For more information, visit the club's website or Facebook page.

North Carolina

Asheville Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off Party & Picnic

 06.29.2019
 4 - 8 p.m.

Charles D Owen Park
875 Warren Wilson Rd
Swannanoa, NC 28778

This is a FREE event to attend.Please mark your calendar and plan to come. This will be a perfect event to bring kids. No alcohol allowed in the park and lots of things to do. One of the shelters has been reserved for our group. We will have signs to lead you to our location in the park. We are inviting 6 local students who will start attending Florida State University this summer and fall. They will be honored and celebrated at this event. Please come and share your experiences and love for FSU with them. Also, we are celebrating the beginning of our new Seminole Club status starting July 1. This new status will enable us to provide more and better events, but we need for you to stay involved in the club in order for this to work. Drinks, cups, ice and desserts will be provided. Please bring a picnic meal for you and your guests. We'll have door prizes and giveaways. The 3 autographed items in our silent auction will be available for you to record your bids. The bidding process will continue until the Boise State game. The autographs are Willie Taggart, football Head Coach; Mark Krikorian, national champion soccer Head Coach; and Lonnie Alameda, national champion softball Head Coach. Corn-hole games will be available.

Registration is required. Please, email the club at ashevilleseminoles@gmail.com,or mark "going" on the Facebook event page to register. For more information, visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Tennessee

Chattanooga Seminole Club

Seminole Send-Off & Social

 06.06.2019
 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Third Deck Burger Bar
151 Riverfront Parkway
Chattanooga, TN 37402

This is a FREE event to attend.

Registration is required. Please, email the club at ChattaNoles@gmail.com by Sunday, June 2, to register. For more information, visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Texas

Houston Area Seminole Club

"Cinco De Send-Off"

 05.04.2019
 2 - 4 p.m.

Holman Draft Hall
820 Holman St
Houston, TX 77025

This is a FREE event to attend. There will be a featured special guest speaker. High school seniors attending Florida State University will have an opportunity to win the HASC scholarship.

Registration is available. Please, email the club at houstonareaseminoles@gmail.com to register. For more information, visit the club's website or Facebook page.

Seminole Club of North Texas

Seminole Send-Off & Scholarship Award

 06.02.2019
 3 p.m.

Mattito's in Irving Texas
1001 MacArthur Park Dr.
Irving, TX 75063

This is a FREE event to attend. Seminole Club of North Texas is founded on the principle of helping North Texas students attend, and excel at Florida State University. This event is at the core of those values and we cannot wait for everyone to come join! The time has come once again for us to celebrate our newest Noles. Come out to Mattito's and meet the incoming Freshman as we announce our 2019 SCNT Scholarship recipient.

Registration is available. Please, email the club at vpscnt@gmail.com to register. For more information, visit the club's Facebook page.