iWeek Parade

Event: Mason iWeek Parade
Date: Monday, April 9
*Rain Date: Tuesday, April 10
Time: Noon - 1 pm, JC North Plaza

Show your Mason Spirit by joining in the Mason iWeek Parade! ALL members of the Mason community - students, faculty, and staff - are welcome to participate!   Click here to register.

If you wish to join the Mason iWeek Parade, please consider displaying a flag, carrying an artifact, or wearing attire that represents your nationality, ethnicity, heritage, student organization, sorority or fraternity, residence hall, or other affiliation.

For participants providing their own flags and banners, pre-registration is not required. If you’d like to borrow a flag from the Office of International Programs and Services (OIPS), you can request a flag online through the registration form for the parade. The deadline to request a flag and register: Friday, April 6).

Please note that OIPS does not arrange for national flags to be carried in the iWeek Mason Parade; only those flags requested by members of the Mason community will be displayed.

Participants in Mason iWeek Parade will meet in SUB I, Patriots Lounge at 11:15 am, Monday, April 9.

The first 150 participants in the parade will receive an iWeek 2018 T-shirt!!!

Registration & Flag Guidelines

Please consider displaying a flag or banner, carrying an artifact, or wearing attire* that represents your nationality, ethnicity, heritage, student organization, sorority or fraternity, residence hall, or other affiliation. A few days before the event you will receive an email with additional information, including schedule, and meeting place. (* Attire can be traditional attire or Mason colors).

Schedule & Route

This year the iWeek Parade will start in the SUB I, Patriots Lounge.

Event: Mason iWeek Parade
Date: Monday, April 9
Time: Noon – 1 pm, North Plaza

Mason iWeek Parade Schedule

  • 10:45 am: Flag pick-up in SUB 1, 3311
  • 11:15 am: Mason iWeek Parade participants gather in SUB I, Patriots Lounge
  • 12:00 pm: Mason iWeek Parade departs from SUB I, Patriots Lounge
  • 12:25 pm: Mason iWeek Parade arrives at North Plaza
  • 12:30 pm: Welcome by student hosts
  • 12:35 pm: Participant Introductions
  • 1:00 pm: The Mason Group Dance (everyone is invited to participate!)
  • 1:10-2pm: Return flags to the SUB I, 3311 by 2pm

Note: The Mason iWeek Parade schedule and route are subject to change.

iWeek Parade Route