Golden Pickles Weekend

Golden Pickles Weekend


UNCSA will celebrate the Class of 1967's 50th anniversary at the next Golden Pickles Weekend: Friday and Saturday, May 12-13, 2017.

Weekend Itinerary

Join your classmates for a weekend back home in Winston-Salem. Confirmed attendees include:

  • Roberta Caplan (Dance)
  • Arturo Ciompi (Music)
  • Steven Sherrill (Music) and Kathleen Fitzgerald (Dance ’71)
  • Jane Wilson (Music) and Victor Wilson
  • Heath London (D&P)
  • Martha Buck (Music)
  • Mary Hicks (Drama)
  • Ruth Rendleman (Music) and Tim Ward (Music ’69)
  • Sandra Miller (Music) and Jeanne Jennings (Music ’69)
  • Mindi Lawrence (Dance ’69)
Friday, May 12
11:30 a.m. Registration (Library Auditorium)
12:30 p.m. Lunch in the Dining Hall
1:30 p.m. Campus Tour
3:30 p.m. Tour of Downtown Winston-Salem
5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception with faculty and staff (Library)
Saturday, May 13
8 a.m. Breakfast with UNCSA Leadership (Stevens Center)
10 a.m. UNCSA's 51st High School Commencement Ceremony 


The Golden Pickles Weekend costs $150 per alumni* and $50 per guest and includes:

  • Listed meals and activities
  • Transportation for downtown Winston-Salem tour
  • Commemorative Photo CD (alumni only)
  • 50th Anniversary Commencement stole and pin (alumni only)
  • $50 donation to the Annual Fund per alumni registration
  • *Alumni refers to the alum who graduated in 1967. Alumni who did not graduate in 1967 are considered a Guest for this weekend.

Prepare for your visit

Closest Airport
Nearby Hotels

Book early. Several universities are hosting their commencements this same weekend.

  • Uber Winston-Salem (must have an Uber account)
  • Piedmont Executive Transportation, Inc., 336-661-1100 
Suggested activities
  • New Winston Museum
  • Old Salem Museums and Gardens
  • Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art
  • Reynolda House Museum and Gardens and Reynolda Village
  • Artivity Park
  • a/perture cinema
  • Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden (Kernersville)



For questions regarding the 2017 Golden Pickles Weekend, contact the Advancement Office at 336-770-3331 or