April 18, 2009
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Picnic Day 2009 was titled Reflections: 100 Years of Aggie Legacy. As usual, there was 150+ exhibits and special events all over campus, from the parade and Picnic Day Battle of the Bands to a sled hill with ski demonstrations and Davis Dance Revolution.

Picnic Day Pre-week

April 1-Guess How Much a Cow Weighs April 11-Hamster Ball Race April 14-Pie Eating Contest April 15-Cow Milking Contest April 16- Entertainment Preview April 17- Roaming Cow

Picnic Day Honors

Parade Marshal Gabriella Wong Parade Marshal Bob BlackDistinguished Legacy Chancellor Larry VanderhoefDistinguished Legacy Rosanne Mandel


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Stanford Band for Battle of the Bands. Photo by KatieLytle NAKos Tacos earned Best Decorated Booth in the Student Organization Faire DEVO parade float. "Like great wine, Davis is aged to perfection!"


A KDVS flier/poster for the grandstand music stage. Design by Elise Kane.


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2009-01-12 20:32:36   This better be one heck of an awesome Picnic Day. 100 years, oh my. Oh, and it better be sunny! We're coming back up to Davis for the weekend, showing some alumni pride. —EdWins

2009-01-12 22:02:54   haha...i do know how to make a page, but every time i try uploading this years logo, instead of showing the picture it just has a box that says the file name. —StevenLee

I put it in for ya! —WesHardaker

2009-02-09 14:13:26   can people see the logo? All I see is 'logo.jpg'? It might just be me. —StevenLee

2009-04-11 23:21:20   Damn! Missed the hamster race! *steamed* —BrendanChan

2009-04-16 16:30:41   OMFG PICNIC DAY! —generalismo

2009-04-16 22:14:13   I'm pretty dang excited. But I must say, the picture of the pie in the promo for the Pie Eating Contest was WAY off. I participated, and basically ended up eating pure cream. Fun event, though. —DavidGonzalez


2009-04-17 12:08:34   Going back to Picnic Day for the first time in years, and we have a dog to bring with us this time. —RogerClark

2009-04-17 16:39:00   For those who wonder, the weather looks like a super day....warm, sunny high around 80. —RocksandDirt

2009-04-18 09:36:05   Does anyone know if a dog is actually allowed in any building today? —ko