Spending Thanksgiving with your family is an amazing day full of love, laughs and food comas. Wash, rinse, repeat. However, the celebration of thanksgiving with all of your closest friends all in the same room surrounded by mounds food, drinks, music, games and FUN! Now that’s something magical! Imagine all the laughs, cheers, and memories you are only a few days from experiencing. Gear up because Friendsgiving is coming to town and all of James Madison is getting excited!
Whether you can’t make it home and you’re here in Harrisonburg for the holiday or you just want to host a Thanksgiving dinner with your favorite Dukes, Friendsgivings can be a blast!
Tips for Hosting a Stellar Friendsgiving:
Host makes the Turkey
Every kind of potato you can think of…
Dress up like pilgrims (but really it would be hilarious!)
Designate a table to desserts… they are their own food group afterall
Create your own hashtag
Add a personalized snapchat filter
Photo booth anyone?!
For more Friendsgiving advice check out the article below!
Now that you're all moved in and settled in your apartment at Copper Beech, it's time to think about starting classes. With JMU classes starting Monday, August 26th, you're running out of days to get prepared! See our shopping list below to get you started on the basics:
If you are a graduating senior in Harrisonburg, there are a few items you will need to check off your College Bucket List before it is too late!
Enjoy the outdoors at Reddish Knob, Bluehole, & Skyline Drive. Student nights at Massanutten Resort are a must if you want to snowboard, ski or tube! Downtown Harrisonburg has great entertainment from Trivia Night at Clementine to Ruby's Arcade. Plus you don't miss out on Jack Brown's deep fried oreos or Billy Jack's sticky nuggs!
Congratulations from everyone here at Copper Beech Harrisonburg!