Family & Friends Weekend


Join LIM College students, faculty, staff, alumni and family members from October 6-8 for our annual Family & Friends Weekend. Family & Friends Weekend is an opportunity for parents, siblings, and friends to experience a slice of LIM College life by participating in three days of exciting events on the LIM College campus and in New York City. All events will be held rain or shine.

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Friday, October 6

Vegas Night

7:00 – 10:00 pm
LIM College's Maxwell Hall 216 East 45th St. (between 2nd and 3rd Aves.)

Play casino games to win prizes, watching an amazing illusionist, sit for a session with a caricaturist, enjoy appetizers and beverages, and virtual gaming experience. A DJ will spin throughout the night! 


Saturday, October 7

The Iron Merchant

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
LIM College's Maxwell Hall 216 East 45th St. (between 2nd and 3rd Aves.)

Visual Merchandising students and alumni are presented with a themed reality challenge in which they must showcase a specific product using a mannequin and assorted materials within a one-hour time limit. Come cheer our contestants on and vote for the team that creates the best display. Lunch will be served.

Spa Afternoon

1:30 – 4:00 pm
LIM College Residence Hall (1760 Third Avenue)

Relax with a massage — and get a manicure or henna tattoo.


Sunday, October 8

Brunch with President Elizabeth S. Marcuse

11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Pier 40 on the Hudson River (353 West Street) Click here for directions

Join us for a jazz brunch cruise offering amazing views of NYC landmarks, including the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, and the Freedom Tower. You'll have the chance to talk with President Marcuse, as well as faculty, staff, and alumni. Boarding begins at 11:30 am. We will embark at 12:15 pm and return to Pier 40 at 2:30 pm. Seating is limited, so reserve your spot today.

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