Events

NCAC hosts a number of events throughout the year, such as the Crab Feast and the President’s Luncheon. We also host happy hours at different locations in the DMV and game watches for football and basketball games. Check the calendar below for more details!

April

WVU Alumni NCAC Golf Outing

Our golf outing is a premier WVU Alumni event and one of the chapter’s biggest fundraisers. Enjoy a day of golf and fun with other DC area Mountaineers. Each golfer pass includes a round a golf with cart, lunch and beverage cart and a ticket to the Country Roads Awards Banquet.

May

Virginia Gold Cup

Celebrate the arrival of Spring at the Virginia Gold Cup Races!  WVU National Capital Area Chapter annually hosts a tent with for Mountaineers, Big 12 alumni and friends.

June

WVU President's Luncheon

The summer luncheon features remarks by WVU President Gordon Gee and is regularly attended by about 250 people, including the Mountain State’s congressional delegation.

July

WVU Day at Nationals Park

Enjoy an All-American day of fun full of baseball, beverages, ballpark food, and fellow Mountaineers. Once a season we organize a WVU Day with the Nats to bring together the flying WV with the curly W!

August

Crab Feast

Each year, nearly 1,000 WVU alumni and friends turn out for the annual NCAC WVU Crab Feast. This year’s event is our 38th Annual Crab Feast, featuring all-you-can-eat crabs, shrimp, wings and beverages, door prizes, live music and special guests.

December

Wreaths Across America

Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, the WAA mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as over 1,200 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea, and abroad. Join us as we honor those who have served by placing a wreath at their final resting places.

This year’s event will take place on December 16th.  Additional details to come a week before the event.

Year Round

Alumni Sport

Do you live in the DC area? Are you interested in playing co-ed sports with fellow WVU Alumni? Well, CAN (Capital Alumni Network) and NCAC allows you to do just that! WVU alumni have proudly been involved for years with nearly consecutive year round activity!

Monthly Happy Hour Tour

Join us for West Virginia Wednesdays – the first Wednesday of each month- for a happy hour with other Mountaineers. They are free to get in and take place at different locations in the DMV. Check the calendar for the schedule.

Game Watches

We host official WVU Game Watch events for nearly every Mountaineer football and men’s basketball game. This year, we have official GameWatch locations in DC and Arlington! Check out more details below, and plan on getting there early if you want a seat…it’s usually standing room only for football games!