Seventh annual General Brocks October Soirée set for Oct 25

Brock University staff, students and faculty should be prepared for some minor disruptions during Saturday’s seventh annual General Brock’s October Soirée.All buses will be redirected to the temporary bus staging on Isaac Brock Blvd. West from 5 p.m. to midnight on Oct. 25. Buses will return to their normal pickup in front of Schmon Tower on Sunday.Lot S East will be reserved for event parking beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday. Permit holders can park in Zone 1.Pay parking on Isaac Brock Blvd. West will not be available on Saturday. Pay parking is available at Lot D ($7 day rate) or at many pay machine/meter spaces around campus.Guernsey Market will be closed Saturday as it hosts Soirée. DeCew/Lowenberger dining halls will be open from 10:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m., and the Walker Food Court will be open from 8 a.m.-3 p.m.The sold out Soirée begins at 6 p.m. and is a fundraiser for students attending the Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts.About 300 guests are expected as Brock continues its 50th anniversary celebrations. read more