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Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 4:30 PM
Phase Sports & Recreation Center | Reese Court

Join us for the 33rd Annual Orland Killin Dinner, Dance & Auction on Saturday, April 26th, 2014, at the EWU Sports & Recreation Center/Reese Court in Cheney.

This event is named in honor of Orland Killin who, along with his wife Bernice, helped create the event.  Orland was a man immensely dedicated to academics and the integrity of Eastern Washington University, serving as professor, faculty athletic representative and faculty president.  He was an Eastern football letter winner in 1941-42.

Net proceeds benefit areas of greatest need within Eastern Athletics.

(Before March 15)
Individual Ticket:  $95
Table for Eight (8):  $650

In addition, everyone purchasing tickets before March 1 will be entered into a drawing for a unique on-field experience for two (2) at the EWU v. Montana football game. Winner will be drawn and announced at the Killin event.  Passes may only be used by those 18 years and older.

Individual Ticket:  $100
Table for Eight (8):  $700

All tickets will be mailed out by April 15.  Any tickets purchased after April 15 will be held at will call at the main entrance.

Venue | Phase Sports & Recreation Center

Doors Open | 4:30 p.m.
Hosted Social Hour & Silent Auction Rooms Open | 4:30 p.m.
Auction Room #1 Closes | 5:45 p.m.
Auction Room #2 Closes | 6:00 p.m.
Auction Room #3 Closes | 6:15 p.m.

Venue | Reese Court
Dinner Begins | 6:15 p.m.
Program/Auction Begins | 7:15 p.m.
Dancing/Live Music Begins | 8:00 p.m.
DJ Begins | 10:00 p.m.
Event Ends | 12:00 a.m.

Friday, April 25, 2014

27th Annual Coaches Golf Tournament | Fairways Golf Course | TBD
Saturday, April 26, 2014
EWU Soccer Scrimmage | Soccer Field | TBD
EWU Volleyball Scrimmage | Phase Upper Gym | 12:00 p.m.
Red-White Spring Football Game | Roos Field | 2:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE to check out pictures from last year!


  • When is Killin?
    This year's Killin Dinner is Saturday, April 26, 2014.  Hosted social hour begins at 4:30 p.m., the lobster dinner at 6:15 p.m., followed by the presentation at 7:15, and dancing starts at approximately 8:00 p.m.
  • Is there an age minimum?
    Yes.  You must be at least 21 years old to attend Killin.
  • Where is Killin held?
    Killin is held on the campus of Eastern Washington University.  The social hour is held in the Phase Sports & Recreation Center near the Field House.  At 6:15 p.m., everyone moves inside Reese Court for dinner and the dance.
  • How much does it cost?
    Individual Ticket:  $95 before March 1 | $100 after March 1
    Table of Eight (8):  $650 before March 1 | $700 after March 1
  • What is the attire?
    Business casual attire, short sleeve button down shirt, khaki pants, capri's, spring type dresses, etc.
  • What's on the menu?
    Social hour | All you can eat seafood including crab, oysters, prawns, salmon, chowder, veggies, meatballs, etc.
    Dinner | Signature item is a 4 oz. Lobster Tail & NY Steak, along with salad, rice, rolls, etc.
  • Is alcohol served?
    Yes!  Beer and wine are served. Beer will include Blue Moon, Miller Lite, and another choice TBD.  The wine selection will be chardonnay and a merlot.
  • What music is played?
    Stagecoach West is the signature band for Killin starting after dinner until 10:00 p.m.
    A DJ plays music from 10:00 p.m. until midnight.

Event Contacts
Judy Crabb
EWU Alumni

Ticket Info

| Single Ticket

$650 | Table of 8

$100 | Single Ticket
$700 | Table of 8

All tickets purchased by April 15 will be mailed out.  Tickets purchased after that date will be held at will call at the main entrance.

Map | Directions

Auction Items

Check back for a list of silent and live auction items!

All auction items are subject to change without notice.

To donate an auction item, please contact the Athletic Department at 509.359.2463 or jcrabb@ewu.edu.