St. Pats Follies

Monday:

Green Merchandise

The object of this event is to creatively alter St. Pats merchandise in order to create new St. Pats merchandise. Any year’s St. Pats merchandise will be allowed, but older merchandise is encouraged. St. Pat’s Court will judge based on creativity and originality, with the latter being emphasized. The points for this event will be awarded as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Crazy Beard

The object of this event is to creatively shave, shape, or in any other way display what your organization believes to be the Craziest Beard of the St. Pats celebration. Organizations will have a maximum of 2 minutes to display their craziest beard. The Court will judge the participants based on originality, creativity, general effect, and most of all craziness. Naturally grown hair will be required for all male participants, while females may produce a false beard. The points for this event shall be awarded as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Greenest Person

The object of this event is to originally present a costume or makeup that represents “green” creatively. The winners are determined based on creativity and originality and by whoever court believes to be “the Greenest Person”. Each Organization may enter either a male or a female as their representative. The points for this event will be awarded as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Top Ten List

The object of this event is to creatively and originally determine a St. Pats related topic and compose a top ten list based on that topic. The top ten lists must adhere to the decency of all follies material. If determined to be indecent, that organization may be disqualified. A top ten list must be provided and be approved by the St. Pat’s Board by February 28. Failure to comply may result in loss of points or full disqualification. Organizations should also submit the name of the presenter of their top ten list. The points for this event will be awarded as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Limerick

The object of this event is to creatively compose an original St. Pats themed Limerick. For the purposes of this event, a limerick will be defined as a short, humorous poem of three long and two short lines with the rhyming scheme AABBA. Limericks must be provided to the St. Pat’s Board at least two weeks prior to the day of Follies. Any significant changes must be submitted to and approved by the St. Pat’s Board. Failure to comply may result in loss of points or full disqualification. The points for this event will be awarded as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Tuesday:

Shamrock Cornhole

The objective for this event is to throw a shamrock through one of three targets, each of varying difficulty. Participants will have three throws to attempt to hit targets worth 3, 2, or 1 points each. The 5 organizations with the highest scores will receive points. The points will be distributed as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Most Sweatshirts in a Minute

The object of this event is for the organizations to have participants put on as many official St. Pats sweatshirts in one minute. Participants may have as many assistants as needed. Any year’s St. Pats sweatshirt is allowed. Shirts must be unaltered and go on one at a time. Each participant may start with one sweatshirt already on. The 5 organizations with the most properly worn sweatshirts will place in this event. The points for this event shall be awarded as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Most Garters in a Minute

Each organization shall provide two participants. The object is to put as many garters on a participant’s leg in one minute. It is strongly advised this participant be female, however anyone under 5’10” in height will be allowed. St. Pats will supply the garters. Judging is bases on the total number of properly worn garters. Properly worn garters are garters worn above the knee. The 5 organizations with the most garters properly worn will place in this event. The points for this event shall be awarded as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

“Fatal Vision” Egg Toss

Each organization will submit two members team to represent them in the contest. The teams will toss the egg back and forth and after each throw the contestants will take one step back (roughly a 2 ft. increase in distance) until the egg breaks. The number of completed throws a team makes will count as their score for the event. The team with the highest number of throws will place at the event and the points will be distributed as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Broomstick Hockey

Each organization wishing to participate will submit one member to represent them. Participants will place a broomstick between their legs, and then attempt to get a ball into a shamrock shaped goal. This event will be a time challenge with a time limit of 30 seconds to score a goal with the broomstick. The 5 organizations with the lowest times will place at this event with the points to be awarded as so:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

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