MysterE-Days happening at Mines April 4-6

GOLDEN, Colo., March 27, 2013 – Colorado School of Mines will celebrate Engineers' Days (E-Days) April 4-6.

The traditional Ore Cart Pull begins April 5 at 9 a.m., when students will travel on foot east on Colfax Avenue to the state capitol building.

On April 6, festivities begin at 10 a.m. with a car show in the CTLM parking lot, and cardboard boat races down Clear Creek (in boats constructed only of cardboard and tape) at 10:30 a.m. A carnival, featuring music, games and food, will begin at noon on the IM fields. Other activities include a trebuchet launch at 12:30 p.m. and the soap box derby on West Campus Road at 1:30 p.m.

The (weather-permitting) annual fireworks show will be held at the IM fields around 10 p.m.

For additional information, see the Student Activities website.


Karen Gilbert, Director of Public Relations, Colorado School of Mines / 303-273-3541 /