Rush!


Welcome to our schedule for Rush 2016! All events are at 351 Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge unless otherwise noted. Call John at (417) 693-4622 for a ride!

Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday


Saturday, September 3rd


12:30pm-1:00pm: Hot Crosswalk Buns (77 Mass Ave)

Hot buns! Hot buns! Come and get your hot buns!

12:30pm-2:00pm: Cannolis, Pastries, and Other Treats

Cannolis are a staple of any Modern diet, and we've got em! Lots. Of. Them.

2:00pm-4:00pm: Video Game Tournament

We've got the only two things that you need for rush and life: food and games. Come to ADPhi and kick off rush the right way by engorging inane amounts of food and binging on games all day.

4:00pm-6:00pm: Puzzle Hunt

MIT students solve problems. How to achieve nuclear fission, how to connect 7 billion people at one time, and how to put a car on a dome. Let's relax and solve some slightly easier ones while drinking smoothies!

6:00pm-7:00pm: The Original Steak and Lobster

50 years have passed since the inception of our famous Steak & Lobster dinner, oft stolen but never done justice. Come and partake in an MIT tradition, our semicentennnial dinner; mountains of steak, lobster, and bibs will be included!

7:30pm-9:00pm: Comedian

Have a penchant for humour? No? Then come to ADPhi and come enjoy one of Boston's best improv comedians, we guarantee you won't make it out without at least a snicker. *note: those with a sense of humour are also welcome

10:00pm-1:00am: Underground Capture the Flag

As the perennial torchbearer of traditions during rush, ADPhi is proud to present yet another rendition of our infamous, campus-wide capture-the-flag game. Run through tunnels and stairs with hundreds of your classmates in MIT's biggest event.

1:00am-3:00am: Infinite Crepes

Where do all these crepes come from? How are we able to have infinite crepes given finite resources, means of production, and space? The world may never know.


Sunday, September 4th


11:00am-1:00pm: Lunch

Wake up with a brunch served by our personal chef!

12:30pm-3:00pm: X-treme Trampolining

Come explore your fetish for extremities by trampolining everywhere, from the walls lined with trampolines to the infinite expanse beneath you which you can jump on forever.

3:00pm-5:00pm: Pirate Battle on the Charles

We all came to MIT for one reason: to become pirates. Bring your wooden leg and annoying bird and we'll supply you with a boat, some booty, and enough water power to take down a frigate.

7:00pm-10:00pm: Indoor Skydiving

We wish we could throw you off a plane, but we've got the next best thing: a 150 mph wind tunnel for you to perpetually fall in.

11:00pm-1:00am: IHOP Run

There's a reason its open 24/7. Let's go find out why!


Monday, September 5th


10:00am-11:00am: Free Coffee, Free Tea

Too early? Yes. Coffee and tea will fix that right up.

12:00pm-1:00am: Lunch

Wake up with a brunch served by our personal chef!

1:00pm-5:00pm: Paintball

Alas, blessed and cursed be those who cannot be the hero of a Battlefield-like narrative. Luckily we have the next best thing: a game of paintball for you to dominate and be the true hero that this country deserves.

5:00pm-6:00pm: Facetious Fraternity Fun: LN2 Ice Cream

Do you want to dip foods into liquid nitrogen? Come to ADPhi and be immersed in an MIT winter kingdom.

6:00pm-7:00am: Dinner

Hungry? Of course! Come fix that with a lot of tasty food prepared by our house's own chef!

7:00pm-9:00pm: Rock Climbing

Those biceps aren't gonna grow themselves. Join us and lets solve some bouldering puzzles together!

10:00pm-1:00am: ADPhi Presents: Hyperthermia

The parties at ADPhi don’t stop for classes. End the summer with classic energy-infused mocktails and pump some adrenaline into the dance floor with dope beats provided by DJ Pharaoh and DJ Pool. Then take a chill pill and relax over some great party games, win some money in prize poker, or even sing your heart out at karaoke. Oh, and of course plenty of savory party food will be provided to maintain sustenance throughout this epic night.


Tuesday, September 6th


10:00am-11:00am: Free Coffee, Free Tea

Too early? Yes. Coffee and tea will fix that right up.

12:00pm-1:00am: Lunch

Wake up with a brunch served by our personal chef!

1:00pm-3:00pm: Kayaking on the Charles

Few things in life compare with the breathtakingly gorgeous scenery that a tootle on the Charles gives you. Come and kayak from sunny light to the onset of sunset.

3:00pm-5:00pm: Pokemon, Puppies, and Paint Bar

Still remember pokemon go? We don't! (But our rush chair deployed some lure modules anyway). Want to learn how to paint like a fraternity brother? Us too! Oh, and we also have puppies.

6:00pm-9:00pm: Batting Cages and Mini Golf

Ever been pressured by your dad to play baseball or golf? If so then good news, we've kept the fun parts of the classic American sports and gotten rid of the old boring ones.

9:00pm-11:00pm: Chicken and Waffles

Chicken + Waffles. Nugh Said. Swing by and grab some!


Wednesday, September 7th


9:00am-11:00am: Free Coffee, Free Tea

Too early? Yes. Coffee and tea will fix that right up.

12:00pm-1:00am: Lunch

Wake up with a brunch served by our personal chef!

6:00pm-8:00pm: Alumni Networking Dinner (Invite Only)

Come talk to our alums and gain valuable connections and advice to go along with your great meal. Invite only.

8:00pm-9:00pm: Boba Tea

Come and debate the only important question with the food scholars of ADPhi: are you supposed to eat the jellies in boba or not?


Thursday, September 8th


7:00pm-8:30pm: Sumo Wrestling Grillout

School is hard! We all study too much! Come relax with ADPhi and let us enjoy the summer while it is still here! Summa Wrestling included. Oh, and if you want to still talk physics, we definitely got you covered.

8:30pm-10:00pm: Cafe Thursday

Explore your literary side with ADPhi's best scholars. Cider, cheeses, and breads all included along with great presentations.


Friday, September 9th


6:00pm: Bid Dinner

Invite only.