Dates for Spring Break 2013

Spring Break will begin as early as February 15th for Canadian colleges and it works it's way south over the next two weeks to colleges in Illinois, Indianna and Michigan. This year the first peak weeks will be March 6th to March 20th.

A list of colleges and their dates for Spring Break are in the next column. There are other major events that occur during February and March that you should be aware of when you are selecting ayour Spring Break destination. These events effect the availability of rooms, airline seats and the volume of automobile traffic into and out of several popular Spring Break locations.

If you are headed to South Padre Island, Texas Week take place each year during the first week of March that March Second falls.

Texas Week

Feb 28th - March 6th

If you are headed to Daytona Beach, Bikeweek this year takes place from February 26th to Sunday March 7th. Daytona is packed all week until people head home on Sunday. There are plenty of rooms from March 7th to April 3rd.

Bike Week Daytona

March 4, 2013 - March 13, 2013

If you are headed to Miami or South Beach, The Winter Music Conference(WMC) takes place from March 23rd to March 27th. The WMC heats up the clubs in the area with Guest Dj from all over the world. The downside is it makes it harder to find rooms and airline reservations if you are flying down.

Winter Music Conference

March 8, 2013 - March 12, 2013

Easter weekend effects all of the popular destinations. Most familys that go on a Family Spring Break usually go Easter Weekend as most public schools have Easter Break before or after Easter. This year Easter Celebration will be Sunday April 4th.

February 15th-19th

Algonquin College
Ryerson University
University of Calgary
University of Toronto

February 20th-27th

Augustana College, Il
Brock University, Ca
Concordia University
Goshen College, In
Oakland University, Mi
Siena College, Ny
State Univ of NY College at Oneonta
Mercyhurst College, Pa
Washington and Lee University, Va

February 27th-March 6th

Wesley College, De
Lewis University, Il
Indiana Wesleyan University, In
Valparaiso University, In
Boston College, Ma
College of the Holy Cross, Ma
Northeastern University, Ma
Loyola College, Md
Mount Saint Mary's College, Md
University of Maine
Eastern Michigan University
Northwood University. Mi
Siena Heights University, Mi
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
University of Michigan-Dearborn
University of Michigan–Flint
Western Michigan University
Davidson College, Nc
Wingate University. Nc
Saint Anselm College, Nh
Rochester Institute of Technology, Ny
St. John Fisher College, Ny
State Univ of NY Coll of Technology at Delhi
Cedarville College, Oh
John Carroll University, Oh
The University of Findlay, Oh
University of Dayton, Oh
Xavier University, Oh
Carnegie Mellon University, Pa
Drexel University, Pa
Duquesne University, Pa
Gannon University, Pa
Lebanon Valley College, Pa
Lycoming College, Pa
Villanova University, Pa
Widener University, Pa
Johnson & Wales University, Ri
Providence College, Ri
Rice University, Tx
Christopher Newport University, Va
Ferrum College, Va
Mary Baldwin College, Va
Mary Washington College, Va
Roanoke College, Va

March 6th-13th

Fort Lewis College, Co
Fairfield University, Ct
Quinnipiac University, Ct
Sacred Heart University, Ct
University of Connecticut - Hartford
University of Connecticut-Storrs
Wesleyan University, Ct
Yale University, Ct

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