Steer Roast

Steer Roast is a weekend gathering of Senior House residents, friends, and alumni which has been held annually since 1963. Events include the ceremonial lighting of the barbeque pit, two nights of live music, the festive meal, the awards ceremony, and more.

Since the shutdown of Senior House, Steer Roast has been held at various venues in and around Cambridge.

Steer Roast 2023 will happen in-person on May 5th to May 7th!!

Relevant links are centralized here: This website will continually be updated as we approach the dates of the event.

Steer Roast is entirely funded by the Senior House Corporation and your generous donations. Anyone can donate, but if you are a Senior House alum, we ask that you also become a member of the corporation (there is no membership fee). We request your help in funding Steer Roast — please make donations via our Crowd Supply page.

Senior House courtyard, Steer Roast 1993