1. A period of three days occurring several times during the school year. Causes of the three-day-weekend vary, but each occurrence is marked by a decrease in the population of Vermillion and a decrease of beer supplies at gas stations, grocery stores and the liquor store. Studying sometimes occurs on the third day.
“Are you going to the football game this weekend?”
“No, I’m going home. It’s a three-day weekend, and my laundry is filthy.”
“What are you doing over the three-day weekend?”
“‘Modern Warfare 3’ and a case of beer. Goodbye study habits.”