UW-La Crosse Family Weekend

October 25-27, 2013

Schedule of Events

**Events marked with ** require a purchased ticket to attend.

Friday, October 25, 2013
3-6:30 p.m. Check-In & On-Site Registration for Family Weekend Begins
First-Floor, Cartwright Center (outside of Port O'Call)
4-8:00 p.m. Cameron Park Farmers Market
King Street between 4t & 5th Streets

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7:00 & 9:00 p.m. Despicable Me 2
Valhalla, Cartwright Center

Free showing of Despicable Me 2
7:30 p.m. UW-L Theatre Production: Detroit
Toland Theatre, Center for the Arts
Ticket Prices: $16 adults; $14 seniors/non-UW-L Students, $5 UW-L students

In a 'first ring' suburb outside of a midsized American city, Ben and Mary fire up the grill to welcome the new neighbors who've moved into the long-empty house next door.  The fledgling friendship soon veers out of control--with unexpected consequences.  Shining a light on the middle class American Dream, Detroit looks at what happens when we open ourselves up to something new.

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Saturday, October 26, 2013
6 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. La Crosse County Farmers Market
Downtown La Crosse in County parking lot between 3rd & 4th and Vine & State St.

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8:30 a.m. - noon Check-In & On-Site Registration for Family Weekend
First-Floor, Cartwright Center (outside of Port O'Call)
8:30 -10 a.m. Coffee & Conversation
Lobby, Centennial Hall
Enjoy a cup of complimentary coffee or hot chocolate and visit with other UW-L parents.
9:00 a.m. Fun 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run with the Chancellor in memory of Neala Frye & the Neala Frye Scholarship Fund
Begins at Hoeschler Clock Tower

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10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Campus Block Party and Pre-Football Game Festivities
Block Party Information
Campus Food Drive Information:
1:00 p.m. UW-L Football Game **
Roger Harring Stadium at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex
Free for UW-L Students, Gate Price for all others
**Tickets that are ordered online in advance will be available for pick-up at Will Call at the Stadium on Saturday, October 26.

Ticketing Information & To Order Tickets
7:30 p.m. Nelly's Echo, Singer/Songwriter, Guitarist **
Valhalla, Cartwright Center

Come be entertained by an accomplished singer, songwriter, and guitarist, Nelson Emokpae, also known as "Nelly", originally hails from Nigeria, Africa.  Seen on NBC's Season 3 of The Voice, Nelly has been compared to the likes of Seal and Sting with a little John Mayer.


Ticket prices: $4 UW-L Students, $6 All Others
Presented by: Campus Activities Board

Tickets available at the Cartwright Center Ticket Office. 

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7:30 p.m. UW-L Theatre Production: Detroit
Toland Theatre, Center for the Arts
Ticket Prices: $16 adults; $14 seniors/non-UW-L Students, $5 UW-L students

In a 'first ring' suburb outside of a midsized American city, Ben and Mary fire up the grill to welcome the new neighbors who've moved into the long-empty house next door.  The fledgling friendship soon veers out of control--with unexpected consequences.  Shining a light on the middle class American Dream, Detroit looks at what happens when we open ourselves up to something new.

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9:00 p.m. DRAKE-O Bingo
Eagle Hall Basement and Multipurpose Room
Sunday, October 27, 2013
10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Family Brunch @ Whitney**
Cost TBA for Family Members/Guests, UW-L Students use their Meal Plan
2:00 p.m. UW-L Theatre Production: Detroit
Toland Theatre, Center for the Arts
Ticket Prices: $16 adults; $14 seniors/non-UW-L Students, $5 UW-L students

In a 'first ring' suburb outside of a midsized American city, Ben and Mary fire up the grill to welcome the new neighbors who've moved into the long-empty house next door.  The fledgling friendship soon veers out of control--with unexpected consequences.  Shining a light on the middle class American Dream, Detroit looks at what happens when we open ourselves up to something new.

Performance and Box Office Information