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The 2017 Family Weekend Schedule 

 

Friday, October 6 , 2017

Parking Information

During Family Weekend (October 6-8, 2017) You may park in campus lots after 2pm on Friday, October 6 until 2pm on Sunday, October 8 without a permit. This includes both Residential (lots marked with R) and Commuter (lots marked with C). Space in our Residential Lots is very limited, please only park there for a limited amount of time (ie: taking items up to your student’s room) and then move your vehicle to a Commuter Lot.    Overnight parking is not permitted in either type of lot.

3:00pm-7:00pm - Check-in and On-Site Registration for Family Weekend @ Information Desk , Student Union

During check-in, you will receive the tickets for any of the events you purchased via the online Family Weekend Registration, as well as other materials for the weekend.  If you did not register online, please stop by and complete on-site registration.  Discounted football tickets will not be available for purchase during on-site registration.

7:00pm & 9:30pm - Free Movie Friday, Spiderman Homecoming  Student Union Movie Theater

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

This is a free family friendly movie event. 

8:00pm - UWL Planetarium:  Album Encounter

Admission Cost required - purchase at the door - Limited Seating

Click here for information about the show

Saturday, October 7, 2017

9:15am-12:00pm (noon)- Check-in and On-Site Registration for Family Weekend @ Information Desk, Student Union

During check-in, you will receive the tickets for any of the events you purchased via the online Family Weekend Registration, as well as other materials for the weekend.  If you did not register online, please stop by and complete an on-site registration.  Discounted football tickets will not be available for purchase during on-site registration.

9:00am- Family Fun 5K Run & Walk and 10K Run with the Chancellor 

Join the UWL Chancellor, Joe Gow and the campus community for a family friendly 5K run/walk or 10K run. Meet at the Clock Tower. This is a free event.

Presented by: UWL Rec Sports 

 

11:30am - Football Game, UWL vs. UW-Eau Claire - Veterans Stadium

The pre-sale of tickets is available until Friday, September 29th. Tickets purchased during the pre-sale will be available for pick-up at Family Weekend Check-in.  See above for Check-in location and times.  
 
**Do NOT purchase a general admission ticket for your UWL student. Current UWL students with a valid UWL ID card receive a free general admission to the football game.**    
 
When Online Pre-sale tickets are closed - Tickets may only be purchased at the stadium the day of the game.  Ticket prices will be: $10 (adult), $6 (youth & senior citizen).

**Do NOT purchase a general admission ticket for your UWL student. Current UWL students with a valid UWL ID card receive a free general admission to the football game.** 

Football Tailgate Information:

Tailgate parking spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis, on Saturday, October 7, 2017.  Pricing and related tailgate information is available here

Food available before football game: 

A full-service food tent on the south end of the stadium across from Mitchell Hall is available to all fans. Food choices will include bratwurst, hot dogs, hamburgers and cheeseburgers, Pepsi products and much more! The L-Club concessions tent is a great gathering place for friends, former classmates, and families.

1:00pm - UWL Planetarium: Ancient Observatories

Admission Cost required - purchase at the door - Limited Seating

Click here for information about the show

3:00 PM - Free Movie, Spiderman Homecoming Student Union Movie Theater

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

This is a free family friendly movie event. 

 

3:30pm - Women's Soccer, UWL vs. UW-River Falls - Veterans Memorial Field Complex

Tickets are available at the gate.  Adult $7, Youth $5, Senior Citizen $5

 

7:00 pm - PiP Illusionist Bluffs Room the Union

Tickets: $7 and can be purchased in advance. Please note that the price of the ticket will be listed as $7, but there is an additional $1 fee per ticket, for a total of $8).

*UWL students will need to purchase a ticket to this event.

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

 

Sunday, October 8, 2017

3:00pm - Women's Soccer, UWL vs. Concordia UniversityVeterans Memorial Field Complex

Tickets are available at the gate.  Adult $7, Youth $5, Senior Citizen $5

Parking Information

During Family Weekend (October 6-8, 2017) You may park in campus lots after 2pm on Friday, October 6 until 2pm on Sunday, October 8 without a permit. This includes both Residential (lots marked with R) and Commuter (lots marked with C). Space in our Residential Lots is very limited, please only park there for a limited amount of time (ie: taking items up to your student’s room) and then move your vehicle to a Commuter Lot.    Overnight parking is not permitted in either type of lot.