Family Weekend Schedule

The 2018 schedule is still being finalized, but you can still look at the 2017 schedule for an idea of what to expect! Family Weekend 2018 is scheduled for September 28-30. 

Download a pdf of the schedule.

Friday, Sept. 22

Time Event
2:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Parent Check-in/Registration
Location: Curris Center

5 p.m.

BSN (Nursing) White Coat Ceremony
murraystate.edu/nursing
Location: Mason Hall, Ruth E. Cole Auditorium

6 p.m.

Family Zumba
Location: Wellness Center, free admission

7 p.m.

Mr. MSU Pageant
Admission: $10 at the door
Sponsor: Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority
Location: Lovett Auditorium

7 p.m.

Women’s Volleyball Game Location: Racer Arena

7:30 p.m.

Cinema International Film
Admission: Free
Film Title: TBA
Location: Curris Center Theater

5:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Wellness Center open to families

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Clara M. Eagle Gallery exhibits open
murraystate.edu/artgallery, free admission
Location: 6th floor Fine Arts

Saturday, Sept. 23

Time Event

8 a.m.

RACER 5K
Location: Wellness Center
Register online

9 - 10:30 a.m.

Residential College Reception
Continental Breakfast provided
Location: Residential College lobbies

10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Parent Check-in/Registration
Location: Curris Center 1st floor

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Honor College Drop-in
Location: Franklin College Lobby

12 - 2 p.m.

Free Family Picnic
Location: Quad
Rain location: Racer Arena
1 p.m. Women's Volleyball Game
Admission: 
Location: Racer Arena

2 - 3:30 p.m.

Fall Fanfare Concert
Admission: $10
Location: Lovett Auditorium

4 - 6 p.m.

Murray State Alumni Legacy Tailgate
Admission: $5, children under 10 are free
Location: Alumni Center, Carter Plaza

6 p.m.

Murray State vs. Austin Peay
Admission: Standard ticket prices,
up to 6 tickets free with Family Weekend pre-registration
Outstanding Parent Award presentation
Location: Stewart Stadium

7:30 p.m.

Cinema International Film
Admission: Free
Film Title: TBA
Location: Curris Center Theater

12 - 9 p.m.

Wellness Center open to families

1 - 4 p.m.

Clara M. Eagle Gallery exhibits open
murraystate.edu/artgallery, free admission
Location: 6th floor Fine Arts

Sunday, Sept. 24

Time Event
8 - 10 a.m.

Farewell Continental Breakfast
Cash/Credit: $5.75 Flex: $5.25
Children under 12: $4 Children under 6 eat free
Location: Winslow Dining Hall

12 - 9 p.m.

Wellness Center open to families

1 - 4 p.m.

Clara M. Eagle Gallery exhibits open
murraystate.edu/artgallery, free admission
Location: 6th floor Fine Arts