Family Weekend 2021 Schedule

Check out the 2021 Family Weekened Event Schedule in the Dropdown Menu Below

 

Family Weekend Early Check-In

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm          

Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge

All registered Family Weekend participants must check-in to pick up their Family Weekend packages, schedule of events, memorabilia, and wristbands. Students can pick up their families’ packages, if prior authorization was given.

 

Family Weekend Silent Auction

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm 

Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge 

The Parent & Family Association presents the Family Weekend Silent Auction to benefit PFA Book Scholarships. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to bid on a variety of items. Bidding opens Thursday at 12:00 pm and closes 7:00 pm on Friday, September 18 in the Arkansas Union. Winners will be notified by phone on Friday evening and  can pick up items between 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm in the  Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge. Winners who are unable to pick up their items on Friday evening will have another opportunity to pick up items on Saturday from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm in Arkansas Union Connections Lounge.

Family Weekend Check-In & Information Table

12:00 pm – 7:00 pm         Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge

All registered Family Weekend participants must check-in to pick up their Family Weekend packages, schedule of events, memorabilia, and wristband. Students can pick up their families’ packages, if prior authorization was given. Stop by the Information Table for restaurant suggestions, an area worship list, directions, and more.

 

Proud Razorback Family Photos

2:00 pm – 4:30 pm           Arkansas Union Living Room

Stop by the registration area Friday afternoon for a quick Razorback Family photo. There is no cost and the photo will be available at https://www.facebook.com/RazorbackParent. Make sure to “like” Parent & Family Programs and use the hashtag #UARKFamilyWeekend when sharing your photo on social media for a chance to win giveaways throughout the weekend.

 

Family Weekend Silent Auction 

12:00 pm – 7:00 pm         Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge

The Parent & Family Association presents the Family Weekend Silent Auction to benefit PFA Book Scholarships. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to bid on a variety of items. Bidding opens Thursday at 12:00 pm and closes 7:00 pm on Friday, September 18 in the Arkansas Union. Winners will be notified by phone on Friday evening and  can pick up items between 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm in the  Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge. Winners who are unable to pick up their items on Friday evening will have another opportunity to pick up items on Saturday from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm in Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge.

 

Honors College Family Event

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm          Gearhart Hall

From 3:30-4:00pm, the Honors College will host an open house where parents and family members can visit Gearhart Hall. Beginning at 4:00pm, the Honors College staff will host a question and answer session for all interested attendees.

 

PFA Cardinal Member Reception (PFA Cardinal Members only)

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm           The Garden Room (215 W. Dickson St, Fayetteville, AR 72701)

Mingle with other Parent & Family  Association Cardinal Members from across the nation, meet Division of Student Affairs staff and administrators, and enjoy hors d’oeuvres and drinks. RSVP is required. 

 

Family Weekend Silent Auction Pick Up

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm            Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge

We accept cash, check and credit as payment for Silent Auction items.

 

UARK Cardinal Nights: Casino Night

7:00 pm – 11:00 pm         Arkansas Union

Join Parent & Family Programs and UARK Cardinal Nights for Casino Night! From Texas Hold ‘Em,  Black Jack, comedians, bingo, free t-shirts, food, prizes and more, your family will not want to miss this fun, family friendly event.

Fayetteville Farmers’ Market

7:00 am – 2:00 pm            Historic Downtown Fayetteville Square (101 W. Mountain St.)

The Fayetteville Farmers’ Market has been recognized as the #1 Farmers Market in America. Fresh vegetables, local shops, and live music make the Fayetteville Farmers’ Market a favorite to locals and visitors alike.

 

Family Weekend Check-In & Information Table

11:00 am - 3:00 pm           Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge

Didn’t make it to check-in on Friday? Have a question about something going on during the weekend? Not a problem! Stop by the Check-In & Information Table to pick up your Family Weekend packages, schedules, and memorabilia or to get answers to your questions!

 

Public Game Day Shuttles Begin Running

11:00 am                              Baum Stadium

Hop on the Razorback Transit and enjoy a free ride from Baum Stadium to Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. The shuttle will continue the route to the Arkansas Union Transit Station, which is just a short walk from the Family Weekend Tailgate Party on the Arkansas Union Mall. Shuttles will return passengers to Baum Stadium immediately following the game from Gate 1.

 

Silent Auction Item Pick Up

11:00 am - 1:00 pm        Arkansas Union Connections Lounge

If not picked up on Friday night, winners of the Family Weekend Silent Auction can pick up items in the Arkansas Union Connections Lounge. We accept cash, credit and checks as payment for your items. 

 

Family Weekend Tailgate Party                 

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm            Arkansas Union Mall

Always the favorite event, the Family Weekend Tailgate Party is filled with a DJ, yard games, food, and fun. Get your family picture taken, grab food before the game starts, and get to know other families! Don’t know all of the Arkansas chants? We’ll prepare you before kick-off.

 

Razorback Marching Band Pre-Game Show

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm           Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium

Join the Razorback Marching Band as they take the field in Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium for the pre-game show. At the conclusion of the show, the band forms an “A” for the football players to run through before the game.

 

Arkansas Football Game

3:00 pm                                 Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium

Cheer for the Arkansas Razorbacks as we take on Georgia Southern!

Sunday Brunch

10:00 am – 2:00 pm         Fulbright Dining @ Northwest Quad, Pomfret, or 1021 Dining Halls

What better way to end the weekend than brunch with your student? Join other Family Weekend attendees as we dine on Southern classics in one of the dining halls on campus.

 

 Download our PDF Schedule HERE!

 

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