Loras College
Family Weekend

2018 Family Weekend
Registration & Schedule of Events

Friday, September 28th

4:00 p.m.
Family Weekend Mass; Christ the King Chapel
Join us to start the weekend celebration! All families and faith traditions are welcome.

7:00 p.m.
Heitkamp Planetarium Show; Heitkamp Planetarium

7:30 p.m. Women’s Volleyball vs. Luther College; Lillis Court, Athletic Wellness Center
Cost: $6.00 per adult; $5.00 age 55 and over; $3.00 for students (kindergarten through college); age five and under is free; Loras faculty, staff and students free with Loras ID.

8:00 p.m
Six Appeal: High Energy, A Capella Group;
St. Joseph’s Auditorium
Presented by the College Activities Board. Admission is Free; no ticket or reservation required

Saturday, September 29th

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Administrative Team Update; Alumni Campus Center – Mary Alexis Room
Come listen to our administrative team give an update about campus life at Loras College in a question and answer discussion. Participation through questions is welcomed.

11:00 a.m. Family Weekend Tailgate; Smyth Turnaround (between Smyth Hall and the Alumni Campus Center).

12:00 p.m Women’s Volleyball vs. University of Wisconsin – River Falls; Lillis Court, Athletic Wellness Center
Cost: $6.00 per adult; $5.00 age 55 and over; $3.00 for students (kindergarten through college); age five and under is free; Loras faculty, staff and students free with Loras ID.

1:00 p.m. Loras vs. University of Dubuque; Rock Bowl Stadium
Support your Duhawk football team as they take on our rivals, University of Dubuque!
Cost: $6.00 per adult; $5.00 age 55 and over; $3.00 for students (kindergarten through college); age five and under is free; Loras faculty, staff and students free with Loras ID.

5:00 p.m. Mass; Christ the King Chapel

5:00 p.m. Women’s Soccer vs. Nebraska Wesleyan University; Rockbowl Stadium
Cost: $6.00 per adult; $5.00 age 55 and over; $3.00 for students (kindergarten through college); age five and under is free; Loras faculty, staff and students free with Loras ID.

7:00 p.m. Dessert Pops Concert; Marie Graber Ballrooms
Performance by the Loras College Concert Choir. Music Starts at 6:00 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Music and desserts included. Cash bar open from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. and during intermission. Purchase tickets at loras.edu/ecommerce

7:30 p.m.  Men’s Soccer vs. Nebraska Wesleyan University; Rockbowl Stadium
Cost: $6.00 per adult; $5.00 age 55 and over; $3.00 for students (kindergarten through college); age five and under is free; Loras faculty, staff and students free with Loras ID.

9:00 p.m.  Late Night Pub Trivia; The Pub, Alumni Campus Center
Presented by the College Activities Board and Triviawithbrett . Admission is free, bar service available

Sunday, September 30th

10:00 a.m. Special Family Weekend Eucharist; Christ the King Chapel
Come celebrate with your family and the Loras family. All faith traditions are welcome. Family Weekend brunch follows. Members of the Loras Chamber Singers and Bella Voce will assist leading great music for this special celebration of family! Included will be a special blessing for families. Join us to see why worship at Loras is so important!

11:15 a.m. Family Weekend Brunch; Marie Graber Ballrooms
Reservations Required
Please join us by bringing the entire family to celebrate the conclusion to Family Weekend!  Enjoy Live Music and a delicious brunch. We will honor the Parent/Guardian of the Year as well as present the Father Naumann Award (presented to a faculty or staff member who has provided exemplary service to students). Brunch will be served following the Family Mass. The following is important information as you make your reservation:

  • The deadline for reservations and payment is September 21st. Please register early as this event sells out.
  • You may register online at loras.edu/ecommerce
  • Ticket prices are as follows:
    • Adult $14
    • Loras student without meal plan / living off campus $12
    • Loras student with a meal plan (living on campus and some off campus) $11
    • children ages 10 and under $8
  • Once your ticket is purchased online, you will receive an email receipt/confirmation to the email address you provided at check out. Feel free to bring this email confirmation (printed or digitally) with you and check-in with student staff at the door upon arrival.
  • Seating is on a first come, first served basis. No reservations will be accepted at the door.
  • There will be no assigned seating. If you have a large reservation, it is suggested you are early to find a table that will accommodate your party.
  • We will be able to issue refunds of reservations, full or partial, up until September 21st. We will not be able to issue refunds for reservations, full or partial, after this date.

*schedule is subject to change

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Please feel Free to Contact Us if You Have Questions or Concerns:
563.588.7206