Family Weekend Features Full Slate of Events

The annual Loras College Family Weekend will feature a full weekend of events and activities for students and families to take part in this September 28-30, including a full complement of Duhawk athletics.

The weekend kicks off on a Friday evening with a mass at Christ the King Chapel, followed by a presentation at the Heitkamp Planetarium. Families will then have the chance to take in a Women’s Volleyball conference matchup with Luther College and an acapella performance by Six Appeal.

The next day keeps the activities coming, with a parent Q&A session, a tailgate party, and a series of athletics contests, including a football game against rival Dubuque, Women’s Volleyball taking on UW-River Falls, and both Women’s and Men’s Soccer teams hosting matches against Nebraska Wesleyan.

Saturday is more than just athletics, however.  Also on the calendar is a Dessert Pops Concert by the Loras College Concert Choir and a late night trivia challenge at The Pub.

A special Family Weekend mass will be held on Sunday morning and will include member of the Loras Chamber Singers and Bella Voce assisting with some great music for the celebration of family.  Afterwards, a special brunch will be held to celebrate the conclusion of the weekend festivities.  The brunch is limited and reservations are required.

You can find the full schedule of at www.loras.edu/familyweekend.