Schedule of Events
FAMILY WEEKEND 2017
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
*Events will be added to the schedule as we get closer to the weekend.
Friday, September 29
5:00-7:00pm On-Site Registration // Connell Student Center Lobby
7:00pm NPHC Yard Show // Location TBA
8:00-10:00pm /Jittery Jams, Live musical performances // Mercer Village Outside
**Family food specials in Mercer Village and downtown all evening
**Mercer Bookstore open until 6:30pm
Saturday, September 30
8-10:00am On-Site Registration//Connell Student Center Lobby
**Receive schedules and information. Purchase Family Weekend t-shirts. (Only $5 if you are registered for Family Weekend!)
8-10:00am Breakfast with Administration and Faculty//Connell Student Center
**Enjoy a free continental breakfast with faculty and staff
8-10:00am Tower Tours // Administration Building
9-10:00am Office Hours // Bursar's, Registrar and Student Financial Planning
*Stop by any of these offices for help or to ask questions while you are on campus!
10:15am Welcome Program with President Underwood // Willingham Auditorium
11am Family Weekend Gala Concert Hosted by Mercer Singers // Fickling Hall
12:30-2pm Barbecue Lunch // Cruz Plaza (register for lunch through EventBrite)
*Enjoy a barbecue lunch and jazz music on Cruz Plaza
2-4:00pm Tower Tours // Administration Building
Head over to the Administration building and enjoy the view!
1-4pm Tailgate Activities for the whole family // Cruz Plaza (If rain: lunch, popsicles, pictures and inflatables will be on the UC intramural courts)
Bring your tailgate chairs and tents and hang out on Cruz before the game! ESPN Gameday on the big screen, King of Pops popsicles, inflatables, Mercer gear giveaways, pics with Mercer cheerleaders, Toby the Bear and the Mercer Car and Truck.
**Register for a barbecue lunch when you sign up for Family Weekend! Only $6 per plate!
**Free family pictures to commemorate your weekend at the Family Weekend picture booth!
12:00-3pm Late registration and t-shirt purchases// Connell Student Center Lobby
1pm Internship Opportunities//Connell Student Center, Conference Room 3
2pm Study Abroad Opportunities//Connell Student Center, Conference Room 3
4pm Mercer Football vs. VMI// Anderson Field, Mercer University Stadium (tickets purchased separately through Mercer Athletics. Link snet once you register for FW)
9pm Family Movie // Cruz Plaza Enjoy a pre-release movie with your family under the stars to finish off a great day at Mercer!
**Family Food Specials in Mercer Village and downtown all day
**Mercer Bookstore open 10am-5:00pm
Sunday, October 1
11:00am Worship Service// Centenary United Methodist
**Family food specials in Mercer Village and downtown Macon all day