Family Weekend Schedule
Parking for Family Weekend is free; you are welcome to park in any lot. Pick up your Family Weekend program, tickets and T-shirts at registration between 3-7 p.m. Friday and between 8:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday in Knutson Campus Center and between 6:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday at the ticket booth in Offutt Concourse, located in the hallway between Olson Forum and Memorial Auditorium.
|Friday, Sept. 20|
|9:50 a.m.||Family Weekend Chapel
Knutson Campus Center, Centrum
Join us for Friday chapel with the Concordia Chapel Choir and Family Weekend chair, Katie Ohren '21, who will give the message and kick off the weekend. We’ll say farewell after All-Campus Worship on Sunday, the largest worship experience on campus. All are welcome at all services.
Alcove, Knutson Campus Center
Pick up your Family Weekend program, tickets and T-shirts at Registration on Friday afternoon or Saturday morning. There will be an additional time to check in for an hour before Showcase on Saturday. *A limited number of T-shirts will be on hand for sale
|7:30 p.m.||Friday Fun Night
Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
Free. Seating is limited, so come early.
Nick Thomas provides a family friendly, high-energy, hilarious juggling act with some ball spinning, magic, balloons, yo-yo and more! With a focus on audience participation, he is a fun act for the whole family.
|Saturday, Sept. 21|
Atrium, Knutson Campus Center
Pick up your Family Weekend program, tickets
|9 a.m.||Family Breakfast
Anderson Commons, Knutson Campus Center
$10 each for adults and youth; Concordia students may use a meal swipe.
Rise and shine; it’s Cobber time! Join fellow Cobber families at the Concordia dining facility, Anderson Commons. See where your student eats every day and enjoy a wide variety of food choices and hear some remarks from President William Craft. Cost is $10 per person; however, your student may use a meal swipe from their dining plan.
11:45 a.m.-12:35 p.m.
Integrated Science Center
Choose from five engaging workshops led by Concordia faculty.
|Tailgating and Football Game
Jake Christensen Stadium
Concordia vs. Augsburg
Tickets available at the gate.
Before the game, enjoy live music from first-year band Lake Traffic while you partake in a corn feed, lawn games, face painting and a cornhole tournament. (Corn is free; concessions for purchase.) You won’t want to miss the afternoon’s festivities.
|3-5 p.m.||Ice Cream Social & Family Expo
Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Grab a cold treat after outdoor festivities and take advantage of the opportunity to talk with Concordia faculty. Plus, the Family Expo will be there with various student organizations and on-campus resources available to check out.
Ticket Booth, Offutt Concourse
$12 for adults; $6 for 12 and under; free for Concordia students
Registration required; open seating.
Lights… camera… action! Enjoy entertainment by Concordia students of different years and diverse talents. Our gifted Cobbers will present musical acts, comedic sketches, and classic skits at this evening collection of brilliant performances. This event is a family favorite of the weekend!
|Sunday, Sept. 22|
|10:30 a.m.||All-Campus Worship Service
Honor our foundation in faith by ending the weekend as one Cobber family. The Concordia Band and The Concordia Choir will lead us in large group fellowship and communion, as we celebrate our faith and community. All are welcome.