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Schedule of Events

Registration is NOT required for Family Weekend.


Friday, Sept. 16


  • 5:00–7:00pm — Dinner with Your Student
    In the dining hall or area restaurants

  • 5:30pm  — Alpha Chi Induction
    Reception to follow on lawn or in narthex. Free Admission

  • 8:00pm Wigwam Productions presents Magician Ran’d Shine 
    Leonard Lounge, Cannon Student Center
    Free Admission


Saturday, Sept. 17


  • 11:30am-12:30pm  Faculty Mingle 
    Hurley Room / Tom and Martha Smith Patio (Cannon Student Center)
    Meet faculty and staff. Snacks and Mr. Cone Ice Cream will be served. Free

  • 12noon-3:00pm  KSOB Chili Cook Off 
    Ketner Hall Atrium
    Sample chili from campus and local teams and help choose the winning team! Complimentary vouchers to attend the Chili Cook Off will be available at the Faculty Mingle.

  • 1:30pm — Catawba Football vs Carson-Newman
    Shuford Stadium
    Prices below:
    • General Admission (Adult): $10.00
    • Reserved: $15.00
    • Students (Ages 6-17): $5.00
    • Children 5 and Under: Free
    • Catawba Students, Staff and Faculty: Free with ID

  • 5:00pm — Catawba Volleyball vs Wingate
    Goodman Gym


Sunday, Sept. 18


  • 9:00am — Campus Worship 
    Omwake-Dearborn Chapel
    Doughnuts and coffee provided after worship in the lower level of the Chapel in the Third Place