Belhaven Welcomes Parents, Siblings for 2017 Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2017August 28, 2017 (Jackson, Miss.) - Belhaven will welcome back parents and siblings for its 2017 Family Weekend on September 29 – 30. This action-packed weekend will be full of fun activities for the whole family. Register today to let us know which events you plan to attend.

The weekend will begin with the Belhaven Discover Day for siblings who are interesting in learning more about the University. Then, the Wynn Kenyon Think Center will have an open house for parents to learn about all of the resources offered to students.  Cheer for our Blazer Women's and Men's Soccer as they play the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

After a family catfish dinner, join us for Spirit Night in front of Heidelberg Gymnasium. Grab some free Belhaven gear and play or watch as families try their skills at a variety of exciting yard-games.

You can also catch a show in the Belhaven Theatre Department. The award winning play by Tennessee Williams, The Glass Menagerie, will premiere in the Barber Auditorium. The Belhaven Bookstore will be open with weekend specials so you can get a good deal on Belhaven gear.

Get ready to cheer on our Blazers Football as they face-off against Howard Payne University. Join us before the game for an exciting tailgate party at the new Belhaven Bowl Stadium in the center of campus. There will be delicious food, games, face-painting, cheer practice and drawings for free gifts. The Belhaven Football Tailgate is only $5 per person or $25 per family.

For more breaking news, announcements, and upcoming events, visit the Belhaven University News and Information web site.