Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2017September 27 - 29, 2019

We look forward to seeing you for Family Weekend on Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28!  Family Weekend is a great time to return to Belhaven to see your student.  The weekend is full of activities OR you can just hang out and cheer for the Belhaven Blazers football team in our new stadium in the bowl.

Register today!

Friday, September 27, 2019
7:00 am - 5:00 pm Shoe Bird Café- Located on the first floor of the Student Center. 
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Belhaven Bookstore will be open with Family Weekend discounts and giveaways.
11:30 am - 2:00 pm Lunch Available- Belhaven University Dining Commons ($6.50 per person).
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Family Weekend Check-In (Think Center- 1st floor of the Library).
4:00 - 5:30 pm Open Residence Hall- Families are welcome to visit their student’s room during this time.
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Dinner Available- Belhaven University Dining Commons ($6.50 per person) or Dinner on your own. 
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Flashback Friday- Join BLC for Flashback Friday! It will be a fun filled event with food and karaoke to remind us of days past, and will celebrate a simpler time. Families are encouraged to attend and cheer on our students.
7:30 pm The Fantasticks (Black Box Theatre).  Free Admission for Family Weekend.  *Please indicate # of people on registration form*
10:00 pm Sibling Sleepover- Siblings (of same gender) may stay overnight in their brother or sister’s room!  Check in with R.A
Saturday, September 28, 2019
7:00 am - 5:00 pm Shoe Bird Cafe- Located on the first floor of the Student Center. Early Bird Breakfast- Saturday only (8am-12p) menu varies from week to week. $5.00
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Belhaven Bookstore will be open with Family Weekend discounts and giveaways.
TBA Women’s and Men’s Cross Country @ Millsaps Invitational.
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Games on the Green- Hang out and get to know The Office of Student Care.  They will be set up next to the stadium with corn-hole, spike ball, can jam and more family fun games and snow-cones to enjoy before kickoff.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Create your own Blazer Bag- get in the Blazer spirit by creating your own swag bag. 
11:30 am - 2:00 pm Lunch Available- Belhaven University Dining Commons ($6.50 per person). 
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Family Tailgate/ BU Tailgate- Enjoy tailgating as family, or enjoy the best tailgate food from some of the best Staff on campus.  *must indicate # of family members for Belhaven Tailgate.  Tent will be set up next to the flagpole by the football stadium. 
11:30 am Burgers and Blues Food Truck concession
1:00 pm Belhaven Blazers Football Vs. McMurry University.
2:00 pm The Fantasticks (Black box theatre).  Free Admission for Family Weekend.  *Please indicate # of people on registration form.
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Open Residence Hall- families are welcome to visit their student’s room.
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm Family Free Time- Explore local restaurants, museums, and shopping, or the reservoir.  A list of options will be available to pick up upon arrival at check in. 
7:30 pm The Fantasticks (Black box theatre).  Free Admission for Family Weekend.  *Please indicate # of people on registration form.
Sunday, September 29, 2019
Morning Worship and Brunch on your own.