Family & Friends Weekend

Saturday, September 26 - Sunday, September 27, 2015


John Blaufuss Scholarship Family Day 5K Run & 1 Mile Walk

8:00AM | Check-In Opens | Memorial Union East Entrance | Click Here to Register

8:30AM | Run/Walk Begins | Memorial Union

Buzz Around

9:00AM - 12:00PM | Memorial Union, William Allen White Library, Science Hall, Cremer Hall

Enjoy discovering more about Emporia State’s campus! Explore a variety of academic programs and services housed in William Allen White Library, Science Hall, and Cremer Hall. Pick up your passport in the Memorial Union Bookstore or at any of the activities along the adventure route. Search for objects in scavenger hunts, play games, discover our campus’s ‘hidden’ gems, and much, much more. Complete your passport and turn it in to the Memorial Union Bookstore where prizes will be awarded, free student tickets to the Emporia State football game will be distributed, and you can register to win an iPad! Come Buzz Around campus on September 26!

E-Zone Tailgating

12:00PM - 1:45PM | North of Milton Tennis Courts

E-Zone Tailgating is for Emporia State students and their families (just north of the Milton Tennis Courts). There are plenty of lunch options on campus during this time: the Hornet Express and Hornet’s Nest (Memorial Union), and the Watering Hole (Milton Tennis Courts).

MIAA Football

2:00PM | Welch Stadium

Emporia State plays Northeastern State University.

Football Traditions BBQ Event

5:00PM Social, 6:00PM Dinner | Russ Jenkins Ranch, 1988 Burlingame Road

Advance tickets are $50.00. To RSVP, contact Shiela at (620) 342-7576.


Emporia Walk for Hunger

2:00PM - 4:30PM | Welch Stadium

More details coming soon!