A Fun Filled Weekend for Students & Families

Family Weekend is a weekend filled with Golden Eagle athletics, campus time, a time to get crafty with the family, and much more! We have a busy schedule planned with some great FREE opportunities for you and your family.

Golden Eagle Family Weekend 2024

Golden Eagle Family Weekend is set for October 11-12, 2024! View the schedule below. If you would like to attend, please RSVP so we can be well prepared for your arrival.  
Below you will find the 2023 schedule of events. Note that the 2024 schedule is still in the planning phase, and will be added as soon as it is complete. Stay tuned for more!   

2023 Family Weekend Schedule


(218) 281-8570

Frequently Asked Questions about Family Weekend

This is a great time to visit campus to see your student’s college home! Many fun events are planned for the weekend so your family can have a great time together and learn more about the University of Minnesota Crookston.

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Where can I RSVP for Family Weekend?

Please RSVP online. Don’t forget to check-in when you arrive as well!

Where will I pick up my meal/athletic passes?

Check-In for Family Weekend 2023 will be from 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm on Friday in Sargeant Student Center, and 9:00 am - 11:00am on Saturday in the Heritage Hall Classroom Lobby.

What meals are all included/free during Family Weekend?

Meals included are: Saturday (Brunch-or- $5.00 towards concessions at games, and Dinner in Brown Dining) and Sunday (Brunch and Dinner in Brown Dining)

Do I need a parking pass for the weekend?

No, there will be no ticketing in general parking areas for Family Weekend!

I am traveling from a long distance, what hotels are recommended? Be sure to ask for the U of M Crookston rate!

Cobblestone Inn & Suites
2304 Sahlstrom Dr, Crookston, MN 56716 
(218) 470-1111 

1821 University Ave, Crookston, MN 56716 
(218) 281-7800 

Crookston Inn
2200 University Ave, Crookston, MN 56716
(218) 281-5210  

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