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 2023

Golden Eagle Family Weekend is set for October 20-22, 2023! View the schedule below. If you would like to attend, please RSVP so we can be well prepared for your arrival.  

*RSVP has closed.  Please contact Brooke Novak (novak303@umn.edu) with questions on available athletic and meal passes.      

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 UMC 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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