Upcoming Events

Parents Day "Autumn Fest"

Saturday, October 18, 2014
Parents Day "Autumn Fest"
Saturday, October 18
11:00am-2:00pm / 7:30pm-10:00pm on the Amphitheater Lawn

Students, faculty and staff are invited to bring their families to enjoy Parents Day “Autumn Fest"!  This is a fantastic time for parents, grandparents and the entire family to visit their college student while enjoying some great food and music!

What can you expect at Parents Day?
• Fun activities such as giant inflatables, face-painting, pumpkin decorating, corn hole toss, disc golf, antique Trolley Tours, Bearcat photo booth and so much more!

• Live music on-stage featuring the sounds of Groove Nation Orchestra, as they perform a variety of musical styles, including Contemporary, top-40 hits, Classic Rock, Disco, Oldies, Big Band, Jazz and Swing.

• Catch the spirit led by a few tumbles and cheers from our favorite Bearcat Cheerleaders, then head over to the Jeff May Sports Complex to cheer on our Bearcat volleyball and soccer teams.

•  Lunch is served from 11:00am-1:00pm outside on the lawn. guests may purchase a picnic lunch for just $6 on the lawn near all the festivities (3-under free). Students with meal plans should bring their Lander ID. 

• Evening concert with the Clay Page band opening for our feature guest-star, "Delvin Choice", a top finalist for NBC's "The Voice".  No coolers allowed.  

• Spectacular fireworks immediately following the concert.

In the event of rain, dining and festivities will be held inside the Grier Student Center.