Family Weekend 2018 — Sept. 21-22
We want to personally invite you to attend Harding Family Weekend. This weekend promises something for everyone and has grown into a special event that you do not want to miss! You are invited to attend classes with the students. Chapel begins at 9 a.m. on Friday in the Benson Auditorium. This is a great opportunity to bring prospective students and siblings of current students to campus and see what makes Harding so special. Check out the schedule tab for the other activities during the weekend. We look forward to seeing you and your family on campus.
Tickets are available at the door of each event or at www.hardingtickets.com. You may purchase them when you arrive.
When you arrive on campus, stop by the Alumni and Parent Relations office in the David B. Burks American Heritage Building for refreshments.
Family Weekend 2018 Schedule
PARENTS, GRANDPARENTS, ALUMNI & FRIENDS
Friday, September 21
When you arrive on campus, stop by the Alumni and Parent Relations office in the David B. Burks American Heritage Building for more information and refreshments.
8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Attend Classes
You are invited to attend classes with your student. Come and see what the students are learning! Has it been a while since you attended a college class? Don't miss this opportunity!
9 and 10 a.m.
Chapel- Benson Auditorium. Chapel is one of the most important events that your student will participate in during his/her years at Harding. Come experience what makes Harding so special.
4 -10 p.m. Harvest Moon Festival presented by CAB, Heritage Park north of the Heritage building toward Race Ave.; featuring four musical acts (Dawson Hollow, Clark Family Trio, Nordista Freeze and Andrew Leahey & the Homestead), carnival games, inflatables and activities. No charge to attend.
4:30-7:30 p.m. Barbecue Buffet; You may use your student's meal plan or pay $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-11, free for children under 5.
Saturday, September 22
9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Parent Network Breakfast, Cone Chapel, David B. Burks American Heritage Bldg. Reservations required. Email email@example.com. No charge to attend order your free tickets at www.harding.tickets.com.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Family Photos - available in a Harding Swing on the front lawn. $10 for two 5x7's. Other packages available.
Lunch on your own. You may use your student's meal plan or pay at the door in the cafeteria.
2 - 3:30 p.m. - Open House for Families - Men and women's dorms
3:45 p.m. -Walk of Brothers- Cheer on the Bison football team in front of the Ganus Activity Complex
4- 6 p.m. Giant Tailgate Party and MORE under the pecan trees in front of the Ganus Activity Complex. Enjoy the music of Belles and Beaux. Something for all ages. Bring your family. Inflatable games are fun for everyone. $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6- 11, age 5 and under free. You may use your student's meal plan or pay for your food at the tailgate party.
6 p.m. -Bison Football vs. Oklahoma Baptist University -First Security Stadium. Be on hand for a Great American Conference matchup. Wear your black and gold and cheer for the Bisons.
Tickets required.$8- adults and $5 student general admission. This will be available closer to the date at www.hardingtickets.com.
$10 reserved seats. College students admitted with I.D. for general admission seating.