Family Weekend

Family Weekend is the perfect opportunity to see campus through your student’s eyes and to get to know their new home away from home. You'll spend time with your student, meet their new friends, and learn more about the resources available on campus. Plus, there’s plenty of time for fun! Take a look at the Family Weekend schedule and make your reservation today!

Ticket Information

  • Tickets can be purchased here.
  • Your Family Weekend Ticket will grant you access entry into all of the MSUM sponsored events below.
  • Your current MSUM students does not need to purchase a Family Weekend ticket, however, they will need their student ID.
  • If you want to attend only one event, you do not need to purchase the Family Weekend ticket. You can simply buy a ticket at the event on your own.

Family Weekend Events - February 11-13, 2022

Friday, February 11, 2022

  • 4:30 and 7:00 p.m. | Family Weekend Welcome Table | Alex Nemzek Hall*
  • 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Women’s Basketball vs. Crookston | Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse
  • 7:30-9:30 p.m. | Men’s Basketball vs. Crookston | Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse

Saturday, February 12, 2022

  • 10:00-6:00 p.m. | All-Access at the Wellness Center | Russell and Ann Gerdin Wellness Center
    • Bring your shoes and explore the Wellness Center with your student. Enjoy access to the Wellness Center during the Wellness Center Family Access times indicated above. Wellness Center participants must be 18 years of age or older. Show your Family Weekend pass at the front desk and enjoy your time! Liability waivers are available at the front desk when you check in.
  • 10:00-2:00 p.m. | Dragon Family Brunch | Kise Commons
  • 11:00-2:00 p.m. | Campus Bookstore Open Hours | MacLean Hall
  • 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. | Family Weekend Welcome Table | Alex Nemzek Hall
  • 3:00-5:00 p.m. | Indoor Tailgate | Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse
  • 3:30-5:30 p.m. | Women’s Basketball vs. Bemidji | Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse
  • 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Men’s Basketball vs. Bemidji | Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse
  • 7:00-10:00 p.m. | Battle of the Bands | Comstock Memorial Union Ballroom
  • FM Community Opportunities
    • 1:30-3:00pm | FROSTOVAL - A Snowy STEM Experience | Maplewood Park West Fargo
      • A STEM filled event for families at Maplewood Park in West Fargo. Highlights would include sled engineering out of different materials with the opportunity to test them, snow painting, and a take-home craft for up to 100 participants. 
    • 2:00-3:00pm or 8:00-9:30pm | FROSTIVAL - FrosTAKular Show | TAK Music Venue
      • live music concert featuring music from Disney and Broadway musicals. The songs will be performed by a 6 piece band. Choose from a matinee show which will be kid themed or an evening show which will be adult themed. Both are open to all ages.

Sunday, February 13, 2022

  • 1:00-3:00pm | FROSTIVAL - Keep me Cold in Moorhead Open Skate | Cullen Hockey Center
    • Free open skate for the entire family at the Cullen Hockey Center. Thanks to the Scott Tobolt Foundation for the free skate rentals for kids up to size 3 *while supplies last

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