Celebrate St. Cloud State


Celebrate Family Weekend

Families are invited to join their student Oct. 13-15 for a weekend of great events and a glimpse of life at St. Cloud State.

Registration is open. Tickets for some events will be available at scsutickets.com.

Family Weekend occurs each fall as part of our Celebrate St. Cloud State weekend. Celebrate St. Cloud State programming and events are open to Family Weekend participants.

One week before the event, each registered family will receive a confirmation email with additional details about the event. On-site registration is available but we cannot guarantee availability of all items or programs, so pre-registration is strongly encouraged.


Parking in designated pay lots as well as the 4th Ave Parking Ramp is allowed throughout the weekend at regularly posted rates.

Parking in lettered surface lots is free from 5 p.m. Friday, October 13 thru 3 a.m. Monday, October 16. 

Family Weekend 2017 schedule

Friday, Oct. 13

4:30 p.m.  Student Parent Craft Night - Movie Showing: Cars 3

Contact Student Parent Support Initiatve for more information

Theatre Lounge
Atwood Memorial Center
5 p.m. Celebrate Zumba Aerobics Studio
Campus Rec 
5-7 p.m. Open Rock Wall climbing

Join us at ISELF for a reception to connect and network. Click here for details and to RSVP.

Rock Wall
Campus Rec
5-9 p.m. Open Atwood Underground Bowling/Billiards Underground
Atwood Memorial Center 
7:37 p.m. Men's Hockey vs. University of Alaska Fairbanks

(Not included in Family Weekend pricing, tickets available separately at www.scsutickets.com)
Herb Brooks National Hockey Center
8 and 10:30 p.m. Atwood Movie Night: Cars 3 Theatre
Atwood Memorial Center

Saturday, Oct. 14

9 a.m.

Registration starts at
7 a.m.
Making Strides of Central MN Walk Against Breast Cancer

More information and to register.

Halenbeck Hall
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Family Weekend Registration and Activities 

Registration is $5 per person, St. Cloud State students attend for free.

Register today!

Includes: Stuff-A-Husky, family craft item, campus bike and canoe tours, Atwood Underground, Atwood movie (Cars 3), comedian Pete Lee, Planetarium shows, open rec and more.

Atwood Memorial Center

Registration in Fireplace Lounge
11 a.m. Family Weekend Welcome 

Featuring: Comedian Pete Lee

Atwood Ballroom
11 a.m.  Huskies Soccer vs. University of Sioux Falls Husky Stadium
Noon-3 p.m. Husky Fan Fest BBQ

Menu TBD, cost $10 per person

Includes: Tailgate meal, lawn games, music and more.

Husky Pay Lot 
South of Husky Stadium
3 p.m. Huskies Football vs. Minnesota State University - Moorhead

Discounted tickets available for purchase with paid Family Weekend registration.
Husky Stadium

7:07 p.m. Men's Hockey vs. University of Alaska Fairbanks

Discounted tickets available for purchase with paid Family Weekend registration.
Herb Brooks National Hockey Center

Sunday, Oct. 15

2 p.m.  Huskies Soccer vs. Southwest Minnesota State Husky Stadium
2 p.m. Atwood Movie - Cars 3 Theatre
Atwood Memorial Center