Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2017September 29 - 30, 2017

We look forward to seeing you for Family Weekend on Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30!  Family Weekend is a great time to return to Belhaven to see your student.  The weekend is full of activities OR you can just hang out and cheer for the Belhaven Blazers football team in our new stadium in the bowl.

Register online today and let us know you plan to attend!

Here is a look at the exciting events we are planning:

Friday, September 29, 2017
8:30 am Prospective Student Discover Day - 1 st floor student center
The Admission Office is hosting a new student visit day.  Have another high school student that might be interested in Belhaven?  Discover Days are a great way to introduce all that Belhaven offers! Register today.
9:00am – 5:00pm Belhaven Bookstore open with Family Weekend specials!
9:00am – 7:00pm Shoebird Café open
11:30am  - 2:00pm Lunch available – Belhaven University Dining Commons ($6.50 per person, pay at the cashier)
1:00pm – 5:00pm Belhaven “Think Center” Open House
Come visit where your student can get help to make them successful in all aspects of college…plus it’s a really cool space. Our Think Center staff will be available to discuss your child's keys to academic success.
5:30pm – 7:00pm Family Catfish Dinner in the Student Center Dining Commons ($6.50, pay at the cashier) Come have some of the best catfish in Mississippi!
7:30 pm Theatre Production of The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Wiliams in Barber Auditorium
8:00pm Rec the Night: Throwback Edition at Belhaven Bowl
Bring it back with us and don’t miss out on laser tag, food trucks, music, dancing and human foosball! Sponsored by Belhaven Activities Team and Campus Rec
10:00pm Friday night Sibling Sleepover
Siblings (of same gender) may stay overnight in their brother or sister’s room!  Check in with RA.
Saturday, September 30, 2017
10:00am – 4:00pm Bookstore open
10:00am Brunch in the Dining Commons ($6.50 per person, pay at cashier)
11:00 am /
1:30 pm
Belhaven Blazer Women's and Men's Soccer vs University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
2:00 pm Theatre Production of The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Wiliams in Barber Auditorium
5:30-7:00 pm Belhaven Football Tailgate in the open space between Helen White and Hood Library
We’ll be steps away from the Blazer’s stadium in the Bowl. Come join us for burgers, fellowship and door prizes. Drawings will be held throughout the tailgate! ($5 per person/$25 per family for immediate family members - parents and children, pay at the tent)
6:00 pm Win Belhaven Gear!
There will be drawings for Belhaven gear and merchandise. Winners must be present at the Tailgate Tent between Helen White and the Hood Library!
7:00pm Belhaven Blazers Football vs Howard Payne University
7:30 pm Theatre Production of The Glass Menagerie, by Tennessee Wiliams in Barber Auditorium
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Morning Worship and Brunch on your own with your student

Watch highlights from Family Weekend 2017.