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Family Weekend 2017

Schedule of Events

Parking: Please note there is no free parking on campus on Friday. Parking on the 5th floor of the Cherry Street Parking Garage is recommended to utilize metered parking. The meter costs $1.25 an hour. Parking on Saturday and Sunday will be free. For more information on disability parking, please visit this website: http://www.umkc.edu/finadmin/parking/disability.cfm. Individuals who have a state-issued disability plate or placard can park in metered areas on campus and pay the meter. Or you can purchase a visitor one-day hangtag for $7 each through Parking Operations.

UMKC students always receive free admission to The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures. During Family Weekend, October 13-15, 2017, the museum is offering free admission for guests of UMKC students! The student must be present and show their student ID in order to receive the complimentary admission. Students may bring up to three guests free of charge. Each additional guest will be charged the regular admission price of $5 per person, ages 5 and up. Children ages 4 and under are free. For more information, visit http://www.toyandminiaturemuseum.org

*No transportation will be provided for the tours at the Roasterie and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

Friday, October 13

Family Weekend Check-In from 1-5 PM in the Office of Student Involvement, Suite 320 in the Student Union

Family Weekend Reception in the evening at 6 PM in the Student Union, room 401

Outdoor screening of Beauty and the Beast at 7 PM in the Oak Street Residence Hall Courtyard

UMKC Warkoczewski Public Observatory on Friday evening between 7-10:45 PM

 

Saturday, October 14

Family Weekend Check-In from 9 AM-noon at the Office of Student Involvement, Suite 320 in the Student Union

Roasterie tour* at 10 AM

Brunch in the Student Success Center dining hall from 11 AM-1:30 PM

Tour of the Robot and Miller Nichols Library at 11:30 AM-meet at the 1st floor service desk

UMKC Volleyball vs. Utah Valley at 1 PM at Swinney Recreation Center

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art tour* at 1:30-meet by the Info Desk at the Museum of Art

Stage of Wonder with Magician at 5:00 PM in Student Union Theater

 

 Sunday, October 15

Roasterie tour* at 10:30 AM

Brunch at the dining hall at the Student Success Center from 11 AM-1:30 PM

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art tour* at 1:30 PM-meet by the Info Desk

 

*No transportation will be provided for the tours at the Roasterie and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

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