Saturday, April 8 - Family Weekend

SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2017

Click each event below for a more detailed description. More events will be added throughout January/February!

8:30 am - 11:30 am:  Tours of the Louis Smith Tainter House and Alumni Association Activity

Sponsored by Alumni Association
Louis Smith Tainter House, 320 S. Broadway

Come enjoy morning refreshments at the historic Louis Smith Tainter House. Enjoy a self-guided tour with an interactive game related to the Alumni Association. Winner will win Stout gear.


8:30 am: Family Fun Walk/Run

Sponsored by University Recreation
Multipurpose Room, Sports & Fitness Center

Come enjoy this FUN 5K run/walk with your family and friends. The 5K route will take participants on a tour around Stout's beautiful campus.  To register visit the Urec office in the Sports & Fitness Center, Room 41. Pre-registration is $3 and day of registration is $5. For more information visit Urec's website.

Registration | 8:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Walkers Start | 9:00 a.m.
Runners Start | 9:15 a.m.


Time TBA: Guided Tours of Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Sponsored by Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts
205 Main Street East

Time TBA: Shop The Niche!

Sponsored by the Niche
2nd Floor Heritage Hall

Come stop in to browse the racks of UW-Stout's very own boutique! Run by students in the Retail and Merchandise Management program, this store offers a unique collection of apparel and goods for everyone. Come support our amazing retail program and see what they have to offer!

12:00 pm & 3:00 pm: Baseball Double-Header

Sponsored by Athletics
Nelson Field

The UW-Stout Blue Devil baseball team will be hosting UW-Stevens Point in a doubleheader. There will be bingo for everyone to play with chances to win prizes.

1:00 pm & 3:00 pm: Softball Double-Header

Sponsored by Athletics
Alumni Field

The UW-Stout Blue Devil softball team will be hosting Crown College in a doubleheader. There will be bingo for everyone to play with chances to win prizes.

1:00 pm: AH&LA Auction

Sponsored by American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA)
Huff's Lounge, Memorial Student Center

A variety of 1 to 2 night stay sand restaurant packages in various hotels and resorts across the Midwest are up for grabs. Come and bid on some great packages!

2:00 & 3:00 pm: Education Abroad Experience (2 Sessions)

Sponsored by Office of International Education
Northwoods Room, Memorial Student Center

If you've ever thought about studying abroad or going on National Student Exchange, learn more with the entire family at one of our presentations! Learn about all of your options, how to apply, costs, and important deadlines. Start thinking about studying abroad/away during Family Weekend.

7:30 pm: University Theatre Production

Sponsored by University Theatre
Harvey Hall Theatre

Watch for details in January when we announce the production!

8:00 pm: Fashion without Fabric Show and 10:00 pm Reception

Sponsored by the School of Art + Design
Great Hall, Memorial Student Center

Fashion Without Fabric has become a yearly sensation, At the show, the audience can take pleasure in the atmosphere and entertainment of a fashion show unlike any other. Stout's own art and design students will employ creativity to produce unique fashions using anything and everything but fabric.
Tickets will go on sale March 20 and can be purchased online, at the MSC Service Center or by phone a 715.232.1122. HURRY, as tickets sell out quickly!