8:30 am Registration and 9:00 am Start
Family Fun Run/Walk
Location | Multipurpose Room, Sports & Fitness Center
Come enjoy this for FUN 5K run/walk with your family and friends. The 5K route will take participants on a tour around Stout’s beautiful campus.
Intramural champion t-shirts will be given out to the best times in the following categories:
- Male Student
- Female Student
- Male Family Member
- Female Family Member
- Combined Student/Family
Register at the Urec Office in the Sports & Fitness Center, room 41. Pre-registration is $3, and day of registration is $5. For more information please contact University Recreation at 715-232-1392 or visit the Urec website.
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Shop the Niche!
Location | Heritage Hall, 2nd floor
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.
10:00 - 11:00 am
Fab Lab Tour
Location | 132 Applied Arts
The Fab Lab offers open access for students to utilize digital fabrication equipment and solve their challenges. The Fab Lab has five core technologies (laser engraver, vinyl cutter, 3D printer, CNC router and mini-mills) as well as additional digital fabrication equipment available for use. The tour will discuss the technologies and show examples of the processes. Tour is limited to the first 75 people who register. Request a spot on the tour.
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Bean Bag Tournament
Location | South Lawn, next to Memorial Student Center
Join the Men in Education and Aspiring Educators of Wisconsin student organizations for a bean bag tournament. Entry fee is $15 and each team must have one member who is a current Stout student or staff. Alumni are also welcome. All skill levels and experience are welcome. Teams are guaranteed 5 games. Pre-register your team to guarantee a spot. There is a limit of 16 teams and the first 16 paid teams will be eligible. Entry fees can be dropped off to Todd Hayden, Heritage Hall 108.
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sensory Experience of Taste Testing Foods
Location | Heritage Hall, Room 252
It is a Taste Testing Experience to demonstrate a typical sensory taste test used in the food industry for new products, research and development or product development. This taste test also highlights an example of what students can experience in the Basic Sensory Course within the Food and Nutrition department.
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location | Memorial Student Center, Terrace
Grab your parents and join the Stout Student Dietetic Association for Foodie Bingo! Compete for prizes in this food and nutrition themed spin on traditional Bingo. Pre-registration encouraged but not required.
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Guided Tours of the Mabel Tainter Center For the Arts
Location | 205 Main Street East, Menomonie
Visit the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts for a FREE guided tour of what CNN Travel has called "One of the 15 most spectacular theaters in the WORLD!" Tours will be held at the top and bottom of the hour with the last tour leaving at 2:30 pm.
12:00 – 4:00 pm
Blue Devil Amazing Race
Location| Check-in inside the Involvement Center
Sponsored by the Stout Events Society, race other students and families across south campus as you receive a series of clues and activities. Get your first clue inside the Involvement Center anytime between 12-4 pm. Prizes awarded to the fastest times and most points!
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ceramics and Art Sale
Location | Memorial Student Center, Lower Level
Would you like to support local emerging artists? The Fine Arts Association, a student-run organization, will be hosting a sale. There will be an array of student work that consists of drawings, jewelry, paintings, prints, ceramics, pottery, and more! Cash and checks are accepted.
Psychology in Action
Location | 479 Harvey Hall
Come and check out the student and faculty research being done in the Department of Psychology. Then head into our laboratory where you can watch your brain in action!
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Location | Memorial Student Center, Terrace
Test your Family Sitcom knowledge with a family game of Trivia. Join Team Trivia for a fun, action filled game of questions about Disney Films and TV Sitcoms.
2:00 pm & 3:00 pm (Two Sessions)
Education Abroad Experience
Location | Memorial Student Center, Cedar/Maple
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 your options, how to apply, costs, and important deadlines. Start thinking about studying abroad/away during Family Weekend.
3:30 – 6:30 pm
Monster Drawing Rally
Location | Memorial Student Center, Huff’s Lounge
Sponsored by AIGA, join us for the 5th Annual Monster Drawing Rally! Watch as a variety of artists create mixed media artwork throughout two rounds. The Monster Drawing Rally is not necessarily about drawing monsters, although it could be. Each artist has complete freedom to create what they like with the materials of their choice. The unique pieces will be sold for $15 each. It is a great opportunity to gather an artistic community and indulge in the entertainment.
Big Fish – the musical
Location | Harvey Hall Theatre
Based on the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and the acclaimed film directed by Tim Burton, BIG FISH tells the story of Edward Bloom, a traveling salesman who lives life to its fullest… and then some! Edward’s incredible, larger-than-life stories thrill everyone around him.
Overflowing with heart, humor and BIG FISH is an extraordinary musical that reminds us why we love going to the theatre – for an experience that’s richer, funnier and BIGGER than life itself. Tickets go on sale March 5th and can be purchased online, at the door, or at the Service Center.
Fashion Without Fabric Show
Location | Memorial Student Center, Great Hall
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 go on sale in March and can be purchased online, at the door, or at the Service Center. Hurry, as they sell out quickly!