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Family Weekend—October 7-8, 2022

If you plan to attend Michigan Tech Family Weekend please let us know. Registration is now open.

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Family Weekend is a Michigan Tech tradition held each fall in October. It's a weekend for parents and families to come and visit their students, explore campus, and see the local sights.

Welcome to Family Weekend

Fall is coming and Michigan Tech is looking forward to celebrating events in a safe and healthy way. With that in mind, we are planning Family Weekend for Friday and Saturday, October 7 and 8, in accordance with COVID guidelines at that time.

Join us this year for many outdoor, athletic, visual arts, community, and self-guided events and activities.

    Parking

    Add to Calendar 10/1/2021 10/2/2021 11:59 PM America/Detroit Michigan Tech Family Weekend Family Weekend is a Michigan Tech tradition held each fall in October. It's a weekend for parents and families to come and visit their students, explore campus, and see the local sights. Don't forget to register online at https://goo.gl/forms/TJlxm0MMjhi4uRcn2. Michigan Tech Campus

    Schedule of Events

    Follow Activity Name link for tickets otherwise ticket at the door if applicable. Separate listing for each day if event is multiple days. 

    Friday Events for Family Weekend
    Activity Name Date/Time  Location Cost Website/Notes on Event
    Michigan Tech Trails   Michigan Tech Trails   michigantechrecreation.com/trails/forest
    University Images   Student Development Complex (SDC) N/A  
    A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum   A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum   museum.mtu.edu
    Campus Bookstore   MUB, 1st floor N/A  
    Quincy Mine Tours 8:30am-4:30pm Quincy Mine    
    Saturday Events for Family Weekend
    Activity Name Date/Time  Location Cost Website/Notes on Event
    Michigan Tech Trails   Michigan Tech Trails  

    michigantechrecreation.com/trails/forest

    Quincy Mine Tours  8:30am-4:30pm Quincy Mine  

     

    A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum 9am-5pm A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum  

    museum.mtu.edu

    University Images 10am-5pm Student Development Complex (SDC) N/A  
    Campus Store   MUB, 1st floor N/A  
    Quincy Mine Tours 8:30am-4:30pm Quincy Mine    
    University Images   Student Development Complex (SDC) N/A  

    Parking

    Parking will be FREE at the following locations from 4:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, until 7:00 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 10:

    • All campus meters EXCEPT in Lot 4 by Hillside.
    • Lot 27 off Hwy 41 by the Administration Building.
    • Commuter Lots 9 and 10 West near the Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts. 

    Parking will be FREE at the following location only for the hours of 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 1, in order to catch the shuttle bus down to the waterfront for the Cardboard Boat races:

    • Lot 24 by the Student Development Complex.

    Prior to 4:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, or after 7:00 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 10, you may park and pay at the campus meters or park in the 2-hour limit Lot 22 by the Student Development Complex.

    Local Resources

    Watch for these QR Codes around campus or in the community. Scan with your phone for more self-guided information. 

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