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  Parent & Family Weekend - October 6th - 7th
 

Save a spot in your calendar for fall weather, football, food, photo's, and family! Come join us on campus in beautiful Cache Valley and feel what it means to be an AGGIE. Check back often for updated pricing and information.


Friday, October 6th

USU Women’s Soccer vs. Colorado College
3 p.m. 
Chuck and Gloria Bell Field at approximately 1400 N and 1100 E 

Part of HURD week - the first 100 fans get a free soccer scarf.
Free admission! 

Eat at the Aggie Marketplace in the TSC 
11 a.m. - 8 p.m. 
Taggart Student Center, 2nd Floor
 
For Parent and Family Weekend guests, the regular $10  all-you-can-eat meal is discounted to $8. Children 6-10 years old are $5.50. Children 0-5 years old eat free!

Science Unwrapped: Forest Ecologizt Jim Lutz
7p.m.
Emert Auditorium, Eccles Science Learning Center (ESLC 130)

Dr. Lutz's research focuses on science-based conservation and management of forests in the face of changing climate and demographics.

The Road to Broadway featuring Stephen Karam
7:30 p.m.
Caine Performance Hall

Stephen is an American playwright and screenwriter with many as finalists for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

The Block Logan Film Festival
4 p.m. –  Midnight
Downtown Logan

A unique setting of four historic theatres on a single block is the core of The Block festival, host to an average of 45 selected films each year. The Block strongly emphasizes creating an extraordinary experience for festival goers and artists alike.

Gallery Walk

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Downtown Logan (between 300 North and 100 South, along Main Street and side streets)

Join us for a stroll around Logan’s Historic Downtown. Each Gallery Walk features fantastic art from budding young talent to world class artists.  The store fronts and historic buildings of Logan’s downtown make one large art gallery for the many fascinating art pieces that are displayed.
Free admission!

Historic Downtown Ghost Tours
 7p.m. – 11 p.m.
Downtown Logan

The Bridgerland Storytelling Guild, Cache Theatre Company and Music Theatre West will raise the hair on your neck during your private guided tour into the heart of Logan's Historic Downtown! Each guided tour runs approximately 2 hours and walking distance is about 1/2 mile, so dress to stay warm. Tours run nightly at 7 pm, 8 pm and 9 pm. (Family friendly, but not recommended for small children).

 

Saturday, October 7th

USU Parent & Family Reception
9:00 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Merrill-Cazier Library

Enjoy donuts and locally sourced apple cider as you tour USU's Merrill-Cazier Library. Tours will include a look at the robotic book retrieval system, the Hatch room with authentic medieval furnishings, and the skull of famed grizzly bear Old Ephraim. Free admission.

Pictures on the "Block
A"
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
In-between Old Main and the Quad

Grab the whole family and get your picture taken on the iconic Block A with Big Blue!

USU Campus Tours
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
In-between Old Main and the Quad

The USU Ambassadors will be giving free tours of our beautiful Logan campus.  Enjoy some history, fun facts, and good company!

Pre-Game Meal - Agricultural Products BBQ
Noon - 2 p.m.
Craig Aston Park, 1307 North 800 East, Logan, UT

Parent and Family weekend always consists of a ‘Pre-Game BBQ’ to give Aggie families a boost of energy before the football event. This year we are partnering with the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS) to provide our families with the Agricultural Products Barbecue that has been celebrated for 22 years! Come enjoy Utah corn, beef, dairy, turkey, pork and more when you and your family come to enjoy this Aggie tradition.

Football Game – USU vs. Colorado State 
2:30 p.m.
Maverik Stadium

This is our Tackle Cancer game!

USU Women’s Volleyball vs. Colorado State
 8 p.m.
Wayne Estes Center - East Side of 800 East

The first 100 fans will receive a pink shirt as part of our cancer awareness game.

Eat at the Aggie Marketplace in the TSC 
11 a.m. - 8 p.m. 
Taggart Student Center, 2nd Floor

For Parent and Family Weekend guests, the regular $10 all-you-can-eat meal is discounted to $8. Children 6-10 years old are $5.50. Children 0-5 years old eat free!

Family Days at the Museum of Anthropology (MOA)
10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
USU Campus, Old Main, Room 252
435-797-7545

Come explore cultures and food from around the world!
Free admission!

25th Street Market
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
475 E 2500 N, North Logan, UT 84341 (just outside the North Logan Library)

You'll find practical, fun, and delicious products and fun things to do. Our produce vendors grow their own products -- fresh, wholesome and of course local.  Have a seat beneath a canopy and relax while enjoying a cold drink. 
Free admission!

Gardener’s Market
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
199 N. Main, Logan, UT 84321 (Historic Cache County Courthouse)

Named one of the top 20 Farmers’ Markets in America, we are one of the most popular market in the state of Utah! Join our vibrant community of people shopping, listening to music, visiting and having fun. The Market is not only the best place in Logan to find fresh, locally grown produce, our customers can also stroll through a weekly Fine Arts and Crafts Fair, while sipping on fresh-squeezed lemonade and eating fine pastries.
Free admission!

The Block Logan Film Festival
4 p.m. –  Midnight
Downtown Logan

A unique setting of four historic theatres on a single block is the core of The Block festival, host to an average of 45 selected films each year. The Block strongly emphasizes creating an extraordinary experience for festival goers and artists alike.
Visit the web site loganfilmfest.com for more information.

Historic Downtown Ghost Tours
 7p.m. – 11 p.m.
Downtown Logan

The Bridgerland Storytelling Guild, Cache Theatre Company and Music Theatre West will raise the hair on your neck during your private guided tour into the heart of Logan's Historic Downtown! Each guided tour runs approximately 2 hours and walking distance is about 1/2 mile, so dress to stay warm. Tours run nightly at 7 pm, 8 pm and 9 pm. (Family friendly, but not recommended for small children).


Contra Dance

7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Whittier Center – 290 N 400 E, Logan, UT 84321

Bridger Folk Music Society Cache Valley Folk Dancers present A New England Style Contra Dance. All Dances Taught - Beginners are Welcome.
Cost: $7 suggested donation at the door; $4 12 & under

Sunday, October 8th

USU Women’s Soccer vs. Air Force
1 p.m. 
Chuck and Gloria Bell Field at approximately 1400 N and 1100 E 

Kick for a Cure!  - the first 100 fans will receive pink shirts for cancer awareness.
Free admission!