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  Parent & Family Weekend
  September 21-23, 2018
 

We provide four signature events and advertise many additional events happening throughout Cache Valley. You can pick and choose which activities you wish to attend.


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Friday, September 21st

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! Make sure to mention that you are visiting for Parent & Family Weekend.

Vintage Market Days
10 a.m. 
Cache County Fairgrounds, 450 S 500 W, Logan UT
Cost: $5
 
Come spend the day or even the weekend with us at Vintage Market Days! You will be able to shop over 200 of the most amazing vintage, handmade, antique, clothing and jewelry vendors in the US. Food trucks and live music each day as well.

Cache Valley Parade of Homes
12 p.m. 
Cache Valley & Surrounding Areas
Cost: $12
 
Check out the latest in home building designs, floor plans, interior, and landscaping design brought to you by the Cache Valley Home Builders Association.

USU Women's Soccer - vs. UNLV
4 p.m. 
Chuck and Gloria Bell Field
Free Admission 

Corn Maze - American West Heritage Center
3 p.m. - 11 p.m. 
4025 S. Highway 89, Wellsville, UT 84339
Adults: $7 / USU Students (w/ID): $6 / Kids (ages 3-11): $5 
 
Bring in the fall at American West Heritage Center with our Corn Maze on the Farm for some family fun. Visitors can walk through the corn maze, play in the bounce house and participate at the BB gun range. New this year, they have Giant Connect Four, Corn Hole, and so much more . Don’t forget to ride the spooky train and the ponies.

Oklahoma! by Music Theater West 
7:30 p.m. 
Ellen Eccles Theater, 43 S Main Street
Cost: $17 to $25
 
Music Theatre West presents this American Musical classic. Set in Western Indian Territory just after the turn of the 20th Century, the spirited rivalry between the local farmers and cowboys provides the backdrop for the love story between Curly, a handsome cowboy, and Laurey, a beautiful farm girl.

 

Saturday, September 22nd

USU Library Reception
9:00 a.m. - 10 a.m. 
Merrill-Cazier Library
Free

Enjoy USU's own apple cider freshly pressed from our orchards, and donuts 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. - Noon
In-between Old Main and the Quad
Free

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

USU Campus Tours
10 a.m. - Noon
In-between Old Main and the Quad
Free

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

USU Organic Farm - Harvest Festival
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
1750 N. 800 E., North Logan, UT 85341
Adult: $5 / Children (18 & under): FREE

Celebrate the fall harvest with the USU Student Organic Farm. Enjoy games, food, and music, pet sheep and goats and watch a team of horses prep our field to plant the fall cover crop. This is a fundraising event and all proceeds benefit the student farm. Each Adult payment receives a pumpkin!

Pre-Game Meal - Agricultural Products BBQ
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Craig Aston Park, 1307 North 800 East, Logan, UT
Adult (11 & older): $13 / Children (3-10): $6 / USU Students (w/current ID): $11

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) and their annual Agricultural Products Barbecue that has been celebrated for 23 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. Air Force 
8:15 p.m.
Maverik Stadium
$17 - $23 

This game will be a "Whiteout", so be sure to wear your fighting white! Broadcast live on ESPN2.
Discount Tickets for Parent & Family Weekend


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! Make sure to mention that you are visiting for Parent & Family Weekend.

Walk to End Alzheimer's
8:30 a.m.
Merlin Olsen Central Park, 300 E Center Street, Logan UT
Registration for the walk is free

The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's event is a great opportunity to help spread awareness for Alzheimer's and raise money that will go towards finding a cure for the disease. Bring your family and join the community as we Walk to End Alzheimer's. 


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 markets 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!

Vintage Market Days
10 a.m. 
Cache County Fairgrounds, 450 S 500 W, Logan UT
Cost: $5
 
Come spend the day or even the weekend with us at Vintage Market Days! You will be able to shop over 200 of the most amazing vintage, handmade, antique, clothing and jewelry vendors in the US. Food trucks and live music each day as well.

Corn Maze - American West Heritage Center
10 a.m. - 11 p.m. 
4025 S. Highway 89, Wellsville, UT 84339
Adults: $7 / USU Students (w/ID): $6 / Kids (ages 3-11): $5 
 
Bring in the fall at American West Heritage Center with our Corn Maze on the Farm for some family fun. Visitors can walk through the corn maze, play in the bounce house and participate at the BB gun range. New this year, they have Giant Connect Four, Corn Hole, and so much more . Don’t forget to ride the spooky train and the ponies.

Harvest Market at Rockhill
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. 
Rockhill Creamery, 563 S State Street, Richmond, UT

Rockhill Creamery is located in Richmond, a small town in Northern Utah's beautiful Cache Valley. Live music, and crafts. Come meet the cows, peek in the aging cave, and shop for local cheese, bread, produce, and more.

Cache Valley Parade of Homes
12 p.m. 
Cache Valley & Surrounding Areas
Cost: $12
 
Check out the latest in home building designs, floor plans, interior, and landscaping design brought to you by the Cache Valley Home Builders Association.


Mormon Tabernacle Choir

2 p.m. - 4 p.m. & 7:30 pm - 9:30 p.m. 
Chase Fine Arts Center, Daines Concert Hall
Contact CCA Box Office for more details: 435-797-9203 or ccainfo@usu.edu 
Price: $15 - $30 (USU Students: $5)

For more than a century, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has given voice to the hopes, joys, trials, and triumphs of people around the world. This 360-member chorus of men and women, all volunteers, has performed at World’s Fairs and expositions, at inaugurations of U.S. presidents, in acclaimed concert halls from Australia and Europe to Asia and the Middle East, on television broadcasts, and now on YouTube and Facebook. The choir has even been referred to as "America's Choir," as a result of their high standard of popular choral music.

Oklahoma! by Music Theater West 
7:30 p.m. 
Ellen Eccles Theater, 43 S Main Street
Cost: $17 to $25
 
Music Theatre West presents this American Musical classic. Set in Western Indian Territory just after the turn of the 20th Century, the spirited rivalry between the local farmers and cowboys provides the backdrop for the love story between Curly, a handsome cowboy, and Laurey, a beautiful farm girl.

SNC Canyon Jams: Hectic Hobo 
7 p.m. (opening set)
8 p.m. (headliner) 

Second Dam, Logan Canyon
Cost: $10 (general admission), $8 (student/senior), and FREE for Children age 12 and younger
 
The Canyon Jams Concert Series connects music lovers with the great outdoors by hosting vibrant live concerts that feature music from "roots" traditions such as folk, blues, and americana in a picturesque mountain venue. Bring a picnic, lounge by the river at the Nature Center, and enjoy the show!

Little Bloomsbury Arts Festival & Concert Series 
2 p.m. - 10 p.m. 
200 N 200 E Logan, UT
FREE
 
Multicultural Pioneer Street Fair at Chinese Moon Festival. Free food, entertainment and enrichment. Concert by John Knudson (violin) & Jason Tonioli (piano). 

 

Sunday, September 23rd

USU Women's Soccer - vs. Nevada
1 p.m. 
Chuck and Gloria Bell Field
Free Admission