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You are a part of the Aggie Family. Come join us and your student for Homecoming Weekend. You can attend on-campus activities, such as the football game or the Annual Agricultural Products BBQ, or enjoy events happening throughout the Cache Valley community.

We provide four signature events and advertise many additional events happening throughout Cache Valley. You can pick and choose which activities to attend from the following list, according to your family's preference.


Library Family Reception & Tour | Saturday, September 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Merrill-Cazier Library

Enjoy donuts, locally-sourced apple cider, and live music by the Caine String Quartet as you tour USU's Merrill-Cazier Library. Tours will include a look at Special Collections and Archives, including old manuscripts, the legendary bear skull of Old Ephraim, and the Hatch Room with authentic medieval funishings. Tours will also include the robotic book retrieval system, the book stacks and study nooks, and more.

Location: Merrill-Cazier Library
Date: September 28, 2019
Time: 11:30am-12:30pm

Family Pictures on the Block A | Saturday, September 28 from 12:30-2:00 p.m. | Northwest Corner of the Quad

Capture your memories at USU with a family photo on the historic “A” next to Old Main. These pictures are sponsored by Student Orientation and USU Alumni and will be emailed to your family at no cost to you.

Location: "Block A" (Northwest corner of the Quad)
Date: September 28, 2019
Time: 12:30-2:00pm

Family Tailgate Party | Saturday, September 28 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. | Craig Aston Park, 1307 E 800 N in Logan

The College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS) will be hosting their annual Agricultural Products BBQ prior to the Colorado State University football game. All proceeds go to CAAS student scholarships through the Utah Agricultural Leadership Endowment. Enjoy Utah corn, beef, dairy, pork, and more with the Aggie community before the Utah State football game. Visit the CAAS website for more information. Tickets will be available for purchase starting in August online or at the door.

Meal tickets are $13 for adults (11 & older) and $6 for children (3-10 years old). Students with a current USU ID Card are $11. Buy in person, or online (recommended) at https://caas.usu.edu/alumni/ag-bbq. Adults and students will be given a blue wristband, and children will be given a yellow wristband.

Please be on the lookout for our Aggie Parent & Family Weekend signs as you arrive at the BBQ entrance at Craig Aston Park 1307 N. 800 E. Logan, Utah. There will be 35 picnic tables available, first come first serve.  Free parking will be available across the street from Craig Aston Park at the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints parking lot at 720 E 1300 N, Logan, UT 84341. There are also paid-parking locations available around the Stadium.

Location: Craig Aston Park
               1307 E. 800 N. Logan, UT 84321
Date: September 28, 2019
Time: 2:30pm-4:30pm

USU Athletic Facility Tour | Saturday, September 28 at 2:30 p.m. | West Maverik Stadium Center and the Hall of Fame

USU Athletics will show you several of their new facilities, including the West Stadium Center and the Aggie Hall of Fame. Please RSVP for your tour online here and a USU Athletics staff member will contact you with a meeting location and more details.

Date: September 28, 2019
Time: 2:30 p.m.

Aggie Football Game | Saturday, September 28 at 5:30 p.m. | Maverik Stadium

This year our football game will be against Colorado State University. The game will be held on Saturday September 28 and kickoff will be at 5:30pm. Check out our history playing Colorado State and purchase your tickets to the game online. Single game tickets will be available for purchase starting early August. Use the promo code FAMWEEK19 for discounted tickets. Tickets are available for purchase online at www.utahstateaggies.com, calling the Ticket Office at 1-888-USTATE1 or stopping by the Ticket Office Monday-Friday 10:00am-5:00pm.

Discounted tickets are available for families in the general admission, south-wide, or east-side sections. Your student will be admitted to the student section for free with their USU ID card if they have paid their student fees. When purchasing tickets, use the FAMWEEK19 promotion code to receive the discount.

Location: USU Maverik Stadium
Date: September 28, 2019
Time: 5:30pm

Other Campus and Community Events | Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28

There are several events happening on campus and throughout the community. As we learn about events, we will post the information below and you can choose which events to attend depending on your preferences. This year, Parent and Family Weekend coincides with Homecoming Weekend. We've included some of the main Homecoming events below, but feel free to visit our Homecoming website for more events happening that weekend.

 

Eva Kwong Exhibition | Friday, September 27, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Where: Chase Fine Arts Center, Tipetts and Eccles Galleries

 

Aggie Family Reunion | FREE carnival-style event  | Friday, Sept. 27, 2019 |  6:00  pm. | Where: downtown Logan, Utah 

 

One Voice: A Suffrage Celebration | Sep 27, 2019 - 7:30pm | Venue: Daines Concert Hall

 

Civics and Humanities for Non-Majors Theatre Production September 24-28 | 7:30p.m. |Where: Black Box Theatre 

 

Running of the Bulls 5k | The 5k fun run online registration is open on Aug 20th! | Saturday, September 28, 2019  | 8:30a.m. | USU Welcome Center | 890 N 900 E, Logan, UT 84321

Homecoming Parade | September 28, 2019 | 10:00a.m. | Where: Main Street 100 South to 700 North 

 

Block Festival |transform Logan's Theatre District | Saturday, September 28, 2019| | 1:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. | Where: 30 W Center St, Logan, UT 84321

 

Unique Campus Tours  | Trees, Architecture and more | Friday, September 27, 2019 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.| Where: USU Welcome Center | 890 N 900 E, Logan, UT 84321

The Music Man | Theatre Production  | Friday, September 27-29, 2019 | 7:30pm, Friday Sep 27 | 1:30pm Saturday, Sep | Where: Emma Eccles Theatre |43 S Main St Logan, UT 84332

American West Heritage Center | September 24-October 30, 2019 | Friday 3 p.m.-11 p.m. | Saturday 10 a.m.-11 p.m. | Where: 4025 S.hwy 89-91, Wellsville, UT 84339





 

 

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