Family Weekend

The campus of Augustana University sits on 100 acres in the center of the state's largest city.

Event Details


Date: September 29 - October 1, 2017

Location: Augustana University, Sioux Falls, South Dakota


Friday, Sept. 29 - Sunday, Oct. 1

We welcome parents and family members of all students, freshmen through seniors, to spend a weekend on the campus with their sons and daughters.

Friday, Sept. 29

  • 10 a.m. Worship, Chapel of Reconciliation
  • 3 p.m. Rendezvous, Back Alley
  • 6 p.m. Viking Volleyball vs. Bemidji State, Elmen Center
  • 7:30 p.m. Augustana Theatre presents "Pinocchio," Edith Mortenson Center Theatre
  • 9 p.m. Mind Reading with Comedian Eric Dittelman, Kresge Recital Hall

Saturday, Sept. 30

  • 11 a.m. Family Weekend Tailgating Party including free lunch and ticket giveaway, Augieville near Kirkeby-Over Stadium
  • 1 p.m. Viking Football vs. Wayne State, Kirkeby-Over Stadium. Wear gold!
  • 2:30 p.m. Augustana Theatre presents "Pinocchio," Edith Mortenson Center Theatre
  • 1-4 p.m. "A Viking Inside: The Art of David Wolter," alumni cartoonist, Eide/Dalrymple Gallery
  • 5 p.m. Viking Volleyball vs. University of Minnesota Crookston, Elmen Center
  • 7:30 p.m. Augustana Theatre presents "Pinocchio," Edith Mortenson Center Theatre
  • 7:30 p.m. Cookies & Canvas, Back Alley

Sunday, Oct. 1

  • 11 a.m. Family Weekend Worship, Chapel of Reconciliation
  • Noon Lunch, Ordal Dining Hall
  • 2:30 p.m. Augustana Theatre presents "Pinocchio," Edith Mortenson Center Theatre

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