Family Weekend Events


Click here to view a PDF of the printed Schedule of Events for Parents' Weekend 2016.

The Event Submission form for Family Weekend 2017 is available now! If you would like your event to be featured on this page and/or our printed schedules, please fill out the form here: Family Weekend Event Submission Form. The following events are confirmed for Family Weekend 2017. Additional campus and community events will be added as we receive them. 

Signature Events are indicated with an asterisk (*). To find out if your event qualifies as a Signature Event, please see the Event Submission Form in the above paragraph. 

Corps of Cadets hosts several reviews and awards ceremonies throughout Family Weekend. These events are still to be determined.

Parking information for Family Weekend 2017 will be available on this page in March. 

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 7

Aggie Ring Day*
Clayton W. Williams, Jr. Alumni Center
Thousands of Aggies, family, and friends gather at the Clayton W. Williams, Jr. Alumni Center on Aggie Ring Day to celebrate achieving an academic milestone and receiving the most visible symbol of the Aggie Network: the Aggie Ring. Visit AggieNetwork.com/Ring.

Aggie Moms' Boutique*
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2nd Floor, Memorial Student Center
Aggie Gift and Craft Fair presented by the Aggie Moms' Clubs

Who's Who Awards Ceremony*
3:30 PM
Rudder Exhibit Hall
Students selected for Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges have excelled as members of the Texas A&M University community through their contributions in leadership, service, campus activities, and academic achievement. The Who's Who Ceremony is a chance to celebrate these recipients' achievements with their family and friends. Students receiving this award have received prior notification.

Women’s Tennis*
4:00 PM
Mitchell Tennis Center, Vanderbilt, $
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Softball*
6:00 PM
Aggie Softball Complex, Oklahoma State, $
Click here for tickets. 

Baseball*
6:30 PM
Blue Bell Park, Auburn, $
Click here for tickets.

Family Weekend Shabbat Dinner*
6:30 PM
Chabad Jewish Student Center, 201 Live Oak St, College Station, TX
Hosted by Chabad Jewish Student Center, come experience the warmth of Chabad! A donation of $18 is suggested to attend. 

Aggie Family Game Night*
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Student Recreation Center
Family Weekend Committee and Texas A&M Rec Sports are excited to invite you to Aggie Family Game Night! This event will feature board games, dominoes, bingo, and much more! Join us for a night of family fun!  

Yell Practice*
10:00 PM
Kyle Field
Join the Yell Leaders and Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band as you experience a Fightin’ Texas Aggie Yell Practice!

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 8

Aggies Abroad Breakfast*
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building (ILSB) 
Study Abroad Programs Office sponsors a breakfast each year on Family Weekend. The event is free and open to the public. The event is designed to provide students and parents with the opportunity to speak with our advising staff during breakfast then view a presentation and hear from a student panel. Please RSVP by March 31st at http://tamu.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_cZL2BmdsmkV8LD7. Vegetarian, Dairy, and Gluten Free options will be provided.

Mays Business School Open House*
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Wehner Building (WCBA) Lobby
Parents and families of Mays Business School and Texas A&M University are invited to attend an open house showcasing the activities and opportunities offered by Mays Business School. Beverages and refreshments will be provided.

Aggie Ring Day*
Clayton W. Williams, Jr. Alumni Center
Thousands of Aggies, family, and friends gather at the Clayton W. Williams, Jr. Alumni Center on Aggie Ring Day to celebrate achieving an academic milestone and receiving the most visible symbol of the Aggie Network: the Aggie Ring. Visit AggieNetwork.com/Ring.

Aggie Moms' Boutique*
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2nd Floor, Memorial Student Center
Aggie Gift and Craft Fair presented by the Aggie Moms' Clubs 

Texas A&M Spring Football Game*
1:00 PM
Kyle Field 

Softball*
1:00 PM
Aggie Softball Complex, Oklahoma State, $ 
Click here for tickets. 

Baseball*
2:00 PM
Blue Bell Park, Auburn, $
Click here for tickets.

Biological and Agricultural Engineering Spring Awards and Scholarship Banquet
5:30 PM
Best Western Premiere, Bryan, TX, $
The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering recognizes students in the program and awards scholarships, in the presence of their families and friends. Students receiving awards have received prior notification. 

SUNDAY, APRIL 9

Buck Weirus Spirit Award Ceremony*
11:00 AM
Clayton W. Williams Alumni Center
The Buck Weirus Spirit Award recognizes those students who make contributions to the university through participation in student organizations, Aggie traditions and university events. The Buck Weirus Spirit Award Ceremony is an opportunity to celebrate the award recipients' achievements with their family, friends, and the Aggie Network. Students receiving this award have received prior notification. 

Women’s Tennis*
12:00 PM
Mitchell Tennis Center, Kentucky, $
Click here for tickets.

Softball*
12:00 PM
Aggie Softball Complex, Oklahoma State, $ 
Click here for tickets. 

Baseball*
1:00 PM
Blue Bell Park, Auburn, $
Click here for tickets.