UCA Family Day

UCA will host Family Day on Saturday, Oct. 11. The families of all UCA students, faculty and staff are invited to take part in the festivities.

Event Schedule

10 a.m.?2 p.m.

Freshman Honors College Brunch, East McCastlain Hall

Freshman Honors College students and parents are invited to a brunch coordinated by the Honors College. For more information, call Glenda Middleton (501) 450-5295.

2 p.m.

Planetarium Shows, Lewis Science Center Room 010

Explore the universe at the UCA Planetarium. One show, approximately 45 minutes, will be presented during the day beginning at 2 p.m. Seating is limited to 60 people. Sign up will be at the Welcome Center on the football practice


4 p.m.?5:30 p.m.

Bear Paws and Maws Tailgate, football practice field

UCA Alumni Association welcomes all family members to a tailgate sponsored by Sonic Drive-In. The tailgate is free to all alumni association members and $5 for non-members. Reservations can be made prior to Oct. 9 by contacting Jan Newcomer at (501) 450-3130 or email alumni@mail.uca.edu.

2 p.m.?6 p.m.

Entertainment, football practice field

A wide variety of entertainment will be provided free of charge. Activities include a live band, balloon art, spray paint art, snow cones, cotton candy, face painting, caricature drawings, inflatable games, and much more! The campus bookstore will have UCA merchandise for sale.

(Rain Location ? UCA Farris Center)

3 p.m.?4 p.m.

Music Dept. Showcase, Reynolds Performance Hall

A special Family Day performance will feature our award-winning concert choir and music faculty.

6 p.m.

UCA vs. Southern Arkansas University, Estes Stadium

Watch the UCA Bears battle the SAU Muleriders in what is sure to be a hard-hitting, fun-filled game. For ticket information, contact Heather Harmon at (501) 450-3137. UCA students, faculty and staff with UCA ID and children under school age are admitted free.