Family Day

Family Day will proceed as planned on the practice field, rain or shine. In the event of lightening, there may be
activities delayed until the scattered storms pass through the area. We hope to see you this afternoon! Go Bears!!

Family Day

Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 27, 2014 


9:00 am-3:00 pm (Bruce Street)

  • Purchased tailgating spots only except for the Farris Center parking lot, a first come first serve free tailgating area

Residence Life Open House

10:30 am-1:30 pm

Campus Tours

10:30 am-1:30 pm (Meet under tents in front of Student Center)


11:00 am-3:00 pm (Practice Field-corner of Farris Rd. and Bruce St.)

  • FREE cotton candy, funnel cakes, nachos, sno cones, and popcorn

Entertainment and Attractions

11:00 am-3:00 pm (Practice Field)

  • Inflatable obstacle course, space ball, spin art, rock wall, carnival booth games, and pony rides

***You must sign a waiver at the welcome tent before participating in these events.***

  • 2 open air photo booths with UCA props for family pictures printed on the spot


11:30 am-2:00 pm

  • FREE hamburger, hot dog, and drink

UCA vs. Nicholls State University

Kickoff 3:00 pm

  • Contact Athletic Ticket Office for tickets at 501-852-2234
  • General Admission Adult ticket is $15
  • General Admission Child ticket is $11




Where do I park?

  • There is no designated parking for Family Day.  You are allowed to park in any parking space on campus that is not reserved or a designated handicap space.

Are Bear Facts Day participants welcome?

  • Yes, please come and join the festivities FREE of charge!  If you plan to eat lunch with us, we would appreciate if you bring your meal voucher, so we can keep up with attendance.  We will have a box at the buffet line to collect any vouchers presented.

How much are tickets to the football game?

  • General Admission Adult ticket is $15
  • General Admission Child ticket is $11

How do I buy tickets to the football game?

  • To order tickets, please choose one of the following options:
  1. Call the Athletic Ticket Office at (501) 852-2234 to place your order over the phone.
  2. Stop by the Estes Stadium Ticket Office to purchase them on game day after 11:00 am.
  3. Go online to and place your order online.
  4. Email us at with contact information and what you are interested in.