Family Day

Family Day 2016 will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2016

Sample Schedule of Events (Subject to Chage)

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

Campus Tours

12pm-2pm  –  If you’d like a campus tour, you can arrive at the area in front of Bernard Hall during this time for a walking tour of campus by the UCA Admissions Office


Come grab a snack with some free popcorn, cotton candy and sno-cones!

2:00-6:00 pm  –  Practice Field (corner of Farris Road and Bruce Street; see map below)

Entertainment and Attractions

Fun for the whole family! Enjoy one of the many inflatable attractions, play some lawn games, ride a pony or try your hand at the archery shoot! Additionally, there will be other games and crafts for you to participate in.
NOTE: To participate in activities a liability waiver must be signed at the welcome booth.

2:00-6:00 pm  –  Practice Field (see map below)


Satisfy your hunger with a free hamburger or hot dog!

2:30-5:00 pm  –  Crafton Alumni Pavillon  |  Free


2:00 – 6:00 pm  –  Bruce Street (Purchased Tailgating Spots Only)

UCA vs. Samford University

Kickoff TBA  –  Estes Stadium  |  See FAQ below for ticket information

Frequently Asked Questions:

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.

How do I buy tickets to the football game?

  • Family Day priced football tickets will go on sale Thursday September 1, 2016
  • You may purchase up to six tickets at $8 per ticket
  • You can purchase tickets by calling the Ticket Office at (501)852-2234, M-F from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Mention that you would like to purchase “Family Day Tickets
  • You may also go online and purchase tickets at
  • Regular price for General Admission Adult tickets are $15, General Admission Child tickets are $11.

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.

Have other questions? Feel free to email us at

We look forward to seeing you at UCA Family Day 2016