Family Day

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Schedule of Events

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!!


Come grab a snack with some free popcorn and cotton candy!

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, have your picture taken at the photo booth or get your face painted! Additionally, there will be other games and activities for you to participate in provided by the UCA Confucius Institute and STEM Residential College.
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 (or while supplies last)  –  Crafton Alumni Pavillon  |  Free


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

UCA vs. Samford University

Kickoff 6:00 PM  –  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 Monday September 5, 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
    • Regular price for General Admission Adult tickets are $15, General Admission Child tickets are $11.
    • Family Day Tickets are General Admission seating.
Click here to purchase Football Tickets Online

Have other questions? Feel free to email us at

We look forward to seeing you at UCA Family Day 2016