Family Weekend

Family Weekend

September 15-16, 2017
Mark your calendar and plan to join us for a fun-filled weekend.

  • Become a part of the Midway University family and celebrate our traditions
  • Meet other Midway Eagle students and families
  • Attend a class with some of Midway’s professors and leaders
  • Learn about study abroad opportunities, career services, and much more
  • Enjoy the City of Midway’s Fall Festival (Saturday and Sunday)
  • Experience Midway’s Equine Teams and meet some of the horses
  • Spend some time exploring the Bluegrass area with your students

Weekend Schedule

Friday, September 15th

4:00 – 6:00 p.m. – Check-In/Registration and Resource Fair in Anne Hart Raymond lobby

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.– Dessert Mixer in Anne Hart Raymond with Dr. John Marsden (University President) and the President’s Advisory Council

7:30 – 9:00 p.m. – Pep Rally in Marshall Gymnasium. Introducing all Midway University Sports and Student Athletes.

Saturday, September 16th

8:00 – 10:00 a.m. – Check-In/Registration in Anne Hart Raymond lobby

9:30 – 10:00 a.m. – Coffee & Pastry Mixer in Anne Hart Raymond lobby

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. – Faculty Spotlight in Anne Hart Raymond. Several Midway University Faculty members will present interesting information in their respective areas.

11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Lunch on the Lawn in front of McManis Student Center. Live music, lawn games, and a photo booth

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. – Equine Demonstration at the Equestrian Center

3:30 – 8:00 p.m. – Annual Midway Fall Festival, attend nearby athletic events, explore the bluegrass region

8:00 – 10:00 p.m. – Bonfire with S’mores & Midway Haunted Tours next to the Soccer Fields

The cost to attend Family Weekend is $15 per person and covers the cost of all food and a t-shirt. Midway University students do not have to pay, only guests attending with them.

Hotel Information
There are a number of hotels in the area. Frankfort is 10 minutes away,  Georgetown is 15 minutes away, and Lexington is 30 minutes away. If you plan to book a hotel room please do so early as this is the Midway Fall Festival weekend and the Keeneland Sales which is a busy time in the Lexington area.


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