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Family Weekend 2014

September 26th-28th


Family Weekend Events 

Family Weekend at PSU features many fun, family-friendly events! Check out our schedule for Saturday, September 27th:

10am: Brunch with President Scott in Russ Hall (second floor, outside the President's Office)
11am-1pm: Carnival at Gorilla Village
11am-1pm: GorillaFest at Gorilla Village
1pm-2pm: Pep Rally
2pm: Football Game at Carnie Smith Stadium (tickets must be purchased individually through the Ticket Office)

All events sponsored by Campus Activities Center are free and open to all PSU students and their families.

Bryant Student Health Center 5K/1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

The Bryant Student Health Center will be sponsoring our annual "Run For Your Life" 5K/ 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk again this year.  This event is FREE and non-competitive - your choice of jogging or walking the course…just lace up your shoes and bring your family! Free backpack giveaways and refreshments to participants. Event will be held Saturday, September 27, 2014. Registration begins at the Bryant Student Health Center at 7:30 and the Fun Run/Walk starts at 8:00am.

Visit the Student Heath Center website for more information: http://www.pittstate.edu/office/health/

Athletic Events

One of the highlights of a Pitt State Family Weekend is the chance to watch the Gorillas compete in various athletic events, including football and volleyball.

Visit the Pitt State Ticket Office for more information.



Lodging Information

Book early! Pittsburg Area hotels sell out quickly during special events!

Comfort Inn & Suites
4009 Parkview Drive Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
(620) 231-8800

Holiday Lodge
2701 North Broadway Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
(620) 231-1350

Lamplighter Inn & Suites
4020 Parkview Drive • Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
(620) 231-8700 
Super 8
3108 North Broadway Pittsburg, Kansas 66762
(620) 232-1881 • 1-800-800-8000 

Holiday Inn Express and Suites
4011 Parkview Drive Pittsburg, Kansas 66762

(620) 231-1177 • 1-800-465-4329