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Family Weekend

Oct 05 2018

Oct. 5th - 7th

Campus Wide

Friday October 5 


6 - 8 p.m. -- Ring Ceremony @ Dufford Alumni House

Ring eligible students who purchased a class ring prior to August 10, 2018, will receive their rings at a special ceremony presented by the Newberry College Alumni Association. Invitations will be mailed to eligible students and their families. 


8:30 p.m. – Family Movie on The Quad: Incredibles 2

Mr. Incredible is left home with the kids when Elastigirl becomes the new face of superheroes. 


Saturday October 6 


10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Newberry Oktoberfest

Come celebrate Newberry's German Heritage with us! The festival will feature authentic German cuisine, Two German Biergartens, and plenty of art & craft vendors. Our Rocktoberfest stage will feature polka music, variety hits, and our Best German Costume contest! Once again there will be FREE Kids Activities in Kindertown: Family Fun Zone! We'll also host the Newberry Car Buff's Classic Car Display, this year by the setting of Downtown's original Coca-Cola Mural. And don't forget, the Newberry Oktoberfest is FREE admission! 


1:00 p.m. – Wolf Nation Family Games Tournament 


2 p.m. – 3 p.m. -- Family Weekend Tailgate with the "First Family"

Stop by Yost Portico at Holland Hall (building 15 on the campus map) for free food before the many athletic events scheduled for the day. Meet President Scherrens and his wife, Sandy, and mingle with Student Affairs staff and other Newberry families. 


4 p.m. -- Football vs. Lenoir-Rhyne @ Setzler Field

Support Wolves Football as they engage in a tough regular season matchup against the Bears from Lenoir-Rhyne University. 


Sunday October 7 


10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. -- Worship Service @ Wiles Chapel

Led by our campus pastor, The Rev. Ernie Worman, service will feature Newberry students. 


11:30a.m. - 1:00 p.m. -- Sunday Brunch @ Kaufmann Dining Hall

Wrap up your weekend with Newberry College's famous Sunday afternoon brunch. 


Football Tickets: 

**Discount code for Family Weekend 2018 is FAMILY18. Tickets maybe purchased at With the discount code, Adult will be $10, and children will be $5 with the discount. The discount code will be active until 4:00pm on Friday October 5th, 2018.**

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