Family Weekend 2014!

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Family Weekend is finally here and there are tons of events to choose from! Be sure you are registered (cwu.edu/tickets) for this weekend to reserve your spot for most of the activities. Here is a full list of the events happening this weekend:

Friday, May 9
2014 Juried Student Art Exhibition
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. • Sarah Spurgeon Gallery • Free
Annual exhibit sponsored by the Student Artist Collective (SAC) where students receive awards for excellence in their artwork.
http://www.cwu.edu/art/sarah-spurgeon

Family Weekend Check in
3 – 7 p.m.
Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Info Center

Comedy Night featuring Susan Rice with special guest Geoff Lott
8 p.m. SURC Theatre
$3 CWU Students w/ID, $7 general admission

Central Theatre Ensemble presents Les Misérables with dinner package
5:15 p.m. seating at Dakota Café on Pearl St • 7:15 p.m. seating at McConnell Auditorium
$40 per person
Epic, grand and uplifting, LES MISÉRABLES packs an emotional wallop
that has thrilled audiences all over the world.
http://www.cwu.edu/tickets

Les Misérables theatre only
7:30 p.m. • McConnell Auditorium
Reserved and General Admission seating
Adult $20/15 – Senior/Student $18/12 – CWU Student w/ID $7

Saturday, May 10
Family Weekend Check in
9 a.m. – 1 p.m. • SURC Info Center

Farmer’s Market
9 a.m. – 1 p.m. • Downtown Ellensburg
http://www.kittitascountyfarmersmarket.com

Yakima River Float (limited space)
9:45 a.m. check in, Depart SURC/OPR 10 a.m., 2 p.m. return
$30 includes BBQ lunch
http://www.cwu.edu/tickets

Wild Horse Wind Farm (limited space)
9:45 a.m. check in, Depart SURC/East Patio 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. return
$10
http://www.cwu.edu/tickets

Outdoor Zumba
10 a.m. • SURC East Patio • Free

Campus Tours
11 a.m. and 2 p.m. (tentative) • SURC Info Booth

88.1 The Burg Open House
11:15 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. (tentative) • SURC Radio Station

Historic Downtown Ellensburg Tours
11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (tentative)
Must register in advance and reserve ticket online
Groups of about 20 people • Free • Departs from Kittitas County Historical Museum
Discover why Central Washington University is located in Ellensburg, learn about the great Ellensburg fire, and many other interesting facts! Discover architecture, hidden gems, meet merchants and hear about the many events and festivals that make Ellensburg a great home away from home. Reserve your spot online
http://www.cwu.edu/tickets

2014 Juried Student Art Exhibition
1 – 4 p.m. • Sarah Spurgeon Gallery • Free
http://www.cwu.edu/art/sarah-spurgeon

Central Theatre Ensemble presents Les Misérables with dinner package
5:15 p.m. seating at Dakota Café on Pearl St • 7:15 p.m. seating at McConnell Auditorium
$40 per person
Epic, grand and uplifting, LES MISÉRABLES packs an emotional wallop
that has thrilled audiences all over the world.
http://www.cwu.edu/tickets

Les Misérables theatre only
7:30 p.m. • McConnell Auditorium
Reserved and General Admission seating
Adult $20/15 – Senior/Student $18/12 – CWU Student w/ID $7

Sunday, May 11
Mother’s Day Brunch
Menu featuring live music by Eric E
10 a.m. • Holmes Dining, SURC • $10.50 per person–students can use their Connection Card Meal Plan for themselves and their guests

2014 Juried Student Art Exhibition
1 – 4 p.m. • Sarah Spurgeon Gallery • Free
http://www.cwu.edu/art/sarah-spurgeon

Central Theatre Ensemble presents Les Misérables
2 p.m. • McConnell Auditorium
Reserved and General Admission seating
Adult $20/15 – Senior/Student $18/12 – CWU Student w/ID $7
http://www.cwu.edu/tickets


 

Ellensburg lodging information:
http://www.myellensburg.com
http://www.kittitascountychamber.com
http://www.cwu.edu/conference/munson-hall

 

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