July 31, 2013
Online Registration for Samford Family Weekend Starts Aug. 1
Samford University will hold its annual Family Weekend Friday through Sunday, Sept. 27-29, on the campus. Online registration begins Thursday, Aug. 1. For information or to register, please go to www.samford.edu/parents.
The three-day schedule will feature a variety of events each day. Friday highlights include a soccer game against Georgia Southern at 7 p.m. in the soccer stadium; Pie with the President on Ben Brown Plaza, 7-8:30 p.m.; an Alabama Symphony Orchestra SuperPops concert featuring the Three Broadway Divas in Wright Center at 8 p.m.; and a movie on The Quad at 8:30 p.m.
Saturday highlights include the Parents Association Breakfast and Meeting in the Caf, 8:30-9:30 a.m.; a Samford Community Fair and Open Houses in Pete Hanna Center, time to be announced; tailgating and lunch on The Quad at 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; and the Samford football game against Western Carolina in Seibert Stadium, 2 p.m.
Saturday evening is reserved for family time in Birmingham.
Samford will hold its annual Hymn Sing Sunday, Sept. 29, at 2 p.m. in Reid Chapel. Everyone is invited to the Hymn Sing free of charge. Eric Mathis of the Samford School of the Arts will direct the program, and the University Chorale will perform.
Tickets are required to some events. Please check the Samford Family Weekend website for ticket information.