Family and Friends Weekend

Office of Student Activities


October 25 - 27, 2013

 

Join us for Family & Friends Weekend: October 25-27. This is a great opportunity for you to meet the College community and participate in many exciting events planned for guests of all ages and a chance to explore campus with your student.

There is no charge for the events but we do like you to register for our events. Registration will be open until Tuesday, October 22. (2013 registration closed)

At the registration table, you will receive tickets for meals, admission to the games and other events based on your selected interests. You will receive a confirmation email shortly after submission.

 


 

Friday, October 25

Registration
5:00pm - 7:00pm - Serrick Campus Center
Please let us know that you’ve arrived. At registration, you will pick up all your tickets for the weekend. Changes to the schedule will be available here.


Autumn Nights
6:00pm - 8:00pm - McCann Center
Enjoy a night with pumpkin carving/decorating, face painting, cookie decoration, and other Halloween crafts!


DC Chamber Singers Showdown
7:00pm - Schomburg Auditorium
Students of the DC Chamber Singers present popular music from the ages in this showcase style performance. Including the greatest hits, medleys, and even some audience participation, students share their many talents for a fun filled evening of great music.

 


 

Saturday, October 26th

Registration
9:00am - 11:00am - Serrick Campus Center
Please let us know that you’ve arrived. At registration, you will pick up all your tickets for the weekend. Changes to the schedule will be available here.


Chili Luncheon and Lawn Games
11:00am - 1:00pm - McCann Center


1:00pm
Women’s Soccer: DC vs. Transylvania
Women’s Swimming: DC vs. Ursuline & Urbana
Men’s Swimming: DC vs. Urbana


1:30pm
Football Game: DC vs. Hanover


Leaders Family Farm Corn Maze
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Enjoy your time at Leaders Farm at your convenience. Tickets and maps will be provided for the 15 minute trip from Defiance.


Dinner
5:00pm - 7:00pm - McCann Center


City of Defiance Halloween Parade
7:00pm
Enjoy the Annual Lions Club Parade in Downtown Defiance. Floats, bands, food, and so much more.


Halloween Festival
7:00pm - 9:00pm - McCann Center
Group/pair costume contests, Spooky Foods & Games, and family friendly Halloween movies!

 


 

Sunday, October 27th

Brunch & Bingo
11:00am - 1:00pm - Serrick Dining Hall
Take part of our campus tradition of BINGO.

 


 

Contact

For more information about Family and Friends Weekend, please contact:
Nicole Buccalo, Director of Students Activities, 419-783-2388, nbuccalo@defiance.edu.

To register online, please fill out and submit this form. (2013 registration closed)

 


 

Accommodations

Holiday Inn Express
1148 Hotel Drive | Defiance, OH 43512 | (419) 784-0782

Super 8 Motel
1053 Hotel Drive | Defiance, OH 43512 | (419) 782-8000

Comfort Inn
1068 Hotel Drive | Defiance, OH 43512 | (419) 784-4900

Hampton Inn
1037 Hotel Drive | Defiance, OH 43512 | (419) 784-1515


Dining in Defiance: Click here to see a list of restaurants featured in the Defiance Development & Visitors Bureau.

 

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