Parents and Family Weekend

Parents and Family Weekend (PFW) will be held October 12–14, 2018. Blue Hen families of first year and returning students alike look forward to this opportunity to spend time with their student and connect with the University of Delaware tradition.Many family-oriented activities will be held across campus during the weekend, including the Friday night comedy show, this year featuring Jeff Foxworthy.

The popular Indoor Family Fest Tailgate will take place from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday in the Bob Carpenter Center Arena, and at 3:30 p.m., the Fightin’ Blue Hens football team kicks off against the Elon Phoenix. On Sunday from 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m., select campus dining halls will be serving a traditional UD brunch for students, parents and families. Details on these events and more plus information on parking, dining and nearby hotels, may be found on the Parents and Family Weekend website.

Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 10:00am to 3:00pm

Bob Carpenter Center
Bob Carpenter Center, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA

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Students, Academics, Community, Comedy, Families & Parents



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Meaghan Davidson

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