Family Weekend

September 20-22, 2019

REGISTER NOW REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS

Family Weekend is a time for families to experience Bradley. Families can enjoy movies together, battle on the Markin Center basketball courts, share a picnic on the quad and cheer on the Braves.

Family Weekend Highlights include:

  • Entertainment
  • Family Weekend Picnic
  • Bradley Athletics
  • Annual Fellows Pancake Breakfast
  • Campus info sessions and tours

Deadlines:

Priority Registration Deadline:

Monday August 26, 2019 by 5:00pm CT
(This is your only chance to purchase a Family Weekend t-shirt!)

Regular Registration Deadline:

Friday, September 6, 2019 by 5:00pm CT
(This is your final chance to pre-purchase Family Weekend tickets, prices on a la cart items may be higher. A few events will allow for on-site purchases)

Family Weekend T-Shirts

T-shirts are available for purchase for $12. Youth large and adult sizes available. No Shirts will be available for sale after Monday, August 26, 2019.

Family Weekend Ticket Pricing

This year we are once again happy to offer all-access package pricing as well as a la cart options. Please review our pricing below or on the registration link above. Each Family member can purchase a package or select a-la-cart ticked items. Please note pricing information for your Bradley student! All prices are per person.

Packages By 5pm 8/26/19 By 5pm 9/6/19 Details
Family Member Package with Shirt $40.00 Not Available Includes multiple entertainment options on Friday and Saturday evening, breakfast Saturday, volleyball ticket, t-shirt, Markin Center access for length of Family Weekend and All Access souvenir bracelet and Bradley foldaway tote bag.
Family Member Package without Shirt $30.00 $30.00 Includes multiple entertainment options on Friday and Saturday evening, breakfast Saturday, volleyball ticket, Markin Center access for length of Family Weekend and All Access souvenir bracelet and Bradley foldaway tote bag.
Bradley Student with Shirt $25.00 Not Available Includes multiple entertainment options on Friday and Saturday evening, breakfast Saturday, t-shirt and all access souvenir bracelet Bradley foldaway tote bag.
Bradley Student without Shirt $15.00 $15.00 Includes multiple entertainment options on Friday and Saturday evening, breakfast Saturday and all access souvenir bracelet and Bradley foldaway tote bag.
A La Cart Items By 5pm 8/26/19 By 5pm 9/6/19 Details
Night Out in Peoria $20.00 $20.00 Not included with packages. Check out the hottest attractions in downtown Peoria and reserve your spot at Gone in 60 Escape Rooms or Gone Axe Throwing for Saturday Night! We will provide bus transportation all night between Bradley's campus and the warehouse district. Sponsored by the Parent’s Association. Space is limited! Price is per person.
Fellows Breakfast $5.00 $6.00 Entrance for one to breakfast on Saturday. Also available at the door for $6.00 cash or check only. Proceeds directly benefit Easter Seals of Peoria!
Volleyball Ticket $4.00 $5.00 Entrance to volleyball game Saturday at 2pm. Bradley Students do not need a ticket! Tickets available through the ticket office on day of game.
Markin Weekend Pass $10.00 $12.00 Entrance to Markin Center for the weekend. Markin Guest Passes can also be purchased at the door for $5 per day.
Tshirt $12.00 Not Available Sizes available: Youth Large; Adult: XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL

Tentative Family Weekend Schedule

*Schedule may be subject to change*

Friday September 20, 2019 Time Event
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Family Weekend Headquarters Open
7:00 pm Entertainment Option 1- Carnival Show
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Entertainment Option 2- Trivia Night
9:00 pm Entertainment Option 3 - ACBU Outdoor Cinema Toy Story 4
Saturday, September 21, 2019 Time Event
8:00 am - 11:00 am Fellow's Pancake Breakfast
8:00 am - 12:00 am Family Weekend Headquarters Open
10:00 am - 9:00 pm Markin Recreation Center Open
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Fraternity and Sorority Life Informational Session
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Family Weekend Picnic and Pep Rally featuring local restaurants. All food purchases are a la cart. Cash is recommended. No advance ticket necessary!
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Family Weekend Headquarters Open
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Cram the Coliseum! Bradley Volleyball game
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Family Fitness Fastbreak- Mini fitness classes, basketball, volleyball, pickleball, badminton, soccer. Open free play at Markin Recreation Center.
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm ACBU: Cinema Yesterday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm Night Out in Downtown Peoria- pre-purchase your admission to the hottest entertainment in town: Gone in 60 Escape Room or Gone Axe Throwing and enjoy downtown Peoria with your family! Bus transportation will be provided. You are welcome to enjoy the restaurants downtown before or after your reserved entertainment.
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Entertainment: Comedian Monroe Martin (show starts at 8pm and repeats at 9:30pm). Cash bar and snacks available one hour before show and during intermission for show 2.
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm ACBU Cinema Toy Story 4
9:30 pm - 11:30 pm Entertainment: Comedian Monroe Martin (show 2). Cash bar and snack available before show.
Sunday, September 22, 2019 Time Event
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Pettengill-Morron House Museum Tours - The Peoria Historical Society is pleased to offer Bradley Families the chance to tour Pettengill-Morron House Museum at 1212 W Moss. Tours and ghost stories will occur at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00 and 11:30. The cost per person will be $10, or maximum of $20 per family.