Family Weekend

October 10-11, 2020

Family Weekend 2020 will be virtual this year! On October 9-11, we invite all Gusties and their family members, wherever they are, to join us to celebrate. 

All Weekend

Virtual Tour

The Admission Office does outstanding work showcasing our beautiful campus and showing you a bit more of what makes Gustavus special. Click this link anytime for a virtual tour!

Social Media Contest

We'd love to see how your family is participating in Virtual Family Weekend, so share your photos and videos on Instagram, and tag and follow @Gustavuscao

One lucky Gustie will win a $50 Amazon gift card!

Saturday, October 10

Virtual Bingo - 6 p.m.

Bingo is an all-time Gustie favorite, especially during Family Weekend! Join us for some virtual community and fun with this classic game.

Virtual Trivia - 8 p.m.

Gusties can’t get enough Trivia! Join your Gustie to showcase your expertise on music, pop culture, history, and TV shows!

Click on the Zoom links (forthcoming) for both events to access two hours of both Bingo and Trivia, and win some amazing prizes:

Virtual Info Sessions

Details forthcoming

  • Nobel Conference 2020: Cancer in the Age of Biotechnology 
  • Career Development: First Term Seminar
  • History of Gustavus

Last Year's Family Weekend Events
Date Event
Oct 5, 2019 1011 a.m. Climate Changed: Facing our Future (Family Weekend 2019) Dining Room, Jackson Campus Center
1011 a.m. City Tour (Family Weekend 2019) Flags
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Admission Gustie Day (Family Weekend 2019) Crowns Room, Jackson Campus Center
11 a.m. to noon City Tour (Family Weekend 2019) Flags
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch Break and Gus the Mascot Photobooth (Family Weekend 2019) Young Dining Room, Jackson Campus Center
12 p.m. Trivia (Family Weekend 2019) Café
12 p.m. Sculpture Walking Tour (Family Weekend 2019) at Three Flags
23 p.m. Nobel Hall Tour (Family Weekend 2019) Hall
35 p.m. Weekend Movie: Toy Story 4 (Family Weekend 2019) Hall 103
34 p.m. Human Bubble Soccer (Family Weekend 2019) Football Stadium
56 p.m. Bingo and Pizza (Family Weekend 2019) Eckhoff Alumni Hall, Johnson Student Union
89 p.m. Pop the Comic Illusionist (Family Weekend 2019)Faörling Recital Hall, Fine Arts Building
810 p.m. Weekend Movie : Toy Story 4 (Family Weekend 2019) Hall 103
Oct 6, 2019 10:3011:30 a.m. Holy Communion Worship Service (Family Weekend 2019) Chapel
10:3011:30 a.m. 2019 Family Weekend Chapel Service Chapel
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Á La Carte Lunch (Family Weekend) Young Dining Room, Jackson Campus Center
noon Women's Soccer at St. Olaf, Minn.
23:30 p.m. 2019 Family Weekend Showcase Concert Chapel
Oct 9, 2019 4 p.m. Men's Soccer vs. St. Olaf Peter, Minn.