Family Weekend

Schedule of events

University Spirit Store: 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Purchase the latest in Wingate University apparel. There is something for the whole family!

Location: 209 N Main St. Wingate, NC

 

Clambake: 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Enjoy all-you-can-eat seafood, great company, and a live auction while supporting our student-athletes. Proceeds from the auction support Wingate athletics, and the Wingate University Bulldog Club Facebook page will give you a sneak peek at what’s available.

Location: Campus Lake
 

Adult Tickets: $25 // Student/Child Tickets: $15

Movie Night: 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Catch tonight’s feature film, Peter Rabbit, under the stars in the amphitheater. Bring your own snacks, or grab a bite from a food truck, while supplies last.

Location: The Amphitheater 


Admission is free

 

 

REgister & Purchase Tickets

Purchase reserved Seating Tickets

Register for events and purchase tickets before Sept. 7

Schedule of events

Bulldog Stampede: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Men’s race begins at 9:30 a.m.; women’s race begins at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Cross Country Course behind the Soccer Field


Admission is free

University Update: 11 a.m. to Noon

Would you like to hear more about all of the great things happening at Wingate? Join a discussion with President Rhett Brown and Provost Helen Tate for the inside scoop!

Location: The George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center


Admission is free, but registration is required

Family Mixer: Noon to 1:30 p.m.

Once a Bulldog, always a Bulldog! Come get to know the other members of your Bulldog family during our mixer. One student/child is free with a paying adult, so bring the whole family and enjoy lunch on the lawn.

Location: The George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center Lawn


$15 Adults // Student free with paying adult

Breakout! Choose your Adventure: 2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Part 1 (choose one)

W’International Love
One of the most beloved, life-altering experiences in a young Bulldog’s life can be participation in a W’International program. Come hear first-hand accounts from students about their recent travels and what they learned. The Office of International Programs will also be on hand to answer questions about study abroad opportunities. Admission is free, but registration is required

Location: The George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center, Recital Hall

Internships, Resumes, and Jobs; Oh my!
What are the benefits of having an internship? What are the characteristics of a strong resume? Come hear Lori Brasile, Assistant Director of Internships and Career Services, discuss how Wingate prepares students for life beyond the Gate. Admission is free, but registration is required

Location: The George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center, Vocal Hall


 

University Spirit Store: 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Purchase the latest in Wingate University apparel. There is something for the whole family!

Location: 209 N Main St. Wingate, NC

Breakout! Choose your Adventure: 2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Part 2 (choose one)

Parent Confidential
Having a child in college can present a unique set of challenges, but you are not navigating them alone. Join this open discussion with other parents, facilitated by the Office of Counseling Services, to learn how to embrace and empower your budding young adult. Admission is free, but registration is required

Location: The George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center, Recital Hall

(Campus) Life is what you make it!
The ways you can spend your time outside of the classroom are as diverse as our student body. Join Tommy Severin and Michaela Tuesburg from the Office of Residence Life & Involvement to learn more about all of the great organizations and activities that WU has to offer for a unique and rewarding college experience.
Admission is free, but registration is required

Location: The George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center, Vocal Hall

Bulldog Walk: 3:45 p.m.

Location: Football Tailgate area

Family Tailgate: 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Come enjoy snacks, games, and the company of other Bulldog families at the Family Tailgate! There is no better place to hang out before the football game.

Location: Irwin Belk Stadium


Admission is free, but registration is required

*Football Box Office Opens, Irwin Belk Stadium at 4 p.m.

Women’s Soccer Game: 5 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Wingate vs. Tusculum

Location: Pride Park


Admission is free

Football Game: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Wingate vs. Lenoir-Rhyne

Location: Irwin Belk Stadium


$16 Reserved Seating
$12 Adult General Admission
$8 Student General Admission (non-Wingate, K-college)
5 & under, free

Men's Soccer Game: 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Wingate vs. Tusculum

Location: Pride Park


Admission is free