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Idaho State University

Friday, September 27

8 am - 8 pm

Family Weekend Check-in

  • Pick up tickets, vouchers, and shirts
  • Family Weekend shirts avilable for purchase $10

Pond Student Union
Campus Connection

10 am - 6 pm

Free Admission to Idaho Museum of Natural History

  • View exhibits which include the famous buzzsaw sharks of Idaho or Discover the Natrualist Within, a Journey with Edson Fichter

Idaho Museum of Natural History
Next to Pond Student Union

11:30 am - 1 pm

Lunch at Turner Dining Commons

  • $5 per person-students on meal plans which include meals per semester may use one of their meals for this lunch

Turner Dining Commons

1 - 2 pm

ISU Alumni Panel: How Involvement at ISU Can Shape Your Future

  • Come meet alumni and learn how involvement at ISU shaped their future and what you can do to ensure success at ISU and beyond

Pond Student Union
Salmon River Suite (3rd level)

2 - 4 pm

Tie Dye at the Craft Shop

  • Come to the Craft Shop and tie dye a white t-shirt in Bengal colors! Tshirt sizes are limited to first come, first serve.

Pond Student Union
Craft Shop (1st level)

3 - 4:30 pm

Alpine Tower Challenge Course

  • Join ISU's Outdoor Advetnure Centre (OAC) staff at this challenge course with a 30 foot swing & climbing structure
  • All ages and abilities are welcome

1320 Barton Rd., Pocatello, ID

4 pm

Women's Soccer vs. Portland State University

  • $3 discounted tickets available with Family Weekend
  • ISU Students are always free with Bengal ID

Davis Field

4 - 5 pm

Faculty Art Show Reception

  • View work from ISU's talented faculty, light refreshments served

Fine Arts Building
Davis Gallery

5:30 - 7 pm

ROAR Family Dinner

  • $8/per person 13+
  • $4/per person 12 and under

Pond Student Union
Dining Area (2nd level)

7 - 9 pm

SAB Bingo

  • Enjoy ISU's world famous bingo with your student and try your luck at winning awesome prizes

Pond Student Union
Ballroom

 

7 & 9:45 pm

FREE MOVIE Men In Black: International PG-13

Pond Student Union
Bengal Theater

 

7:30 pm

Last Train to Nibroc

  • $10/per person
  • $7/ISU student

Stephens Performing Arts Center
Black Box Theatre

7:30 pm - 1 am

Games Center-FREE bowling and billiards with Family Weekend voucher 

Pond Student Union 
Games Center

Saturday, September 28

8 am - Noon

Family Weekend Late Check-in

Pond Student Union
Campus Connection Desk

8 am

Idaho State University Cross Country Invitational

  • Free pancake breakfast 8-8:45 am
  • Men's 6K at 9 am
  • Women's 6K at 9:30 am
  • Alumni 3K at 10:15 am 

Centennial XC Course 
1783 Alvin Ricken Dr., Pocatello, ID

8 am - 1 pm

Campus Recreation Admission

  • Get your fitness on and take advantage of our state of the art fitness facility

Campus Recreation 
Reed Gym

8 - 8:55 am

Body Sculpt

  • This class blends your body weight, hand weights, bands, and other equipment for a head-to-toe strength-training workout that tones muscles and burns calories while sculpting your body.

Campus Recration
Reed Gym

9 - 10 am

Yoga

  • Certified instructors provide instruction that draws from several styles of yoga and provide a workout for all skill levels

Campus Recration
Reed Gym

11 am - 1 pm

Learn to Climb at the ISU Climbing Wall

  • Our climbing wall has 5,500 square feet of climbable space making it the most expansive wall in the region and one of the largest at any university

Campus Recration Climbing Wall
Reed Gym

9 am - Noon

Family Day-Make Your Own Toys at the Idaho Museum of Natural History

  • Get hands on with science and learn how to make high school and middle school approved toys including black and orange bouncy balls (polymer chemistry), hovercraft, and ping pong ball shooters

Idaho Museum of Natural History
Next to Pond Student Union 

12:30 - 3 pm

Football Tailgate Party

  • $5 per person (tailgate only) purchase this ticket for students or individuals only attending the tailgate
  • $12 per person (combo tailgate & football game) purchase this ticket for those attending both the tailgate and game, excluding ISU students

Holt Arena South Side
Practice Field 

 3:05 pm

ISU Football vs. Portland State University

  • $5 discounted tickets available with Family Weekend
  • ISU students free with Bengal ID

Holt Arena South Side 
Practice Lawn

7 & 9:45 pm

FREE MOVIE Men In Black: International PG-13

Pond Student Union
Bengal Theater

 

7:30 pm

Last Train to Nibroc

  • $10/per person
  • $7/ISU student

Stephens Perfomring Arts Center 
Black Box Theatre

7:30 pm - 1 am

Games Center-FREE bowling and billiards with Family Weekend voucher 

Pond Student Union 
Games Center