Homecoming and Family Weekend

Park’s Homecoming and Family Weekend September 19-21 Parkville Campus Get ready for a magical weekend of long-lasting memories and friendships! The entire Park family is welcome. Food and supply collections for Pirate Pantry, established to alleviate food insecurity among Park University students, will be accepted throughout Homecoming and Family Weekend

DRAFT SCHEDULE (AS OF 9/5/19)

Thursday, September 19 (International Talk Like a Pirate Day)

2:00-5:00pm Registration and Packet Pick-Up, McCoy Meetin’ House (Lower)

2:00-5:00pm Hospitality Room, McCoy Meetin’ House (Upper)

6:00-8:00pm Alumni Association Annual Awards Program, The Park Place, 160 English Landing Dr.

 

Friday, September 20

8:00am-5:00pm Registration and Packet Pick-Up, McCoy Meetin’ House (Lower)

8:00-10:00am Welcome Reception and Continental Breakfast, Academic Plaza

8:00-8:45am White House Tours, White House

10:00am-5:00pm Hospitality Room, McCoy Meetin’ House (Upper)

10:30-11:30am Park University Emeriti/Retired Faculty and Friends Tea, PDL-MA

12:00-1:30pm Golden Reunion Luncheon (Class of 1969 and Friends), Watson Literacy Center

2:00-3:00pm Alumni Association Meeting, McCoy Meetin’ House (Upper)

6:00-8:00pm Pep Rally

6:30-9:00pm ICM Event, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts (Purchase tickets)

8:00pm #ParkULitUp, Mackay Hall

 

Saturday, September 21

8:00am-Noon Registration and Packet Pick-Up, McCoy Meetin’ House (Lower)

8:00-9:00am Coffee and Pastries with the Alumni Council, Café B, Thompson Commons

9:00-10:30am 2019 Wall of Honor Induction Breakfast, PDL-MA

10:30-11:30am Pirate Storytelling, Thompson Commons (Lower Level)

11:00am-12:00pm Men’s Basketball Alumni Game, Breckon Sports Center

11:00am-12:30pm Lunch, Dining Hall, Thompson Commons (Pay at the Door)

11:00am-3:00pm Family Fun Day Event, 6th Street Entrance

12:00-5:00pm Alumni Hospitality Tent, Parking Lot E (in front of Herr House)

12:00-2:00pm Women’s Soccer Homecoming Match, Julian Field

12:45pm Presentation of 2019 Wall of Honor Class, Julian Field

1:30-2:00pm Park House Celebration, McCoy Meetin’ House (Upper)

2:15-4:15pm Men’s Soccer Homecoming Match, Julian Field

3:00pm Crowning of Homecoming Royalty, Julian Field

 

When you arrive on campus, please make Registration your first stop in the Lower Level of the McCoy Meetin’ House.

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

HYATT PLACE – Kansas City Airport, 7600 NW 97th Terrace, Kansas City, MO, 816-891-0871 x 3 (Mention: Park University, Corporate ID: CR32428). Rates will vary based on length of stay. Breakfast is included. The other rate plans will not include breakfast.

LOCAL INFORMATION

BOOKSTORE

Alumni receive a 10% discount at the Park Bookstore. Located in the Mabee Corridor of the Mabee Learning Center. Open Monday – Friday.