Family Weekend | Benedictine College

Family Weekend

October 1-3, 2021

This weekend is an opportunity for Benedictine students and their families to reconnect on the Benedictine College campus. This Signature Weekend includes activities for the whole family, Raven sporting events, Mass, and more. Family Weekend is a great time for everyone!

Athletic Event Tickets

Meal Prices for Brunch and Dinner

  • $7.50 (adult over 18)
  • $5.00 (age 5-18)
  • Children 5 and under are free

The 2021 Monk Run: Join the monks Saturday, October 2, for a morning run or walk! All proceeds for this event benefit the Abbey Security Project – a project to ensure the safety of the monastic community, their guests, and their facilities. Register Here

2021 Schedule

This schedule is subject to change.

Friday, October 1, 2021

5:30 PM

Mass

St. Benedict’s Abbey Church

5:00-7:00 PM

Dinner

Dining Hall

7:00-8:00 PM

“How to Make A Church Look Like a Church”

Murphy-McPhee Auditorium in Westerman Hall

Talk by Dr. Denis McNamara, Director, Center for Beauty and Culture

8:15 PM

Family Trivia Night

Dining Hall

Saturday, October 2, 2021

9:00 AM

Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast

Outside of the Haverty Center

No cost, but donations will be accepted for an ultrasound machine project.

9:15 AM

Parent Association Rosary

Mary's Grotto

8:30 AM

Monk Run Check-In

St. Benedict’s Abbey

Register for the Monk Run

10:00 AM

Parent Association Meeting

Murphy-McPhee Auditorium in Westerman Hall

10:00 AM

“Revelation” Art Show by Br. Karel

Bishop Fink Hall

The gallery will remain open all day after the show.

10:00 AM

Brunch

Dining Hall

1:00 PM

Football

Larry Wilcox Stadium

4:00 PM

Family Weekend Mass

St. Benedict’s Abbey Church

5:00-6:00 PM

Dinner

Dining Hall

5:00 PM

Women’s Volleyball

Ralph Nolan Gymnasium

5:00 PM

Women’s Soccer

Legacy Field

Following the 5:00 PM Women’s Soccer game

Dedication of St. Therese Statue

Legacy Field

6:00-11:00 PM

Lemonade and Food Trucks

Murphy Recreation Center

Food trucks feature Kevin Kettle Corn and cotton candy. The first 50 attendees leaving each of the Pops Concerts will be given a free ticket to the food trucks!

6:30 PM

Pops Concert (Performance #1)

O'Malley-McAllister Auditorium

7:30 PM

Men’s Soccer

Legacy Field

8:00 PM

Pops Concert (Performance #2)

O'Malley-McAllister Auditorium

Sunday, October 3, 2021

8:00 AM

Family Weekend Mass

St. Benedict's Abbey Church

This Mass is in the Extraordinary Form.

10:00 AM

Family Weekend Mass

St. Benedict's Abbey Church

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Brunch

Location