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Family Weekend 2024

We're excited once again to welcome families this Fall! Join us for Family Weekend Friday, October 4th - Sunday, October 6th! Family Weekend is a time when the campus invites students, faculty, staff, and their families, friends, and guests to visit campus and reconnect. Anyone can be family. Parents, siblings, guardians. All are welcome!

Some activities you can expect at Family Weekend include; T-shirt sales, Family Bingo, the Children's Fair, Shafer Bell Tower recital and tours, Cardinals Football vs Western Michigan (Oct. 5), Dean's List Receptions, Late Nite, BSU Golf Outing, and much more. Download our full family weekend event list below! 


Plan Your Visit

Reserve a room for Family Weekend now at Ball State University's Hotel and discover what Muncie has to offer via Muncie Visitor's Bureau.

Family Weekend Golf Outing benefits student development programs at the L.A. Pittenger Student Center. This year's outing will once again be held at Crestview Golf Club on September 17th.

Golf Outing Flyer

Golf Outing Form

Golf Outing Sponsorship


  • 8 a.m.
    • Registration and Breakfast
  • 9:30 a.m.
    • Shotgun Start
  • Lunch will follow the. round


  • $200
    • Per Team of Four
  • $50
    • Per Player
  • $100
    • Hole Sponsorship


  • Longest Drive
  • Closest to the Pin (Men & Women's)
  • Longest Putt (Men & Women's)

Pricing per player/team includes breakfast buffet, lunch, greens fees, cart, range balls, and event shirt* Event shirts are available for pre-registered teams only.

For more information on sponsorship options or team requests contact James Conner at 765-285-1926 or