Family and Alumni Weekend 2017

Friday, September 15

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Friday, Sept. 15:
Music Department Alumni Concert & Reception
UNCW Cultural Arts Building, 7:30 p.m.
An evening featuring department of music alumni and faculty, followed by a dessert reception in the grand lobby. Concert Tickets; $20 general public, $15 for UNCW alumni, parents, faculty/staff, and $5 for UNCW students with a valid ID and the reception is included. All tickets are general seating. Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Reception to immediately follow the concert.

Saturday, Sept. 16:
Latino Family Picnic
Hugh MacRae Park shelter #2, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Join Centro Hispano at their annual Latin Familia picnic and take part in the alumni soccer game. 

UNCW Alumni & Family Day at the Beach
Wrightsville Beach, 12 – 3 p.m.
A day at Wrightsville Beach at access #36 near Crystal Pier. The Alumni Association will provide complimentary snacks and lots of fun beach games. A local musician will be playing some relaxing beach tunes as you wind down with your friends and classmates. Complimentary transportation to the beach will be available for all attendees who pre-register.

Legacy Pinning Ceremony
Kenan Auditorium, 4 – 5:30 p.m.
The UNCW Alumni Association invites legacy students (current students with a parent, grandparent or sibling who have attended UNCW) to join us for a pinning ceremony to commemorate making UNCW a family tradition.

Seahawk Southern Shindig
Burney Center, 5:30 - 8 p.m.
Ticket Cost: General - $18. Children under 10 - $7. Enjoy a relaxing feast. UNCW student performance groups including a cappella singing groups, dance and comedy troupes. Photos with Sammy C. Hawk and fun for the whole family.

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