Family & Friends Weekend

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Friday, September 23rd

Saturday, September 24th &

Sunday, September 25th

2016 Schedule of Events

Friday, September 23rd

  • 10:00am – 6:30pm: Registration/Check-in
    • University Mall; in Front of Fogler Library
  • 6:00pm – 8:00pm: Welcome Reception
    • Wells Conference Center
    • Hors d’oeuvres; welcome from Student Life

Saturday, September 24th

  • 7:30am – 1:00pm: Registration/Check-in
    • University Mall; in front of Fogler Library
  • 10:00am – 3:00pm: Family & Friends Fall Fest
    • University Mall
    • There will be family friendly activities!
  • 12:00pm – 2:00pm: Lobster Bake*
    • Wells Conference Center
    • Purchase will include ticket to Saturday’s football game for non-UMaine students!
  • TBD: 1st home football game
    • Morse Field
    • UMaine v. James Madison

Sunday, September 25th

  • 9:00am – 11:00am: Jazz Trivia Brunch*
    • Wells Conference Center

Other activities:

  • Free entry to the New Balance Recreation Center
    • With free fitness classes
  • Fall Hike (time TBD)
  • Club Sports home games (schedule TBD)

*Event requires a ticket purchase with registration.

Registration will open soon!

Check back for frequent updates!


Call the Family & Friends hotline! 207.581.1769

Rather send us an e-mail?

Helpful info!

Local Hotels:


University Inn & Suites

Black Bear Inn


Country Inn at the Mall

Hampton Inn

Hilton Garden Inn

Courtyard Marriott

Days Inn

Comfort Inn


Maps of Campus:

 Interactive Campus Map