Family Weekend

September 13 & 14, 2024

Families during Family Weekend

Family during Family Weekend

Family during Family Weekend

Get ready for a weekend full of fun, family and friendship.

Registration is now open!

Registration includes:

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  • 4 - 8 p.m.
    • Registration
  • 8:15 - 10:15 p.m.
    • Game Night! | Upchurch University Center
      • Sponsored by the Greenwood Library, Cormier Honor’s College, and the Residential & Commuter Association. Join us for a fun evening of games and prizes.


  • 8 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Registration | Upchurch University Center
  • 1 - 2:15 p.m.
    • Longwood Music Showcase | Jarman Auditorium
      • By providing a strong foundation in music theory and history as well as a wide variety of performance opportunities, Longwood’s Department of Music is preparing the next generation of musicians to take leadership roles in schools, on stage and behind the scenes. Prepare to be wowed by our students as they show off their talents in our annual Music Showcase.


Visit Farmville: Curate Your Own Adventure

  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Longwood Center for the Visual Arts | 129 N. Main Street
      • Check out the current exhibitions at the Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, a nationally accredited art museum.
  • noon - 4 p.m.
    • Robert Russa Moton Museum | 900 Griffin Blvd
      • The Robert Russa Moton Museum, affiliated with Longwood University, is a beacon of civil rights history. Join us and engage with the permanent exhibition, Moton School Story: Children of Courage. Learn about our community’s involvement in the historic Brown v. Board of Education decision, and hear how Prince Edward County officials chose to close the schools in 1959—and keep them closed for five years—to avoid complying with the Brown decision.

Saturday Evening Entertainment



Students at Macados in Farmville

You can find a list of area restaurants at, which includes North Street Press Club, The Fishin’ Pig, Macado’s, Charley’s Waterfront Cafe, Bandidos, One19, The Brew House and many more! On-campus options include the Longwood dining hall, FarmGrill and Panda Express.


Holiday Inn Express - Farmville

While on-campus lodging will not be available for Family Weekend guests, Farmville offers a wide array of hotels and housing options. You can find a comprehensive list of places to stay at