September 20-22, 2019

Family Weekend Intro

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

Registration Information

Registration is free for students unless participating in the Paint Party or Pottery Class

You can register online before Family Weekend or when you arrive on campus. 

Registration Includes 

  • Swag bag
  • Friday: Casino Night in Upchurch University Center  (Each paid registration will include $50,000 in Casino “money” )
    • Poker
    • Blackjack
    • Craps
    • Roulette  
  • Saturday:
    • Continental breakfast and picnic lunch
    • All activities on Saturday afternoon will include novelties, workshops, and more
    • Dessert Reception

Additional Activities

  • Pottery Class @ Mainly Clay - $40 per person (includes shipping)
  • Paint Party- $35 per person
  • Saturday night entertainment Robert Channing -$5

Parking

Park anywhere on campus, as long as it is not a reserved parking space.


Meals/ Food

We will offer individual meals and you can pay for them when you're on campus.

Meals are $8.50-$15.00 per person, per meal.


Pets

We recommend not bringing your pet. It is a very busy weekend and there are a lot of people around.


Nearby Accommodations

  • Hampton Inn - Farmville, 434.392.8826
  • Comfort Inn - Farmville, 434.392.8163
  • Comfort Inn - Burkeville, 434.767.3750
  • Days Inn - Farmville, 434.392.6611
  • Econolodge - Amelia, 804.561.4220
  • Grey Swann Inn - Blackstone, 434.292.3199
  • Star Motel - Dillwyn - 434.983.2365
  • Sheldon's Motel - Keysville, 434.736.8434
  • Super 8 Motel - Appomattox, 434.352.2339
  • Maysville Manor B&B - 434.221.8942, 434.969.2162 
  • Miss Emily's Bed & Breakfast- 434.542.5718
  • Holiday Inn Express - Richmond, 866,270.5110
  • The Inns on the Avenues - Farmville, VA, 434.315.0452
  • Winterham Plantation - Amelia Co., VA, 804.561.4519
  • The Crowling Place - Lunenburg Co., VA 757.434.8869
  • The Hotel Weyanoke - Farmville, 434.658.7500
  • Tru By Hilton - Farmville, 434.414.1500

Farmville Area Attractions

Check out the Farmville, VA website or the Chamber of Commerce website for more area attractions! 

Family Weekend is not funded by state funds, tuition or state fees. Family Weekend is an independent and self-supporting activity for families and friends of the University.