UM in DC Family Weekend
Family Weekend 2013
The University of Miami is excited to invite families with students attending the UM in DC to attend Family Weekend 2013 from November 1-3. This weekend provides you the opportunity to visit with your student and take part in the numerous activities and events that are planned for your enjoyment, including a watch party for the University of Miami football game vs. FSU on Saturday, November 2.
More information on Family Weekend including pricing, football packages, a preliminary schedule of events, and how to register for Family Weekend is available by clicking on the links on the right-hand side of the page.
Please do not hesitate to contact our office at any time if you have any questions at 305-284-5646 or email us at email@example.com.
Schedule of Events
Friday, November 1st 6:00-7:30pm
Butler Board Room, AU Main Campus
Light appetizers and refreshments will be served as we welcome you for the weekend. We will end by 7:30pm so that you may enjoy a dinner out on the town with your student.
Dr. William Green
, Senior Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education
, Executive Director, Toppel Career Center
, Dean of Enrollment Management
, Executive Director, Orientation and Commuter Student Involvement
Saturday, November 2nd Time TBD
Game Day! UM v. FSU
We will be hosting a game day watch party in Georgetown full of fun, food, freebies, and UM Pride! Though we do not yet know the time of the game, we will be sharing more details regarding this watch party as we get closer to our Family Weekend.
Join us as we cheer on the Canes as we face off against one of our biggest rivals: Florida State University!
Sunday, November 3rd
Explore DC at Your Leisure
City Segway Tour - $75.00
Tours start at 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM, and 6:00 PM
Two tours available – 1) National Mall 2) Monuments and Memorials
Capital Segway Tour
$65 *must be 16 years of age*
"Roll with us for one of the most fun things to do in DC – see several of the city's most famous landmarks, including the White House, Botanical Gardens, National Archives, Smithsonian, the Washington Monument, FBI Building, Newseum, Capitol Building and the Canadian Embassy." Tours start at 10am and 2pm.
Potomac Riverboat Company – Washington by Water Monuments Cruise
$26 adult; $14 children (ages 2-11)
"Cruise features highlights such as the Jefferson Memorial, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, The Washington Monument, Memorial Bridge, and the 14th St. Bridge."