Back to Top

Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2017

CSU-Pueblo's Family Weekend is Friday, October 6th to Sunday, October 8th.  Events include the 2nd Annual Howlin' House Party, Homecoming Football Game, and Family/Alumni Brunch. We look forward to seeing you there!

Schedule Overview

Friday, October 6, 2017

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Participants can check-in at the Student Affairs Office located in the Library and Academic Resource Center (LARC) Room 267 between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Friday, October 6th. Check-in will continue at the Howlin' House party from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Late arrivals may check-in at the CSU-Pueblo Student Tail Gate on Saturday, October 7th from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Howlin' House Party

Join the Alumni Association, Pack Family Program, and Student Engagement and Leadership for the 2nd Annual Howlin’ House Party. There will be a special performance by the CSU-Pueblo Marching Band, food, games, prizes, and more. Cost: The event is free to attend, but dinner is $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Kids ages 5 to 12 are $5. 

Saturday, October 7, 2017

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Family Bike Ride with Outdoor Pursuits - Canceled

Session Canceled

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Campus Bike Tour

Drop by the Student Recreation Center to take a bike tour around campus. Explore the bike trail and enjoy campus on two wheels. Bike rentals are $10 per hour and payment can be made at the Student Recreation Center.

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

CSU-Pueblo Homecoming Student Tailgate

Stop by the CSU-Pueblo tailgate starting 2 hours prior to kickoff. Enjoy games, music, and more!

6:00 p.m.

Homecoming Football Game vs Adams State

Our Pack will play Adams State for the Homecoming Game! October 7th, at 6:00 p.m.! Game Day tickets purchased on the registration site will be seated in the reserved seating area in on the west side of the ThunderBowl. Tickets are $14 each. Guests may also purchase tickets online at or by calling the box office at 719.549.2050. CSU-Pueblo Students can pick up one FREE ticket with valid Student ID beginning the Monday prior to game day at the CSU-Pueblo Bookstore. Student seating is located in Sections G & F.

Sunday, October 8, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Alumni and Family Brunch

Join the Alumni Association and the Pack Family Program for Brunch located in the General Classroom Building. After brunch, guests are invited to view the art exhibit in the Fine Art Gallery located in Hoag Hall. This event is free to all CSU-Pueblo students and their families. Participants must register by October 3rd to attend.

2:30 p.m.

Southern Sundays with Cole Washburn & Band

Cole Washburn and Band will perform with the Pueblo Symphony at Hoag Hall located on the CSU-Pueblo Campus. Student tickets are $5.00 at the door.  Parents and Family member tickets are 2 for $35.00.  

Please register here or copy and paste the following url into your web browser:

Since many families will be traveling from out of town, we have compiled a list of hotels near campus. 

Hampton Inn & Suites, 2.8 miles
4790 Eagleridge Circle, Pueblo, CO‎ - 719.543.6500
Directions to Hampton Inn and Suites 

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Pueblo, 4.5 miles
4530 Dillon Drive, Pueblo, CO - 719.542.8888
Directions to Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites Pueblo 

La Quinta Inn & Suites Pueblo, 4.5 miles (This hotel offers a free hot breakfast)
4801 North Elizabeth Street, Pueblo, CO - 719.542.3500
Directions to La Quinta Inn and Suites Pueblo 
Ask for CSU-Pueblo Fans and Family Discount

Courtyard Pueblo Downtown Marriott, 4.3 miles 
110 West 1st Street, Pueblo, CO - 719.542.3200
Directions to Marriott 
Discount: $99 Ask for CSU-Pueblo Rate

Quality Inn & Suites, 3.5 miles
3910 Outlook Blvd, Pueblo, CO‎ - 719.544.5500‎
Directions to Quality Inn and Suites  

Wingate by Wyndham, 3.8 miles
4711 North Elizabeth Street, Pueblo, CO‎ - 719.586.9000‎
Directions to Wingate by Wyndham ​​​​

Back to Top