Family Weekend

Family Weekend 2016

Family Weekend 2016 will be September 16th - 18th. 

What is Family Weekend?

Each fall semester, Ball State University invites students, faculty, staff, and their families to join in the festivities of Family Weekend. To see what else is happening in Muncie please visit the Muncie Visitor Center.

Check out this year's Family Weekend 2016 Schedule (PDF).

Family Weekend Hospitality

Reserve a room for Family Weekend 2016 once the date is announced in the spring at Ball State University's Hotel and discover what Muncie has to offer via Muncie Visitor's Bureau.

Family Weekend Official Family

In order to be selected as the host family for the weekend, please submit an email to Please include your names, address, telephone number, as well as your student’s name and class.

In addition to being acknowledged at the game, prizes include a two-night stay in our hotel during Family Weekend, t-shirts and other fun prizes.
A host family will be selected during the month of August so please get your information in soon.

Family Weekend Golf Outing

The 9th Annual Family Weekend Golf Outing will take place on Sunday, September 18th at the Muncie Elks Country Club. Cost per team is $200, or $50 per golfer. Registration and breakfast will begin at 8:00am, and the shotgun start tournament will start at 9:00am. Lunch and awards will be distributed after the conclusion of the event. The 18-hole, private-equity course at the Muncie Elks Country Club facility in Muncie, Indiana features 6,384 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72. The course rating is 69.6 and it has a slope rating of 124 on Bent grass. Designed by Bill Barnes, the Muncie Elks golf course opened in 1960.


Sponsored by Mursix and MutualBank.


Check out the 2016 Golf Team Flyer (PDF).

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