East Stroudsburg University invites all ESU families to enjoy a weekend with us during our Warrior Family Weekend 2021.
Family Weekend is a campus-wide celebration in honor of parents, grandparents, and extended family that will take place from September 17 to 19, 2021.
This unique weekend experience will provide families with the opportunity to spend time together, explore the campus, behold the beautiful Pocono scenery, and experience the wealth of campus activities that are in store.
Families can discover more about life at ESU by participating in the Warrior Bash and athletic contests, a full-dome video and sound show at McMunn Planetarium, tour of the University’s Schisler Museum of Wildlife and Natural History, Dansbury Commons dining, a classic car show, the Pocono Latin Fest, and so much more!
Schedule of Events
- Friday, September 17Weekend's first events starting in the evening!
Event Time Location Bookstore Hours 9a.m.-6 p.m. University Center Schisler Museum of Wildlife & Natural History 6-8p.m. Warren E. ’55 & Sandra Hoeffner Science & Technology Center - Lower Level McMunn Planetarium Shows 6:15 p.m.
Warren E. ’55 & Sandra Hoeffner Science & Technology Center - Lower Level Drag Bingo (PG-13) featuring Drag Queen callers and comdey by Sharon Ann Husbands and Carol Ann Carol Ann. 7-9p.m. Main Quad
PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned. Some Material may be inappropriate for children under 13.
- Saturday, September 18A celebrate the day with kids activities, fun programs, and sporting events featuring ESU Football vs. Mercyhurst University, Saturday, 1:05pm!
Event Time Location Family Weekend Welcome Station 9a.m.-11a.m. University Center Walkway Classic Car Show presented by the Monroe County Cruizers 9a.m.-1 p.m. College Circle Bookstore Hours 10 a.m.-6p.m. University Center Family Legacy Pinning Ceremony 10a.m.-Noon Main Quad under Tent Esports Room Ribbon Cutting & Tour 10:30-10:45a.m. Mattioli Recreation Center Esports Room Open Play
& Game Challenges on PC, Xbox and Switch (Games ESRP Rated: T for Teen)
10:45a.m.-1 p.m. Mattioli Recreation Center Schisler Museum of Wildlife and Natural History 10a.m.-3p.m. Warren E. ’55 & Sandra Hoeffner Science & Technology Center - Lower Level McMunn Planetarium Shows 9:30 a.m.
Warren E. ’55 & Sandra Hoeffner Science & Technology Center - Lower Level Field Hockey vs Lindenwood University 11a.m. Whitenight Create Lab Family Project 11a.m.- 1p.m. Stroud Hall 107 Residential Colleges Open Houses:
College of Education and College of Business & Management
11a.m.- 1p.m. Lenape Hall – College of Education
Laurel Hall - College of Business
ESU Football vs. Mercyhurst University 1:05p.m.
Gate open at 11 a.m.
Eiler-Martin Stadium Warrior Bash - Family fun for everyone featuring sand art, stuff-a-plush, & inflatables, and more. 3-5p.m. Main Quad First Generation Family Reception with the President Registration 4-4:45 p.m. Warren E. ’55 & Sandra Hoeffner Science & Technology Center Auditorium Women’s Soccer vs Mansfield 7p.m. Eiler-Martin Stadium Family Outdoor Movie Night featuring Raya and the Last Dragon (PG) - Please bring your own chair or blanket to enjoy the show. 8p.m. Main Quad
PG - Parental Guidance Suggested. Some Material May Not Be Suitable for Children.
- Sunday, September 19Conclude the weekend by getting gear and experiencing a cultural celebration in the Poconos!
Event Time Location Bookstore Hours 10a.m.-1p.m. University Center Pocono Latin Fest Noon-6p.m. Rugby Field/Pit Parking lot
If you are interested in making hotel reservations for the weekend, view information on local lodging.
For assistance or special accommodations, please contact email@example.com or (570) 422-3291. Accommodations may include, but are not limited to, services for physical, cognitive, visual or auditory assistance.