Below is a detailed schedule for this year’s Family Weekend. We have put together some exciting events for you to enjoy in while you’re on campus for the weekend.

Check out our Campus Map for all locations

Friday, October 19

6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Drew Hillel’s Shabbat Dinner
Location: Seminary Hall Atrium
RSVP to confirm your attendance

7:30 p.m. Kean Theatre, Dorothy Young Center for the Arts
Drew University Department of Theatre and Dance presents “King Lear” by William Shakespeare
For tickets please email Keanboxoffice@drew.edu
https://www.drew.edu/theatre-dance-department/about-us/upcoming-events/theatre-schedule/

Saturday, October 20

8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Beach Clean-Up Event for Current Students, Families and Drew Alumni
Arrival at beach clean up: 9 a.m.; depart event for return to campus: 12:30 p.m.
A Partnership with Clean Ocean Action’s 33rd Annual Beach Sweep
Asbury Park, NJ
Specific site locations: Convention Hall or the Beach

Volunteers of all ages welcome, but children must be supervised. Drew has arranged for students and parents/families to volunteer at the Asbury Park locations. Registration required to provide an accurate volunteer count and arrangements for transportation. Site-specific details will be provided via email the week of the sweep. More about Clean Ocean Action.

Register to attend: Beach Clean-Up Registration Form
*Please note, this registration form is separate from the Family Weekend Registration. To participate in both the beach clean-up and Family Weekend, you must register for both events.

Register to attend:
Beach Clean-Up Registration Form
Family Weekend Registration Form

10 a.m.–5 p.m. Ehinger Center Desk
Registration & Info Desk

10 a.m.–12 p.m. Ehinger Center
Class Ring Order

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Parent Council Meeting
Open to all parents of Drew students! Learn more on our website
Location: Ehinger Center, Room 145
RSVP to attend

10 a.m.–4 p.m. Korn Gallery, Dorothy Young Center for the Arts
Exhibit name: UNDER/CUT
Artist: Andrew Zimmerman
Curator: Raymond Stein

1–4 p.m. Fall Festival, Ehinger Center Patio
Paint a pumpkin, let the kiddos run around in the jump house, enjoy some apple cider and don’t miss our delicious BBQ (free). Enjoy this beautiful time of year on campus with this fun outdoor event!

1 p.m. Ranger Stadium
Field Hockey: Juniata vs. Drew

1 p.m. Simon Forum Pool
Men’s and Women’s Swimming versus Montclair State University

2 p.m. Kean Theatre, Dorothy Young Center for the Arts
Drew University Department of Theatre and Dance presents “King Lear” by William Shakespeare
For tickets please email Keanboxoffice@drew.edu
https://www.drew.edu/theatre-dance-department/about-us/upcoming-events/theatre-schedule/

3 p.m. Legacy Photo, 1867 Lounge inside the Ehinger Center
Are you a Drew legacy? Did your parents or grandparents graduate from Drew? If so, please join us for this special photo!

4 – 6 p.m. A Cappella Concert, Crawford Hall, inside the Ehinger Center
Enjoy a concert by some of Drew’s most talented singing groups followed by a reception in the 1867 Lounge.

7:30 p.m. Kean Theatre, Dorothy Young Center for the Arts
Drew University Department of Theatre and Dance presents “King Lear” by William Shakespeare
For tickets please email Keanboxoffice@drew.edu
https://www.drew.edu/theatre-dance-department/about-us/upcoming-events/theatre-schedule/

8 p.m. – 10 p.m. UPB’s Coffee House, Ehinger Center – The Space
Join us for an open mic night featuring our very own Drew students! All are welcome, Drew family members are even invited to perform!

9 p.m. Observatory, Hall of Sciences
Open Observatory Hours, weather permitting

Sunday, October 21

8:30–10:30 a.m. The Commons
Continental Breakfast

10:30 a.m.–2 p.m. The Commons
FREE Family Jazz Brunch
Photo booth with an appearance by Ranger Bear

10 a.m.–4 p.m. Korn Gallery, Dorothy Young Center for the Arts
Exhibit name: UNDER/CUT
Artist: Andrew Zimmerman
Curator: Raymond Stein

Please note this schedule is subject to change.

Remember to register to attend this year’s Family Weekend.