Family Weekend

Family Weekend

Family Weekend September 20-22, 2019

We look forward to seeing you soon!

The SUNY Delhi community is a family of its own where compassion and respect for everyone is foundational to all we do. Supporting each other fosters success for our students. Family Weekend is a special time to celebrate that supportive spirit through fun and interaction.

Important Health Services Update: There has been a confirmed case of Pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough, reported at SUNY Delhi. We want you to be aware so that you may make an informed decision about attending Family Weekend events this weekend, particularly if you have young children or people attending with you who may be vulnerable. Learn more about our campus response and Pertussis symptoms. If your student should be one who is required to self-isolate this weekend, and you want a refund of your Family Day payment, please contact the Family Weekend Help Line at 607-746-4840, or email familyweekend@delhi.edu.

Ticekt pre-sale ended at 12:00p.m. EDT on September 20, 2019.
Tickets will be sold in person at Check In starting at 10:00a.m. 
Cash, check, credit, or debit is accepted for in person purchases.

 

Family enjoying SUNY Delhi

“This weekend is about much more than enjoying all the amazing fun we have planned. From freshmen to seniors, students make new friends and manifest the true Bronco spirit of community and family,” said Lori Barnes, Associate Dean of Students.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Toy Story 4

The Okun Theatre, 8 p.m.
Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. The adventurous journey turns into an unexpected reunion as Woody's slight detour leads him to his long-lost friend Bo Peep. As Woody and Bo discuss the old days, they soon start to realize that they're worlds apart when it comes to what they want from life as a toy.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Registration Check-In & Welcome Reception*

Alumni Hall Porch, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Enjoy coffee, cider, donuts, and fresh apples as you get ready to enjoy Family Weekend!

Delhi Community Harvest Festival

Main Street & Courthouse Square, Village of Delhi, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Shuttle Provided
Enjoy the local festival of food, activities, and over 60 local vendors on Delhi's historic Main Street. 

Cruise-In Car Show

Decker Auto Lab, Valley Campus, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Shuttle Provided
Check out great classic cars! Sponsored by the Automotive Technology Enthusiasts Club

Kids' Activities*

Outside between Gerry and DuBois, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Join us for mini basketball and a mini-bounce house!

Face Painting*

Agora, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Balloon Artist*

Agora and Roaming, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Escape Rooms*

Farrell Center Conference Rooms, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Escape from the themed rooms in the time period allotted!
There will be four rooms running concurrently; availability may be limited and lines may be closed earlier than 4 p.m.

Chainsaw Art Wood Carving*

Between Evenden and Sanford Hall, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Watch as an artist creates wooden sculptures using a chain saw! Tickets can be purchased at Registration for a raffle to win one of the wood carvings. Raffle will take place at Clark Field House at 5:30 p.m.  You must be present to win.

Island Girl Body Art Henna Tattoo*

Campus Pergola, next to Alumni Hall, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Get a temporary henna tattoo! (Limit one per person)

Family Photos*

Farrell Center Loft, 11 a.m - 4 p.m.
Get a photo of the family to remember the day!

Family Fitness

Clark Field House Fitness Center, 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
All family members age 16 and over are invited to work out together in our state-of-the-art Fitness Center.

Pick-Up Basketball

Basketball Courts, 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Check out a basketball from the Fitness Center and play a game of basketball with the family at the outdoor basketball courts. 

Horse-drawn Wagon Rides*

Leaving from Behind Smith Hall Parking Lot, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Delight in a ride in a horse-drawn cart around SUNY Delhi's beautiful campus. 
(Please be patient; live animals need periodic breaks!)

Think Fast Trivia

Farrell Center Commons, 1 p.m.
A fast paced, electronic trivia game for the whole family! Win cash prizes and compete for the #1 spot!

Family Swim

Kunsela Hall Pool, 1 - 5 p.m.
Come enjoy our indoor pool with the whole family, at no charge. 

Men's Soccer vs. Maine Maritime

Soccer Field, 1 p.m.

 

Tom Varano - Emotion Into Art*

The Okun Theatre, 3 p.m.
Using fingertips, palms, and multiple brushes, Tom Varano paints portraits of famous people on a canvas in a matter of minutes. Along the way, you'll hear a story that will inspire you to find your passion and follow your dreams.

Family Feast*

Clark Field House, 3:30 - 6 p.m.
World-famous sweet and tangy Brook's BBQ chicken and ribs cooked on campus over 40 feet of charcoal pits. Corn bread, broccoli salad, fresh fruit salad, salt potatoes, and decadent cookies are on the menu for this one-of-a-kind event! Follow the BBQ aroma up to Clark Field House.

Women's Soccer vs. Maine Maritime

Soccer Field, 3:30 p.m.

Elliot Zimet - Illusionist*

Clark Field House, 6 p.m.
Elliot Zimet (pronounced ZIH-MIT) is unparalleled in the world of magic and illusion. His fresh approach to his material is incomparable. Born and raised in the Bronx, Elliot found great inspiration in New York City's rich culture of music and fashion. When Elliot saw his first magic show at the age of nine, he knew that magic was to be his life. He has gone on to amaze audiences throughout the country, from Madison Square Garden to the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, and now he's performing for you!

Toy Story 4

The Okun Theatre, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. The adventurous journey turns into an unexpected reunion as Woody's slight detour leads him to his long-lost friend Bo Peep. As Woody and Bo discuss the old days, they soon start to realize that they're worlds apart when it comes to what they want from life as a toy.

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Volleyball vs. Farmingdale State

Clark Field House, 11 a.m.

Presidential Scholarship Reception

Centennial Center, 12 p.m.
(By Invitation Only)

Volleyball Neutral Match

Clark Field House, 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MCLE

Clark Field House, 3 p.m.

Free Wi-Fi will be provided for those who purchase a ticket for Family Weekend, Friday through Sunday. 

*Ticket Required

Schedule is tentative and subject to change.

Classic Car Show

“I’m excited. My parents come every year. We really enjoy campus. My mom loves walking around to see the changes on campus and my dad loves seeing the automotive area. The bookstore is always a must—lots of great food, and my parents make new friends, which is great,” said senior Kara Kennedy.