Back to Top
Skip to Site Search Skip to Utility Nav Skip to Top Nav Skip to Left Nav Skip to Content
Close Main Menu

Family Day: Schedule of Events

Return to main Family Day page

Time Event Location Description
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Check-In: Starbucks lobby Chestatee Building – Starbucks Please check-in at the Starbucks lobby and obtain a schedule of events.
8:30 a.m. Parent and Family Association Meeting Hoag ABC We invite you and your student to join the PFA for updates on University information and to meet with other UNG parents.
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Blue and Gold Ceremony Memorial Hall Gym Students and parents join us for a special ceremony where first-year students will receive their entering year pin!
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Climbing Wall Open Recreation Center Test your climbing skills on the Recreation Center indoor climbing wall.
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Shooting Range Open Military Leadership Center/Shooting Range Test your marksmanship with one of the following: Ruger .22, M-16 with .22 Upper, and Precision Air Rifle.
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Laser Tag for All & Bouncy House for Tiny Tots Rec Center/Hoag Patio Compete against your friends and family in a game of laser tag. Bouncy House for the little ones.
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. College Football Games - Televised Hoag Student Center 2nd Floor Relax and watch your favorite college football team play!
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Bob Owens Art Gallery Hoag 3rd floor Check out the Art Gallery to see the artistic work of Allen Chen.
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Parent Luncheon El Jimador Meet other parents by joining the Parent and Family Association for lunch. Please RSVP by emailing parents.association@ung.edu.
1:00 p.m. Planetarium Show Planetarium, 2nd floor of HNS Building Discover the night skies above Dahlonega with a show at UNG’s Coleman Planetarium.
1:00 p.m. UNG Game Show Sponsored by the Nighthawk Network Hoag Auditorium Test your knowledge of UNG by enjoying the Nighthawk Network’s Game Show.
2:00 p.m. Planetarium Show Planetarium, 2nd floor of HNS Building Discover the night skies above Dahlonega with a show at UNG’s Coleman Planetarium.
2:00 p.m. Campus Traditions Tour Leaves from Hoag Patio Join us for a walking tour of campus to learn more about our traditions and values.
All Afternoon EXPLORE Dahlonega! On the Square/Around Town Try an ‘only-in-Dahlonega’ treasure for supper, browse the mom-and pop shops, and more. Find out what makes our little gold town so special!
3:00 p.m. Secret Life of Pets Movie Sponsored by Nighthawks Entertainment Hoag Auditorium Enjoy free popcorn and beverages while watching a movie.
5:00 p.m. Retreat All Campus Experience one of our most honored traditions: the lowering of the American Flag, Bugle call and fired cannon.
9:00 p.m. Astronomical Observation North Georgia Astronomical Observatory If the skies are clear, join us at the North Georgia Astronomical Observatory on Day Drive. Address: 3000 Dawsonville Hwy, Dahlonega 30533
Return to main Family Day page

UNG follows Section 508 Standards and WCAG 2.0 for web accessibility. If you require the content on this web page in another format, please contact the ADA Coordinator.

Back to Top