Fall Family Weekend

Please join us for Fall Family Weekend 2016!
This is great time to connect with your student and enjoy Vermont in the fall!

This schedule is subject to change.

Friday, September 16th

2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Registration - Pick up your Family Weekend schedule
Dion Family Student Center

3:00 p.m.
Academic Convocation & Opening Assembly
Location TBD

5:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Arts Riot Truck Stop
, 400 Pine St. Burlington, VT 05401
Head into Burlington and visit the Friday night Truck Stop, food vendors from pork belly and barbecue to Malaysian street food and vegan noodles. It is fun for everyone, be sure to arrive early! For more details visit the Truck Stop website.

Saturday, September 17th

8:30 a.m. - Noon
Registration - Pick up your Family Weekend schedule
Dion Family Student Center

Enjoy coffee, juice and bagels from Einstein Bagels
First Floor Dion

9:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
Academics Fair - Wander throughout the Dion Family Student Center speak to First Year Seminar professors, explore the Maker Space, learn about study abroad, visit the Experiential Learning Showcase and more! 

Noon - 3:00 p.m. 
Campus Safety Demonstrations - St. Michael's Public Safety is proud to announce a campus safety, emergency preparedness field day! We will have public safety, fire, police and ambulance demonstrations, safety trainings, emergency preparedness information and lots of fun, including a dessert masterpiece!  All students, family and SMC community members are welcome and encouraged to attend, learn and have a blast!

5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Dean's Reception, Ross Sports Center
Invitation Only

6:00 p.m.
28th Annual Athletic Hall of Fame Induction and Celebration Ceremonies, Roy Room Dion Family Student Center
Invitation Only

Sunday, September18th

11:00 a.m.
Mass, Chapel Saint Michael the Archangel

Explore Vermont:

Historical Trolley Tours of Burlington, 1 College St. Burlington, VT
Take a ride on a trolley and tour scenic and historical Burlington! For tour times and ticket prices please visit the Trolley Tour website.

Spirit of Ethan Allen Cruises, 1 College St. Burlington, VT
Enjoy the sites and sounds of Burlington and Lake Champlain from the water! Tours are offered four times daily, for ticket prices and times visit the Spirit of Ethan Allen website.

Burlington Segway Tours, 277 Pine St. Burlington, VT
See more of Burlington than you could on foot! For more information click here.

Local Motion Bike Rentals, 1 Steele St. Burlington, VT
Cruise around Burlington on two wheels, Local Motion can provide bike rentals as well as maps and directions for trails.

Shelburne Farms 37th Annual Harvest Festival, 1611 Harbor Rd. Shelburne, VT
Explore this 1,400-acre working farm, forest, and National Historic Landmark, located on the shores of Lake Champlain. Click here to visit the Shelburne Farms website.

Shelburne Museum, 6000 Shelburne Rd. Shelburne, VT
Located in Vermont's scenic Lake Champlain Valley, Shelburne Museum is one of the finest, most diverse and unconventional museums of art and Americana. Over 150,000 works are exhibited in a remarkable setting of 38 exhibition buildings.

Sam Mazza's Farm Stand, Bakery & Greenhouse, 277 Lavigne Rd. Colchester, VT
Since 1935 the Mazza family has been supplying the region with fresh fruit and vegetables. Visit the farm stand and attempt the three mile corn maze!

Ben & Jerry’s Factory Tour, 1281 Waterbury-Stowe Road Route 100, Waterbury, VT 
Vermont's Finest, this Vermont landmark is a must, the tour offers guests the opportunity to learn about the ice cream manufacturing process, the companies value-led decisions, stop at the scoop shop and visit the Flavor Graveyard paying respects to the dearly de-pinted, retired flavors.

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