First Year Experience


Family Fest

Family Fest 2020 Events: Canceled

With the previously announced cancellation of WIAC conference competition in football, there will be no game day for Family Fest, and all remaining Family Fest 2020 events have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Meantime, organizers of this campus tradition are looking ahead to next year. Family Fest 2021 has been tentatively scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. More information will be announced as the event gets closer.

Family Fest is a time for students, faculty and staff to host loved ones on campus and enjoy all that the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater has to offer! 

When: Fall 2020 Family Fest is canceled, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Saturday, October 9, 2021 (Tentative)

Click here to view photos from the 2019 family fest.


Visit the Whitewater Chamber of Commerce for recommendations.

Gameday parking: Parking Lot 24 is reserved for preferred season ticket holders.  Parking Lot 11 costs $10.  All other parking lots are considered general parking and cost $5.  Cash only for parking permits.  For more information, please see Warhawk Athletics parking information.


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