ECU Parent Services

2016 SFW

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Family Weekend
Grandparents Day
Family of the Year
Ticket Information

Friday, April 21, 2017

Pirate Golf Classic
Ironwood Country Club
All Day
Cost: Contact Pirate Club at 252-737-4547
Pirate Club Members are invited to a four-person Superball format golf tournament that benefits the ECU Athletics Department. The tournament is at Ironwood Country Club in Greenville. For more information contact the Pirate Club at 252-737-4547.

Spring Semester ALANA 1st Year Student Honors Recognition (By Invitation)
Sponsored by Ledonia Wright Cultural Center
Mendenhall Student Center, Room TBA
Cost: FREE
The Ledonia Wright Cultural Center traditionally recognizes the high academic achievement of self-identified underrepresented students at East Carolina University. Students, with a 3.0 or higher GPA from the Fall 2016 semester, will be formally invited. Honorees are encouraged to RSVP and bring parents/family members to celebrate their academic achievements with the campus community.

Parade of Pigs
Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium
Cost: FREE
Join your fellow pirates for the Parade of Pigs as our delivery truck makes it's winding way through the confines of Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium accompanied by the ECU cheerleaders, PeeDee, and the Marching Pirates!

Outdoor Movie Night, "Invincible"
Bagwell Field
Cost: FREE
Join us on Bagwell Field for a FREE movie night! Fans may sit on the field or in the stands to enjoy the film. Concessions will be available for purchase. Outside food, beverages and chairs are not permitted. Fans planning to sit on the field may carry in blankets for their seating area.

Pirate Underground: Bowling, Billiards and Family Games

Mendenhall Student Center, Underground
Cost: FREE
You are invited to gather in Pirate Underground for some friendly competition! FREE bowling, billiards and other games.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Pirate Alumni Road Race and fun Run
Uptown Greenville
Cost: $20 through Feb. 28th | $25 March 1st - April 21st | $30 on Race Day
The East Carolina Alumni Association presents the 10th annual Pirate Alumni Road Race and Fun Run! Join fellow alumni and friends as we race to raise funds for ECU Scholarships during the 10th anniversary of this wonderful event! Runners of all ages will enjoy the 5k road race or one-mile fun run. Click HERE to register or for more information.

Parents Advisory Council Meeting

Murphy Center, Harvey Hall
Cost: FREE, follow the link to RSVP
Join the ECU Parents Advisory Council for their Spring Meeting. The agenda includes campus information and the 2017 Family of the Year presentation. Please RSVP online if you plan to attend. Join us for a live music and tailgate outside the stadium, following the meeting!

Football Team Meet and Greet
Location: TBA
Cost: FREE
While you enjoy your meal, visit with this year's team as they sign autographs and mingle with their fellow Pirates. 2017 football posters and schedule cards will be available.

Music and Tailgate
Outside Minges Coliseum
Cost: $10.00
In sponsorship with Greek Life and Student Involvement and Leadership, the Parents Association will host a pre-game tailgate before the Purple/Gold Spring Football game. Tailgate tickets include BBQ meal, which includes barbeque and fixins, a drink, and live music. Beverages and additional concessions will also be available for purchase. Parking is free outside Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. Purchase your ticket here!

PeeDee's Birthday Party
Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium
Cost: FREE
PeeDee will be celebrating his birthday with all his friends and he wants every young buccaneer to join him! Face painting will be available and the first 100 kids will receive a free cupcake. 

Purple/Gold Spring Game
Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium
Cost: FREE
Fans are invited to enjoy the 2017 spring game - FREE of charge! Get your first glimpse of the 2017 Pirates and Coach Mo in action as they prepare for the upcoming season.

Corporate Leadership Awards
Greenville Hilton
Cost: $50
Join the Division of Student Affairs in honoring outstanding corporate supporters, divisional advocates and former student leaders, including 40 individuals that make an impact in their professions and communities. The Corporate & Leadership Awards Banquet also serves as an effort to raise, much needed, financial support to enhance the East Carolina University student experience and meet the greatest needs of our growing and diverse population.

The Student Activities Board presents the movie, TBA
Mendenhall Student Center, Hendrix Theater
Cost: FREE
Join us for the FREE showing presented by the Student Activities Board. Students, please bring your ID for whole family admission.

Pirate Underground:Bowling, Billiards and family Games
Mendenhall Student Center, Underground
Cost: FREE
You and your family members are invited to gather in Pirate Underground and enjoy FREE bowling, billiards, and games!