Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018

Join us for Family Day on Saturday, Sept. 22, Families are invited to the beautiful Viterbo University campus to participate in Service Saturdays, our Dance Marathon, chapel tours, performances, and so much more. In your free time, be sure to check out Historic Downtown La Crosse, the mighty Mississippi, or the bluff trails surrounding our city. Check out the schedule below. We'll see you soon.

Campus Happenings

8 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Family Day Information Table - Student Union (702 Franciscan Way)
Stop by the Student Union for Family Day schedules, and to pick up your free lunch ticket.

8 a.m.-12 p.m. Service Saturday - RCE Boardroom
Families are invited to participate in Service Saturday, a staple at Viterbo University. You will get a chance to serve at one of several locations in La Crosse and learn about our amazing community partners. Students must fill out the sign-up form, and can simply add any names of family members that will be joining. Students can do so here.

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Bookstore Open - Student Union
Come purchase some VU gear for the entire family.

11 a.m. -1:30 p.m. Family Day Lunch - The CAF
Enjoy a picnic-style lunch in the CAF. Pick up your ticket in the Student Union right before lunch.

3 p.m.-10 p.m. VU Dance Marathon - Mathy Center
Join Viterbo University in raising funds for the Children's Mircale Network. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door. To register, or for more information, click here.

3 p.m. Movie - NRC 196
Families are invited to enjoy a movie on campus with their student. Siblings welcome, and snacks are provided. Sponsored by the Residence Hall Association.

7 p.m. Mission Improvable! -FAC Recital Hall
This is a free event, families are welcome. Space will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis.. No ticket required! Enjoy the comedic stylings of Mission Improvable, an outrageously funny improv group. This program will have your entire family laughing, and is kid-friendly.

8:30 p.m. Reception - FAC Hospitality Suite
Finish the night off with some beverages and desserts, sponsored by SAB. 

Downtown La Crosse Events 

8 a.m.-1 p.m. Cameron Park Farmer's Market
Check out the weekly Farmer's Market and everything it has to offer.

9 a.m.-7 p.m. La Crosse Segway Tours
Located on the North Side of Riverside Park in the International Friendship Gardens, sign up for a La Crosse Segway Tour. You'll see historic downtown La Crosse, the Mississippi River, and more.

10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Historic Trolley Tour
Enjoy a trolley tour of La Crosse. This tour also begins in Riverside Park at the La Crosse Visitor's Bureau.

View the full La Crosse events schedule here.

Hotel Information 

Stay with Candlewood Suites La Crosse to get a Viterbo Visitor's Rate.

Candlewood Suites La Crosse
56 Copeland Avenue | La Crosse, WI
P: 608.785.1110 |