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Spring Family Day Events

Events and times listed are tentative and subject to change.

Workout with Your Student

Foster Recreation Center, Saturday, March 2 from 9am - 12pm

Want to get in some exercise, play a game, or take a quick swim? Visit the Foster Recreation Center and take advantage of the brand-new facility!  Family members will be admitted free when accompanied by their Missouri State student.
*With signed consent, all family members are welcome to use the courts and pool, and those over the age of 18 are invited to utilize the fitness equipment.

Dining Center Lunch

Blair Shannon Dining Center or Garst Dining Center, Saturday March 2 from 10:30am - 1:30pm

Join your student for a meal in one of our premiere on-campus dining centers.  Choose from a wide variety of cuisines and enjoy the decorative scenery as you indulge in a delectable eating experience. Students with an on-campus meal plan can invite their family members to join them and eat for free!

Family Trivia

Plaster Student Union Food Court, Saturday, March 2 @ 2pm

Come test your knowledge and have some fun with the Student Activities Council, as you take part in some family-friendly trivia games!

Spring Family Day Dinner

Plaster Student Union Grand Ballroom, Saturday, March 2@ 5pm 

Join us for a pre-game bar-b-que dinner complete with your choice of hamburgers, chicken, baked beans, potato salad, a drink, and gourmet desert!  Missouri State's newly installed President (Clif Smart) as well as the Director of Athletics (Kyle Moats) will be our guest speakers for the night.  Take the opportunity to meet fellow MSU families and to partake in a fun-filled dinner especially for you and your family!

Men's Basketball Game (MSU v. Bradley)

JQH Arena, Saturday, March 2@ 7:05pm

Join us in cheering on the Bears men's basketball team as they take on the Bradley University Braves. We'll see you there with your BearWear on! 

Bookstore Extravaganza

Missouri State Bookstore
Be a part of the Maroon Madness! Visit the Bookstore to stock up on your BearWear and other MSU souveniers during Spring Family Day! 

Explore Springfield

Springfield, MO

Get to know Missouri State's surrounding community of Springfield.  Visit one of the nation's largest Bass Pro Shops, practice your swing on one of the greens, or go on Springfield's renowned First Friday Art Walk!