Family Day - Saturday, September 28

Registration for Family Day coming soon!

10 - 11 a.m.

Check-In Available

  • DUkes Perform
  • Photo Booth (10 a.m. - noon)
  • Sign up for a step-by-step painting class starting at 11:30 and 1:30. Space is limited.
  • Support New Borns in Need by making blankets that will be donated this charity. Sponsored by Drury Volunteer Corps. (10 a.m. - noon)
Findlay Student Center (FSC), Lobby
11 a.m. - Noon Campus Golf - Lambda Chi Alpha
FSC, Fountain Area
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Family Day Lunch - Drury's Jazz Band Performs
Complimentary lunch for family members who RSVP in advance
Students will swipe in with their ID cards

FSC Commons
12:30 - 2 p.m. Trivia
Sponsored by RLA - Show off all that knowledge and win prizes!
FSC Ballroom
1 - 3:30 p.m. Inflatables on Kellogg Green
Kellogg Greenspace
2 - 3:30 p.m.

Music, Games, Activities & Sponsors

  • Balloon Artist
  • Live music by Drury musicians
  • Line Dancing class 
  • Pumpkin Painting
  • Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream-American Chemical Society
  • International Calligraphy-International Student Association
  • Kan Jam
  • Spike Ball
  • Bean Bag Toss
  • Ladder Golf
  • Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Snow Cones
  • Watch Drury’s Ultimate Frisbee Team Play on Sunderland Field from 3 - 4 p.m.
Kellogg Greenspace
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Happy Hour & Hors D'oeuvres
Please join Administration and Academic Deans for casual conversation, hors d'oeurves and drinks to end the day.

President's House
SE corner of Benton and Calhoun streets


Ghost Tours at Pythian Castle

Hear ghostly tales while touring the castle. Reservations recommended.

8 - 9:30 p.m.; Admission $15 online or $16 at the door; (417) 865-1464

1451 E. Pythian Street – Springfield MO 65802

Fantastic Caverns

America's Only Ride-Through Cave. A 55-minute guided tour follows an ancient underground riverbed filled with massive formations. The cave stays a comfortable 60° year-round.; Open daily 8 a.m. - dusk; call for details on pricing at (417) 833-2010

Smallin Civil War Cave Lantern Tours

Enjoy an evening of Southern food, storytelling and a lantern light trip through the mysterious Smallin Civil War Cave.

7 - 9 p.m.; Call for reservations at (417) 551-4545.