US Bank Family Weekend

Join us for ENMU's U.S. Bank Family Weekend, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 15-16, 2021 to Enjoy Time with your Greyhound Family and be Entered into a Drawing for a $1,000 Scholarship!

When you check in for Family Weekend, you will be automatically entered into a drawing to win a $250, $500 or $1,000 scholarship for the spring 2022 semester. Three lucky winners will be awarded the scholarships during half-time of the football game on Saturday, Oct. 16 at 6 p.m. (you must be present to win!) See the schedule below for more great events you can enjoy with your Greyhound family.

Friday, Oct. 15

7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. New Mexico and West Texas Art Educator Exhibition
Golden Student Success Center (GSSC), Runnels Gallery
2:30–5 p.m. ENMU Sidewalk Chalk Competition
ENMU Campus
4–8 p.m. Check-In
Campus Union (CUB), Lobby
5:30–7:30 p.m. Family Weekend Dinner
Greyhound Arena (GA)
6 p.m. Greyhound Volleyball vs. University of Arkansas Fort Smith
Greyhound Arena (GA)
7 p.m. Big Band Dance
Campus Union (CUB), Dallan Sanders Patio

Saturday, Oct. 16

8 a.m. to Noon Check-In
Campus Union (CUB), Lobby
8 a.m. Golden Student Success Center (GSSC) opens
8:30–10 a.m. Morning Mix and Mingle
Golden Student Success Center (GSSC)

Enjoy coffee, bagels and donuts with ENMU president, deans, department heads, faculty and staff
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. ENMU Bookstore open
9 a.m. to Noon; 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Blackwater Draw Museum open
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Blackwater Draw Archaeological Site Open
508 Route 467 just north of Portales
9 a.m to 9 p.m. New Mexico and West Texas Art Educator Exhibition
Golden Student Success Center (GSSC), Runnels Gallery
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Roosevelt County Historical Museum open
Roosevelt County Museum (RCM)
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Peanut Valley Festival
Roosevelt County Fairgrounds

48th Annual Peanut Valley Festival includes arts, crafts, food, music, games and entertainment
10 a.m. to Noon
  • Excel: Research and Creativity at ENMU
    Golden Student Success Center (GSSC)
  • Will enlighten and inform families with ENMU's star educators presenting on trending topics and research initiatives
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Brunch at Crossroads Café Dining Hall
Campus Union (CUB)
Noon Volleyball vs. Oklahoma Christian University
Greyhound Arena (GA)
2 p.m.

Greyhound Rodeo Open Practice
Lewis Cooper Arena

Come see the your Greyhound Rodeo team in an open practice at Lewis Cooper Arena

3-6 p.m. Agriculture Day Sponsored by New Mexico Farm and Livestock Bureau
Greyhound Stadium (GS)
4–6 p.m. Family Weekend Tailgate Sponsored by U.S. Bank
Greyhound Stadium (GS)
4:45 p.m. Dawg Walk
Greyhound Stadium (GS)

Fans welcome the Greyhounds on their way into the stadium
5:15 p.m. Pregame Concert
Greyhound Stadium (GS), Honor Wall Plaza
6 p.m. Greyhound Football vs. West Texas A&M
Greyhound Stadium (GS)


A $10 per person Family Weekend price includes admission to a variety of activities designed for parents and family members to have a great time experiencing Eastern with their Greyhound students. All activities are free for kids 12 and under!

ENMU students get into all events for free when they show a valid ENMU ID and are accompanying their family members who are participating in Family Weekend.

Cost: $10 per person, free for kids 12 and under

R.S.V.P for Family Weekend

View ENMU faculty and staff registration info