Family Day

Saturday, September 30, 2023

Family Day  


EXPLORE our community 


Downtown Russellville -                                                                                                                    

Take this opportunity to head downtown to visit our shops, restaurants, and to just explore historic downtown Russellville.   

Mt. Nebo State Park  -                                                                                     

Head up the mountain to take a stroll on one of trails, go for a mountian bike ride on the newly installed trail, or just to take in the beautiful views this vantage point offers.  

Petit Jean State Park -                                                                                            

Not too far down the road is this gorgeous state park.  Take the scenic drive and check out all that Mt. Petit Jean has to offer.  Check out the falls, the restaurant, the views, and the history of this signature Arkansas State Park. 




Location:  Tailgate - Crabaugh Hall Lawn

Time:  2pm (at Parent & Family Tent)

A limited number of complimentary game tickets are available for guardians and family members of our current ATU students.  250 tickets will be provided, on a first come, first serve basis.  Tickets are available at the Parent & Family Relations tent in the tailgating area outside of Williamson Hall (directly accross from the stadium).  

Parent & family relations tailgate

Location: Tailgate - Williamson Lawn

Time:  3pm - 5:30pm

Join us to connect with other parents and family members at our annual Parent & Family Relations - Family Day Tailgate.  Come hungry and enjoy some pulled pork sandwhiches, cheesy sides, beans,  and slaw as you the tailgate in preparation for the big Wonder Boys football game. 

Wonder Boys Football 

Location: Thone Stadium

Time:  6pm

The Arkansas Tech University Wonder Boys will take on the Rangers of Northwestern Oklahoma University in Great American Conference play.  Head over to Thone Stadium to enjoy the sights and sounds of Wonder Boy football, the Arkansas Tech Band of Distinction, Golden Girls Dance Team and the ATU Cheer Team.  #Fighton