Family Weekend 2014

Friday, October 17th, 2014 - Sunday, October 19th, 2014

Families are invited to join us at Family Weekend for a fun-filled weekend at Manhattan College! No reservations or payment is required! 

Friday, October 17, 2014

8:00pm            Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing - The American Shakespeare Center will be performing!

Saturday, October 18, 2014

10:00am          Family 5K - Discover the beautiful Riverdale neighborhood on a family friendly walk/run! 

11:00am          Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons - Tour our brand new beautiful building! 

12:00pm          Lunch on Campus       

1:00pm            Carnival - Enjoy all the sights and sounds of a carnival as it comes to our cozy campus!

3:00pm            Division I Athletics: Soccer - Cheer on the Manhattan Jaspers men’s soccer team as they have a home game in Gaelic Park!

3:30 pm           Hypnotist Show - Sit back and be hypnotized!

4:30 pm           Mentalist Show - Be amazed!

6:00pm            Dinner On Your Own - Dine on campus or in a local neighborhood restaurant.

7:00pm            Special Guest Lecture and Meet and Greet with Chazz Palminteri, director and star of the movie, A Bronx Tale! Movie showing to follow!

Sunday, October 19, 2014

10:00am          Family Mass - Liturgy celebrated on campus in our beautiful Chapel of De La Salle.

11:30am          The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Enjoy one of the most famous museums in the world! Roundtrip transportation provided.

3:00pm            Fall Honors Convocation in Chapel of De la Salle and His Brothers  - By invitation only. 


Siblings are allowed to stay with a Manhattan College resident student. Manhattan students should obtain a guest pass from the Residence Life office before their sibling arrives. We don't offer on-campus lodging for parents, but there are a number of hotels in the local area. See a list of local hotels.

Parking & Directions

Families can park for free all weekend in the Manhattan College parking garage. See directions to campus.