Family Day

Family Day 2022
October 15th, 2022
10am- 5pm

Enjoy a fun-filled day with your students! Family Day is a part of our Homecoming festivities where alumni, families and students celebrate the spirit of Southern. This year’s Family Day will feature a Family Day Breakfast, a Homecoming Festival, and several events to choose from.   


Registration is required to access Homecoming Brunch and to receive a commemorative gift.  Access to the Homecoming Festival and the football game is open to all. 

Adults (non-students), $15 per person
Children (12 and under), FREE
Southern Students, FREE 

Click here to register!


10:00 a.m.

Check In, Moore Fieldhouse
Check in at the Welcome Tent in front of Moore Fieldhouse to receive your Family Day credentials and commemorative gift!

10:00 a.m.

Homecoming Brunch, Conn Hall
Start your day with a fabulous brunch in Conn Hall. Included with registration.  

Homecoming and Family Day Activities


Carnival Games and Activities, Wintergreen Building Lawn
Come on down for food, fun, and music - play games and win prizes too!

Campus Tours, Wintergreen Building
Enjoy a tour of the campus and learn about all the latest institutional developments from our student admission guides!

Homecoming Goose Chase: Campus Scavenger Hunt, Begins at Moore Fieldhouse Welcome Tent
Test your knowledge of campus for a chance to win Barnes and Noble gift cards. 

12pm- end of game

Food Trucks, Wintergreen parking Lot and Jess Dow Field
We'll have local vendors from miles around serving up their specialties - from BBQ to tacos, burgers, cookies, or ice cream...even a vegan option! Cash and credit/debit cards are accepted.

Kidz Korner, Jess Dow Field (tent)
Kids Korner will have arts & crafts available for our younger Owls! Magician John Cap will perform at 3pm in Kidz Korner! Be on the lookout as Jon walks around campus performing magic and making balloon characters!

Owl Town and Community Tent, Jess Dow FIeld
Swing by the big tent for food and drinks, catch up with friends, connect with athletic alumni, meet coaches and current players from all of our sports teams, as well as some of our campus leadership! Beer and wine available for purchase; valid I.D. required. Food and beverage prices vary. Purchase not required to enter Owl Town.

Special Events


Football Game, SCSU vs Franklin Pierce, Jess Dow Field
Join us at Jess Dow Field as our Fighting Owls take on the Franklin Pierce Ravens. Entry to the game is complimentary for everyone courtesy of Athletics!

Crescent Players Present: Once on This Island, Lyman Center
Once on This Island is a rousing Calypso-flavored tale of one small peasant girl, Ti Moune, who finds love in a world of prejudice. $15.00 (Family Day Special), $5.00 (SCSU student with ID), Free (kids)

For tickets, go to To purchase adult tickets at a special Homecoming and Family Day rate-

  1. Select Once On This Island, Saturday Oct. 15, 2pm
  2. Scroll down and you will see Coupon code
  3. Enter OWLS as the code
  4. Then click UNLOCK
  5. Select Homecoming_Family Day $15 (for adults)


Stay Longer! Support Women’s Soccer!

Women’s Soccer, SCSU vs Southern New Hampshire (5pm)

The Women's Soccer team takes Jess Dow Field in the evening as they face the 2nd ranked team in the NE-10 Conference, the Penmen! Free

Please contact Orientation, Transition & Family Engagement at or call 203 392 5189 with any questions.