2021 Family Weekend - Coastal Carolina University
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2021 Family Weekend

October 1-3

Join us for a weekend of family fun at Coastal Carolina University!

Family Weekend Quick Facts


  • Registration opens on August 18 at 12 p.m. EST and closes on September 27 at 4 p.m. EST.
  • The refund deadline is September 27 at 4 p.m. EST. There will be no refunds issued after this date for any reason.
  • Football Tickets:
    • Are NOT included in the Family Weekend Package
    • Use the link provided in the reservation system along with the code provided to purchase discounted football tickets
    • In order to sit with your student there are two options
      1. Have your student reserve a guest ticket in the student section (only one allowed)
      2. Purchase a discounted ticket for your student to sit with family when purchasing pre-sale tickets as a family weekend package registrant

The Family Weekend Registration Package

  • $25 per person (children 5 years of age and up; not including CCU students)
  • Purchase of Registration Package is required to access registration for additional fee-required and free events.
  • CCU students should not be included in the package purchase or the ticket purchase for additional registration-required and free events.

The Family Weekend Registration package includes:

  • Check-in & Welcome Reception (Check-in upon arrival required)
  • Kimbel Library Self-guided Tour
  • Kimbel Library Guided Tour
  • Access to the HTC Recreation Center and Night at the Rec rock climbing (must be accompanied by CCU student)
  • Movies at the Union
  • Career Services Open House
  • Coffee Talk with the President
  • Family Weekend Tailgate
  • Discount code for football tickets
  • Family Trivia Night
  • Access to "Hostile Terrain 94: A Library Exhibit on Immigration" in Kimbel Library
  • Access to the "Faculty Exhibition" in the Rebecca Randall Bryan Art Gallery
  • Access to discount codes for participating local attractions

Additional Registration Required - Free Pre-Registration

  • "Friends and Family of DEI" Reception
  • Backstage Tour of "HONK! The Musical"
  • Super Smash Bros Gaming Tournament

Additional Registration Required - Additional Cost Associated

  • Family Weekend Cornhole Tournament
  • 2021 Family Weekend Golf Tournament (Teams of 2. Registration deadline is Sept. 18)
  • Waties Island Visit
  • Paint and Unwind
  • Conway Historical Guided Walking Tour
  • President's Drop-In Breakfast

Local Events and Attractions - The following events require registration using the links and discount codes provided in the reservation system. 

  • Downtown Conway Fall Festival (Sat, October 2nd)
  • Surfside Beach Family Festival (Sat, October 2nd)
  • WonderWorks (discount code available with registration)
  • FunPlex (discount code available with registration)
  • Ripley's Aquarium (discount code available with registration)
  • Backstage Escape Games (discount code available with registration)
  • Legends in Concert (discount code available with registration)

View our schedule of events HERE.

View our campus map HERE.

Please note - dates, times, and events are subject to change



Registration Information


Click here to register for Family Weekend.

All registration will take place through our registration website.

What you will need for registration:

  • Your student's CCU ID number
  • T-shirt sizes for all family members
  • Credit Card for Payment

Note: Children under the age of 5 do not require registration.


  • The deadline for refunds is September 27 at 4 p.m. EST.
  • No refunds will be issued after this date for any reason.
  • All refund requests must be submitted in writing to familyweekend@coastal.edu.