MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University will hold Family Weekend 2005 from Friday, Oct. 21 to Sunday, Oct. 23.  Family Weekend is a time for parents to visit NMU and be included in their child’s college experience.

            Several events will be held on campus that the whole family can attend.  A hockey game between NMU and Michigan Tech will be held at 7:35 p.m. on Friday, and the Golden Dragon Acrobats will perform at 8 p.m. on Saturday.         Both of these events will be held at the Berry Events Center.  Tickets may be purchased at any EZ ticket outlet, by phone at 227-1032 or online at 

            On Sunday, the Culinary Students of NMU will present an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Jacobetti Center, featuring pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, bacon and juice.  Tickets are $5 and will be available at the door.  A full schedule of events and additional information is available at

Prepared By
Becky Kratz