Fr. Marquette

Friday Dinner and a Show

Featuring the Marquette Orchestra, the 1st Annual Father Marquette Drawing and the Studio 013 Refugees



Friday, October 4, 6:00 p.m.

Alumni Memorial Union, 3rd Floor Ballrooms

$20 per person, (children 5 and under are free)

Don't miss this festive kick-off to Family Weekend 2013, including...


5:45 p.m. - Doors open, cash bar opens


5:45 - 6:00 p.m. Father Marquette Drawing prizes revealed - families can stop by the prize table to choose which prizes they will be eligible to win


6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Buffet dinner, including a variety of fall comfort foods for the whole family


6:45 p.m. Marquette Orchestra offers a selection of pop music


7:00 p.m. Father Marquette Drawing - must be present to win


7:20 p.m. Studio 013 Refugees, Marquette's only comedy troupe on campus.



Father Marquette Drawing


In the spirit of the famous Jesuit explorer and namesake of Marquette University, Father Jaques Marquette, we encourage families to explore Marquette's vibrant campus and the city of Milwaukee during your stay at Family Weekend and throughout the year. To inspire you to do just that, we are offering a variety of practical, exciting, and just plain fun prizes from Marquette departments and Milwaukee hot spots. Current sponsors include:



Milwaukee Hot Spots

AJ Bombers

Discovery World

Edible Impressions

Hinterland Erie Street Gastropub

Landmark Theatres


Milwaukee Cupcake Company

Molly Cool's Seafood Tavern

Pizza Shuttle

Potawatomi Bingo Casino

Purple Door Creamery

Rock Bottom Brewery

Ruby G's Espresso Bar and Cafe

Sprecher Brewery

Stone Creek Coffee

US Bank

Yo Mama Frozen Yogurt



Marquette Departments

The Book Marq

Campus Ministry

Center for Intercultural Engagement

Counseling Center

Haggerty Museum of Art

Helfaer Theatre

Intercollegiate Athletics

International Education

Parent Program

Medical Clinic

Recreational Sports

Residence Life

Senior Week Planning Committee

Union Sports Annex



Thank you to all our sponsors, for your generous donated prizes and services! For information on becoming a sponsor, please contact the Marquette University Parent Program at


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