Family Weekend

Family Weekend, October 25-27, 2024

We welcome all Gettysburg College families to Family Weekend!

Family Weekend is a time when you can experience many facets of life at Gettysburg College from academic opportunities to exhibits to athletic events to music performances to open houses—and the list goes on.

For Family Weekend questions, please contact us by phone at 717-337-6304 or email at

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Family Weekend is brimming with activities, from art exhibits to athletic events. Fall 2024 schedule of events will be posted early next semester and will be similar to 2023. See the schedule of events from 2023.


Suggestions for a smooth and happy Family Weekend from seasoned pros—Gettysburg College parents!
View the guide


Find the answers to questions about Family Weekend.
View the FAQs

Lodging and Eating

See many nearby lodging and eating options.
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