University Union Board

Schedule of Events

Family Day Activities for Saturday, September 15 2018

    • Harry Mussatto Golf Course
      • 18 holes green fees, cart, and use of the range with balls.
        • WIU students (please bring ID) and siblings = $20 per person.
        • Parents = $25 per person
      • Please contact (309) 298-3676 to sign up for a tee time.
    • Leatherneck Game Day Tailgating (Southwest corner of Q Lot)
      • Enjoy socializing with the Leatherneck Nation! Spots are first-come, first-served. No glass containers. Clean up is required.
      • Rockin' Papas (80's throwback band)
      • BBQ tasting (ribs & brisket) - $3 per tasting ticket or $5 for two tickets (cash or check only) in Q Lot, Row.
        • Tasting Ticket Includes 
        • Tasting packages can be purchased here
    • Leatherneck Football: WIU Leathernecks vs. University of Montana
      • Hanson Field
      • Time - 3pm
      • If you would like to purchase football tickets in advance for $10 as part of the Family Day BBQ package, please click here (must by done by September 7)
      • If you would like to purchase football tickets outside of of the Family Day BBQ package please visit goleathernecks.com or contact the ticket office at: (309) 298-1190.

Suggested Activities for Sunday, September 16

    • Brunch in the Halls!
      • Thompson or Corbin/Olson Hall dining centers.
      • See Campus Map for locations.
      • 11:00AM - 1:30PM
      • Cash and student cards accepted ONLY.
      • Sodexo Campus Services provides an a la carte Sunday brunch with something for everyone. Family Day menu
    • Macomb Area Restaurants serving Breakfast:
      • Max & Molly's, West Jackson Street, serving from 7am-3pm
      • The Old Dairy (Saturday ONLY), 210 S Lafayette St, serving from 7am-3pm
      • Rocky's Bar & Grill, 1420 West Jackson Street, serving from 7am-2pm
      • Sunrise Family Restaurant, 307 East University Drive, serving breakfast from 6am-11pm
      • Louie's Family Diner, 118 S Lafayette St, serving breakfast from 5am - 2pm
      • Hy-Vee, 1600 E Jackson St, 7am - 11am
    • Ball Fore Family Fun
      • US HWY 136, west of Macomb.
      • Call 309-836-9741 for hours.
      • Offering mini-golf at $5 per person; batting cages at $1 per token for 12 pitches; golf driving range at $5 per bucket of balls; free sand volleyball court and basketball court. All equipment available.
    • Spring Lake Park On Your Own Activities
      • Located 2 miles North of Macomb & Western Illinois University on Route 67 West. Take a left on Spring Lake Road and go 1.8 miles. Entrance is on the right.
      • 5:30AM – 10:00PM
      • Enjoy the quaint setting by a 230 acre lake stocked with numerous fish and where you don't need a reservation to camp. Amenities include: two boat launches, bait, ice, firewood, canoe, row boat rentals, horseshoe pit, hiking/biking trails, and playground.