Events

Virtual Events

Trivia Night

Join forces with your family to compete with other family groups in a game of Mean Green Trivia! Through 3 rounds of 10 questions, families will show their knowledge of UNT history, traditions, services and events. Prize packs will be sent to the top 3 family groups who earn the most points during the event.

Virtual 5K

Calling all runners! In lieu of our in-person race, the Pohl Recreation Center has organized a virtual event just for Family Weekend! Compete with other Family Weekend runners or join the Fun Run. All runners will be sent a 5K participant sticker, and the top placing runners will receive recognition from the Rec Center.

Open Gaming

The Media Library at UNT invites you to utilize their online gaming services this weekend! Try new games or play some of your favorites!

Things to do in Denton

Scavify Hunt 

Students who are on-campus are encouraged to download the Scavify app and search for the UNT Family Weekend 2020 hunt. Find key landmarks on campus, explore great places to eat or study, and earn some prizes along the way. The Scavify app is free and can be found in the app store. The hunt begins on Friday, October 9 and ends Saturday, October 11.

Discover Denton

The city of Denton is a great community to live in. The city hosts events that range from community markets, family music classes, and more. Some events have a fee, but check out what Discover Denton has planned this weekend

Mean Green Football vs. University of North Carolina Charlotte

With new requirements for masks and social distancing, Apogee Stadium invites you and your family to come watch some football this season! All UNT students gain free admission but must claim their ticket in advance of the game. All other guests can purchase tickets while supplies last. Tickets for the game vs Charlotte will go on sale Monday, 10/5. If you can't make it to Denton, watch the event live on ESPN3 or ESPN+.

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Parent Association Merchandise

Looking to show your Mean Green pride during Family Weekend and beyond? Check out the UNT Parent Association’s Merchandise Shop to find exclusive designs at great prices! All proceeds support UNT Parent Association scholarships.

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