Parents Weekend at Texas A&M

By: KBTX Staff
By: KBTX Staff

The roads will be more congested and restaurants packed this weekend as thousands of parents flock to Aggieland for Parents' Weekend.

In Old Army Days, Parents Weekend originated as a time for moms to visit their sons.

The tradition has evolved into a weekend long event for the entire family.

There are lots of events going on this weekend.

Here's a list of some of the events:

Late Friday night, join in and celebrate one of A&M's most treasured traditions at Kyle Field for a special Midnight Yell.

Saturday Morning everyone is encouraged to stop by Reed Arena for the Aggie Mom's Boutique.

11:00am - 2:00pm - Bring the family out for food and fun at the annual Bevo Burn BBQ. Tickets are $7.

11:30am - Parsons Mounted Cavalry Review, "The Green"(on HWY 2818).

2:00pm - Show your support at the Aggie Football Maroon and White Game in Kyle Field. Students with student ID are free. Children 12 and under are free, all other tickets are $5 at the gate.

7:30pm - Singing Cadets concert in Rudder Auditorium. The Parents' Weekend committee will be presenting an exciting live auction during the intermission.


9:30am - The All-University Awards Ceremony in Rudder Auditorium. Admission is free, and a reception will follow in Rudder Exhibit Hall.

12:30pm - Ross Volunteer Performance, Kyle Field

1:30pm - Fish Drill Team Performance, Kyle Field

3:00pm - Corps Review & Unit Awards, Kyle Field

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