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Family Weekend is now Family Day at Western! This year's festival of activities will include a packed day of fun for families. On Saturday, the annual golf outing activity is now joined by the Rocky's 5K Walk/Run along with the annual UUB carnival with interactive activities and free take-away items. 38 Special logo The new live festival stage entertainment at Leatherneck tailgating is 80's rock legend, .38 Special. Still going strong after all these years, his band delivers nearly 100 shows per year! There is also the annual family picnic with free food for the incoming freshmen families (if you are a freshman family- look for your picnic card in the mail) and Leatherneck football at 3PM. Exciting things are happening at Family Day 2013! Go to for even more information and the full schedule of events.

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