Parents and Families
Where To Stay
Special rates are available at many local hotels (subject to availability) for Butler families.
Visit our hotel partner page to learn more about the properties and how to book your reservation!
Please note that the Monumental Marathon will take place in Downtown Indianapolis and through campus on Saturday, November 9. It is recommended that you choose a hotel on the NW side of Indianapolis to avoid marathon road closures.
Enjoy The City
If you have questions about the weekend or programming, please contact
the Office of New Student & Family Programs at
Family Weekend is November 8-10, 2019!
Join us for Family Weekend 2019! You won't want to miss the perfect weekend to visit your Butler student! Events, activities, and open houses have been planned throughout the weekend for you to experience Butler and to learn more about your student's life on campus.
Registration will open on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Several events offer discounted tickets for families who register in advance.
Schedule Highlights Include:
Friday, November 8
Family Council Meeting 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Family Weekend Information 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Optional programming and events between 3:00 - 9:30 PM
Saturday, November 9
Family Weekend Information 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Optional programming and events between 8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Sunday, November 10
Optional programming and events between 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
A full schedule will be updated soon. Check back for more details in the coming weeks.