Family weekend at Eastern Illinois University kicks off September 21st. Friday events include a carnival from 4:00-7:00, “Dinner and a Murder 80’s Style,” concert, rock ‘n bowl, and family bingo. Saturday morning at 9:00 it’s breakfast with President Glassman, followed by creation station with face painting, sand art, coloring and more. Billy Panther’s Backyard Kid’s Zone will open at 12:30 outside O’Brien Field, and the Panthers will play Tennessee State at 2:00. Saturday night at 7:00, it’s Family Weekend FunFest from 7:00-11:00. For the rest of the schedule for Family Weekend, click here, for the EIU Family Weekend website.