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Family Fest

Family Fest

Family Fest Weekend is a great opportunity for families to visit their students at the Mount to see what life is like on campus and participate in all kinds of fun activities. With live entertainment, delicious food and activities for kids of all ages, Family Fest is a wonderful Mount tradition! Highlights of the event include: a BBQ Lunch on Founder's Plaza, an ice cream social, a Family Fun Zone, sporting events, faculty speakers, opportunities to attend mass, and much more!

Family Fest 2015, Sept. 19 and 20

 Register For Family Fest
All Family Fest attendees must register online. Deadline for registration is: insert date.

View the Family Fest Schedule 
A full schedule of events for Saturday, September 19 and Sunday, September 20.

One of the highlights of Family Fest 2015 is Michael Carbonaro, Magician & Illusionist. Now most known for his original hidden camera magic series, The Carbonaro Effect on TRUtv, Michael has been seen in recurring roles in television shows such as: 30 Rock, CSI Miami, The Newsroom, How to Make it in America and The Wizards of Waverly Place. Michael’s show will consist of comedy, magic and other bizarre acts that will leave the entire family wanting more! Michael is an OutFest Best Actor Award Winner, as well as the 2015 Academy of Magical Arts 'Magician of the Year'. Cost is $10 per ticket. Pre-registration is required. Limited seating available. Michael will perform in Knott Auditorium on Saturday, September 19 at 9:00 p.m. 

View a sneak peek of Michael's work in the short video below!


Directions to the Mount
Driving Directions to the Mount and information on local airports and train stations. 

These listings are arranged from closest to furthest from the university in terms of distance.

For any additional information or questions please contact the Office of Campus Activities.

16300 Old Emmitsburg Road | Emmitsburg, MD 21727
Map & Directions | | 301-447-6122
Frederick Campus | 5350 Spectrum Drive | Frederick, MD 21703
Map & Directions | | 301-682-8315