Plebe Parents' Weekend
Midshipmen in formation
Midshipmen in formation
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Schedule of Events

The full schedule of events planned during the weekend is intended to make your visit both enjoyable and informative.

Download a flyer of the whole schedule here.

Key:
4/C Parents Weekend Specific Event
General USNA Information
Religious Service

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Time Event & Place Information
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Drydock Restaurant
Dahlgren Hall
 
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Midshipmen Store
3rd Wing, Bancroft Hall
 
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Nimitz Library Open for general visiting.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Admissions Office Open for general visiting.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Main Chapel and Crypt of John Paul Jones Open for general visiting.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center and Gift Shop Tours depart from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Naval Academy Museum and Gift Shop
Preble Hall

Open for general visiting.
12:10 p.m.

Noon Formation
Tecumseh Court (Inclement weather: canceled.)

12:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Information desk on the 2nd Floor.  Academy informational exhibits and academic department displays with representatives on the Main Arena floor. 
Dahlgren Hall

Nametags and Plebe Summer Books available. Academy informational exhibits and academic department displays with representatives.

***Recommended Event***

12:50 p.m.

Catholic Mass
St. Andrew's Chapel

 
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Ship simulators
Luce Hall
 Open for tours

2:00 p.m.

Tours of Division of Mathematics and Sciences and Division of Engineering and Weapons laboratories.
 Rickover Hall (Room 102)
Tours depart every 5 minutes and will last approximately 1 hour. Last tour leaves at 2:30 p.m.
6:10 Evening formation in Tecumseh Court Inclement weather: canceled
6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. Naval Academy Band concert
Radford Terrace
Featuring the "Electric Brigade."
Inclement weather: canceled.

Friday, August 14, 2015

Time Event & Place Information

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 

Drydock Restaurant
Dahlgren Hall                                                                               
 
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Information desk on the 2nd Floor.  Academy informational exhibits and academic department displays with representatives on the Main Arena floor.                                                                                          

Dahlgren Hall

Nametags and Plebe Summer Books available. Academy informational exhibits and academic department displays with representatives.

***Recommended Event***

7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Midshipmen Store
3rd Wing, Bancroft Hall
 
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Nimitz Library Open for general visiting.
7:45 a.m. - 8:10 a.m. Morning Colors Ceremony
Tecumseh Court
Music by the Naval Academy Band.
8:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Last tour leaves at 8:50 a.m.
Tours of Division of Mathematics and Sciences and Division of Engineering and Weapons laboratories.
 Rickover Hall, Room 102
Tours depart every 5 minutes and will last approximately 1 hour.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Ship simulators
Luce Hall
 Open for tours.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Admissions Office Open Open for general visiting.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Naval Academy Museum and Gift Shop
Preble Hall

Open for general visiting.
8:10 a.m. Morning Quarters Formation
Tecumseh Court
 
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. "The History of the U.S. Naval Academy" Presentation
Mahan Hall Auditorium
By Professor Fred Harrod, History Department
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Main Chapel open for general visiting.  Crypt of John Paul Jones remains open until 4 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Naval Academy Museum and Gift Shop
Preble Hall

Open for general visiting. Tours depart from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Wesley A. Brown Field House, Lejeune Hall, and Macdonough Hall Open for general visiting.
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Naval Academy Band presents music
Alumni Hall
 
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Information desk on the 2nd Floor.
Dahlgren Hall
*Nametags and Plebe Summer Book available.
10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Plebe Summer video presentation followed by Welcome Aboard/Parents' Forum
Alumni Hall
The Superintendent, Commandant, Academic Dean and Provost, Command Master Chief, and Athletic Director address the audience. 
***Recommended Event***
12:10 p.m. Noon formation
Tecumseh Court
Inclement weather: canceled.
Inclement Weather: midshipmen will be dismissed from the Main Arena of Alumni Hall.
12:15 p.m. (Liberty will commence following noon meal formation.) Town liberty for the Class of 2019.    
12:15 p.m. Midshipmen meet with parents
Stribling Walk. Inclement weather: Alumni Hall.

You will meet at prearranged places (alphabetical signs). Late arrivals may leave a message for midshipmen at Main Office, Bancroft Hall. For more information click here.

12:20 p.m. Noon meal (non-mandatory)
King Hall
Midshipmen dine for free and their guests may attend who have purchased tickets.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Tour of Bancroft Hall and Plebe's room.
Bancroft Hall
Plebe Summer Company Officers and midshipmen chain of command present in company areas to meet parents.
12:50 p.m. Catholic Mass
St. Andrew's Chapel
 
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Academy's Yard Patrol (YP) craft 
Dewey Field Seawall
Available for visiting.
7:15 p.m. Jewish Sabbath Service
Miller Chapel, Levy Center.
 
10:00 p.m. Town liberty expires for the Class of 2019.

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Time Event & Place Information
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Midshipmen Store
3rd Wing, Bancroft Hall
 
7:45 a.m. - 8:10 a.m. Morning Colors Ceremony
Tecumseh Court
Music by the Naval Academy Band.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Plebe Summer Books available
 Alumni Hall Lobby
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Drydock Restaurant
Dahlgren Hall
 
9:00 a.m. Formation for parade
Tecumseh Court
Naval Academy Band accompaniment.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Admissions Office Open for general visiting.
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Main Chapel  Open for general visiting. Crypt of John Paul Jones remains open to 4 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center and Gift Shop Tours depart from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Naval Academy Museum and Gift Shop
Preble Hall

Open for general visiting.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Formal Parade
Worden Field
Inclement weather: canceled.
Please do not walk on Worden Field before or during the parade.

10:30 a.m.

(Liberty will commence following the Formal Parade.)

Town liberty for the Class of 2019. Plebes will be dismissed from Bancroft Hall.
10:35 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. Plebe Drum and Bugle Corps Performance
Radford Terrace 
 Inclement weather: Mahan Hall Auditorium.
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Wesley A. Brown Field House, Lejeune Hall and Macdonough Hall Open for general visiting.
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Academy's Yard Patrol (YP) craft
Dewey Field Seawall
Available for visiting.
11:59 p.m. Town liberty expires for Class of 2019.

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Time Event & Place Information
8:00 a.m.      Town liberty begins for Class of 2019.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Drydock Restaurant
Dahlgren Hall
 
8:15 a.m. Protestant Holy Communion Service
St. Andrew's Chapel
 
9:00 a.m. Catholic Mass
Main Chapel
 
9:00 a.m. Protestant Contemporary Worship
Mitscher Hall Auditorium
 
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Midshipmen Store
3rd Wing, Bancroft Hall
 
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center and Gift Shop Tours depart from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.      
11:00 a.m. Protestant Worship
Main Chapel
 
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 Naval Academy Museum and Gift Shop  

Preble Hall                                                                                           

Open for general visiting.
11:30 a.m. Catholic Mass
St. Andrew's Chapel
 
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Main Chapel and Crypt of John Paul Jones Open for general visiting.
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wesley A. Brown Field House, Lejeune Hall, and Macdonough Hall

Open for general visiting.
6:00 p.m. Liberty expires for the class of 2019.
6:00 p.m. Mandatory evening meal formation.
Tecumseh Court
Inclement weather formation will be in Bancroft Hall company areas.
End of Parents' Weekend.
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