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Plebe Parents' Weekend
Midshipman with parents
Plebe Parents weekend in Dahlgren Hall
Midshipmen and parents for Plebe Parents Weekend
Midshipman with parents
Plebe Parents weekend in Dahlgren Hall
Noon meal formation

Schedule of Events

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

Key:

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

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Time Event & Place Information
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m Visitor's Access Center Open for Parent DBIDS Card Processing *PLEASE NOTE EXTENDED TIME*
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 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. - 6:00 p.m. Drydock Restaurant
Dahlgren Hall
 
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. - 4:00 p.m. Miller Chapel and Stein Fellowship Hall Displays 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
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 Located on the Class of '53 Deck
Dahlgren Hall

Nametags and Plebe Summer Books available. Academy informational exhibits and academic department displays with representatives on the main arena floor.

***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. - 3:30 p.m.

Tours of Division of Mathematics and Sciences and Division of Engineering and Weapons laboratories.
Michelson Hall Lobby
Tours depart from Michelson Hall Lobby, Radford Terrace entrance, every 5 minutes and will last approximately 1 hour. Last tour leaves at 2:30 p.m.
6:10 p.m. Evening formation in Tecumseh Court Inclement weather: canceled

Friday, August 10, 2018

Time Event & Place Information
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Drydock Restaurant
Dahlgren Hall

7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Information Desk Located on the Class of '53 Deck
Dahlgren Hall

Nametags and Plebe Summer Books available. Academy informational exhibits and academic department displays with representatives on the main arena floor until 10:00 a.m..

***Recommended Event***

7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m Visitor's Access Center Open for Parent DBIDS Card Processing *PLEASE NOTE EXTENDED TIME*
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Nimitz Library Open for general visiting.
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Midshipmen Store
3rd Wing, Bancroft Hall
 
7:45 a.m. - 8:10 a.m. Morning Colors Ceremony; music by the Naval Academy Band.
Tecumseh Court
Music by the Naval Academy Band.
8:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

Tours of Division of Mathematics and Sciences and Division of Engineering and Weapons laboratories.
Michelson Hall Lobby

Tours depart from Michelson Hall Lobby, Radford Terrace entrance, every 5 minutes and will last approximately 1 hour.  Last tour leaves at 8:50 a.m.

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. - 4:00 p.m. Main Chapel open for general visiting. Crypt of John Paul Jones remains open until 4 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Miller Chapel and Stein Fellowship Hall Displays Open for general visiting.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center and Gift Shop Open

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
 
10:15 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 2022.
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.
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Naval Academy Museum Guided Open House for Plebes and Parents/Guests Refreshments and special artifact displays with Museum staff and USNA Historians.
7:15 p.m. Jewish Sabbath Service
Miller Chapel, Levy Center.
 
10:00 p.m. Town liberty expires for the Class of 2022.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Time Event & Place Information
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m Visitor's Access Center Open for Parent DBIDS Card Processing
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
 
8:00 a.m. Formation for Parade
Tecumseh Court
Naval Academy Band accompaniment.
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Formal Parade
Worden Field
Inclement weather: canceled.
Please do not walk on Worden Field before or during the parade.  **RECOMMENDED EVENT**
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 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. - 4:00 p.m. Miller Chapel and Stein Fellowship Hall Displays 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
Preble Hall

Open for general visiting.

9:30 a.m.

Town liberty for the Class of 2022. Plebes will be dismissed from Bancroft Hall. (Liberty will commence following the Formal Parade.)
9:35 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. Plebe Drum and Bugle Corps Performance
Radford Terrace
 Wx Alt: Dahlgren Hall
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. - 3:30 p.m. Academy's Yard Patrol (YP) craft
Dewey Field Seawall
Available for visiting.
11:59 p.m. Town liberty expires for Class of 2022.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

 

Time Event & Place Information
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m Visitor's Access Center Open for Parent DBIDS Card Processing
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Midshipmen Store
3rd Wing, Bancroft Hall
 
8:00 a.m. Town liberty begins for Class of 2022.
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. Miller Chapel and Stein Fellowship Hall Displays Open for general visiting
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.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Drydock Restaurant
Dahlgren Hall
 
11:00 a.m. Protestant Worship
Main Chapel
 
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Naval Academy Museum
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 2022.
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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