Saturday, September 19, 2015

Parent and Family Weekend is for all GC Families!

Directions and Parking For Parent and Family Weekend

We are excited to welcome the parents and families of our students to Georgetown College! Georgetown, KY is located just west of Interstate 75 and just north of Interstate 64, just 10 minutes from Lexington and one hour from Louisville and Cincinnati. For directions, click on this link and enter the address from where you will be traveling from into the blank space on top. Or enter 400 East College Street, Georgetown, KY 40324 into your GPS or cell phone.

When you arrive on campus, you can park in the visitors lot next to Anderson Hall, across the street from the Cralle Student Center. You can recognize this lot as it is right across the street from our bookstore, which has a black overhang out front! In the event that this lot is full, you may park in the Fitness Center parking lot further down the street, on the corner of College and Military Street.

Schedule of Events

Clicking on any of the locations below will show their exact location in Google Maps! Use this to help you know where you’re going throughout the day!

Check in/Registration – 9:00 am (Giddings Lawn)

Optional Campus Tours will be available at this time as well! Tour guides will be available at the Registration Table.

Open House – 10:00 am (Giddings Lawn)

The open house will feature student organizations on campus, including Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Council, the Office for Diversity and Inclusion, the Student Government Association, Common Ground, WRVG, and the Georgetown Activities Council!

Campus Activities – 11:00 am

Activities available at this time include:

Parent and Family Association Interest Session (Arnett Conference Room of the Ensor Learning Resource Center): If you’re interested in becoming more involved with Georgetown College, this is your opportunity!

GC Jeopardy (Jones Hall Nelson Suite – Cralle Student Center): Test your trivia knowledge of Georgetown College! The winner will receive a gift card to Mancino’s

Tiger Tracks Scavenger Hunt (John Hill Chapel steps): Get to know some landmarks on Georgetown College’s campus, while also having a chance to win a gift card from Mancino’s!

Tailgate Lunch – Noon (Toyota Stadium Lawn)

Enjoy lunch with the President and Mrs. Greene, as well as some of our distinguished faculty!

Tiger Football vs. Reinhardt University – 1:30 pm kickoff (Toyota Stadium)

Movie on the Lawn featuring “Big Hero 6” – 8:00 pm (The Quad)

Enjoy popcorn and refreshments on us! Make sure to bring a blanket or some chairs!

Tickets are $35 per person and includes lunch, entry into the football game, a movie on the lawn and exclusive Georgetown College promotional items. There is no cost for your GC student!

To make a reservation for Parent & Family Weekend, please call 502-863-8004.

For more information, contact Jessalynn Cornett ( or Andrew Swan (

Local Events

Apple Cider Days at Bi-Water Farm 9/19/15 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

877 Cincinnati Road Georgetown, KY
No fee for entry.

Car Cruise
9/19/15 5:00-9:00 p.m.
Behind Cracker Barrel

1454 Cherry Blossom Way Georgetown, KY

Collecting non-perishable food items.

Farmers Market
9/20/15 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Court Street Georgetown, KY

No fee for entry.

Local Worship
All services are located in Georgetown.

Faith Baptist Church

116 Pocahontas Trail

11:00 a.m. Worship


St. John the Evangelist Church

604 E. Main Street
8:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. Mass


Harmony Christian Church

170 Southgate Drive
9:00 a.m. & 10:45 a.m. Worship


Living Waters Fellowship

172 Gunnell Road

11:00 a.m. Worship


First Christian Church

112 E. College Street
10:55 a.m. Worship


First Church of the Nazarene

726 Lemons Mill Road
10:45 a.m. Worship


First Presbyterian Church

317 E. Main Street
11:00 a.m. Worship