Concordia Crossing

Next Concordia Crossing:

March 6-8, 2020

Registration opens January 6, 2020!

Come Celebrate All Things Concordia at Concordia Crossing

Please join us for Concordia Crossing, our university's annual community celebration! With specialized programming for alumni, clergy, families, friends, and current and prospective students, this event is an opportunity to celebrate all things Concordia.

Our long and varied history - though filled with different mascots, locations, and generations - is one of faithful commitment to education, service, and God.

We can't wait to see you there!

2019 Schedule

2019 Schedule

Tentative event times and schedule are listed in the table below. More details to come!

Wednesday, March 6

Time Activity Location Audience
9:00pm Alumni-Current Student Intramural Games Softball Field Current Students; Alumni

Thursday, March 7

Time Activity Location Audience
1:00pm     Career Fair                                                           Cedel Hall, 1st Floor Atrium All Audiences         
7:00pm Senior Soiree (exclusive to 2019 graduating Seniors) Napa Flats Class of 2019
7:30pm Theater Performance Black Box Theater All Audiences
9:00pm The Refuge (Student-led Worship) Chapel All Audiences

Friday, March 8

Time Activity Location Audience
11:00am

Professional Development Seminar

Chapel

All Audiences
5:30pm Alumni Honor Dinner Cedel Hall '69, '94, '09 Alumni
7:00pm

Campfire at Meissner Farm

Dr. Meissner's Farm

email alumni@concordia.edu 

for the address

All Audiences
7:00pm

Baseball Game

Tornado Field All Audiences
7:30pm

Theater Performance

Black Box Theater

All Audiences
7:00pm

Trivia Night

Pluckers
11066 Pecan Park Blvd, 
Cedar Park, TX 78613

Current Students, Alumni

Saturday, March 9

Student Ministry & Missions' Mission Trip Reunions happening in C-125. See tab for details.

Time Activity Location Audience
8:30-10:30am Check In Welcome Center All Audiences
9:00-10:15am Preserve and Campus Tours Welcome Center All Audiences
9:00-10:00am Church Worker Breakfast UFCU Student Center Professional Church Workers
9:00am Prospective Student Open House Chapel Incoming Students and Families
10:30-11:30am Campus Worship Chapel All Audiences
11:30am Community Reception Luther Park All Audiences
12:15pm CTX Tailgate
(food and drinks included!)
Athletic Fields All Audiences
1:00pm CTX Baseball Baseball Field All Audiences
2:00pm Preserve and Campus Tours UFCU Student Center All Audiences
3:00pm CTX Game Show Chapel All Audiences
4:30pm Collette Travel- Tour Info session Chapel Alumni
5:30pm Celebrate Concordia Cedel Hall, Atrium - Lower Level All Audiences
7:30pm Theater Performance Black Box Theater All Audiences
7:30pm Dancing on the Pier Pier All Audiences

Sunday, March 10

Time Activity Location Audience
8am, 9:30am and 10:45am Concordia Sunday  Redeemer Lutheran Church All Audiences
12:00pm Noon Ball Fieldhouse All Audiences
2:00pm Theater Performance Black Box Theater All Audiences
7:00pm Concordia Symphonic Winds Concert Chapel All Audiences
FAQs

Concordia Crossing FAQs

1. Can I bring my dog?
Dogs are allowed on campus if on a leash, but not inside any buildings or in the preserve. Please note that almost all event activities will occur indoors.

2. Can I bring my kids?
Yes! We have special activities on Saturday just for kids.

3. Where can I stay overnight?
Please see the list of hotels in the area on the Hotels Info tab.

4. Where do I park?
Parking Lot C. When you arrive on campus, front gate workers will direct you.

5. How much does this event cost?
All events throughout the weekend are free. We just ask that you please register.

6. How do I register for Concordia Crossing?
You can register at the top of this page by clicking the "Register" button beginning January 1.

7. What food will be available?
Select meals will be provided on the following days:

Friday: Dinner will be provided for '09, '94 and '69 alumni.

Saturday: Breakfast for church workers and spouses only. Lunch will be provided for everyone (Current students should use meal plan). Dinner is available by attending Celebrate Concordia.

For all other meals throughout the weekend the on campus dining hall will be open with buffet meals available to purchase on your own. The hours of the dining hall are as follows:

Monday - Friday: 7-10 AM, 11 AM - 1:30 PM, 4:30-6 PM

Saturday - Sunday: 11 AM - 2 PM, 3-6 PM (Saturday brunch hours may be closed due to other catered food on campus.)

8. Where do I go once I'm on campus?
Upon arrival, follow signs to park and then walk to check in at the Welcome Center in Building A. Signs will be posted to direct you to check in.

9. Are all activities mandatory?
No, none of the events are mandatory. 

10. Is the campus handicap accessible?
Yes

11. Is there still Homecoming and Family Weekend?
Yes, Homecoming and Family Weekend is now Concordia Crossing. The weekend has expanded and is more inclusive to join with other groups for this larger and broader weekend celebration. Certain events are tailored to specific audiences, but the majority of the weekend is open to all current and prospective students, families, alumni, and friends of the University!

Hotel Info

Hotel Info

The following hotels/motels are recommended for families while visiting CTX.

Holiday Inn - Four Points
8300 N FM 620
Austin, TX 78726
512-610-5700

Staybridge Suites Austin Arboretum (Special rate for Concordia)
10201 Stonelake Blvd.
Austin, Texas 78759
512-349-0888

Hyatt House Austin/Arboretum
10001 N. Capital of Texas Highway
Austin, TX 78759
512-342-8080

Hampton Inn Suites Austin Cedar Park-Lakeline
10811 Pecan Park Blvd
Austin, TX 78750
512-249-0045

Holiday Inn Express
12703 FM 620 N
Austin, TX 78750
512-249-8166

Hilton Garden Inn Austin NW/Arboretum
11617 Research Blvd
Austin, TX 78759
512-241-1600

La Quinta Inn
11901 N Mopac Expy
Austin, TX 78759
512-832-2121

Home2 Suites by Hilton Austin/Cedar Park
14022 US Highway 183
Austin, Texas 78717
512-610-2107

Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Arboretum
9505 Stonelake Boulevard
Austin, Texas, 78759
512-372-8771

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin Northwest Arboretum
8901 Business Park Dr
Austin, Texas, 78759
512-343-0888