Concordia Crossing

Concordia Crossing

Stay tuned for 2022 dates.

 

Concordia Crossing 2021
March 5-7, 2021

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!

2021 Schedule

All weekend feel free to participate in the CTX Photo Bingo for a chance to win CTX swag!

TIME ACTIVITY LOCATION AUDIENCE
Wednesday, March 3
7:00-8:00 pm Coffeehouse: Behind the Scenes Black Box/Livestream* Current Students, Alumni
Thursday, March 4
11:00 am-2:00 pm Graduate Program Fair UFCU Student Center All Audiences
12:30-1:30 pm Incubator Speaker Series Zoom Webinar All Audiences
7:00-9:00 pm Plucker's Trivia Cedel Hall* Current Students, Alumni
9:00-10:00 pm The Refuge (Student-led Worship) Chapel All Audiences
Friday, March 5
9:00 am-2:00 pm Preserve Tours  UFCU Student Center All Audiences
10:00-10:30 am Campus Worship Chapel All Audiences
5:00-7:00 pm Softball Game Softball Field All Audiences
7:00-9:00 pm Softball Game Softball Field All Audiences
8:00-10:00 pm Scavenger Hunt The Backyard Current Students, Alumni
Saturday, March 6
8:30-10:00 am Check In Welcome Center All Audiences
9:00-10:00 am Preserve and Campus Tours Welcome Center All Audiences
10:00-11:00 am Campus Worship Chapel* All Audiences
10:00 am-2:00 pm Be A Tornado Day: Concordia Crossing Edition UFCU Student Center Prospective Students
11:00-11:30 am Alumni & Current Student Meet and Greet Luther Park* All Audiences
11:00-11:30 am We are Concordia Chapel* All Audiences
11:30 am-2:00 pm CTX Softball & Tailgate
(food and drinks included!)
Luther Park
Athletic Fields
All Audiences
2:00-3:00 pm Preserve and Campus Tours UFCU Student Center All Audiences
3:00-4:00 pm CTX Game Show Chapel* All Audiences
6:00-7:00 pm Celebrate Concordia Online All Audiences
7:00-9:00 pm Drive In Movie Parking Lot C All Audiences
Sunday, March 7
10:30 am

Concordia Sunday 
Redeeming Grace Lutheran Church

Livestreamed All Audiences
3:00 pm ESports Tournament Online All Audiences

*Hyflex Events

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.

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

Saturday: Lunch will be provided for everyone (Current students should use meal plan).

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 in October centered around Founders' Day, Oct. 26th. 

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