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Parents’ Weekend is an exciting opportunity for cadets to connect with their family for the first time following Basic Cadet Training (BCT). The event showcases the academy’s facilities and the life their cadets lead here. It is held over Labor Day weekend, providing academy families with an extended weekend to reunite.

Parents’ Weekend for the Class of 2025 is scheduled for September 3-6, 2021. Visitors must comply with our current mask mandate, which requires everyone to wear a mask while indoors regardless of vaccination status. Please refer back to this webpage for updates as the event nears.


Upcoming Events

Senior Leader Panel with Parent Q&A Session

Join us for an exciting opportunity to get to know our senior leaders and ask them questions. The panel will include the Superintendent, Commandant of Cadets, Dean of the Faculty, and Athletic Director.

Demonstrations and Cadet Wing Parade

Don’t miss our Wings of Blue parachute team, glider team, and powered flight aircraft demonstrate various cadet-led aviation programs on Stillman Field. Following the demonstrations, there will be a Cadet Wing Parade and an opportunity to meet your cadet on the field.

Information Fair

Whether you’re searching for answers or local parent clubs, the Information Fair is a great opportunity to become a part of the Academy family.

Airfield Open House

Come meet the staff of the 306th Flying Training Group and explore various static displays of Academy aircraft and parachuting equipment.

Football Kickoff Game

The Falcons open the season Saturday, September 4 by hosting Lafayette College at 12:00pm MT in Falcon Stadium. Tickets for guests are available at the ticket office or call (800) 666-8723.

Contact Us

Marie Nikovits, Parent Liaison
2304 Cadet Drive, Suite 3200
U.S. Air Force Academy, CO 80840
Phone: (719) 333-3828 | Toll-Free: (877) 268-3383