EAST CENTRAL UNIVERSITY HOMECOMING WEEK SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
TUESDAY, OCT. 11
Homecoming King and Queen Pageant, 8 p.m., Ataloa Theatre. Free. Judging will be based on talent, evening and casual wear competitions, grade point average and campus involvement. The top three king and queen candidates will be announced.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 12
Fresh meat against Old Meat (competitions between Greeks, non-Greeks). Scavenger Hunt, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Games on Centennial Plaza, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Games in McBride Gym, 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Finalists for Homecoming King, Queen campaign, first day of voting.
THURSDAY, OCT. 13
Homecoming Pep Rally, noon to 2 p.m., ECU Mall.
Homecoming Concert starring Chalie Boy, featuring S.N.A.C.K.S. aka Swag Kingpin & Double, as well as MusicMan on the 1’s & 2’s, 9:30 p.m., Kerr Activities Center. ECU students, $5. Non-students, $10. Tickets at Office of Campus Life & Leadership, University Center, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and at the door.
Finalists for Homecoming King, Queen campaign, last day of voting.
FRIDAY, OCT. 14
Golf Tournament Lunch, Oak Hills Golf & Country Club. Tee-off at 1 p.m.
Women’s Soccer, 4 p.m., ECU Soccer Field.
Rock singer, songwriter Jim Peterik master class, “How to write a hit single,” 4 p.m., Ataloa Theatre, free.
Rock singer, songwriter Jim Peterik concert, 7:30 p.m., Ataloa Theatre, $18 per ticket. (online at tickets.ecok.edu, by phone at 580-559- 5751 or email at email@example.com).
Homecoming formal dance, 10 p.m., Pontotoc County Agri-plex and Convention Center, 10 p.m. Students, $3. Tickets at Office of Campus Life & Leadership, University Center, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
SATURDAY, OCT. 15
5K Tiger Run, 8 a.m., Wintersmith Park.
Funky Fall Art Fair, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Centennial Plaza.
Golden Tiger Brunch, 9:30 a.m., Memorial Student Union Ballroom.
Varsity Club Meeting, 11 a.m., Kerr Activities Center, Room 203.
Homecoming Parade, noon, Main Street, starting at Stockton, proceeding east to Hope, turning left on Hope, right on 10th St., left on Francis, right on 9th, right on Stadium, to Norris Field. (view map)
Reunions, Open Houses, 1 to 3 p.m.
Library Exhibits, Linscheid Library
Honors Program Open House, Faust 155
Pi Kappa Alpha Dad's Day, PKA Lounge
Chi Omega Alumnae Reunion/Open House, Chi Omega Lounge
Zeta Tau Alpha Open House, Zeta Lounge
Alpha Gamma Delta Open House, AGD Lounge
Math & Computer Science Alumni Reception, Science Hall 208
Social Work Alumni Reunion, Horace Mann, 2nd Floor
Tailgating, 1 to 3 p.m., Norris Field area, featuring Nelly’S Echo concert.
Baseball Alumni Game, 1:30 p.m., ECU baseball field.
Band Alumni Meeting, 2 p.m., Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center.
Varsity Club Tailgate, 2 p.m., inside stadium on north side.
Homecoming Football Game, 4 p.m., ECU vs. Arkansas-Monticello, Norris Field.
Homecoming King & Queen Coronation Ceremony, Half-time, Norris Field.
La Fraqua Revisited, 8 p.m., Elks Lodge, featuring Zoom City.
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