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2014 Homecoming

Have No Fear Buffs, Homecoming is Here!

We have a great week of fun and events planned to make sure Homecoming 2014 is Super!

Saturday, Oct. 4

3 p.m. Game time
West Texas A&M University vs. McMurry University 
#GoBuffsGo

For information about Homecoming Football Tickets, please call the Athletics Ticket Office at 806-651-1414 or visit GoBuffsGo.com
 

Student Events Assemble

Monday, Sept. 29
Maroon Out Monday
On Monday, we want to see your maroon, Buffs! We’ll be decorating all day on campus and be on the lookout for a social media challenge!

Tuesday, Sept. 30
Midnight Weenie Roast
Midnight @ Buffalo Sports Park sponsored by Residential Hall Association
Tuesday night, head out to the Buffalo Sports Park to enjoy some late night hot dogs at the Midnight Weenie Roast. Yum!

Wednesday, Oct. 1
Tractor Pull, Concert, Block Party
5-9 p.m. @ Terrill Lawn sponsored by Residential Hall Association
Gather your super strength on Wednesday for the Tractor Pull on Terrill Lawn. Stick around after that for the Homecoming Concert and a super fun Homecoming Block Party!

Thursday, Oct. 2
Midnight Pancakes at The CAF
Midnight @ The Dining Hall sponsored by Residential Hall Association
On Thursday, more late night eats with Midnight Pancakes at The Caf.

Friday, Oct. 3
Pigskin Revue
7 p.m. @ The Box

Procession and Maroon Block Party
8-10 p.m. @ Buffalo Sports Park, Grand Lawn
Friday kicks off Homecoming weekend with time-honored tradition of Pigskin Revue in The Box at 7 p.m., then join the procession to the Buffalo Sports Park to celebrate at the Homecoming Maroon Block Party until 9:30 p.m. Food, fun and pyrotechnics!  

Meanwhile... Alumni and Friends are Gathering

Thursday, Oct. 2
Buff Soccer
3 p.m. @ Buffalo Sports Park , The Pitch
Kick Homecoming weekend off on campus Thursday at
3 p.m. at Buffalo Sports Park where Buff soccer will take on Fort Hays State.

Alumni Party - $12
6:30-8:30 p.m. @ Golden Light Cantina, Amarillo
Head to historic Route 66 in Amarillo Thursday evening for the annual Alumni and Friends Gathering at the Golden Light Cantina! $12 for live music from Agave Posse, build your own Hero sandwich and keg beer from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 3
WTAMU Homecoming Golf Day - $40
10 a.m. shotgun start @ Palo Duro Creek Golf Course
Friday morning, enjoy the WTAMU Homecoming Golf Day at Palo Duro Creek Golf Course with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. Prizes, lunch and a Homecoming t-shirt!
$40 per person, call 806-651-2647 to register.

Golden Buff Reunion 
4 p.m. reception / 6 p.m. dinner @ Jack B. Kelley Student Center, Legacy Hall
The Golden Buff Reunion that evening will honor the WT classes of 1959-1969, with 1964 being the Golden Anniversary Class.
Register Online

Lady Buff Soccer
7 p.m., Buffalo Sports Park, The Pitch
Lady Buff soccer takes on Eastern New Mexico at the Pitch inside Buffalo Sports Park.

Pigskin Revue
7 p.m. @ The Box

Procession and Maroon Block Party
8-10 p.m. @ Buffalo Sports Park, Grand Lawn
Friday at 7 p.m. is also time-honored Homecoming tradition of Pigskin Revue in The Box at 7 p.m. Then join the procession to the Buffalo Sports Park to celebrate at the Homecoming Maroon Block Party until 9:30 p.m. Food, fun and pyrotechnics!

Saturday, Oct. 4
Community Breakfast
8 a.m. @ front lawn of Old Main, 4th Ave.
Chow down at the Community Breakfast at 8 a.m. on the front lawn of Old Main. Have some family fun and get a good seat for the Homecoming Parade.

Buffalo Stampede 5K - $20 (pre-registration)
9 a.m. @ First United Bank Center
Saturday morning starts early with the Buffalo Stampede 5K at 9 a.m.
Register Online

Fair on the Square
9 a.m.-1 p.m. @ Canyon Square
Fair on the Square starts at 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on the Canyon Square. Shop, eat and mingle!

Homecoming Parade
10 a.m. along 4th Ave.
The Homecoming Parade rolls down 4th Avenue at 10 a.m. Everyone loves a parade!
Register Online

Alumni Tailgate, sponsored by United Supermarkets
11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. @ Kimbrough Memorial Stadium 
After all that, we get down to some serious football business. Head out to Kimbrough Memorial Stadium tailgate area at
11 a.m. for the Alumni Tailgate sponsored by
United Supermarkets.
Super food, drinks and lots of stories are guaranteed.
Tailgate area opens at 9 a.m.

Tailgate Cookoff – all inclusive
noon – 2 p.m. @ Kimbrough Memorial Stadium
The Tailgate Cookoff starts at noon at the Kimbrough Memorial Stadium tailgate area. 
Register Online

Football!
3 p.m. @ Kimbrough Memorial Stadium
Then at 3 p.m. it’s time for some WTAMU Football! The Buffs will take on McMurry at 3 p.m. inside Kimbrough Stadium with plans of a heroic Homecoming victory. Go Buffs go!

#GOBUFFSGO

See photos from Homecoming 2013

 

Become a Super-Hero

Support WTAMU by becoming a Homecoming Sponsor!

Contact Ann Underwood for details:
aunderwood@wtamu.edu
806-651-2125

 

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