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Homecoming 2016

Saturday, Oct. 1
  • Work-A-Thon “Paint the Town Maroon”
    8 –11 a.m. | Pedestrian Mall
    Cleanup and Homecoming decorating
Tuesday, Oct. 4
  • Paint My Ride
    9 a.m.-2 p.m. Victory Circle
  • Campus Ministry Lunch
    WTAMU Campus
  • Weenie Roast
    10 p.m. | Terrill Lawn | Sponsored by Residential Hall Association
Wednesday, Oct. 5
  • West Texas Wednesday
    Wear your maroon and post it on WT's social media pages for a chance to win prizes. @wtamu #wtamu
  • Make it Maroon
    6 p.m. | Cadillac Ranch
    Join us at Cadillac Ranch to show your spirit and paint the cars maroon
  • John Rush: The Human iPod
    Jack B. Kelley Student Center, Legacy Hall; 9 p.m.
    Sponsored by RHA and the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership
Thursday, Oct. 6
  • Freshman Convocation
    5 p.m. | First United Bank Center | Free and open to the public
    Guest speaker Kelsey Timmerman, author of Where Am I Eating
  • Fooze Fest
    7 p.m. | 26th Street 
    Move with your teammates in a quick-footed game of human Foozeball
  • Late Night Pancakes and Karaoke
    10 p.m. | The Caf
  • Homecoming – Alumni Gathering
Fri, Oct. 7
  • Alumni Students Leadership Reunion
    This event is open to former President's Ambassadors, Peer Leaders, Rogers LEAD WT Scholars, and Student Government leaders.
  • Pigskin Revue
    7 p.m. | The Box
  • Maroon Block Party
    9 p.m. | Grand Plaza/Buffalo Sports Park | Sponsored by Traditions Council
  • Fireworks
    10 p.m. | Grand Plaza/Buffalo Sports Park | Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership
  • Golden/Diamond Buff Reunion
    Reception: 4-6; Dinner: 6-8
    Cornette Library
Sat, Oct. 8
  • Alumni Open House
    9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Buffalo Courts
    Check in at Buffalo Courts to receive your Homecoming Welcome packet and WT swag. It's a great place to look through old yearbooks or meet up with fellow Buffs
  • On-Campus Festival
    9 a.m. – 2 p.m. | WT Campus
    Featuring Homecoming Parade, Open-Air Market, Food Trucks and Vendors, Children's Crafts, Fun Fair and Games, Craft Beer Tasting and more.
  • Alumni Tailgate
    1-5 p.m. | Kimbrough Memorial Stadium Alumni Tailgate Area; Alumni Tailgate Deck (gates open at 9 a.m.)
    Enjoy free food, drinks and plenty of Buff Pride before the game!
  • Young Alumni Tailgate
    1-5 p.m. | Alumni tailgate deck (gates open at 9 a.m.) | Kimbrough Memorial Stadium tailgate area
    The Young Alumni Tailgate area is the place to be if you're a new graduate or just young at heart!
  • WTAMU vs Kingsville
    5 p.m. | Kimbrough Memorial Stadium
    Football Game and Halftime King/Queen Presentation