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Homecoming 2014

Have No Fear, Homecoming is Here!

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

Friday, Oct. 3

Maroon Block Party and Fireworks Show

8:30 p.m.-10 p.m. @ Buffalo Sports Park, Grand Lawn
Join us on Campus to celebrate at the Homecoming Maroon Block Party.  Live music from Seven Miles South and a fireworks show!

Maroon Blovk Party - Please Park at the First United Bank Center

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 Residence 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
5 p.m.-9 p.m. @ Terrill Lawn sponsored by Residence Hall Association
Gather your super strength on Wednesday for the Tractor Pull on Terrill Lawn. 

Thursday, Oct. 2
Pancakes and Karaoke at The CAF
10 p.m. - Midnight @ The Dining Hall for more late night eats and super vocal treats with Pancakes and Karaoke at The Caf sponsored by Residence Hall Association.

Friday, Oct. 3
Pigskin Revue
7 p.m. @ The Box
Get fired up at the time honored tradition of the Pigskin Revue pep rally, meet the Homecoming Court and catch the awesome variety show.

Procession, Maroon Block Party and Fireworks Show
8:30 p.m.-10 p.m. @ Buffalo Sports Park, Grand Lawn
Join the procession from The Box to the Buffalo Sports Park to celebrate at the Homecoming Maroon Block Party. Live music from Seven Miles South and a fireworks show!  

 
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 when Buff soccer takes on Fort Hays State.

Alumni Party - $12
6:30 p.m.-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. Prizes, lunch and a T-shirt!
$40 per person. GOLF DAY FULL.

Golden Buff Reunion 
4 p.m. reception / 6 p.m. dinner @ Jack B. Kelley Student Center, Legends
Honoring the Golden Anniversary of the Class of 1964, celebrating with the classes of 1959-1969

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

Pigskin Revue
7 p.m. @ The Box
Get fired up at the time honored tradition of the Pigskin Revue pep rally, meet the Homecoming Court and catch the awesome variety show.

Procession, Maroon Block Party and Fireworks Show
8:30 p.m.-10 p.m. @ Buffalo Sports Park, Grand Lawn
Join the procession from The Box to the Buffalo Sports Park to celebrate at the Homecoming Maroon Block Party. Live music from Seven Miles South, food, fun and a fireworks show!

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

Buffalo Stampede 5K - $20 (pre-registration)
9:45 a.m. @ First United Bank Center
Saturday morning gets moving with the Buffalo Stampede 5K. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m.
Race Waiver

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.
Sponsored by Street Auto Group.
The Homecoming Parade rolls down 4th Avenue at 10 a.m. Everyone loves a parade!
Registration Closed

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 and visit the Alumni Tailgate Deck 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
Noon – 2 p.m. @ Kimbrough Memorial Stadium
The Tailgate Cookoff starts at noon at the Kimbrough Memorial Stadium tailgate area. 

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

5th Quarter - after the game...
7 - 9 p.m. @ Canyon Square
After the Homecoming game, join us on the Square for music, fun and coffee. We will be giving free coffee* to the first 100 people.
*Free black coffee or $2 off specialty drinks.

See photos from Homecoming 2013

Amarillo Classic Events Logo


Amarillo.com logo

Canyon Chamber of Commerce logo
The Canyon News logo


Panhandle Pre-sort logo


Scarborough Specialties logo


Subway logo


United Supermarkets logo


Fast Signs logo


The Goldent Light Cafe logo


Graham Data Supply logo


TEXAS the musical logo


Street Volksgagen logo


Zip Print logo


Aramark logo

Contact the WT Alumni Association for details:
alumni@wtamu.edu
806-651-2311

 

  • HOMECOMING
  • TAILGATE COOK-OFF
  • PARADE REGISTRATION
  • DOOR DECORATING CONTEST
  • HOMECOMING ALUMNI EVENT REGISTRATION


  • ALUMNI ASSOCIATION