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Pick your Homecoming shirt up for $10
at the WT Bookstore or at most homecoming events
Peace, Love and Buffs Homecoming 2015 T-shirt

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Sept. 21-26

Homecoming 2015 at West Texas A&M University will be far out, Buff brothers and sisters! We’ll be spreading Peace, Love and Buffs all across campus. The brand new all-on-campus parade and festival is open to all and will be outta site. Plus we’ll still have plenty of your favorite WT homecoming traditions that will definitely be a gas! Come get your kicks with us, and hang loose with your fellow Buffs for Homecoming 2015. Peace, Love and Buffs at WTAMU-it’s going to be so groovy! 


Check out the Campus Map for details about the on-campus parade and festival as well as other homecoming location information.

Monday Sept. 21

Door Decorating Contest
Vote for Doors by 4 p.m. Friday for judging.

Paint Your Ride
Even if you don’t drive a VW, soup up your ride with a Homecoming makeover.
Various Parking Lots 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Download the printable event flyer and put it on your car's dash to get your windows painted.

Campus Ministry Lunch
Peace, Love, Buffs and free lunch!
Sponsored by Catholic Student Center and Buffs for Christ
Legacy Hall from 11:30 am to 1 pm

Tuesday Sept. 22

Campus Ministry Lunch
Free lunch, no bogarts allowed.
Sponsored by the Wesley
Legacy Hall from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Make it Maroon!
Join Buff STAT (Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow) at Cadillac Ranch where we'll paint the cars maroon! We'll provide the paint. Meet at the clock tower at 5 p.m. to carpool or meet us at the Ranch at 5:30. p.m.

Weenie Roast
Enjoy some groovy late night hot dogs, courtesy of RHA.
11 p.m.

Wednesday Sept. 23

Social Media Challenge
Be a social butterfly with the all day social media challenge. More information coming soon.

Campus Ministry Lunch
Eat free lunch, spread the love.
Sponsored by Baptist Student Ministries
Legacy Hall from 11:30 am to 1 pm

Tractor Pull
Join the Buffs and flower children gathering on 26th Street for the Tractor Pull and have an outta sight time.
Registration 4-4:30 p.m.
5 p.m.

Games on the Lawn
Freak out Rec Sports style with Games on the Lawn.
Terrill Lawn
6 p.m.

Thursday Sept. 24

Campus Ministry Lunch
Peace, Love, Buffs and free lunch!

Freshman Convocation
Hear from one of the coolest Buff alums around, 2015 National Teacher of the Year Shanna Peeples, '97
First United Bank Center
5 p.m.

Alumni Night
Get down like it’s 1969 with old friends at the
Alumni Night at Bar Z Winery.
$20 - Reagan's Brick Oven Pizza and wine tasting ($25 at door)
19290 FM 1541
Canyon, TX
7 -10 p.m.
Register at wtamu.edu/barz.

Late Night Pancakes and Karaoke
Sing your favorite hippy tunes while you munch on some late night pancakes in the caf!
The Caf
10 p.m.

Friday Sept. 25

WTAMU Homecoming Golf Classic Scramble
Get some crazy kicks at the Homecoming Golf Classic.
Palo Duro Creek Golf Course
$75 per person
Call 806-651-2402 to register or visit wtamu.edu/classic.
Lunch 11:30 a.m.
Golf begins at 12:30 p.m.

Canyon Chamber Chow-Down
Enjoy some grub with the locals down on the square.
Canyon Downtown Square
3-5 p.m. - Happy Hour
5-10 p.m. Chow-Down

Garden Home Open House
Take a tour of some groovy Garden Homes in Canyon.
Palo Duro Retirement Village
2-4 p.m.

Golden Buff Reunion (Invitation Only)
Celebrating with the classes of 1950 through 1970 and honoring the Golden Anniversary of the class of 1965. Sponsored by Palo Duro Retirement Village.
Register at wtamu.edu/goldenbuff or by calling 806-651-2311.
$40 per person
4-6 p.m., Reception - Cornette Library, Blackburn Reading Room
6-8 p.m., Reception - Cornette Library Lobby

Golf Alumni Meet and Greet (Invitation Only)
With Current WT Golf Student-Athletes
Beef O’Brady’s, 7306 SW 34th Ave. in Amarillo
7:30 p.m.

Pigskin Revue
Get in the groove at this Homecoming favorite where we meet the cool cats and chicks nominated for King and Queen. When it’s a wrap, follow the torch procession to the Maroon Block Party.
Fieldhouse, "The Box"
7:30 p.m.

Fireworks and Maroon Block Party
Our flower power will take to the sky for an outta sight concert and fireworks show for the whole family at the Maroon Block Party. Groovy tunes provided by Velvet Funk.
Buffalo Sports Park Grand Lawn
9 p.m.

Saturday Sept. 26

Check out wtamu.edu/CampusHomecoming
Peace Love and Buffs Festival

The age of Aquarius will shine on WT as Homecoming Saturday kicks off with the Peace Love and Buffs Festival on campus. Enjoy delicious food, the Hippie Market and of the course the Big Wheel O’ Peace.
Vendor Registration
WTAMU Campus - See Campus Map
9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Homecoming Parade
New Route down 26th Ave
, between 4th Ave and Russel Long Blvd.
Parade Registration 
10 a.m.

Panhandle Plains Historical Museum
The special $5 admission price is anything but a drag. Far out family scavenger hunts all day.
11 a.m.-3 p.m.

WTAMU Golf Team Reunion Tournament (Invitation Only)
Palo Duro Golf Course ($100 per person)
9 a.m.

Class of '92-'96 Football Reunion Reception
Alumni Banquet Hall, Buffalo Room
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Alumni Tailgate and Young Alumni Tailgate
Peace, love and tailgating before the big game. Food, drinks and plenty of Buffs decked out in maroon. 
Plus checkout the Alumni Tailgate Cookoff Challenge
Alumni Tailgate Deck
Noon-4:30 p.m.  (gates for general tailgating open at 9 a.m. No alcohol until 11 a.m.)

Football vs. Angelo State
Grab a spot at Kimbrough as the Buffs sock it to Angelo State.
Purchase Tickets before Saturday morning for a $2 discount with
promo code: 'homecoming'
Kimbrough Memorial Stadium
5 p.m.