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    Homecoming

    Friday, Oct. 20 (All day) - Saturday, Oct. 21 (All day)

    We are so excited for Homecoming 2017. We have a great weekend planned and want to create many opportunities to connect with alumni and students.

    FREE HOMECOMING T-SHIRT UMHB Homecoming Shirt

    We will be offering a free t-shirt for each alumni who pre-registers for Homecoming 2017. Just sign up below and you can pick your t-shirt up at registration. (Only one t-shirt per alumni and you must pick it up.)

     

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    Friday, October 20

    7:45am-7:00pm

    Campus Store Open

    Stop by the Campus Store in the Bawcom Student Union and see all of the new things they have to offer. Make sure to use your Alumni Benefit card to receive a discount. If you don’t have a card contact the Alumni Office.

    Bawcom Student Union

    8:00am-5:00pm Museum Tours

    Come and learn about the great heritage and tradition of UMHB and get a little glimpse of everything that has made UMHB what it is today. Check out our rotating exhibit that focuses on the Performing Arts at UMHB.

    Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
    9:00am-4:00pm Art Gallery

    Featuring the work of Texas A&M, Corpus Christi, Assistant Professor of Art, Joe Pena, whose work reflects his fascination with the South Texas food trucks that serve Tex-Mex cuisine.

    Baugh Visual Arts Center
    4:00pm-11:00pm

    Registration

    Pick up all of your information and tickets for the weekend.

    King Street
    4:00pm-11:00pm

    Outdoor Carnival

    Join us for a fun time for the whole family on King Street. There will be a castle bounce house, carnival rides, trampolines, inflatable zip line, giant hungry hippos, a photo booth and more.

    King Street
    5:00pm

    Dinner

    Residential Dining in Bawcom Student Union is available for a discounted rate with your Alumni Benefit Card.

    Chick-fil-a and 1845 Grill will be open in Bawcom Student Union.

    Food Trucks will be stationed at the Carnival on King Street, with a wide variety of food for purchase. Bodacious Burgers, Ultimate Nachos, May the Cheese Be With You, Kona Ice, and more.

    Bawcom Student Union and King Street
    7:00pm

    Stunt Night

    Enjoy the continued tradition of Stunt Night as classes compete in this favorite tradition. Tickets for Alumni are free with registration.

    W.W. Walton Chapel

    9:00pm

    Pep Rally, Lighting of the Letters, and Fireworks

    Join us for our annual Homecoming Pep Rally. See our Blackshirt Cru Spirit Band perform as well as our Sader Belles and Cru Cheer. Enjoy the traditional lighting of the letters and fireworks.

    Luther Memorial

    9:30pm

    Dessert Party

    Come and enjoy a sweet treat while connecting with alumni and students.

    Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House

    Saturday, October 21

    9:00am-1:00pm

    Campus Store Open

    Stop by the Campus Store in the Bawcom Student Union and see all of the new things they have to offer. Make sure to use your Alumni Benefit card to receive a discount. If you don’t have a card contact the Alumni Office.

    Bawcom Student Union
    9:00am-1:00pm

    Starbucks at the Depot open

    Bawcom Student Union

    10:00am-1:00pm

    Registration

    Pick up all of your information and tickets for the weekend.

    Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House

    10:30am-12:30pm

    Museum Open

    Come and learn about the great heritage and tradition of UMHB and get a little glimpse of everything that has made UMHB what it is today. Check out our rotating exhibit that focuses on the Performing Arts at UMHB.

    Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
    11:00am

    Alumni Tailgate

     Join us for barbecue catered by Miller's Smokehouse

    Musick Alumni Center & Museum at the Parker House
    11:00am

    Cru Kids Day at Crusader Stadium

    Spend time on the field with the mascot, cheerleaders, and members of the Crusader Football team. This event is for registered Cru Kids only. To register your child for Cru Kids visit alumni.umhb.edu/crukids

    Crusader Stadium
     11:30am

    CRUise

    Be a part of our great pregame tradition of welcoming the team to Crusader Stadium and getting everyone unified and ready for the game. The team will end the CRUise by coming through Bawcom Student Union where they will be met by the Blackshirt Cru Spirit Band, Sader Belles, and Cru Cheer for an exciting student tradition.

    Bawcom Student Union
    11:30am Spirit Shoppe Open

    Stop by the Spirit Shoppe on the home side of Crusader Stadium to get your latest CRU gear. The Spirit Shoppe will be open during the entire game and is your one stop shop for spirit.

     Crusader Stadium
    1:00pm Crusader Football vs. Belhaven University Crusader Stadium
    7:30pm

    UMHB Musical Theatre presents "The Broadway Revue"

    The UMHB Musical Theater students will perform Broadway hits from Phantom of the Opera, Oklahoma, Hello Dolly, Sound of Music, Carousel, Annie Get Your Gun, Kiss Me Kate and more. Ticket Prices: $5. Discounts available with your Alumni Benefits Card.

    Sue & Frank Mayborn Performing Arts Center
    All events are subject to change and based on availability. A full schedule of events will be available at registration.