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Schedule of Events
Homecoming 2019
(Tentative and subject to change)

Monday, September 23

Royalty Nominations Opens - Click Here to Vote!

Monday, September 30

Final 14 Voting Opens - Click Here to Vote!

Tuesday, October 1


SMSU Faculty/Staff Alumni Luncheon
Conference Center Upper Ballroom

Monday, October 7

8:00 am
Donut Drop
Sponsored by STAT - Bellows Commons

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Stampede Feed
Sponsored by Chartwells - Alumni Plaza

Tuesday, October 8

King & Queen Voting Opens - Click Here to Vote!

10:45 am
How to Avoid and Survive Violence
Conference Center Upper Ballroom

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Amazing Race
West Entrance of the Student Center
Sponsored by Residence Life

8:00 pm
Candidates Night - Hypnotist: Freddie Justice
PE Gym

Wednesday, October 9 

11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mustangs Got Talent! (Tryouts)

Conference Center Upper Ballroom

11:00 am - 5:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Conference Center Lower Ballroom

7:00 pm
Mustangs Got Talent!
Conference Center Upper Ballroom

Thursday, October 10

9:00 am- Noon
Residence Hall Spirit Decorating Judging
Office and Door Decorating Judging
Click Here for the 2019 Winners!

5:00 - 7:00 pm
VIP night at the Campus Book Store
Student Center Book Store

6:30 pm
Social & Coronation 
Conference Center Lower Ballroom

8:30 pm
Take 2 Improv
Black Box Theater 

Friday, October 11

Brown and Gold Spirit Day

Golden Ticket Sales Begin -

9:00 am
Foundation Board Meeting
Conference Center Lower Ballroom

10:00 am - 11:30 am
Mustang Mentorship Program Meet & Greet
Center for Civic & Community Engagement (BA 161)

12:00 pm
Alumni Awards Luncheon
Conference Center Upper Ballroom

2:30 pm
Alumni Board Meeting
Student Center

6:00 pm
University Gala
R/A Facility

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Laser Light Show (The Beatles - Abbey Road)
SMSU Planetarium

9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Bonfire - Sponsored by STAT & Residence Life
Central Field

Saturday, October 12

Homecoming Day!

7:00 am – 10:30 am
Lions Club Pancake Feed
Fire Hall

Legacy Homecoming Run 5K/10K
7:30 am - Registration
8:00 am - Race begins
Sponsored by the Veterans club
Social Science Parking Lot

7:30 am - Noon
Farmers Market
Parking Lot between YMCA & Schwans

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fall Craft & Vendor Show
Marshall Middle School Cafeteria

10:00 am
Parade Line-up
East Lyon/Jewett Streets Checkpoint

10:45 am
Alumni Parade Hospitality Tent
Featuring Breakfast Paninos
Memorial Park, Corner of Main Street and E. College Dr.

11:00 am
Homecoming Parade
Lyon Street to Main Street to 5th Street

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Swimming Social

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Planetarium Star Show (The Eagle Has Landed - A trip to the moon)
SMSU Planetarium

1:30 pm
University Tours
Founders Hall

1:00 pm
Swim Meet - Iowa Lakes Community College

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Homecoming Tailgate
Family Fun Fest
RA Parking Lot

2:45 pm
The Parade of Flags
The Schwan Regional Event Center

3:00 pm 
SMSU Football vs. Bemidji State
The Schwan Regional Event Center

6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mustang Pub Crawl
Downtown Marshall
Click Here for the 2019 Winners!

7:00 pm
Alumni Social
Bello Cucina

8:00 pm
Dueling Pianos
Bello Cucina

Sunday, October 13

10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Alumni Brunch
Campus Restaurant 


(Last updated 10/7/19)