UNCG Campus Weekly

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This week is Homecoming 2013

Photo of Spiro from 2011 HomecomingThe campus is abuzz with Homecoming activity through Sunday.

Friday, for example, features the Rugby Past vs. Present Match; Women’s Volleyball vs. Wofford; Women’s Soccer vs. Samford with a 25th Anniversary Celebration at halftime; Alumni reading with Kelly Cherry ’67 and Jennifer Habel, ’97; final round of the UNCG Student Hip-Hop Competition and a late-night Bonfire & Rally at the Rawk. Plus many other events.

But Saturday is the big day.

Saturday’s Homecoming Party at UNCG’s Kaplan Commons starts at 4 p.m.

Some highlights include:

Children’s Festival – A host of fun activities for kids

BBQ meal by Backyard Bistro – BBQ chicken, pulled pork, vegetables and banana pudding, $5 a person. UNCG students eat free with valid student ID.

4:30 p.m. – Homecoming Parade of Chariots

5:30 – 9 p.m. – Sleeping Booty party band

6 p.m. — Women’s Volleyball vs. Furman

7:30 p.m. — Men’s Soccer vs. Georgia Southern

8 p.m. — Neo-Black Society 45th Anniversary Celebration

8 p.m. — Hip Hop Weekend with MC Lyte

8:30 p.m. — Homecoming King & Queen Coronation – Halftime of soccer match

9:30 p.m. — Homecoming Fireworks Show

A complete schedule is at homecoming.uncg.edu/hmcmng/2013/schedule/