KU Homecoming Band


Homecoming 2017 Schedule

KU Homecoming 2017

2017 Homecoming Come Back!
Wednesday, October 25
KUPresents! Jake Shimabukuro. Schaeffer Auditorium, 7:30PM

Enjoy American ukulele virtuoso and composer known for his fast and complex finger work.
Tickets available through KUPresents! Box Office 610.683.4082.


Friday, October 27
Pep Rally and Bonfire. PA German Heritage Center, 7:00–9:00PM

Alumni are invited to attend what is becoming a yearly tradition, a KU Bonfire Pep Rally.

KU Presidential Ambassador 20th Reunion. Georgian Room, 5:30PM

Ambassador alumni are cordially invited to attend an evening of laughter, friendship and nostalgia.
Register>>


Saturday, October 28
Alumni Appreciation Day!
Campus Store, 10:00AM–4:30PM |Dixon Marketplace, Noon–Midnight

Use the coupon below for $10 or $25 OFF in the KU Campus Store and Dixon Marketplace. Online promo codes, too!

2017 Homecoming KU Campus Store Coupon
Alumni Partnerships on Main Street
Start Homecoming early. From 10AM–1PM enjoy Downtown Kutztown’s offerings!
Sorrelli 25% off! See other Downtown Vendors in the Cub Tent.

 Kick-Off – Housing Dining and Residence Life. Berks Hall Rec Room (Enter from DMZ) 1:00PM

Join this open session about changes we’ve made in departments, upcoming events, and residence hall and dining facilities plans.  We will be available for your questions.


 Miller Art Gallery. Sharadin, 12:00–4:00PM

“EXPERIMENTATION / IMPROVISATION” exhibit


 Field Hockey: KU vs. Limestone. Andre Reed Stadium, 11:00AM–1:00PM

  Women's Rugby: KU vs. Drexel. Rugby Pitch, Luckenbill Rd., 11:00AM

  Men's Rugby: KU vs. Wheeling Jesuit. Rugby Pitch, Luckenbill Rd., 1:00PM

2017 KU / PSECU Fan FestDMZ / Beck Hall / Risley Hall 1:30–4:00PM

Take part in all that Homecoming offers.  Enjoy activities under three tents across campus.

Cub Tent – DMZ, 1:30-4:00PM

Family-friendly entertainment featuring free food, DJ, inflatable, live animals, personalized balloon creations, golf cart tours, caricatures and photobooth, to name just a few of the activities you’ll find under this tent.  Plus Downtown Vendors!
To register, please call 610.683.4110.

Bear Tent – Beside Beck Hall, 1:30-4:00PM

Geared for our alumni 21 and older, to enjoy drinks, light food and a chance to connect with other alumni.  Guests will be wrist-banded under this tent, so pre-registration is required.
To register, please call 610.683.4110.

Bear Den – Behind Risley Hall, 1:30-4:00PM

Stay close to the football tailgate action–gather with your alumni friends behind Risley Hall.  Tables and chairs will be set up, and affinity groups are welcome to call the KU Foundation & Alumni Relations office at 610.683.4110 to reserve a table for their group.


 Cinema, Television and Media Production Alumni Tailgate.
Tailgate Parking Lot, 2:00–4:00PM

(Formerly Electronic Media). Join with other CTM alumni for a tailgate in the Andre Reed Stadium tailgate lot. BYOB.  Food will be provided.  To register, please contact CTM Department Secretary, Melissa Lincoln at lincoln@kutztown.edu.


 2nd Annual BBQ Grill-Off. Golden Bear Grill, 2:00-6:00PM

Gather with this affinity group to celebrate with food and music, hosted by Eric Hill ’05 and friends.  Pre-registration is encouraged, venicoent@gmail.com.


 Band Alumni (GOBS) Tailgate. Rec Center, 3:00PM–End of Game

Socialize with other music alumni at the Rec Center tailgate. Note that tickets are required for this event.


 Tailgate. Rec Center, 3:00PM–End of Game

Full buffet, drinks and an air-conditioned view of the field offer alumni a comfortable perspective to watch the game.  Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged.
To register, please call 610.683.4110.


 Football: KU vs. Shippensburg. Andre Reed Stadium, 4:05–7:30PM

Cheer on KU Golden Bears as they look to sink the ship.


 S’More Homecoming. Behind Risley Hall immediately after the game

Not quite ready to end the fun? Stay after the game to enjoy a heated, lighted space behind Risley Hall.  Make your own s’mores, enjoy pre-made desserts and sip hot chocolate with fellow Golden Bears while enjoying live music.


 Kinsey Sicks. Schaeffer Auditorium, 8:00PM

The Kinsey Sicks are an a cappella quartet who bill themselves as “American’s Favorite Dragapella Beautyshop Quartet.”  This free concert is open to the public.  First come, first served.

For more information or to register for events, please call 610.683.4110.

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