Dates

2014 Homecoming Event Highlights Include:

October 13 – 16
Homecoming Blood Drive
Hearnes Center
11:00 am – 7:00 pm daily
Save three lives and donate blood at the 29th annual Homecoming Blood Drive. Appointments are encouraged and can be made at http://www.donateblood.com. Not in Columbia? Donate at a regional satellite drive. Visit http://www.donateblood.com for more information on satellite drives.

October 10
Tiger Food Fight
Outside the MU Bookstore
10 am – 3 pm
Help the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri by donating canned food items to our collection bins in front of the MU Bookstore.

October 20 – 22
Talent Competition
Missouri Theatre
6:00 pm nightly

Student talent will be on display at the annual Homecoming talent competition. Tickets will be pre-sold online and at the door. Additionally, performances will be live-streamed via U-Stream.

October 24
Homecoming Headquarters
Reynolds Alumni Center Circle Drive
12 pm – 7 pm
Check in for Homecoming weekend and reconnect with old friends at Homecoming Headquarters on the corner of Tiger Ave and Conley Ave. Purchase merchandise and pick up information for the weekend. Light refreshments will be provided and a cash bar available. Campus tours for alumni and friends hosted by MU Tour Team will depart on the hour.

Campus Decorations
Greek Town
6 pm – 10 pm
Celebrate Homecoming and “Oh The Places You’ll Go” at Campus Decorations. Thousands of students and alumni descend on Greek Town for this annual event. These giant skits are sure to surprise and entertain you. Admission is free.

Spirit Rally and Campus-wide Concert
Location TBA
9:30 pm – 11 pm
Gather for the inaugural campus-wide spirit rally and concert performances from Marching Mizzou and the Spirit Squads as well as comments from special guest speakers. Admission is free.

October 25
Brewer breakfast
Brewer Fieldhouse, Mizzou Rec Center
Time TBD

The annual pancake breakfast is hosted by Mizzou Rec and open to the public. Grab some pancakes before you catch the Homecoming parade

Homecoming Parade
Time TBD
Join thousands of spectators at the annual Homecoming Parade. Head downtown or find a spot on campus to view this cornerstone tradition. Can’t make it back? View a live stream of the parade on the MAA U-stream page.

Romp, Chomp and Stomp Tailgate
Post-Parade
Gather with thousands of students and alumni as we celebrate Homecoming by rejuvenating a lost tradition from the 1950s. Enjoy live entertainment, a spirit rally, food and drinks. Admission is FREE and food and beverage vendors will be available.

Football game versus Vanderbilt
Kickoff TBD
Single game tickets will be on sale to the general public at mutigers.com beginning in August. Tickets can also be purchased through 1-800-CAT PAWS and the Mizzou Arena ticket office.

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