Homecoming


A gathering and celebration of the Bulldog family centered around a home football game and like any great southern family reunion, food, fellowship and spirit are required.

Activities are organized by the Student Association, various student organizations, Alumni Association and Athletics.
Student Association website
MSU Calendar of Events

2016 Homecoming - MSU vs Samford
Saturday, Oct. 29
Kickoff - 2:30 p.m.

Stripe Out Davis Wade Stadium - Visit HailState.com/stripeout to find our section and wear the designated color (maroon or white).

SUNDAY, OCT. 23

Volleyball vs. Tennessee
Newell-Grissom Building
2 p.m.

Starkville-MSU Symphony Chorus: 'Ode to Nature'
Trinity Presbyterian Church - 607 Hospital Rd
3 p.m.


Chapel Service at Chapel of Memories
Featuring Regina Hyatt and Black Voices

7 p.m.


MONDAY, OCT. 24

Pancakes on the Plaza with MSU President Mark E. Keenum

Union Plaza (outdoor gathering space between Colvard Student Union and McCool Hall)
8 - 10 a.m.

TUESDAY, OCT. 25

Surprise Performance on the Drill

1:45 - 2 p.m.


WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26

Comedy Show feat. MTV's "Wild'n Out" sketch comedy and improvisational cast

Lee Hall - Bettersworth Auditorium
7 p.m.



THURSDAY, OCT. 27


CAAD presents MSU Artist Talk with Peri Schwartz
Giles Hall Auditorium
11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Trick-or-Treat on the Row

Fraternity and Sorority Row
4 - 6 p.m.


CAAD presents MSU Artist Reception with Peri Schwartz
Cullis Wade Depot Art Gallery - MSU Welcome Center
5 - 6 p.m.


Student Association Halloween
Costume Carnival
The Junction
5 - 7 p.m.

MSU Soccer vs Texas A&M
Soccer Field
7 p.m.


FRIDAY, OCT. 28

College of Veterinary Medicine Fall Alumni Weekend
All Day


Dept. of Housing and Residence Life Open House
Central Office in thenewly constructed Dogwood Hall - 705 George Perry St.
1 - 5 p.m.

College of Education Alumni Reception
T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability - 362 Hardy Rd.
2 - 4 p.m.


PUMPKINPALOOZA
Main Street - Downtown Starkville
6 - 8 p.m.

National Panhellenic Council's Stroll Off
Humphrey Coliseum
7 p.m.

MSU Jazz Band Concert (Alumni Jazz Band members invited to participate)
Colvard Union Ballroom
7:30 p.m.

Homecoming Rally and Maroon Madness
(First 100 gets free HC t-shirts)
Humphrey Coliseum  (doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
8:30 p.m.



SATURDAY, OCT. 29
MSU Geosciences Homecoming Tailgate and Open House - Celebrating 100 Years
Hilbun Hall
All Day (Tailgate starts at 12:00 p.m.

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences Breakfast

Bost Extension Center
7:30 a.m.

Alumni Band Reunion
Registration and Rehearsal with the Famous Maroon Band
8 - 11 a.m.

College of Business Brunch

Leo Seal, Jr. Family Business Atrium, McCool Hall
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

College of Veterinary Medicine Fall Alumni Tailgate
TBD

Alumni Association Tailgate presented by Renasant Bank

In front of the M-Club in the Junction
11:30 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

MSU Geosciences Homecoming Tailgate
outside Hilbun Hall
12 p.m.


Dawg Walk

12:30 p.m.


MSU vs. Samford Football Game
Scott Field at Davis Wade Stadium
2:30 p.m. Kickoff
Stripe Out Davis Wade Stadium - www.HailState.com/stripeout
Find your section and wear the designated color (maroon or white, of course).


SUNDAY, OCT. 30

SA Monstor Dash 5K Fun Run

Chadwick Lake near the Joe Frank Sanderson Center (north side of Starkville campus)
6:30 p.m.