Mississippi State University




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

2015 Homecoming - "What Happens in Starkvegas"
Saturday, Oct. 17
Kickoff - 11:00 a.m.

Stripe Out Davis Wade Stadium - We will attempt our first-ever STRIPE OUT.  Visit HailState.com/stripeout to find our section and wear the designated color (maroon or white).


Chapel Service at Chapel of Memories

7 p.m.
Featuring Black Voices and Josh from Cru


Photobooth on the Drill Field

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Karaoke in the Dawghouse
7 - 9 p.m.


Pancakes on the Plaza with the President

8:45 a.m.  on Union Plaza

Scavenger Hunt
7 p.m.

Movie Night at the Amphitheater - Mission Impossible
8 p.m.


Comedy Show at Bettersworth Auditorium

7 p.m.

"This is How We Do" Fashion Board Show

at Skate Odyssey
8 p.m.


MSU Ice Cream on the Drill Field

1 - 3 p.m.

Concert at the Amphitheater with Dawg Rally
6:30 p.m. (Tentative Start time)

DawgTalk with Coach Dan Mullen at The Dawg House Sports Grill
7 p.m.



College of Education Homecoming Reception
2 - 4 p.m.
T.K. Martin Center

Baseball Bulldog World Series - Game 2
4 p.m.

Homecoming Parade 

p.m. - Starts at Aiken Village, travels south on College View Drive to the Amphitheater

Homecoming Court Presentation
at the end of the parade

Step Show at Newell-Grissom
6 p.m. Doors open
7 p.m. Show starts

Junior Auxiliary 4th ChiliFest Cook-Off at MSU Amphitheater
5-8 p.m.
Kids Village and Live Music by Bonfire Orchestra
Tickets $7 and available from JA members or at Thyme and Occasions
You be the judge of the best-of-the-best chili in Starkville, — all benefitting the quality programs of the Junior Auxiliary of Starkville.

MSU Soccer Game vs Florida
7 p.m.
Movie Night after the game - Fans & families are invited on the field to watch "Inside Out" on the video board.


College of Agriculture & Life Sciences Breakfast
7:30 a.m.
Bost Extension Center

Art Department Alumni Tailgate
In front of Stafford Hall - hosted by Drew and Miranda Robertson
8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and after the game

College of Business Breakfast
8 - 10 a.m.
Leo Seal, Jr. Family Business Atrium, McCool Hall

College of Veterinary Medicine Homecoming Breakfast Tailgate
Amphitheater grounds Tent #30
8 – 10 a.m.

Spirit Groups Alumni Reunion

Alumni Association Tailgate presented by Renasant Bank

In front of the M-Club in the Junction
Will be serving biscuits and gravy, sausage, and cheese grits, while supplies last.
8 - 10:30 a.m.

C Spire Fan Zone
8 - 10:30 a.m.

College of Arts and Sciences Homecoming Tailgate
NE corner of Lloyd-Ricks-Watson right across from the campus radio station.
9 – 11 a.m.

Dawg Walk
9 a.m. (approx)

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

Baseball Bulldog World Series - Game 3
3 p.m.


Bulldog Brunch and Browse

Downtown Starkville
Noon - 3 p.m.
For a list of participating stores, click here

Baseball Bulldog World Series - Game 4
1 p.m.


MSU Alumni Association
Post Office Box AA | One Hunter Henry Boulevard | Mississippi State, MS 39762-5526
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