Homecoming Week starts on Oct. 24



October 9, 2015 – Fort Valley State University’s most winning basketball coach has returned to campus lead the community’s most popular annual event. Former Lady Wildcats Head Coach Lonnie Bartley will serve as the parade marshal for FVSU’s Homecoming Parade at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. Bartley had more than 600 career wins during his years with the university. Following the parade, the university will hold its homecoming game, when the FVSU Wildcats will battle the Morehouse College Tigers at 2 p.m.
The parade and the game are a culmination of a week-long schedule of events for students, alums and the community. Activities include:

 

SATURDAY, OCT. 24

8 a.m.
Wheels in the Valley: Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show
Wildcat Stadium Parking Lot

SUNDAY, OCT. 25

6 p.m.
Gospel Concert

Pettigrew Center

MONDAY, OCT. 26

Noon 
Kick-Off Celebration 
HPE Complex
Free and Open to the Public
7 p.m.
FVSU Night at Rigby’s Entertainment Complex
Pettigrew Center

Free w/ FVSU ID

7 p.m.
Comedy Showcase
Pettigrew Center

TUESDAY, OCT. 27

Noon
120 Minutes of Service
Various Location in City of Fort Valley

Everyone Encouraged to Participate

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 28

Noon
SGA Student Appreciation

Student Amenities Building

9 p.m. – Midnight
Haunted House Party/Student Breakfast
Woodward Gymnasium

THURSDAY, OCT. 29

noon
Connie O. Smith Brunch
Student Amenities Building

(Invitation Only)

4 p.m.
FVSU NAA, Inc. Business Meeting

Pettigrew Center Auditorium

7 p.m.
Royal Coronation
HPE Complex

Free and Open to the Public

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 30
8:30 a.m.
FVSU National Alumni Association, Inc.
Wildcat Classic Golf Tournament
$85 per person or $340 per team
The Landing Golf Club
309 Stratham Way
Warner Robins, Ga. 31088
(Registration: 7:30 a.m.)
8:30 a.m.
FVSU Class of 1975
Registration/Meet and Greet

Pettigrew Center

10 a.m.
Family and Consumer Sciences
Alumni Association Meeting
FVSU Family Development Center Auditorium
(478) 825-6236
Noon
Gladyce C. Sampson

Memorial Luncheon

FVSU Family Development Center

(Across from Wildcat Stadium Parking Lot on Carver Drive)
Tickets: $25

(478) 825-6236

Noon
Fish Fry

Student Amenities Building
Tickets: $10

http://www.wildcatticketoffice.com

2 p.m. 
FVSU Homecoming “Flashback” Day Party 
Proceeds Benefit the Business and
Economics Department

Agricultural Technology Conference Center

5 p.m.
FVSU Greek Alumni Stroll-Off
Lyons Student Center
(Free and Open to the Public)
(478)825-6290
5 p.m.
FVSU NAA, Inc. Lifetime Membership Reception
Student Amenities Building
5:30 p.m.
FVSU Class of 1969 Reception
Pettigrew Center
6 p.m.
FVSU NAA, Inc. Hunt Bond Troup Scholarship Gala
$100 per ticket or $800 per table
Student Amenities Building
http://www.wildcatticketoffice.com
7 p.m.
FVSU Athletics Alumni 2015 Reception
Wildcat Commons Clubhouse
9 p.m.
FVSU NAA, Inc. Warner Robins Alumni
Chapter “Old School Dance” – $20
VFW Corder Road, Warner Robins, Ga.
9 p.m.
FVSU NAA, Inc. Hospitality and Dance
Ramada Inn, Perry, Ga.
Tickets: $10
SATURDAY, OCT. 31 (GAME DAY)

7:30 a.m.
44th Annual Agricultural Alumni
Homecoming Breakfast
Pettigrew Center

9 a.m.
Homecoming Parade
Downtown Fort Valley to the FVSU Wildcat Stadium
10:30 a.m.
FVSU Class of 1964 Brunch
Georgia Room
(478) 825-6347

11 a.m.

FVSU Attorney Alumni Planning Meeting
Pettigrew Center
11 a.m.
FVSU Blue Machine Marching Band Alumni Planning Meeting
Pettigrew Center Auditorium
11 a.m.
Meetings for the following:
FVSU Classes of 1955, 1965, 1966,
1967, 1970, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1985
Various Locations in Pettigrew Center
11 a.m.
Cheer Leading Squad Alumni Planning Meeting
Pettigrew Center
2 p.m.
FVSU Football Game vs. Morehouse College
Wildcat Stadium
General Ticket: $20
Reserved Ticket: $30
http://www.wildcatticketoffice.com
8 p.m.
Step Show (Stompfest 2015)
HPE Complex
http://www.wildcatticketoffice.com
9 p.m. 
FVSU NAA, Inc. Thriller Night Alumni Costume Party 
Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter
McGill Building, Perry, Ga.
Tickets: $30
For a full schedule of events, visit http://homecoming.fvsu.edu/events.
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