Full Homecoming Schedule

Alumni activities

Homecoming Highlights Tour

Date: Friday, October 6
Start Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Various Campus Locations 
Event Cost: Complimentary
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Homecoming Parade

Date: Friday, October 6
Start Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Rivers Street and Downtown Boone
Event Cost: Complimentary
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APPtoberfest and Homecoming Street Party
(includes live music, pep rally, alumni beer garden)

Date: Friday, October 7
Start Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location: Howard Street (Downtown Boone)
Event Cost: $3.00 admission (ages 7 and over); beer sales $3.00 each - cash only - ages 21 and up with valid ID

Pre-paid admission of $3.00 to the Alumni Beer Garden will receive an official Homecoming commemorative cup and sticker. Walk-ups will be charged $5.00 at the gate for entrance to the Alumni Beer Garden. Complimentary non-alcoholic beverages and snacks available inside the Alumni Beer Garden.

Our beverage vendor partners Appalachian Mountain Brewery, Booneshine Brewing Company, and Lost Province Brewing Company will be offering $3.00 beers in the Alumni Beer Garden during APPtoberfest! Ages 21 and up with valid ID is required for beer purchases. No alcohol allowed outside of the Alumni Beer Garden.
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Alumni Homecoming Breakfast

Date: Saturday, October 7
Start Time: 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Location: McKinney Alumni Center
Event Cost: Complimentary
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Alumni Tailgate Headquarters

Date: Saturday, October 7
Start Time: 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Duck Pond Field
Event Cost: Complimentary
BBQ Lunch Cost: $10.00
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