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APPtoberfest includes live music, a Pep Rally, Ferris Wheel, Inflatables, and Food!

After the parade, head over to APPtoberfest at Peacock Hall Parking Lot. Relax and enjoy live music and other festivities.

Date: Friday, October23, 2020
Start Time: 7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location: Peacock Hall Parking Lot
Event Cost: Complimentary
Beer Garden Event Cost: $5 Domestic, $7 Craft, and $9 Wine (estimated prices from 2019 event)

Walk-ups for Apptoberfest, Alumni Homecoming Breakfast, Alumni Block Party and Tailgate are welcome, but we encourage pre-registration.

For additional information regarding Homecoming activities, please contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at (866)756-ALUM(2586) or email