Homecoming 2013 events to run Oct. 7-12 at UW-River Falls
October 3, 2013
The theme of the 2013 Homecoming celebration, Oct. 7-12, at UW-River Falls is “Falcon Pride,” something that will certainly be in full display during a week of events that will engage current students, welcome back and honor returning alumni, and greet community members.
The highlights of the week will include:
The Chancellor’s Homecoming 5K Run/Walk Race will begin at 8 a.m., on Oct. 12 at Ramer Field. All are cordially invited to participate in a 5K run/walk race throughout campus. UWRF Chancellor Dean Van Galen will lead the race.
The Homecoming Parade begins at 10:30 a.m., on Oct. 12. on Main Street and Second Street. Join the excitement as UWRF and the Shriners come together for their annual fall parade which includes floats, marching bands, and student showcases. The parade will begin on the north end of Main Street and head down Second Street toward the campus.
The David Smith Stadium at Ramer Field Transformation Tailgate begins at 11 a.m., on Oct. 12 at Ramer Field Pavilion. All alumni and friends that are interested in hearing about the renovation plans for Ramer Field are cordially invited to this tailgate.
The Homecoming Football Game begins at 1 p.m., on Oct. 12, at David Smith Stadium at Ramer Field. Come cheer on the Falcons as they battle UW-Platteville.
A full listing of the week’s events, including registration information for select events and who to contact for more information, is available at http://www.uwrf.edu/UniversityAdvancement/AlumniRelations/Homecoming2013.cfm