Schedule of major events
Thursday, October 9
7:30 p.m. Homecoming Show and Coronation, Festival Concert Hall sponsored by Blue Key Honor Society and Campus Attractions
Tickets for the Homecoming Show will be available Sept. 29-Oct. 9 in the Memorial Union or by contacting a member of Blue Key. Tickets are $5 and proceeds will benefit a local organization.
Thomas Peterson - 701-391-5702 or email@example.com
Friday, October 10
YELLOW OUT DAY
Everyone wear yellow and green
11 a.m. Athletic Hall of Fame luncheon, Holiday Inn
Helena Johnston - 701-231-6172
5:30 p.m. Parade, downtown Fargo on Broadway - celebrate NDSU Homecoming, sponsored by Campus Attractions
The NDSU Bookstore will be selling merchandise at 4 p.m. on the U.S. Bank Plaza. Area food vendors also will be located downtown beginning at 4 p.m.
7 p.m. to 10 p.m. NDSU Homecoming Party following parade, on 2nd Ave. between Broadway and 5th St. in downtown Fargo
Plan to stay downtown after the parade. Enjoy live music from Brat Pack Radio and socialize with alumni, friends and fans.
Saturday, October 11
7:30 a.m. 5K run, Wallman Wellness Center
Cost is $15 per person. Registration will close Friday, Oct. 10, at 10 a.m. or earlier if the event is full. Registration is available at www.bit.ly/NDSU5K. This is not a timed race and will be held rain or shine. Line-up begins at 7:15 a.m. For more information, visit www.ndsu.edu/wellness/h5K.
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Tailgating, Fargodome
9 a.m. Mathew Living Learning Center dedication, lobby, Living Learning Center West
1 p.m. Kickoff: NDSU Bison vs. Southern Illinois Salukis, Fargodome
Game tickets are sold out. A limited number of standing room only tickets may become available at 8 a.m. on Friday, October 10. Please call the Bison Ticket Office at 888-231-6378 for more information.
Have tickets for sale? Need tickets? Post on the Football Ticket Exchange Blog.
If you are not able to be at the game, join a Watch Party in Fargo or across the United States. Watch parties are hosted by local NDSU friends. Fans can gather to watch the football game and order food and beverages from the menu as they choose. All are welcome to these events.Click here to find a Watch Party near you!