2013 Homecoming Events
Saturday, September 28
Homecoming Hat Tournament
MTSU will be hosting a hat tournament this September. Register you and your friends/team for only $5 each and get placed on new teams randomly by drawing of a hat. Be sure to bring a positive attitude, a hat (extra advantage for play), a light, and dark t-shirt. Prepare to meet new friends, have a good time and learn more about Ultimate Frisbee.
Sunday, September 29
Campus Recreation Center
Registration begins at 6:30 am
Starts at 8:00 am
Homecoming Golf Tournament
Champion Run Golf Course
Registration begins at 11:00 am
Starts at 1:00 pm
Visit Campus Recreation Center for more information regarding the 5K and Golf Tournament
Monday, September 30
Homecoming Kick-Off Event
Campus Rec Intramural Fields, 6:00 pm
Join the Student Government Association for a night of Homecoming Tradition and Celebration at the Campus Recreation Center Intramural Fields on September 30 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm. Come out for free food, annual t-shirt swap, music, inflatables, and fun!
Give Back Day at Blue Coast Burrito
Want to help the Student Government Association Give Back to the Habitat for Humanity of Rutherford County? Join us all day at Blue Coast Burrito on September 30 to donate 10% of your meal ticket to the Habitat for Humanity Blitz Build sponsored by the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership!
Tuesday, October 1
Chili Cook-Off Competition
Join the Student Government Association at Stones River Mall at 5:00 pm for the 2013 annual Chili Coo-Off competition, music, food, inflatables and fun! Come out for chili prepared by our campus student organizations, alumni and friends, and community as they compete for the titles of "Best Chili" and "Lightning's Ladle." Admission $5
Wednesday, October 2
Give Back Night at Newk's Eatery
Want to help the Student Government Association Give Back to the Habitat for Humanity of Rutherford County? Join us from 5:00 – 9:00 pm at Newk's Eatery at the Avenue to donate 10% of your meal ticket to the Habitat for Humanity Blitz Build sponsored by the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership!
Freshman Treasure Walk
Joining the Homecoming Traditions is the Freshman Treasure Walk! The Student Government Association invites our freshmen class to the Student Union Commons on Wednesday, October 2 for a night of fun with cake walks, music, and free give-away prizes!
Homecoming Concert – Moon Taxi
Journeying onward from the studio with their new album, Mountains, Beaches, Cities, Nashville-based recording artist Moon Taxi will be headlining a special homecoming concert in the Middle Tennessee State University Student Union Ballroom on Wednesday, October 2nd at 7 p.m.
Thursday, October 3
Join the Student Government Association as we set off on an adventure in search of the hidden horseshoes across campus. On your quest, be sure to check the treasure maps as they guide you through the journey. As you find the horseshoes, take them to the Student Union lobby and turn them in to your student organization's treasure chest. Find a Golden Horseshoe on your adventure? Take it to Phillip's Bookstore to redeem a free prize!
Homecoming Movie Night
Join the Student Government Association for the Homecoming Movie at the Commons on Thursday, October 3 at 7:00 pm. Come out and enjoy popcorn and Pirates of the Caribbean, On Stranger Tides.
Friday, October 4
Give Back Day at Jefferson's
Want to help the Student Government Association Give Back to the Habitat for Humanity of Rutherford County? Join us all day at Jefferson's on East Main Street to donate 10% of your meal ticket to the Habitat for Humanity Blitz Build sponsored by the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership!
NPHC Step Show
Since 1980, the National Pan-Hellenic Council at Middle Tennessee State University has produced one of the best step shows in Tennessee. Bringing in about 4,000 people each year, it is one of the university's most popular events during Homecoming Week. It has also been discussed on national social media platforms, including trending nationwide on Twitter.
Each of the nine Greek letter organizations takes this competition very seriously and practices their routines vigorously throughout the summer months for a chance to win first place and $1,000 to benefit their organizations.
This year's show will be on October 4th beginning at 7 pm in the Murphy Center. Tickets go on sale September 16th in Gate 1A of Floyd Stadium (next to the Murphy Center). General Admission is $12 and floor seating is $15. Doors open at 6 pm!
Saturday, October 5
Annual Homecoming Day Parade
Join the Student Government Association for the annual Homecoming Parade on Saturday, October 5! Come out to support our Blue Raiders and show your True Blue pride! This year's parade will travel down East Main Street to Middle Tennessee Blvd. and Greenland Drive. Parade begins at 10:00 am.
MTSU Blue Raiders vs. ECU Pirates
Cheer the Blue Raiders on to victory at Floyd Stadium! Game time will be announced soon. Students are admitted free with their student ID.
Saturday, October 19
Inaugural LGBTQ MTSU Alumni Dinner
Please visit www.mtalumni.com for complete Alumni event listing.