Texas State Homecoming week features full slate of events

By Kristina Kenney
University News Service
October 11, 2011

Texas State University-San Marcos will welcome faculty, staff, students, alumni and members of the public to attend one or more events taking place throughout October leading up to homecoming on Oct. 29. All venues are located on the Texas State campus unless otherwise noted.

Oct. 11-12 Talent Show Auditions, 7-11 p.m., LBJ Teaching Theater

Oct. 13 Soapbox Car Build, 12-1 p.m., LBJ Student Center Patio

Oct. 17-24 Online homecoming court voting

Oct. 22 First round of Powderpuff Football, 10 a.m., Intramural Fields

Oct. 22 First round of three-on-three basketball, 10 a.m., Student Recreation Center

Oct. 23 Window Painting, 3 p.m., various locations

Oct. 23 Second round of Powerpuff Football, 10 a.m., Intramural Fields

Oct. 23 Three-on-three basketball championships, 4 p.m., Student Recreation Center

Oct. 24 Retired Faculty and Staff Reception, 5 p.m., Sac-N-Pac Room in the Endzone Complex of Bobcat Stadium

Oct. 24 Talent Show Tech Rehearsal, 7-10 p.m., Evans Auditorium

Oct. 25 Powderpuff Football championships, 7 p.m., Bobcat Stadium

Oct. 25 Talent Show Dress Rehearsal, 6-10 p.m., Evans Auditorium

Oct. 26 Talent Show, 7 p.m., Evans Auditorium

Oct. 27 Spirit Rally, 5 p.m., LBJ Amphitheater

Oct. 27 Volleyball game v. SFA, 6:30 p.m., Strahan Coliseum

Oct. 28 Soapbox Derby, 12 p.m., Bobcat Trail

Oct. 28 Distinguished Alumni Award Gala, 5:30 p.m., Embassy Suites

Oct. 28 Step Show, 7:30 p.m., Evans Auditorium

Oct. 29 Homecoming Golf Tournament, 8:30 a.m., Texas State Golf Course

Oct. 29 Pro Rec Homecoming 5K, 9 a.m., Tennis Courts

Oct. 29 Alumni Tailgate Reception, 12-3 p.m., Bobcat Stadium

Oct. 29 Homecoming Tailgate featuring Natalie Stovall, 1-3 p.m., Bobcat Alley

Oct. 29 Homecoming game v. Northwestern State University, 3 p.m., Bobcat Stadium

Oct. 29 Young Alumni Reunion, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Zelick's Bar

For more information on any of these events, go to www.txstate.edu/homecoming.