BUT, Homecoming week is a great opportunity to return to Ferris, remember all of those good times and relive memories with friends and family.
Below is a list of the official Homecoming activities taking place at Ferris during the week of memories here in Big Rapids. When your friends on Facebook talking about all the fun they had you might regret you didn't make this trip happen.
Check out the list of events below and remember that it's not too late to make plans for the trip back to Big Rapids to share in the fun of Homecoming week.
Schedule of Events
|Monday, October 4||Lip Sync Contest, 7 p.m. Williams Auditorium|
|Tuesday, October 5||Kickball Tournament, Top Taggart Field, Registration 6:30 pm, Tournament begins at 7 pm|
|Wednesday, October 6||King and Queen voting begins at 8 a.m. |
Click here for information.
|Thursday, October 7||Bonfire at 8 p.m. in Lot 61 by Brophy/McNerney|
|Friday, October 8||Women in Sports Day|
|Friday, October 8||Comedian, 7 p.m. at Williams Auditorium|
|Friday, October 8||Black Alumni Meet & Greet, 7 p.m., OMSS Lobby 1010 Campus Drive, Suite 159|
|Saturday, October 9||Northern Region Homecoming Bus To Homecoming! Leaves from NMC�s Hagerty Center, 715 East Front Street, Traverse City at 9:00 a.m. Arrives back in Traverse City at approximately 6:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, October 9||Striders Homecoming 5K 9:00 a.m. at Campus Quad|
|Saturday, October 9||Helen's Garden Dedication 9:30 a.m. at the Prakken Building, corner of Oak and Ives.|
|Saturday, October 9||Alumni Welcome Tent, Lot 37, immediately west of Top Taggart Field, 10 a.m. to game time.|
|Saturday, October 9||Parade, noon downtown Big Rapids|
|Saturday, October 9||College of Education and Human Services Alumni Tailgate, immediately west of Top Taggart Field, Noon to kickoff|
|Saturday, October 9||College of Engineering Technology Chili Cook-off, Lot 37, immediately west of Top Taggart Field|
|Saturday, October 9||HVACR Tent, Lot 37, immediately west of Top Taggart Field|
|Saturday, October 9||College of Business Tailgate Tent, Lot 37, immediately west of Top Taggart Field|
|Saturday, October 9||Black Alumni Welcome Tent, Lot 37, immediately west of Top Taggart Field|
|Saturday, October 9||Football Game |
2 p.m. Top Taggart Field. Please read the tailgate policy.
|Saturday, October 9||Alumni & Student Homecoming Afterglow - 7 - 11 p.m., The Gate|
|Saturday, October 9||Black Alumni Celebration,8 p.m.-1 a.m., Holiday Inn Grill Room|