Homecoming

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Every year students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the community unite in red to commemorate a university, a family, and a home at Dixie State University.

2016 Homecoming Schedule

Monday, October 17, 2016

8:45am – 12:00pm

Kickoff | Diagonal & Holland Plaza (Free)
Come get free food as we kick off homecoming week!

6:00pm

Classic Car Show & All-American Dinner | Alumni House (Free)
Come enjoy a free All-American dinner made by your Alumni Association, and see some classic cars lining up on the road in front of the Alumni House.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

7:30pm

Miss Dixie Pageant | Cox Auditorium ($5)

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

8:00pm – 9:30pm

(Doors open at 7pm) Drive-In Movie | Ridge Top Complex (620 S. Airport Road – Free)
Enjoy the movie on two giant screens!

Thursday, October 19, 2016

7:30pm

Powderpuff Football Game | Legend Solar Stadium

Friday, October 21, 2016

10:00am

Alumni Assembly | Eccles Fine Arts Concert Hall (Free)
Come enjoy this fun tradition of great entertainment as we honor the class of 1965 in celebration of 50 years.

12:00pm (noon)

50 Club Reunion | Alumni House ($6)

12:00pm (noon)

Rock the Mall | North Encampment Mall (Free)

6:00pm

Alumni Banquet, Founders Assembly and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony | Gardner Center Ballroom( $15/ticket)
Come hear from our banquet speaker, and enjoy a great meal. Combined this year with the Founders Assembly and Hall of Fame while the Tabernacle is closed for renovations. Cost is $15 per person. Tickets can be purchased at the Alumni Office or call 435-652-7535.

11:59pm

Midnight 5K | Legend Solar Stadium ($15/Alumni)
Come and join President Williams and fellow alumni and students as we run in raising funds for DSU Student Scholarships. Register at dixie.edu/midnight5k

Saturday, October 22, 2016

9:00am

Homecoming Parade | St. George Tabernacle St. from 700 E. to Main Street (Free)
Come with your family and enjoy the parade as we celebrate Dixie!

10:45am – 12:45pm

Homecoming Tailgate Party | Alumni House (Free)
Bring your car or truck and tailgate with us! FREE hamburgers, hot dogs, cookies, sno-cones, and ice cream! Cheer the football team as they walk through at 4pm to the stadium!

1:00pm

Homecoming Football Game – Dixie State vs. Colorado School of Mines | Legend Solar Stadium
($7/general seating, $10/reserved seating, age 12 & under free admission. www.dsutix.com)

9:00pm

Homecoming Dance | Gardner Plaza (Free)

Midnight

True Trailblazer Night | O.C. Tanner Fountain (Free)
Become a True Trailblazer and kiss in the fountain at midnight!

We hope to see you during homecoming week!

Be sure to follow the DSU Alumni Association on Facebook & Instagram @DixieStateAlumni and be entered to win a FREE TV! Also use: #iwenttodixie in your Homecoming social media posts for extra entries!