Schedule of Events for 2014


Monday, October 6th

Homecoming Residence Hall Decoration Contest
9AM – 4PM Decoration Supplies can be picked up from Campus Center 306

Homecoming Court Showcase
8PM in Rickly Chapel
Cheer on members of the 2013 Homecoming Court as they showcase their talents!

Tuesday, October 7th

Homecoming Residence Hall Decoration Contest 

Judging will take place at 7PM; winners will be announced at Homecoming Showcase

Homecoming Bonfire and Music Festival Featuring The Bergamot
8PM in University Commons Plaza
Join fellow students for a bonfire, snacks, and a performance by the world famous band, The Bergamot!

Wednesday, October 8th

Homecoming Craft Night
7PM in University Commons
Create your own mask! Decorations and masks will be provided.

Homecoming Comedian: Tracey Ashely '97 
9PM (Gillmor Atrium)

Thursday, October 9th

The Mike Hallett Show
7PM in University Commons
Come out to this live radio broadcast to support this week’s featured players and coaches!

Homecoming Pep Rally and Giveaway
8PM on Mayer Field
Join members of the Homecoming Court and Athletic Team Captains as we celebrate Homecoming Week. The first 400 students will receive a commemorative Homecoming giveaway, don't miss out!

Friday, October 10th

Greek Council Presents: Greek Sing 2013
8PM Seiberling Gymnasium
Join members of the Heidelberg Greek for an annual tradition showcasing each group's unique traditions and talents.

Saturday, October 11th

IRHC Presents: 10k Run, 5k Run, and 2-Mile Fun Walk
8:00AM University Commons
Cost is $10 per person. Register online at www.heidelberg.edu/studentlife/residencelife/irhc for this outstanding event or in person starting at 7:30am.

Hoernemann Stadium and The Fox Den Alumni Center

10:00AM Hoernemann Stadium

Homecoming Bed Races
11AM outside of Saurwein
Join members of student organizations as they race for a change to win cash prizes their student organization's programming... Groups will be judged on fastest time, best costumes, and more spectator representation. Registration is available on BergLink until October 9th!

Homecoming Picnic

11:30AM-12:30PM behind Williard Hall

Intramurals Present: Cornhole Tournament
12PM at Mayer Field Complex
Want something to do before the big game? Attend the annual Cornhole Tournament. No pre-registration required.

Homecoming Football Game vs. Muskingum University
2:00PM at Mayer Field
Join members of the Heidelberg community to cheer on the Student Prince's as they take on Muskingum University. The Homecoming King and Queen will also be announced during halftime.

BEC Presents: Movie on the Field 
7PM at Hoernemann Stadium
Join Berg Events Council and other student organizations for a night of music, neon lights, and a foam pit. DJ Bass will be blasting beats and giving out prizes.

See the Alumni Office's schedule of events.

Heidelberg Homecoming Committee

The Heidelberg Homecoming Committee is a group of students who organize and host events celebrating the history and legacy of Heidelberg University throughout Homecoming Week. Past events include the Homecoming King and Queen Pageant, the Homecoming Parade, and the Homecoming Bonfire.

Learn more about the duties of a Heidelberg Homecoming Committee member and how to get involved.

Please email the Office of Student Engagement at engagement@heidelberg.edu or call 419-448-2207 with any questions.