Texas Tech's 2014 Homecoming Week

New events and traditions are being offered this year to the Lubbock community.

WHAT:           Texas Tech University Homecoming Week

WHEN:           Today (Oct. 13) – Saturday (Oct. 18)

WHERE:         Various locations

WHO:             With the theme “Tech Goes Hollywood: Coming to a Screen Near You,” Texas Tech's 2014 homecoming week will offer new traditions for the Texas Tech and Lubbock community. Events all lead to the homecoming football game vs. Kansas at 2:30 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 18). The Homecoming Court and 2014 king and queen will be announced during halftime.

Homecoming Events Include:

  • Kick off: Noon-12:50 p.m., Monday (Oct. 13), Student Union Building North Plaza
  • Student Organization Sing: 8-10 p.m., Wednesday (Oct. 15), United Supermarkets Arena
  • Techsan Memorial: 5:30 p.m., Thursday (Oct. 16), Memorial Circle
  • Top Techsan Luncheon: Noon, Friday (Oct. 17), McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center
  • Homecoming Parade: 6 p.m., Friday (Oct. 17), United Supermarkets Arena
  • Showtime/Pep Rally: 7:30 p.m., Friday (Oct. 17), United Supermarkets Arena
  • Bonfire: Immediately after Showtime/Pep Rally, Friday (Oct. 17), Bonfire pit/rugby fields
  • RaiderGate: Four hours before kickoff, Saturday (Oct. 18), R-1 Parking Lot/15th and Detroit

For a full schedule of events click here.

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CONTACT:  Jon Mark Bernal, associate director, Student Union and Activities, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-4708 or jm.bernal@ttu.edu.