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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Schedule of Events

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/homecoming/archive/2009/schedule/

Homecoming Events: September 28 - October 3

Homecoming 2009 Schedule

Monday, September 28, 2009

  • MSU Block Party with live music, fun and games! Location: MSU Mall. Time: 11am-1pm. Eating contest at 12:30pm.
  • Homecoming Dance and Coronation, Location: Jane Rush Gathering Place (Rain Site: CSU Ballroom), Time: 7:00pm
  • Opening Reception of Exhibition of the work of Minnesota sculptor Jack Pavlik, Location: Conkling Gallery from September 28 , Time: 7:00pm. Exhibit continues through October 16.

Tuesday September 29, 2009

  • Timberwolves Interactive Games on the Mall. Time: 12pm-1pm
  • Volleyball Game, MSU vs. Upper Iowa. Time: 8pm

Wednesday September 30, 2009

  • RSO Fair, Location: MSU Mall, Time: 11am-1pm
  • Dodgeball Tournament, Location: Myers Field House Time: 6:30pm

Thursday October 1, 2009

  • Canned Food Sculpture Competition Sponsored by Wells Fargo, Location: MSU Mall, Time: 11am-2:30pm
  • Family Fun Carnival, Location: Lot 7, Time: 4pm – 10pm
  • Nontraditional Students, Vets and Student Parents BBQ, Location: Highalnd Park, Time: 4:30pm-6:30pm (call 389-6146 by Sep. 28 to reserve your spot)
  • Theatre Production of "Into the Woods", Location: Ted Paul Theatre, Time: 7:30pm
  • Lip Sync Competition, Location: CSU Ballroom, Time: 8pm-10pm

 Friday October 2, 2009

  • Purple and Gold Spirit Day, Location: Campus Wide, Time: 8am – 4pm
  • On Campus Alumni Lunch and 2nd Chance Coronation, Location: CSU Ballroom, Time: 11:30am-1pm
  • Maverick Women's Soccer vs Northern State, Location: Women's Soccer Field, Time: 3pm
  • Greek Alumni Gathering, Location: Student Activities Center, main level of CSU, Time: 3pm-6pm
  • Family Fun Carnival, Location: Lot 7, Time 4pm–10pm
  • MSSA Alumni Reception, Location: CSU Hearth Lounge, Time: 5pm-7pm
  • Hall of Fame Banquet, Location: CSU Ballroom, Time: 6pm
  • Maverick Pep Rally featuring the Johnny Holm Band, a Bonfire and fireworks, Location: Maverick Midway, Time: 7pm-10pm
  • Theatre Production of "Into the Woods", Location: Ted Paul Theatre, Time: 7:30pm
  • Maverick Women's Hockey vs Minnesota Whitecaps, Location: All Seasons Arean, Time: 7:30pm

Saturday, October 3, 2009

  • President’s FREE Pancake Breakfast, Location: Maverick Midway, Time: 10am-12pm
  • Dept. of Elementary and Early Childood Coffee and Cookies, Location: CSU Heritage Room, Time: 10:30am-11:45am
  • Dept. of Professional Education Open House, Location: AH 118, Time: 11am-12pm
  • Family Fun Carnival, Location: Lot 7, Time: 11am – 3pm & 5pm-10pm
  • Homecoming Parade, Time: 12pm
  • Maverick Midway: Behind Stadium (band - Rockfist, food, games, reunion tent) Time: 12-7pm
  • Alumni Association Reunion Tent: Location: Maverick Midway, Time: 12-7pm
    Featuring: Alumni from College of Education, MSSA, Greek Life and Residents of Crawford from 1959
  • Pictures and Coversation with College of Education Dean, Mike Miller, Location: Reunion Tent, Time: 1pm-3pm
  • Timberwolves Interactive Games, Location: Maverick Midway, Time: 1-3pm
  • Reception at Crawford for Former Residents from 1959, Time: 1-3pm
  • Theatre Production of "Into the Woods", Location: Ted Paul Theatre, Time: 2pm
  • Football Game, MSU Mavericks vs Augustana, Location: Football Stadium, Time: 3pm
  • Truman and Reta Wood Community Leadership Scholarship Dinner, Location: Centenary United Methodist Church, Time: 5pm
  • Comedians Christian Finnegan & Greg Giraldo, Sponsored by TCF Bank, Location: Bresnan Arena, Time: 7pm
  • Maverick Men's Hockey vs Lethbridge, Location: Alltel Center, Time: 7:07pm
  • Theatre Production of "Into the Woods", Location: Ted Paul Theatre, Time: 7:30pm
  • Mavericks After Dark Party - Free Food & Pop, Games, Music, and Fun! Location: Myers Field House, Time: starts right after comedian, continues until 11pm