Homecoming
Homecoming Sponsors

SATURDAY, SEPT 28

  • WORK-A-THON and PAINT THE TOWN MAROON
    9 a.m. - noon  |  Vaughan Pedestrian Mall
    Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership and Rec Sports
    Students will be tackling a variety of community and campus projects and visiting businesses in Canyon to share some Buffalo Spirit!

     

TUESDAY, OCT 1

  • PAINT MY RIDE
    10 a.m. - 2 p.m.  |  Vaughan Pedestrian Mall
    Sponsored by WTAMU Greek Life
    Bring your car to the loop between Old Ed and the JBK and let our students deck your car windows out for Homecoming.  Community is welcome! Get in the spirit!

     
  • WEENIE ROAST
    10 p.m.  |  Terrell Lawn
    Sponsored by Residence Hall Association (RHA)

     

WEDNESDAY, OCT 2

  • DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT
    6 - 10 p.m.  |  Virgil Henson Activities Center
    Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership
    Cheer on student organizations as they compete to rack up points in the quest to win the coveted Homecoming Spirit Stick!  Alumni and community are welcome to attend and cheer on our students!

THURSDAY, OCT 3

  • AMARILLO ROUTE 66 SKYLINE
    6:30pm | Amarillo Downtown Public Library, HLC Meeting Room
    Program: Focus on Route 66
    Moderator: Cindy Wallace
    Speakers: Nick Gerlich, Melissa Griswold, Amy M. Von Lintel
    Hosted by WTAMU Cornette Library

  • WOMEN'S SOCCER VS. TEXAS A&M COMMERCE
    7 p.m. | The Pitch, Canyon, TX

     
  • PANCAKES and KARAOKE
    9 p.m.  |  Legacy Hall
    Sponsored by Residence Hall Association

FRIDAY, OCT 4

  • HOMECOMING GOLF CLASSIC
    11:00 a.m. lunch; 12:00 p.m. tee-off I Palo Duro Creek Golf Course
    $100 per person; $400 per team
    Sponsored by Aramark and Scarborough Specialties

     
  • GOLDEN and DIAMOND BUFF REUNION
    5 - 8 p.m.  |  Jack B. Kelley Student Center, Legacy Hall
    $30 per person
    Honoring the 1959 Diamond Anniversary and the 1969 Golden Anniversary. Celebrating classes 1974 and before.

     
  • CANYON CHAMBER CHOW DOWN
    canyon texas chamber of commerce logo



     
  • PIGSKIN REVUE - 7:30 p.m. - Don't miss the annual Homecoming pep rally and announcement of Homecoming Court!

SATURDAY, OCT 5

  • ALUMNI OPEN HOUSE
    9 a.m. – noon  |  Buffalo Courts Alumni Center
     
  • CAMPUS FESTIVAL and MARKETPLACE
    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  | WT Campus
    Enjoy food, vendors, shopping, campus tours, College Showcase and family-friendly activities.

     
  • PANHANDLE-PLAINS HISTORICAL MUSEUM
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Celebrate WTAMU’s Homecoming by visiting PPHM located on the University’s campus. FREE admission is generously sponsored by Sacred Maroon.
     
  • WOMEN'S SOCCER VS. UT TYLER
    noon | The Pitch, Canyon TX
    Jachyllis "Jae" Hogeland Memorial / ALS Awareness Game

     
  • HOMECOMING PARADE
    10 - 11 a.m.  |  26th Ave.

     
  • YOUNG ALUMNI TAILGATE
    11:30 - 4:30 p.m. | Thunder Party Pad - Join us for food, Buff spirit and FUN!
     
  • ALUMNI TAILGATE
    11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Bud Light Countdown 2 Kickoff Party Zone
     
  • ANNUAL ALUMNI TAILGATE COOK-OFF CHALLENGE
    2 p.m. - Judging begins | Bud Light Countdown 2 Kickoff Party Zone
     
  • WTAMU FOOTBALL VS. CENTRAL WASHINGTON
    5 p.m. | Buffalo Stadium

     
The University Bookstore will be open 9:00 a.m. - 3 p.m. Homecoming Day: ALUMNI ASSOCIATION CONTRIBUTING MEMBERS - While you're on campus, shop in the University Bookstore and enjoy a special Homecoming Day discount!