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2014 Schedule of Events

Listed below are the many events scheduled for Homecoming 2014. Please revisit for periodic updates.

*Denotes External Homecoming Event

MONDAY, OCTOBER 20 - Spirit Theme: UNCP Spirit Day-any UNCP gear
11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. #UNCPHomecoming Kickoff, UC Mall
2:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Spirit Competition Judging
4:30p.m.-6:30p.m. Billiards Tourney, Hawksnest
5:00p.m.-6:30 p.m. Side Walk Chalking
5:30p.m.-6:30p.m. Hail to UNCP! Book Talk/Signing, UC Annex
6:30p.m.-8:30p.m.

Round Dance, UC Annex
Hosted by: Native American Resource Center and Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina

7:00p.m.-11:00p.m.

Spirit Fest, Pine, Oak and Courtyard

7:30 p.m.

Jekyll & Hyde, GPAC
Tickets: $41/$36/$21 / $16 child or student
$5 UNCP Student / $16 Faculty or Staff/ $31 Alumni
Tickets can be purchased by calling 910.521.6409

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21 - Spirit Theme: My UNCP Day- organization, team, major, office, etc
11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. Faculty and Staff Lunch Fare, UC Annex
3:30p.m.-5:30p.m. Cards Tourney, Hawksnest
5:00p.m.-7:00p.m. Pembroke Area Chamber of Commerce "After Hours" Mixer, UC Annex
7:00p.m.-8:30p.m. ACE: Dustin Hatzenbuhler Musician, UC Lounge
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22 - Spirit Theme: Homecoming T-shirt Day
3:30p.m. - 5:30p.m.
Cornhole Tourney, UC Annex Lawn
4:00p.m. & 8:00p.m. UNCP Volleyball Tri-Match, Main Gym, Jones Health and Physical Education Center
7:00p.m.-8:30p.m. ACE: Charles Peachock Juggler, UC Annex
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23 - Spirit Theme: Black and Gold Day
 8:00a.m.-12:00a.m.  Black & Gold Free Play, Hawksnest
7:00p.m.-9:00p.m. Moonlight Madness & Pep Rally, Main Gym, Jones Health and Physical Education Center
Presented by McDonalds
8:00p.m.-midnight ACE: Laser Tag, UC Annex
9:00p.m. *Spoken Reasons - Comedy, Music & Poetry. Mariani's, Pembroke, NC
Tickets: $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Contact: 910-536-2478
FRIDAY, October 24 - Spirit Theme: UNCP Super Fan Day - go over the top!
11:30p.m. Luncheon
Class of 1964 50th Class Reunion Luncheon, Chancellor's Dining Room Invitation Only- Contact 910.521.6252
2:00 p.m. Entrepreneurship Incubator Groundbreaking
202 Main Street, Pembroke, NC
4:00 p.m. Spirit of Pembroke Homecoming Parade
6:00p.m.-7:00p.m. *Black Alumni Council Membership Meeting - LL&J 114 W. Third Street, Pembroke, NC
6:30p.m.

Alumni Awards and Hall of Fame Banquet Reception, UC Annex

Tickets: $35. Please RSVP or purchase tickets by calling 910.521.6252

7:00p.m.-9:00p.m. Volleyball Match, Main Gym, Jones Health and Physical Education Center
7:30p.m.-9:30p.m. *Black Alumni Council Networking Meet and Greet - LL&J 114 W. Third Street, Pembroke, NC
9:00 p.m.

Homecoming Comedy Show, Comedian Michael Ian Black, GPAC

Tickets: $20 for general Admission, $15 for alumni and $5 for students- limit 1 per student with valid ID. Tickets can be purchased by calling 910.521.6409

11:00p.m.-2:00a.m.

*Old School Skate Party, Roller World Skating Rink
Sponsored by UNCP Black Alumni Council
Wear UNCP T-Shirt, T-Shirt representing your respective Greek Letter organization or bring 3 non-perishable canned goods for discounted admission.
Tickets $5 in advance, $7 at the door.

SATURDAY, October 25 - Spirit Theme: #BraveNation Game day
8:00 a.m. Homecoming 5K Color Run
Registration begins at 8:00 am; race following at 8:30 at Wellons Hall Parking Lot.

Registration Cost:  $15 or $10 with donation of 5 non-perishable food items.

Register on site or online at www.uncp.edu/give  select “other” and type “Homecoming 5K”.

Proceeds benefit the CARE Resource Center and Relay for Life. Sponsored by CCE and Health Careers Club. For additional information, contact CCE at 910-521-6163.

11:00 a.m.  Women's Soccer
12:30p.m.-4:00p.m.

Tailgate Zone

Lot 14- $10.00 tailgating fee for single vehicle.

Note: RVs (Additional fees will apply based on number of spaces used by vehicle)

1:30 p.m.  Men's Soccer
4:00p.m.-7:00p.m.

Braves Football vs. Newberry
Lumbee Guaranty Bank Field, Grace P. Johnson Stadium

General Admission Tickets: $10.00
Purchase tickets at GPAC Box or by phone at 910.521.6361. Mon-Fri (9 am-4 pm)
Game day tickets available at Gate 1 of Grace P. Johnson Stadium (cash only)

 7:00p.m.-10:00p.m. Black & Gold Free Play, Hawksnest
10:00p.m.-2:00a.m. *Black and Gold VIP Experience - SWANK, 1907 N Pine St, Lumberton, NC 28358
SUNDAY, October 26  
11:30a.m. UNCP Black Alumni Council Brunch - Golden Coral, 4928 Kahn Drive, Lumberton, NC 28358