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Albany State Homecoming Activities!

Alumni, families and friends are invited to return to Albany State University to celebrate Homecoming Weekend.

Return to the place where you formed lasting friendships, where you learned the lessons essential to your career and to life, and where you realized your potential.

Join us for a fun-filled weekend of activities. Here is the official list of activities from Albany State:

Friday, Oct. 19

8 a.m.  National Alumni Association Golf Tournament

Doublegate Country Club

10 a.m.            Homecoming Convocation, HPER Gymnasium

Noon   Alumni Homecoming Luncheon, $25

L. Orene Hall Building

(Immediately following the luncheon)

6 p.m.  Dean's Reception

ASU Student Center Ballroom

9 p.m. If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time Fish Fry

$12, Hampton Inn

 

Saturday, Oct. 20

9 a.m.      Homecoming Parade, Pine Avenue

2 p.m.   Homecoming Football Game, ASU vs. Clark Atlanta*

$25 for adults, $10 for children (K-12)

10 p.m.   If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time Celebration Dance

*Wear your school colors or Greek paraphernalia

Albany Civic Center, $25

 

* During the game text "Go Rams" to 27722 and donate $10 to ASU

 

Sunday, October 14, 2012

"SLOTH"

Church Service:

"ASU - A Family that Prays Together Stays Together"

10:00am-12:00pm – ACAD Auditorium

 

Coronation of Miss Albany State University 2012-2013

5:00pm - FREE

Albany Municipal Auditorium

Dressy Attire Required-NO EXCEPTION

 

Bonfire and Tailgating:

9pm-11pm - Army ROTC Parking Lot

 

Monday, October 15, 2012

"WRATH"

SGA Homecoming Kick Off:

12:00pm-2:00pm - Amphitheatre

 

2012 Gospel Explosion:

Featuring the ASU Anointed Gospel Choir

7:00pm–9:00pm

Gethsemane Worship Center

529 10th Avenue - Albany, GA 31701

Transportation provided

Pick-up: HPER Gym Parking Lot

 

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

"GLUTTONY"

The Ultimate Cook-off!!! King Of Barbecue At ASU

Chief John Fields vs. Photographer Reginald Christian

  Amphitheatre - 12:00pm-2pm

 

Organizational Cupcake War

 Student Center Ballroom

12pm-2pm

 

Judgment Day: Homecoming Fashion Show 2012

7:00pm-10:00pm - Sanford Gym

ASU Students Advance: $7.00 

General Advance: $10.00

Door: $15.00

*Students must have valid ASU ID

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

"GREED"

Breakfast Club

9:00am-11:00am - Academic Atrium

 

What's up Wednesday!

Pedestrian Mall & Amphitheater

ALL ORGANIZATION PARTICIPATION

12:00pm-2pm

 

Skate Night

StarDust Skate Center

8:00pm - 11:00pm

 Free until 9:00pm w/ Ram ID

 

 

Thursday, October 18, 2012

"LUST"

 

Da$h for Dollar$

12:00pm-2:00pm

 Amphitheatre

$3.00

 

Dance Competition

7:00pm-9:00pm

Sanford Gym

ASU Students Advance: $3.00

General Advance: $5.00

Door: $8.00

*Students must have valid ASU ID

 

Friday, October 19, 2012

"PRIDE"

Convocation

10:00am-12:00pm - HPER

 

Pep Rally

R.I.P Clark Atlanta Panthers- Funeral

1:00pm-3:00pm 

 Pedestrian Mall

 

Fairgrounds at ASU

JC Reese Parking Lot

One Day Pass: $10.00

Two Day Pass: $15.00

Friday – Times of Operation – 5:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Saturday – Times of Operation – 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Tickets for games and food sold separately.

 

Saturday, October 20, 2012

"ENVY"

Homecoming Parade

Pine Avenue - Downtown

9:00 am

PARADE ROUTE:

Go east on Pine Avenue, starting at Pine Avenue & Harding Street.
The parade will travel east on Pine Avenue to Washington Street.
Turn north on Washington, and go to Roosevelt Avenue which will be the ending point. 
So: Pine Avenue to Washington Street to Roosevelt Avenue.

 

Homecoming Game

Albany State University v. Clark Atlanta

2:00pm

ASU Football Stadium

 

Homecoming Step Show 2012

Hosted By: Jermaine "FunnyMaine" Johnson

 DJ Nix in the Mix

Doors open at 7:00pm

 Show Starts at 7:30

HPER Gymnasium

Advance: $15.00 Door: $20.00

 

 

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