Western Illinois University just released their Homecoming dates for fall of 2021. Homecoming will take place Friday, September 24th through Saturday, October 2nd. The theme will be “Rocky Undercover: What’s Your Alibi?” Activities will start on September 24th with Paint the paws. Where volunteers paint gold dog paws on Western Avenue and University Drive leading to Hanson field. Paint the Paws is sponsored by WIU Alumni Association.
WIU Alumni Association is hosting their traditional All-Alumni Social at the alumni house. The event will start at 5:00 p.m. on Friday October 1st. There will be complementary food, wine, beer, soda and a cash bar will be included.
Here is a schedule student activities that will take place the week of homecoming.
Saturday, Sept. 25, 10 a.m., Paint the Town
Sunday, Sept. 26, Bubble Soccer
Tuesday, Sept. 28, 6 p.m., Variety Show
Thursday, Sept. 30, 8 p.m., Yell Like Hell
Saturday, Oct. 2, 10:30 a.m., Parade
For more information about WIU Homecoming events or register for the alumni hosted programs visit wiu.edu/alumni/homecoming.php.
For more information about any Office of Student Activities-sponsored events visit wiu.edu/uubhomecoming.