Homecoming 2017

Homecoming 2017 will be held Friday, Sept. 29–Sunday, Oct. 1. We invite alumni, families, students and friends to take part in the festivities! 

Spirit Week

We encourage everyone to participate in the Spirit Week festivities leading up to Homecoming! Share your Spirit Week photos using #noplacelikelmc17 for a chance to win daily prizes from SGA!
 

Monday, Sept. 25: Oz the Great and Powerful
Wear green and bling
Featured event: Blizzard of Bucks Game Show at 6 p.m. in Evans Auditorium
 
Tuesday, Sept. 26: Twister Tuesday
Get wild for wacky tacky day
Featured event: Necessities Bingo at 6 p.m. in Wily's Bar & Grill
 
Wednesday, Sept. 27: Which Witch is Which Wednesday
Find your match on twin day
Featured event: Movie Night in Evans Auditorium (6 p.m. The Wizard of Oz, 8 p.m. The Wiz)
 
Thursday, Sept. 28: There's No Place Like Home
Get comfy and wear pajamas
Featured event: Students vs. Employees Volleyball Game at 6 p.m. in the SRC
 
Friday, Sept. 29: There's a Storm Coming
Rep your class colors (Freshmen: White, Sophomores: Black, Juniors: Gold/Yellow, Seniors: Green)
Featured event: Matt the Knife Performance at 8:30 p.m. in Williams Gymnasium
 
Saturday, Sept. 30: Bobcat Day
Wear your Homecoming shirt/school spirit
Featured events: From the Health Fair to Tailgate and Homecoming Court, there are events all day long! Check out the schedule below.

Schedule of Events

Friday, September 29
9 a.m. Alumni Board Meeting
Rouse Boardroom, May School of Nursing and Health Sciences (lunch provided)
11 a.m. Lunch
MacDonald Dining Hall (non-students pay at door)
2 p.m. Welcome Reception | Pick up your schedule and pre-reserved tailgate pass!
Alumni House (310 Banner Road)
5 p.m. Campus-wide Homecoming Dinner
Williams Gymnasium
Cost is $9 per person for those not on a school meal plan
7 p.m. Women's Volleyball v. Emmanuel
Williams Gymnasium
7:30 p.m. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Hayes Auditorium, Broyhill Theatre
8:30 p.m. Matt the Knife Performance
Williams Gymnasium
Saturday, September 30
8 a.m. Welcome Reception
Alumni House (310 Banner Road)
9:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
MacDonald Dining Hall (non-students pay at door)
9 a.m.1:30 p.m. Health Fair
King-Shivell in the Cannon Student Center
10:30 a.m. Green and Gold Alumni Awards Brunch
Evans Auditorium
Distinguished Alumni Award, Distinguished Service Award, Captain's Class Agent Award, Annual Meeting of the Alumni Association
10:30 a.m. Bobcat Tailgate Pass Pick-up and Check-in Begins
Bobcat Bank
10:30 a.m. Softball Alumni Game and Home Run Derby
Athletics Complex
10:30 a.m. Men's Alumni Basketball Game
Williams Gymnasium
11 a.m. Lunch
MacDonald Dining Hall (non-students pay at door)
11 a.m. Women's Alumni Lacrosse Game
Lacrosse Practice Field | Athletics Complex
12:30 p.m. Meeting of Lees-McRae Class of 1959
King-Shivell Lounge
1 p.m. Tour of the Theatre Arts Spaces
Meet at Hayes Auditorium
1:30 p.m. Women's Soccer v. Southern Wesleyan
Tate Field
2 p.m. Women's Volleyball v. Erskine
Williams Gymnasium
3:15 p.m. Homecoming Court Presentation
Tate Field
4:15 p.m. Men's Soccer v. Southern Wesleyan
Tate Field
5 p.m. Dinner
MacDonald Dining Hall (non-students pay at door)
7:30 p.m. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Hayes Auditorium, Broyhill Theatre
8–11 p.m. Homecoming Dance Party
Tate Lawn
Featuring returning band, Bantum Rooster!

10th Reunion of the Class of 2007
25th Reunion of the Class of 1992
(Reserved areas for Classes of 1972, 1981, 1982 and 1994)
Sunday, October 1
11 a.m. Brunch
MacDonald Dining Hall (non-students pay at door)
2 p.m. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Hayes Auditorium, Broyhill Theatre

 
Questions? Contact Jillian Rosato, director of alumni relations and development, at rosatoj@lmc.edu or 828.898.2489.