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William & Mary Homecoming Weekend 2011

If you’re wondering or still confused about when the 2011 William & Mary Homecoming Parade is, this may help you remember

 

 

From Oct. 20-23, alumni from around the globe will make their annual pilgrimage imageback to William & Mary to celebrate and reconnect with classmates and their alma mater. 
There are some changes this year for the 84th Homecoming celebration, including a new date, time and route for the Homecoming Parade. 
Highlights of Homecoming 2011 include:

Homecoming Parade: Fri., Oct. 21, starting at 4:30 p.m. (new time). This year’s Homecoming Grand Marshals are former William and Mary President Timothy Sullivan ’66 and First Lady Anne Klare Sullivan ’66, M.Ed. ’68, M.A. ’73, Ed.D. ’86. This year’s parade route will begin in front of William & Mary Hall, wind its way through campus and along Richmond Road until ending at the intramural fields. (Download Parade Route Map)

 

Sunset Ceremony: Fri., Oct. 21 at 6 p.m. (new time) in the Wren Courtyard. The Sunset Ceremony is a remembrance of alumni, faculty and friends of the College who have passed away during the preceding year.
Friday Night Fest Block Party: Fri., Oct. 21 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at the Alumni House, Richmond Road and Scotland Street, featuring live music, carnival games and food and drink from local vendors.

Children’s Carnival: Sat., Oct. 22 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the front lawn of the Alumni House. The carnival allows youngsters to stretch their legs and have a little fun on campus enjoying a variety of activities.

W&M Football Game: Sat., Oct. 22 at 3:30 p.m. at Zable Stadium. The Tribe will take on the Tigers of Towson. 

Saturday Night Bash: Sat., Oct. 22, from 8 p.m. to midnight in the Sunken Garden. The $55 entrance fee includes an unlimited open bar and a great menu. There will be a band, dancing and fireworks.

A complete schedule is available online or by calling the Alumni Programs Office at 757.221.1174, Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. 

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