Event date: 10/7/2018 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Export event
Greater Allegany County Chamber of Commerce
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Homecoming/Family Weekend All day event

All day event: Homecoming and Family Weekend set for Oct. 5-7 Check out the schedule of events for Homecoming this year! If you haven't been back to campus in a while, this is one year you won't want to miss. Fun Friday, Oct. 5 7- 9:30 p.m. - Spirit Rally & Bonfire Parking Lot, Pioneer Stadium Come show your Alfred State spirit and cheer on friendly competitions of the new student tradition, The Pioneer Challenge, including the Not-So-Naked-Half-Mile and tug-of-war. Listen to a live band as you stay warm by the bonfire while indulging in a walking taco, brick oven pizza, cotton candy, and more. 10 p.m. - Alfred’s Got Talent Cappadonia Auditorium, Orvis Activities Center Our annual event includes the many talents of our students, faculty, staff, and alumni! Watch as these singers, musicians, poets, magicians, dancers, and novelty acts perform for your attention, support, and great prizes. Saturday, Oct. 6 10 a.m. - Chili Cook-off, Car Show, & Cornhole Pioneer Challenge Pioneer Stadium 11 a.m. - 8th Annual Carly’s Club Race for a Cure – 5K Run/walk at the Alfred State cross-country trail Register at 10 a.m. by Pioneer Stadium. Cost: $15, which will be donated to Roswell Park Cancer Institute for pediatric cancer research. This event was started by Alfred State students who overcame cancer and were patients at Roswell Park. The first 75 participants will receive a free T-shirt. Noon - Alfred State Football vs. Maritime Privateers Pioneer Stadium End Zone Party Alumni Tent Inside Stadium – Must be 21 to attend 2:30-5:30 p.m. - Post-Football BBQ & Party Tent near Pioneer Stadium Join in the festivities of the final Pioneer Challenge events: pie-eating and the stump challenge. Also, enjoy a chicken barbecue and an adult beverage from one of two local breweries with your family and friends, and listen to Lucky Number, one of the areas favorite bands. 6 p.m. - Comedy & Magic Show Cappadonia Auditorium, Orvis Activities Center Daniel Martin’s family-friendly show will leave you laughing and amazed! Sunday, Oct. 7 10:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. - Family Brunch The Terrace, Central Dining Hall 1 p.m. - Women’s Soccer vs. LaRoche Pioneer Stadium All-day discounted golf at Twin Hickory Golf Course Hornell, NY Other sporting events: Saturday 4 p.m. - Women’s Soccer vs. SUNY ESF Pioneer Stadium 6 p.m. - Men’s Soccer vs. SUNY ESF Pioneer Stadium 6 p.m. - Swimming vs. Blue & Gold Alumni Orvis Pool Contact Coach Weston for details: westonrc@alfredstate.edu
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