Homecoming 2020

Homecoming Graphic- "greetings from Michigan, Homecoming 2020 at Northern Michigan University"

Homecoming 2020 - Sept. 20-26

 


Student Activities - Register here for Homecoming events.

  • Dead River Games | Sunday, Sept. 20 | 1 p.m. | Academic Mall (between Jamrich, Harden Hall, and West Science) 
    • In the heart of campus, residence halls and student organizations will compete in one of Homecoming's longest traditions--Dead River Games. Consisting of lawn games such as mini golf, corn hole, ladder golf, the Dead River Games is an exciting and entertaining event for participants to compete for prizes. Dead River Game rules are here.
       

  • Sidewalk Chalk Competition | Monday, Sept. 21 (Raindate: Wednesday, Sept. 23) | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Academic Mall (between Jamrich, Harden Hall, and West Science)
    • Taking place in the center of campus, the Sidewalk Chalk Competition is a chance for residence halls and student organizations to show their Wildcat Pride and create the best design corresponding with the Homecoming theme "All Things Michigan!" Sidewalk Chalk Competition rules are here.
       
  • ASNMU Scavenger Hunt | Tuesday, Sept. 22 | 6 p.m. | Pavilion by Spooner Hall
    • A collaborative informative event with the Associated Students of Northern Michigan University (ASNMU) to promote voter registration. Teams will compete for the fastest time. Stations will be set up throughout campus at NMU landmarks. Each station will inform students of the history of NMU and voter registration.
       
  • Pre-Parade Party - CANCELED
     
  • Homecoming Parade | Friday, Sept. 25 | 3-6 p.m. | Athletic Parking Lot
    • Everyone's favorite tradition - the Homecoming Parade with a twist! Residence halls and student organizations will decorate their Michigan cut-outs in the spirit of their favorite Michigan destinations - All Things Michigan! The parade will be a reverse parade - the residence halls and student organizations will be stationary in the PEIF parking lot (enter off of Presque Isle or Fair Ave.) and the student body and community can drive through to view their designs. Homecoming Parade rules are here.
       
  • Campus Cinema Movie: Twilight | Saturday, Sept. 26 | 7 p.m. | The Shoreline Theatre (behind the Dome)
    • Get your ticket at tickets.nmu.edu. If it rains, it will be moved to Jamrich 1100 at 6 p.m. Ticket holders and social media will be updated by noon on Saturday, Sept. 6.
       
  • Alumni Fun Run 5K | Saturday, September 19 - Thursday, October 1 
    • Run for fun on your own time! 

Alumni Activities

The Alumni Association has a full line-up of events for alumni to enjoy.

    Learn more and register for all Alumni events at nmu.edu/alumniassociation/homecoming.


    Community Activity

    • Homecoming Parade | Friday, Sept. 25 | 3-6 p.m. | Athletic Parking Lot
      • Everyone's favorite tradition - the Homecoming Parade with a twist! Residence halls and student organizations will decorate their Michigan cut-outs in the spirit of their favorite Michigan destinations - All Things Michigan! The parade will be a reverse parade - the residence halls and student organizations will be stationary in the parking lots and the student body and community can drive through to view their designs.

    The Special Events Committee works hard to bring you all the fun and exciting events that occur during Homecoming.

    For more information, please e-mail sec@nmu.edu, or visit us at facebook.com/NMUSpecialEvents for updates and more.

     

     

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