We've got a week full of fun and spirited events planned for current CU Boulder Students and we hope you can celebrate with us!
Interested in participating in the Homecoming Parade? The Homecoming Parade takes place on Friday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. on Pearl Street in downtown Boulder. Parade winners have the chance to win cash prizes for their student organization!
CU's Ultimate Challenge - An Amazing Race Like No Other Start time: 11:30 a.m.
Just like the popular Amazing Race TV show, kick off Homecoming week by challenging yourself and a partner to the ultimate challenge race. Designed and hosted by two Amazing Race contestants and alumni, Floyd Pierce and Becca Droz, 100 teams will race the course to win the grand prize of CU's Ultimate Challenge race winners and a $2,000 cash prize. Herd members: $10 Non-Herd members: $20
Kick off Homecoming Week by mingling with your student government from 11:00-3:00 on Norlin Quad. There will be free food provided by Dickey's Barbecue and a bounce house to celebrate! Don't forget to bring your Buff One Card. Sponsored by CU Student Government
Take a break from mid terms with a free yoga class sponsored by CorePower Yoga. We're staying in the spirit of Homecoming by having this amazing class be taught by 2 former buffs! This will take place in Balch Fieldhouse from 5:00-6:00. Bring a yoga mat and water. The first 20 to arrive get a free Homecoming yoga mat!
Celebrate Homecoming with free food and games brought to you by CU Student Government and CU's student organizations. There will be prizes, coupons and other merchandise up for grabs. This will be from 11:00 - 2:00 in the UMC Fountain Area.
Come participate as teams pitch their ideas to the community, build teams and meet mentors. The CU Boulder New Venture Challenge (NVC) is the go-to program for aspiring entrepreneurs. Participants represent majors and departments from across the university. From undergraduates to graduates, PhD candidates to postdocs, and faculty to staff, everyone is invited to come watch and support or actually pitch their idea.
Pearl Street Mall Students, alumni, faculty, staff and the Boulder community come together to celebrate their CU pride during the Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally on the Pearl Street Mall. Join us for this festive night in the heart of Boulder. The parade begins at 7 p.m. and the pep rally hosted by Rick George and CU Athletics will follow on the Boulder Courthouse Lawn.
Saturday, Oct. 28
Homecoming Student Tailgate Location: Duane Field 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Join this free tailgate to celebrate Homecoming and get hyped for the big game against Cal. All CU Students are welcome to build-your-own breakfast sandwich, grab some coffee, hot chcoloate, or juice, and hang out before the game. Every hour, the Herd will be giving away BIG prizes, including Zeal Optics goggles, gift cards to local businesses, and Herd memberships so dont miss out on your chance to win big before the Buffs beat the Bears!
This event is open to all students with a valid BuffOneCard!