Your Homecoming Celebration Starts Here
Save the Dates, October 28-30, 2011
Meet up with friends and see all of the things that have changed…and haven't changed at your university. This year's Homecoming Weekend promises to be more fun-packed than ever with a full schedule of events and programs that are sure to guarantee a great time for all. Check back frequently, new events are added often.
Homecoming Weekend Schedule of Events
Friday, October 28
Wildcat Colors Day 2011
Show your pride on the University of New Hampshire's Wildcat Colors Day and wear UNH blue and white to show your support for the state's flagship public institution. Sponsored by University Events and Programs. For more information, contact Patrice Russell.
The Athletics Endowed Scholarship Luncheon, 11:45 a.m.
This event pairs current student athletes with the families and individual donors who generously give to the funds that make their UNH experience possible. Click here to register. For more information, contact Amy Sheehan. Sponsored by UNH Athletics Development.
UNH Ski Team vs UNH Alumni speedball game, 4:00 p.m.
Speedball is a combination of soccer and rugby. Join the fun behind the Field House followed by a gathering at Red Hook Brewery (alumni only; must be 21 or older) in Portsmouth. Free. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Men's Hockey vs. Union, 7:00 p.m.
Join the Wildcats for Homecoming Weekend hockey as they take on Union College at the Whittemore Center Arena. To purchase tickets, click here.
Women's Lacrosse Alumnae Game, 7:30 p.m.
Come join women's lacrosse alums for a game at Memorial Field and then a post game reception/tailgate immediately following (location TBD).
Saturday, October 29
Pre-game Tailgating, begins at 8:30 a.m.
In Boulder Field and A lot. If you are planning to tailgate in Boulder Field and A lot before the game, we encourage you to come early as parking fills up quickly. Read the tailgating policy and important parking information. We ask that you do not bring in glass bottles.
7th Annual Wildcat Tailgating Cook-Off, 9:30 a.m.
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Get in to Boulder Field early and fire up the grill with your best Wildcat and tailgating themed recipes! Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and judging begins at 10 a.m. The winner will receive a gas grill and other great prizes! E-mail email@example.com for more information. Sponsored by UNH Athletics.
Women's Lacrosse alumnae tailgate. Bring good food and drink and look for us in Boulder Field and tailgate prior to the Football game vs. URI. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volleyball tailgating fun
Tailgate with UNH Volleyball alumnae, family, and friends prior to the football game. VIP lot near the tennis courts. Email email@example.com for more information.
Women's Basketball alumnae, family, and friends tailgate
Alumnae, family, and friends of Women's Basketball are welcome to come mingle with the current team and coaching staff prior to kickoff! VIP parking lot near tennis courts. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Football vs. Rhode Island, 12:00 p.m.
Get to Cowell Stadium. Join the 'Cats as they battle Rhode Island on Homecoming Weekend! Tickets on the day of the game are $21. Pre-purchased tickets are $18. Visit www.unhwildcats.com for more information.
UNH Basketball Season Tip-Off, 3:00 p.m.
Stop by Lundholm Gym immediately following the football game. Celebrate the 2011–12 basketball season with the men's and women's teams! Win great prizes and meet your favorite Wildcat basketball player! Discount season ticket rate available only at this event! Learn more.
Men's Ice Hockey vs. Northeastern, 7:00 p.m.
Join the 'Cats for Homecoming Hockey! Visit www.unhwildcats.com for more information and to purchase tickets.