Humboldt State University

Homecoming & Family Weekend October 15th - 17th 2010

Homecoming EventsJust some of the upcoming events for this years Homecoming. Check back for more updates.

Event details are still changing, check back often for the latest schedule of times and dates.

Friday, September 30

Spirit Day - Show your campus pride!

Time Event Fee Location
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Clubs Fair & Carnival
Enjoy a Greek Carnival with games and prizes, appearances by the Marching Lumberjacks, a free photo booth, face painting and more
Free UC Quad (C3)
10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. Campus Tours leave every 2 hours and are 2 hours long. Free Depart from the UC Quad (C3)
noon - 6 p.m. Registration and Info
Free UC Quad (C3)
4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Taste of Humboldt Welcome Reception, featuring offerings from local vendors. Free UC Quad (C3)
6 p.m. Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner $35 Kate Buchanan Room (UC; D2
7 p.m. Women's Volleyball vs. UC San Diego $5 Lumberjack Arena

Saturday, October 1

Time Event Fee Location
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Registration and Info HSU Bookstore (D3)
9 a.m. Humboldt Bay Kayak Tour (2 hours)

View wildlife and see the Eureka Waterfront and Woodley Island from the bay.

Register

$40 Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, Eureka
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Pastels on the Plaza & Arcata Farmers Market Free Arcata Plaza
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Behind-the-Scenes Tours

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Free Various Locations
10 a.m. – noon Classes Without Quizzes, Lively lectures without the homework or tests.

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Free Native American Forum & BSS 166 (D8)
11 a.m. Guided Community Forest Walk

Explore the bountiful backyard of Humboldt State University on a guided stroll through the Arcata Community Forest.

Register

$5 Meet at the bottom of the Jolly Giant Commons in the parking lot.
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Art Showcase (Even more from 2-4. See below.)

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Free Various Locations
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Golden Grad Brunch $30 UC Banquet Room (next to the Depot; D2)
11:30 a.m. Humboldt Bay Kayak Tour (2 hours)

View wildlife and see the Eureka Waterfront and Woodley Island from the bay.

Register

$40 Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, Eureka
noon and 2 p.m. Campus Tours leave every 2 hours and are 2 hours long. Free Depart from the UC Quad
2 - 4 p.m. Arts Showcase featuring exhibits and short performances in the Music, Art and Theatre buildings, as well as on the Art Quad.

show arts events

Free Various Locations
2 p.m. Humboldt Bay Kayak Tour (2 hours)

View wildlife and see the Eureka Waterfront and Woodley Island from the bay.

Register

$40 Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, Eureka
4 – 6 p.m Tailgate Party and Food Truck Festival – appearances by Lucky Logger and the Marching Lumberjacks, free kids activities and bounce house. Local food truck favorites Alma’s, GB’s BBQ and Sausage Lover’s will provide food for purchase. Free tailgate; Separate cost for food FS Lot 9 (in between Student Business Services and Gist Hall; Cs5), Food Festival at Lot R8
6 p.m. Homecoming Football Game vs. Dixie State $10 Redwood Bowl (E4)
8 p.m. Symphonic Band and Jazz Orchestra concert $7 Fulkerson Recital Hall