Texas Tech Homecoming: Wreck ‘Em Arcade event schedule

Texas Tech Homecoming: Wreck ‘Em Arcade event schedule

Provided by Texas Tech University

WHAT:           Texas Tech Homecoming: Wreck 'Em Arcade

WHEN:           Oct. 5-10

WHERE:         Texas Tech University campus

It's that time of year again when the campus gets a good dose of Red Raider spirit, students prepare homecoming floats, alumni return and a new king and queen are crowned.

During Texas Tech's homecoming, titled "Wreck 'Em Arcade," the university will host several events throughout the week for students, alumni and the Lubbock community to participate in.

This year's events include:

Kick-off: Noon-12:50 p.m. Monday (Oct. 5), Student Union Building North Plaza

Student Organization Sing: 8 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 6), United Supermarkets Arena

Techsan Memorial: 5:30 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 8), Memorial Circle (if inclement weather occurs, the memorial will be moved to the Matador Room in the Student Union Building)

Rowdy Raider Rally: Noon-12:50 p.m. Friday (Oct. 9), Student Union Building North Plaza

Top Techsan Luncheon: Noon Friday (Oct. 9), McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center

A Matador Evening: 6 p.m. Friday (Oct. 9), McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center

Homecoming Parade: 6 p.m. Friday (Oct. 9), Texas Tech Broadway Entrance

Homecoming Pep Rally: 7:30 p.m. Friday (Oct. 9), United Supermarkets Arena

Bonfire: 9 p.m. Friday (Oct. 9), Bonfire pit/rugby fields (east of the United Supermarkets Arena)

RaiderGate: 10:30 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 10), R-1 Parking Lot/15th and Detroit

For the pep rally on Friday (Oct. 9) at United Supermarkets Arena, all doors will open at 7 p.m. and two concessions stands will be open for service. More information about Friday night's events and parking can be found on the Student Union and Activities website.

Other homecoming events will occur throughout the week including a spirit boards and banners competition, games and activities for Texas Tech students, Tamale Fest sponsored by Cru at Texas Tech and alumni events.

For more information about Texas Tech's homecoming, visit its website.