Homecoming Events

The 2018 Homecoming Committee is currently planning this year’s Homecoming celebration! We are excited to spread the tiger spirit with the TU campus and community. All events are open to students with free admission. View alumni events.

Homecoming Week 2018

Welcome to Homecoming 2018:  Game On!  We have a week of events planned to bring the TU community together and highlight our school spirit.  You can expect to see some of our traditional, crowd favorite events such as the Talent Show, Petting Zoo, Homecoming Court Pageant, as well as the beloved Block Party.  We have exciting ways to tie these traditional events into our "Game On" theme.  We also have a variety of new events we will be bringing to the week including a live game show, "Survey Says," which students can participate in.  You won't be disappointed in the week we have planned!  Get your game faces on because it's going to be jam packed with competition and fun.

All Homecoming events are free and open to all students, faculty, staff and alumni.  For alumni specific events, please see https://alumni.towson.edu/s/article/Homecoming.

Are you a part of a student organization, fraternity, sorority, or just a group of friends that would like to participate in our events as a team?  Register your group by October 5th on https://involved.towson.edu.  Check out our 2018 Homecoming Booklet (PDF) for more information.

Homecoming Week 2018 Events (October 28th-November 3rd):

Campus Wide Decorating Contest-Sunday, 10/28

-Get ready to get your Game On!  This is your chance to show off some serious creative skills as well as school spirit in both banner and window painting.  Pre-registration is required.  Please have your entire team arrive by 11:30am as we will promptly begin at 12:00pm @ Towsontown Garage and last until 3pm.  More information about this event is listed on future pages.  Held rain or shine.

TREND Models Fashion Show-Sunday, 10/28

-Please join us in the West Village Commons Ballrooms @ 5pm for an amazing array of design

The Many Talents of LIFE-Monday, 10/29

-From college and careers to children and retirement, life is a journey.  Have you discovered a talent throughout your experiences?  If so, sign up for our Homecoming Talent Show!  This event will feature a number of students performing a variety of talents. Groups that participate have the chance to earn homecoming points.  Auditions will be held on Monday, October 22 at 5pm in Stephens Hall Theatre.  All registered groups, non-registered groups, and individuals must audition in order for a chance to perform at the Talent Show.  Groups may have no more than 15 people per act.  The Talent Show begins in Stephens Hall Theatre @ 8pm on Monday, October 29.  More information about this event is listed on future pages.

Survey Says:  Live Game Show-Tuesday, 10/30

-Can you press the buzzer before your opponent?  Can your group guess the most popular answers from a survey?  Join us as we host our very own version of the popular game show, Family Feud in the West Village Commons Ballrooms from 5pm-7pm.  More information about this event will be listed on future pages.

Doc's Animal Crossing-Wednesday, 10/31

-Join us at Tiger Plaza to say hello to some of Doc's favorite furry friends.  Take that much needed break in between clases to pet a variety of animals and even take a quick picture with your favorite animal!  Come see the animals at Tiger Plaza from 12pm-2pm.

Dance the Madness-Wednesday, 10/31

-Dance the Madness is a competitive co-ed group performance in which student organizations present a short routine that promotes school spirit.  Organizations registering are encouraged to incorporate creative songs and dances that match their theme and show their school spirit.  Each performance is scored by a panel of judges.  More information about this event is listed on future pages.  Doors open at 6pm and the show begins at 7pm @ SECU Arena.

Candy Crush Candy Bar-Thursday, 11/1

-Join us in Freedom Square from 11am-12pm to match with your favorite candies!  Supplies are limited, so stop by early to swipe your favorite candies before they disappear! 

The Race to Candy Castle:  Homecoming Pageant-Thursday, 11/1

-The Pageant will highlight the nominated members of this year's Homecoming Court.  Members of the Homecoming Court will participate in a costume portion, perform a talent, and answer questions as they compete for your votes to become Towson's 2018 Royalty!  Pick up your FREE admission ticket to this event at the University Union Box Office.  The Pageant will be at the West Village Commons Ballrooms @ 7:30pm.  More information about this event will be listed on future pages.

Towsonopoly Block Party--Friday, 11/2

-Come experience the most popular board game of all time in real life!  Move around our game board as we transform Tiger Plaza into our very own Monopoly from 5pm-8pm.  Stop by our various properties for games and activities, test your luck at the Chance card raffles, and grab a bite to eat.  Point based activities such as giant Jenga and corn hole will occur.  More information about this event will be listed on future pages.

Homecoming Tailgate-Saturday, 11/3

-This Homecoming tradition invites students, alumni and fans to show their TU Spirit and support their home team, The Towson Tigers, as they prepare to take on the University of Maine.  All Towson University tailgating rules will be in effect.  This event will take place in the TigerZone from 12pm-4pm.

Homecoming Football Game-Saturday, 11/3

-Come support your Towson Tigers in their homecoming game against the Maine Black Bears.  Bring your Towson spirit, and be ready to cheer our team to victory!  Please come join us for the game at Johnny Unitas Stadium starting @ 4pm.  The Homecoming Royalty will be crowned at halftime, and the winners of Homecoming week will be announced.  Let the game begin!