Delaware State University set for homecoming week events

DOVER — Delaware State University will hold its annual Homecoming Week this week on its main campus in Dover.
The public is welcome to attend the following Homecoming events:
Thursday
National Pan Hellenic Council Step Show
Memorial Hall Gym
8 p.m.

Friday
Jerome Holland Commemorative Statue Dedication Ceremony
East end of the Pedestrian Mall
(In between the MLK Jr. Student Center and the Price Building)
Time: 3 p.m.

National Pan Hellenic Council Step Show
Doors Open: 7 p.m.
Time: 8 p.m.
Memorial Hall Gymnasium
Open to the Public
Cost: DSU Students $15; General Price $25

Alumni Legacy Mixer
MLK Jr. Student Center Parlors
9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Ticket: $30 – Register at https://www.desu.edu/events/2018/10/26/dsuaa-homecoming-events

Class Reunions
6 to 8 p.m.
MLK Jr. Student Center Parlors
A reunion of DSC/DSU Classes of: 1968, 1969, 1973, 1975 and 1990

Faculty/Staff & Alumni vs. Students Flag Football Game
Time: 8:15 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Football Field, Alumni Stadium
Sponsored by the Department of Wellness, Recreation and Campus Events

Saturday
Alumni “Welcome Home” Breakfast
Conrad Hall Dining Facility
Time: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Cost: $15 per person
A bus will transport breakfast attendees to the Homecoming parade in Downtown Dover (included in the breakfast price).

Homecoming Parade, Downtown Dover
Time: 10 a.m.
The parade will begin on Federal Street and will continue east to west on West Loockerman Street and Forest Street

North Carolina Central University vs. DSU, Homecoming football game
Time 2 p.m.
Alumni Stadium
Tickets: $40 reserved, $30 general admission

Decades at the Downs
(70s, 80s, 90s and 2000s)
Dover Downs Ballroom
9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Tickets $40 — https://www.desu.edu/events/2018/10/26/dsuaa-homecoming-events

Homecoming Concert
Doors Open: 9 p.m.
Doors Close at Capacity
Memorial Hall Gymnasium
Cost: DSU Students $65 / General Price (w/College ID) $75
Must have ticket and College ID to enter event*

Sunday
Softball Team Reunion Game
With Home Run Derby and a cookout
DSU Softball Field
Time: 12 noon

Homecoming Gospel Concert
Doors Open: 5 p.m.
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Featuring Ricky Dillard and New G
Education & Humanities Building Theatre
Cost: DSU students $5/General $10

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