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2016 Homecoming Events

Use this guide to plan your CoMo trip.

Homecoming 2016

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Homecoming Events

Oct. 10–13

Homecoming Blood Drive
11 a.m.–7 p.m., Hearnes Center
This event has become one of the largest college‐based blood drives in the nation. Donate at Mizzou
in October, or visit to donate at a partnering location.

Oct. 17–19

Talent Show
6:30 p.m., Jesse Auditorium
Mizzou’s got talent! Watch students sing, dance and joke on stage. And if you can’t make it to the show, watch live at

Oct. 20

Legion of Black Collegians Homecoming Ball
Kimball Ballroom, Stephens College
Witness a tradition that dates back to the 1980s. Enjoy food and fellowship as the 2016 Legion of Black Collegians Homecoming Court is revealed.

Oct. 21

Spirit Rally
8:30 p.m., Traditions Plaza
Rev up for the big game with Truman the Tiger, the Mizzou Spirit Squads and Marching Mizzou.

Campus Decorations
6–9 p.m., Greektown
Stroll through Greektown to see fraternities’ and sororities’ take on the Homecoming theme, Truman’s Tall Tails.

Step Show
8 p.m., Jesse Auditorium
Each year National Panhellenic Council organizations face off in a battle to see who can stroll and step the best.

Oct. 22

9 a.m., Campus and Downtown Columbia
Get pumped up and show your Tiger pride as the parade procession tramps through campus and downtown Columbia. The parade features floats, bands from all across the state and lots of candy for the little ones.

Football Game
Memorial Stadium
Cheer on your Tigers as they take on the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders and stick around during half‐time to see who will become the 2016 Homecoming King and Queen.
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