‌Celebrating its 15th year, VCU Homecoming 2017, Nov. 5-11, promises to be bigger and better than ever! Come back to campus to enjoy time-honored traditions such as the Fall Block Show, the Student Leader Reunion and the Homecoming Parade and stay for new events, including an alumni happy hour at Richmond’s newest hotel, Graduate Richmond.

Saturday, Nov. 4

Fall Block Step Show
Altria Theater
Doors open at 6 p.m.
Purchase tickets through the Altria Theater box office.

Tuesday, Nov. 7

Monroe Park Campus Blood Drive
University Student Commons
11 a.m.-5 p.m.

MCV Campus Homecoming Paint Night
Larrick Student Center, Court End Ballroom
6-8:30 p.m.
Create your masterpiece with Richmond Wine and Design, VCU students and alumni. Food and cash bar available. RSVP to Allison Toney, associate director of outreach and engagement, at aktoney@vcu.edu.

Thursday, Nov. 9

Alumni happy hour
Graduate Richmond
5:30-8 p.m.
Join VCU Alumni and the Asian/Pacific Islander Alumni Chapter for a night out on the town.
Let us know you're coming!

RamFest Concert
Richmond Coliseum
7 p.m.
Featuring Tory Lanez, Shy Glizzy and 24hrs
Purchase tickets.

Friday, Nov. 10

Give a Can, Get a Plate: Veterans Day Barbecue
University Student Commons Plaza
Noon-1 p.m.

Veterans Appreciation Reception
University Student Commons, Commons Theater
1:30-3:30 p.m.

Cary Street Gym tours
1-3 p.m.
Take a tour of the facility to see the multitude of amenities offered.

Homecoming Parade
4 p.m.
Line up along the parade route of Park Avenue to Harrison Street.
Let us know you're coming!

Homecoming Tailgate
Harrison and Marshall streets
4-7 p.m.
Enjoy a beer garden, food trucks, live music and giveaways.
Register for a space or attend for free.

Greek Alumni Reunion Tailgate
Harrison and Marshall streets
4-7 p.m.
Mix and mingle with fraternity and soroity alumni.

Let us know you're coming!

Homecoming men's basketball game
VCU vs. Grambling State University
Stuart C. Siegel Center
7 p.m.
Tickets go on sale Oct. 25.

Saturday, Nov. 11

Cary Street Gym tours
1-3 p.m.
Take a tour of the facility to see the multitude of amenities offered.

Women's basketball game
VCU Vs. Norfolk State
1 p.m.

Student Leader Reunion
5 p.m.
Student leaders are invited to reunite with others from student organizations across campus.

Women's volleyball game
Stuart C. Siegel Center
5 p.m.
Purchase tickets online.

Sunday, Nov. 12

Returning Rams Panel
University Student Commons, Richmond Salons
4 p.m.
Did you graduate within the past year? Share advice with current VCU students about navigating job searches, planning careers and living life after college.
Let us know you're coming!

Coming from out of town? VCU Alumni has reserved an exclusive hotel room block at the Graduate Richmond. When making your reservation, please mention VCU Alumni to receive the $169 per night Homecoming rate. Reserve your room by Oct. 18 online or by calling (413) 821-3323.