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MEDIA ADVISORY: Mizzou to celebrate 107th Homecoming

October 21st, 2018

Story Contact: Sheena Rice, 573-882-8353,

WHAT:           The University of Missouri will host its 107th Homecoming with several traditions and events for students, alumni and members of the community. The theme for this year’s Homecoming is Game On, Tiger Strong.


George P. Smith Bicycle Parking Spot Dedication
Bike racks south of Tucker Hall
1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18

Mizzou Alumni Association Hall of Fame Luncheon
Reynolds Alumni Center
11:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 19

Dedication of Residential Halls and Atrium
Lucile Bluford Residence Hall
502 Kentucky Blvd.
2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19  

Campus Decorations– Stroll through Greektown to see fraternities’ and sororities’ decorations based off the Homecoming theme.
6 – 9:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19

National Pan-Hellenic Council Step Show– Seven student organizations and four dance teams will compete in the annual talent competition. Tickets are $10 for students and $12 for non-students.
Jesse Hall
7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19

Decorate the District– Businesses in downtown Columbia will be decorated by Mizzou students to showcase Tiger pride.
Downtown Columbia
Friday, Oct. 19 – Sunday, Oct. 21

Spirit Rally– Pep rally with Truman the Tiger, the Mizzou Spirit Squads and Marching Mizzou.
Traditions Plaza
8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19

MU campus and downtown Columbia
9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20

NOTE:  A complete list of Homecoming events can be found at