Oct. 4, 2007
Cullowhee, N.C. - Preparations for Western Carolina's Homecoming 2007 are underway. The annual event is scheduled for the week of October 15-21, culminating with the Catamount home football game against The Citadel on Saturday, Oct. 20 and the Catamount women's soccer match against Davidson on Sunday, Oct. 21.
The 2007 Homecoming Parade and Spirit Night are scheduled for Friday, Oct. 19 beginning in downtown Sylva at 6:15 pm. At approximately 8:00 pm, Spirit Night will be held at the Catamount Athletic Complex on-campus in Cullowhee, concluding with a fireworks display that will light up the Valley.
For more information on 2007 Western Carolina Homecoming activities, please visit "Heritage - A Catamount Never Forgets."
Western Carolina University - Homecoming 2007 Schedule:
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10
1:00 am - Banners are due for judging in the banner contest at the UC Information Desk. Banners will be displayed around campus starting October 15 through October 20.
Float Building Party entry forms due at the Information Desk.
Deadline for parade entries at the Information Desk.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 15
By 5:00 pm - Banners will be displayed around campus
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17
12:01am-11:59 pm - Vote for King and Queen online on My Cat.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18
By 5:00 pm - Spirit Night sign up due at UC Information Desk.
6:00-10:00 pm - Float Building and parade banner making party, Ramsey Center. Join in the fun with music and free food.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19
By 11:00 am - Floats are to be removed from the Ramsey Center.
Noon - Homecoming Golf Tournament, Laurel Ridge Country Club, Waynesville. Captains Choice, Shotgun start.
4:30 pm - Parade participants should meet at Mark Watson Park in Sylva for line up. Prizes will be awarded for best floats and winners will be announced during the football game on October 20.
6:15 pm - Homecoming Parade in downtown Sylva.
8:00 pm - Spirit Night, pep rally, music, food, and fireworks on WCU campus at the Catamount Athletic Complex.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20
8:00-10:00 am - WCU Alumni Breakfast, Alumni Central at UC Multipurpose Room.
10:00 am-8:00 pm - Catamount Clothing & Gift Store open 2nd floor University Center
10:00 am-12:30 pm - Tailgate Party, Field House lot 10:30 am-12:00 pm - Class Reunion Brunch. Reunions for the Classes of 1997, 1987, 1977, 1967, and 1957. Come visit with your classmates from years gone by. Brunch will be provided. Illusions, UC.
1:00 pm - Football game, Catamounts vs. The Citadel, E.J. Whitmire Stadium/Bob Waters Field
4:00 pm - Bread and Puppet Theater
8:00 pm - Stompfest 2007, Ramsey Center Arena. For tickets call the Office of Multicultural Affairs at 828-227-2276
10:00 pm-1:00 am - Stompfest After Party, UC Grandroom
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21
1:00-5:00 pm - Catamount Clothing & Gift Store open 2nd floor University Center
2:00-4:00 pm - Grill & Chill at the Soccer Field
3:30 pm - Inspirational Choir Concert, UC Grandroom
4:00 pm - Women's Soccer Game, Catamounts vs. Davidson, Catamount Athletic Complex