Events

Sacramento State hosts numerous events all week during Homecoming. Please check back as we continue to update the website with new events for the 2014 Homecoming celebration.

Events Calendar

Event/Date Time/Location Description

Homecoming Rally

Thursday, October 16

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Bookstore Plaza

Come out to the bookstore plaza in your green and gold attire to get pumped up for the big game! Enjoy music, play games and of course, show your support for Hornet Football!

Golden Grads Reunion

Friday, October 17

11:30 a.m. 

Alumni Center

Hosted by the Alumni Association, this luncheon celebrates the lives of alumni who graduated from Sacramento State 50 or more years ago. Graduates, family members as well as University faculty, staff, and friends are invited to enjoy a lunch and a walk down memory lane that includes viewing memorabilia and photos. The 2014 reunion will celebrate classes of 1949-1964, for more information visit the Alumni Association.

Glow for Good

Friday, October 17

6:00 p.m.

Alumni Center

Sac State's first annual dance marathon, brings students and the community together for a fun-filled night featuring live entertainment, games, speakers, themed activities, food and prizes, and of course, DANCING! The event raises money for the Student Emergency Grand Fund, which assists students who experience a financial emergency that could jeopardize their studies. For more information, contact the Student Advancement Council at (916) 278-6295.

Future Hornet Day

Saturday, October 18

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

This event is designed for prospective under-graduate students and their families. You can tour the campus, meet with many of our dedicated faculty, and attend information sessions on admissions, housing, financial aid, and more. Meet and mingle with some of Sac State's finest throughout the day—students, staff, faculty, alumni and friends. Contact the office of Admissions and Outreach for more information. (916) 278-7766. 

Golf Cart Parade

 Saturday, October 18

TBD The annual Homecoming Golf Cart Parade is back and bigger than ever. Be sure to sign up for a chance to decorate and compete for the grand prize trophy and yearlong bragging rights. The parade will spread spirit around campus prior to the game. Join the Hornet Walk during the festival, and loop around the track at halftime. Sign up now!

Homecoming Festival

Saturday, October 18

3:00 p.m. 

Parking Lot 8

Come on, come all for this fun filled festival in celebration of all things green and gold! Bring your own food and tailgate or enjoy the fare of local food trucks. Enjoy music and festivities, even activities for the kids. If you haven't been back to campus for Homecoming, now is your chance! Be sure to wear your green and gold to show your Hornet Pride!

Football Game, Hornets vs Mustangs

 Saturday, October 18

6:00 p.m.

Hornet Stadium

Watch as Sac State Football takes on the Cal Poly Mustangs. The game promises to be a thrilling competition, as the Hornets "Bleed Green, and Finish Gold!" Please visit theHornet Athletics website to purchase tickets. Remember, current students receive free admission to Hornet Football games as well as all athletics events all season long. Go Hornets!