Homecoming Week Activities

Elmhurst’s Homecoming festivities include an exciting week of fun for students.

See below for this year’s schedule of events. The student organization banner competition, medallion hunt and Homecoming parade rules and regulations will be available in the Office of Student Involvement, Frick Center, Room 220.

Related: View alumni events and find more information about Homecoming 2019.

Monday, Sept. 30

Free Movie Monday
11:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
Classic Cinemas York Theater, 150 N. York St.
Jaypass Required

Homecoming Kickoff
Noon–1:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Founders Lounge
Performance by EC:MD

Medallion Hunt Begins
5:00 p.m.
Sign up starting September 16–22 at the Frick Center Information Desk

20% Off at Kilwins
148 N. York St.
Jaypass Required

Tuesday, Oct. 1

Joe n’ Go Commuter Coffee
7:30 a.m.–9:30 a.m.
Frick Center, Fireplace

Bumper Cars
10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Frick Center, Founders Lounge

Women’s Soccer vs. Benedictine
7:00 p.m.
Langhorst Field

Women’s Volleyball vs. Augustana
7:00 p.m.
Faganel Hall

Wednesday, Oct. 2

Karaoke & Balloon Artist
7:00–9:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Bluejays’ Roost

Thursday, Oct. 3

Wire Writing
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Alexander Room
Wire Art is a unique craft form in which a single piece of wire is creatively bent into any requested shape—names, phrases, titles, symbols, etc.

Eve the Comfort Dog
11:00 a.m.–Noon
Frick Center, Founders Lounge

Quest Lecture: Shiza Shahid – The Extraordinary Impact We Can Create
7:00 p.m.
Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel

Theatre at The Mill presents “Cabaret”
8:00 p.m.
The Mill Theatre

Friday, Oct. 4

Homecoming Concert: Serendipity Trio
7:00 p.m.
The College Mall

Homecoming Bonfire and Pep Rally
7:30–10:30 p.m.
East Side of The College Mall
Join us for music, food, Homecoming T-shirt giveaway and more. Winners of the Student Organization Banner Competition and Medallion Hunt will be announced.

Glow-in-the-Dark Laser Tag and Airbrush Tattoos
Immediately after Pep Rally ends until 10:30 p.m.
West Side of The College Mall

Theatre at The Mill presents “Cabaret”
8:00 p.m.
The Mill Theatre

Saturday, Oct. 5

Homecoming Parade
10:00 a.m.
Northbound Prospect Avenue from Elm Park Avenue to Walter Street

Tailgate and Bluejay Block Party with Food Trucks
11:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Alexander Boulevard

Football vs. Carthage
1:00 p.m.
Langhorst Field

Sunday, Oct. 6

Homecoming Service
10:00 a.m.
Irion Hall, Buik Recital Hall

Theatre at The Mill presents “Cabaret”
2:00 p.m.
The Mill Theatre

Cheryl Leoni

Associate Dean of Students and Director of the Frick Center
Office of Student Involvement

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