UAPB / AM&N Homecoming 2018

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Here it is: the 2018 UAPB/AM&N Homecoming! Activities begin Sunday, October 28, and continue through game day on Saturday, November 3, 2018. Game day starts with the UAPB Homecoming Parade at 9:00 a.m. followed by pre-game activities and celebrations. That afternoon, at 2:30 p.m., the UAPB Golden Lions will show the Alabama A&M Bulldogs how it’s done. Plus UAPB’s nationally recognized band, the Marching Musical Machine of the Mid-South (M4), will wow the audience with their stunning performance.

So, check out UAPB’s homecoming schedule below, thanks to UAPB’s Homecoming website, plus the UAPB Homecoming-themed block parties hosted by Uptown Salon & Boutique and Homecoming Happy Hour sponsored by Vets for Veterans and Novel T’s. Also, UAPB’s main website lists several UAPB/AM&N class reunions along with a contact number. Get your homecoming and reunion tickets and make plans to celebrate!1

Sunday, October 28, 2018

UAPB Day starting at 10:30 a.m.

Full Counsel Church at 517 S. Cherry Street
Sponsored by Word of Faith Student Fellowship – UAPB Chapter

Gospel Extravaganza

Featuring artist Kierra “KiKi” Sheard
Doors open at 6 p.m. Event begins at 7 p.m.
J.M. Ross Auditorium in the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Building
Tickets: $10 for general public | Free for UAPB students, faculty, and staff with valid ID
Sponsored by the Student Government Association

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Golden Lion Festival from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

L.A. Davis, Sr. Student Union Lawn & W.E. O’Bryant Bell Tower
Sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership, Office of the Chancellor, and Pine Bluff Wal-Mart Supercenter

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Jazz in the Café from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

L.A. Davis, Sr. Student Union Cafeteria
Sponsored by the UAPB Jazz Ensemble

Mister/Miss UAPB Homecoming Coronation Ceremony

Crowning Ceremonies begin at 6:00 p.m.
J.M. Ross Theater in the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Building
Sponsored by the Sponsored by the 2018-2019 Mister and Miss University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Organization | Formal Attire Required

Pride Palace Ball from 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

L.A. Davis, Sr. Student Union Lounge
Immediately follows the crowning ceremony. Valid UAPB ID required.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Alumni Scholarship Golf Tournament starting at 8:30 a.m.

Harbor Oaks Golf Course
Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Affairs.  Call (870) 575-8499 for more information.

Golden Lion Day Pep Rally starting at 11:00 a.m.

Wal-Mart Supercenter at 5501 S. Olive Street
Sponsored by the UAPB Homecoming Committee and Pine Bluff Wal-Mart Supercenter.
Bus pickup and drop-off will begin at 10:30 a.m. in front of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Building.

Block Party from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

W.E. O’Bryant Bell Tower
Sponsored by the Student Government Association

UAPB Homecoming Happy Hour starting at 6:00 p.m.

Second and Main Streets
Sponsored by Novel T’s and Vets for Veterans
For more information, link to https://www.uapb-amandn.com

Bonfire starting at 9:30 p.m.

HPER Complex parking lot
Sponsored by the UAPB Homecoming Committee

Friday, November 2, 2018

Annual Alumni Assembly at 10:00 a.m.

Pine Bluff Convention Center Arena
Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Affairs

Block Party on Barraque Street in Downtown Pine Bluff

UAPB Homecoming Theme
Friday, November 2, 2018, from 12:00 noon to midnight
Hosted by Uptown Salon & Boutique
Host contact information: Uptown Salon & Boutique, 204 South Main Street in PB, 870-568-6382

Alumni Awards Luncheon at 12:30 p.m.

STEM Conference Center
Cost: $45/person
Sponsored by the UAPB/AM&N National Alumni Association
Call 870-536-2309 for tickets

Divine Nine Cookout at 3:00 p.m.

W.E. O’Bryant Bell Tower (open to non-greeks)
Sponsored by the Fraternities and Sororities of the UAPB National Pan-Hellenic Council

Alumni Exclusive Wine, Cheese, & Shopping

Runs from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
UAPB Bookstore in the L.A. Davis, Sr. Student Union
Sponsored by Follett Bookstore. Attendees will be carded

Alumni Hall of Fame Banquet at 7:00 p.m.

Pine Bluff Convention Center Ballroom
$100/person. Call 870-536-2309 for tickets
Sponsored by the UAPB/AM&N National Alumni Association

Homecoming Comedy Showcase

Doors open at 7:00 p.m. • Show begins at 8:00 p.m.
Pine Bluff Convention Center Auditorium
Buy tickets here:  Comedy Showcase Tickets.
Sponsored by the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and Go Forward Pine Bluff

Saturday, November 3, 2018

UAPB Homecoming Parade starting at 9:00 a.m.

Downtown Pine Bluff
Download the Parade Application:  Homecoming 2018 Parade Application.

Pre-Game Activities at 12:30 p.m.

UAPB / Simmons Bank Field

Homecoming Game at 2:30 p.m.

UAPB Golden Lions vs. Alabama A&M Bulldogs
UAPB / Simmons Bank Field.
Ticket Information:  https://uapbhc.wordpress.com/ticket-information/.
Buy tickets online here:  Ticket Purchase OR call (870) 575-8601

Battle Royale

Immediately following the game
UAPB / Simmons Bank Field

Block Party on Main Street in Downtown Pine Bluff

UAPB Homecoming Theme
Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 4:00 p.m. to midnight
Hosted by Uptown Salon & Boutique
Host contact information: Uptown Salon & Boutique, 204 South Main Street in PB, 870-568-6382


 

Endnotes

  1. This post, originally published on October 9, 2018, was updated on October 13, 2018, with information on the block parties and on October 15 with information on UAPB Homecoming Happy Hour.

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