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Monday, October 11, 2021

 

Indigenous Peoples Day:

Location: South Oval | 10:00 AM -8:00 PM

Join us on the South Oval for Indigenous Peoples Day! Staring at 10, there will be a tribal flag march through campus followed by a ceadering ceremony, a student tipi setup & more. Check out the schedule for more details on how you can celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day. 

Click Here for Detailed Schedule

 

Alumni on the Oval:

Location: South Oval | Noon-2:00 PM

Address: in front of the Bizzell Memorial Library 

Visit the OU Alumni Association and join in thanking our alumni and friends by signing a banner that will be displayed in front of the Oklahoma Memorial Union throughout Homecoming Reunion Weekend.

 

Food Pass Out:

Location: South Oval | Noon-as supplies last

Address: in front of the Bizzell Memorial Library

Come to the South Oval to get some coffee, presented by Second Wind Coffeehouse.

 

Sidewalk Chalk Competition:

Location: Michael F. Price Walkway 1:30-3:30 PM

Address: in front of the Bizzell Memorial Library 

Walk along the South Oval Michael F. Price Walkway to see a beautiful gallery of chalk art created by OU’s very own students! Each group will be assigned a theme that they must portray, so don’t miss the chance to check out their creativity and hard work.

 

Trivia Night:

Location: Thurman J. White Forum Building | 7:00-9:00 PM

Address: 1704 Asp Ave, Norman, OK, 73072

Presented by CAC College Bowl

Come out for a fun night full of pop culture trivia courtesy of CAC College Bowl! Each group will be entering participating teams for a pop culture trivia tournament with first, second, and third place winners. Anyone is welcome, whether you are in a competing group or not!

 

 Tuesday, October 12, 2021

 

Sark After Dark:

Location: Sarkeys Fitness Center | 6:00-10:00 PM

Address: 1401 Asp Ave, Norman, OK, 73019

Join your friends on the court for a friendly game of basketball OR volleyball at Sarkeys Fitness Center! Teams can only consist of members from one group, with each group participating in one sport only, and each sport will be split into three categories: Large Male, Large Female, and co-ed/small group. This year, create your own group to participate in our non-organizational bracket! Registration is required to be placed in a bracket.

Register Here

Additionlly, make sure to fill out a waiver for each participant ahead of time. You can complete the 2021 Homecoming Participation and Liability Waiver on Engage.

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 Wednesday, October 13, 2021

 

Fill the Oval:

Location: South Oval | Noon-2:00 PM

Address: in front of the Bizzell Memorial Library 

Visit the South Oval for an opportunity to learn more about CAC’s official philanthropy, OU Dance Marathon, and meet miracle families. Donate to benefit the Children’s Hospital Foundation through the Children’s Miracle Network. There will be games, miracle families, and lots of fun!

 

 

Thursday, October 14, 2021

 

Philanthropy Event:

Location: South Oval | 12:00-3:00 PM

Address: in front of the Bizzell Memorial Library 

Celebrate OU’s spirit of service during our annual philanthropy event! Donate to CAC’s official philanthropy, OU Dance Marathon, benefiting the Children’s Hospital Foundation in Oklahoma City. Enjoy pop-up shops, giveaways, a raffle, food, puppies, music, games and more! 

 

Homecoming Benefit Night:

Location: Volare | 4:00-11:00 PM

Address: 315 White Street, Norman 73069

Come support CAC OU Dance Marathon and enjoy great food at the benefit night, supporting the Children's Miracle Network. 

Cyclebar Philanthropy Ride:

Location: Cyclebar | 7:30-8:30 PM

Address: 1942 Ave NW, Unit H-4, Norman 73069

Sign up for a Cyclebar class during Homecoming week!  All the proceeds will go toward CAC’s official philanthropy, OU Dance Marathon, which benefits the Children’s Hospital Foundation. 

Click Here to Sign Up

 

Proudly Gleaming: Live in Technicolor

Presented by the Gender and Equality Center

Location: Oklahoma Memorial Union Molly Shi Boren Ballroom | 8:00-12:00 AM

Address: 900 Asp Ave, Norman, OK, 73069

Join the Gender and Equality Center for their annual fundraising event that creates an uplifting space for our LGBTQ+ students, faculty, staff and alumni. Enjoy dancing, hors d’oeuvres, light refreshments and photo opportunities!

Click Here To Purchase Tickets 

 

 

Friday, October 15, 2021

 

Alumni Registration / Welcome Breakfast:

Location: Boyd House | 8:00 – 9:00 AM 

Address: 409 W Boyd St, Norman, OK, 73069

Presented by Boyd House 

Tours will also be given of Boyd house accompanied by a Welcome Breakfast.

Click Here to Register

 

Medallion Ceremony / Luncheon:
Oklahoma Memorial Union Molly Shi Boren Ballroom | 12-2 PM | Previous registration required

Address: 900 Asp Ave, Norman, OK, 73069

Presented by OU Alumni Association
Enjoy lunch with former classmates and friends and listen to President Joseph Harroz speak as we honor the class of 1970 and 1971 with their 50-year medallion.

 

Self-Guided Museum Tours

Location: Sam Noble Museum & Fred Jones Jr. Museum | 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Address: Sam Noble- 2401 Chautauqua Ave, Norman, OK, 73072

Fred Jones- 555 Elm Ave, Norman, OK, 73019

Join us at one of our two great campus museums for self-guided tours in either Art (Fred Jones) or Natural history (Sam Noble)! 

 

OU Ring Ceremony:

South Oval | 4:00 PM

Address: in front of the Bizzell Memorial Library 

Join the Student Alumni Association & OU Alumni Association for the annual OU Ring Ceremony presented by Jostens. Students and alumni who have ordered their OU Ring in 2021 are invited to attend. Family and friends are also invited to join this symbolic tradition.

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Town Tavern Reception:

University Club5:30 PM

Address: 2009 S Jenkins Ave, Norman, OK, 73019

 

Rah! Rally:

Location: Lloyd Noble Center | 7:30 PM

Address: 2009 S Jenkins Ave, Norman, OK, 73019

Make your way to Lloyd Noble Center to check out some great performances put on by different OU groups. Each student group will perform a two-minute dance piece full of exciting choreography according to their theme, and you won’t want to miss it. The Rah! Rally will also feature appearances from OU Spirit, the Pride of Oklahoma, OU Athletics teams, and other students and staff competitions. Doors open at 5:30 PM.

 

OU University Theatre & Musical Production:

Location: Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts | 8:00 PM

Address: 500 W Boyd St, Norman, OK, 73069

Make your way to the Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts to come see OU’s production of “She Loves Me,” A romantic musical comedy based on a book by Joe Masteroff with music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick; Oct. 15- 24

Note – Tickets for this event are a separate purchase. For ticket purchases, click here.

 

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 

Homecoming Parade:

Location: Asp and Boyd Streets 3:30 pm

One of Homecoming’s oldest traditions, the Homecoming Parade features dozens of student groups, OU faculty, and members of the OU community in their annual procession down Boyd Street. Don’t miss the chance to see exciting floats, Homecoming Royalty Court, and many others in this massive celebration of OU Spirit.

View the parade route map here

 

Boyd House Block Party:

Location: Boyd House 3:30 - 5:30 pm

Address: 407 W. Boyd Street, Norman, OK, 73069

Come by Boyd House and enjoy a bounce house, balloon art, yard games, hot chocolate and more.

 

Homecoming Football Game: OU vs. TCU 

Location: Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium |  6:30 pm

Address: 180 W Brooks St, Norman, OK, 73019

 

Royalty Coronation, Winners Announced:

Location: Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium | Halftime

Address: 180 W Brooks St, Norman, OK, 73019

Witness the presentation of the individuals composing OU’s annual Homecoming Royalty Court, culminating with the historic coronation of the Royalty winners. Winners of the student Homecoming competitions will also be announced on the screen during halftime.