Thursday night basketball game will highlight Homecoming Week celebration

A full week of activities, including the traditional basketball game, are scheduled for November 17-21 as California State University, Stanislaus celebrates its annual Homecoming.

The first round of the “Mr. and Ms. Warrior” pageant competition opens the festivities in the University Quad at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, November 17. The winners will be introduced during halftime of the CSU Stanislaus men’s basketball team’s 7 p.m. homecoming game against William Jessup University of Rocklin on Thursday, November 20.  

Tuesday’s activities will be highlighted by dancing programs during the day and parade float construction that evening. Wednesday’s “Warrior Red Day” will feature the traditional parade through the middle of the campus at 11:30 a.m. and a University Student Union 30th Anniversary Open House from 12:30 to 2 p.m. A 6 to 9 p.m. bonfire rally in front of Warrior Arena highlighted by “Mr. and Ms. Warrior” competition and introduction of the basketball teams will cap Wednesday’s activities.

Thursday’s activities will include student activities and competition from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Quad and a pre-game program featuring “Mr. and Ms. Warrior” candidate introductions at 5:30 p.m. in front of Warrior Arena.

A “Homecoming Official After Party” for students will close the week’s activities on Friday evening.