University of Kentucky

Homecoming 2017 - "Superheroes: Not all Wildcats wear capes"

September 30 – October 8, 2017


Saturday, Sept. 30/Sunday, Oct. 1

Paint the Town Blue
Campus Windows
University of Kentucky


Banner Competition
William T. Young Library
401 Hilltop Ave.


Sunday, Oct. 1

DanceBlue 5K
Time: TBD
Kroger Field (Commonwealth Stadium)
1540 University Dr.
Registration available online in the fall


Monday, Oct. 2

Kitty Karnival
5 to 7 p.m.
Location: TBD


Tuesday, Oct. 3

Royalty Showcase
7 to 9 p.m.
Memorial Hall
610 South Limestone Street


Wednesday, Oct. 4

Alumni vs. Student Basketball Game
6 to 8 p.m.
177 Sports Center Dr.

Mr. and Ms. Black UK
Time and location: TBD


Thursday, Oct. 5

Golden Wildcat Society Reunion Registration
Noon to 5 p.m.
The Campbell House Lexington
1375 S. Broadway


Golden Wildcat Society Reunion Welcome Reception
5 to 7 p.m.
The Campbell House Lexington
Paddock Room
1375 S. Broadway


Homecoming Street Fair
5 to 8 p.m.
Wildcat Alumni Plaza Lawns


College of Dentistry Class of 1967 Dinner
5:30 p.m.: Reception
6:30 p.m.: Dinner
Hilton Lexington Downtown
369 W. Vine Street


College of Engineering 5th Annual State of the College
Woodford Reserve Room
6 p.m.: Reception
7 p.m.: Dinner
Kroger Field
1540 University Dr.
RSVP by Sept. 28
Contact Melissa Tomblin at Melissa.tomblin@uky.edu.


UK Geology Alumni Reception
6 to 8:30 p.m.
Hillary J. Boone Center
500 Rose Street


Social and Professional Networking Event
Time and location: TBD
Check www.UKHomecoming.com for the most up-to-date information.


Friday, Oct. 6

Golden Wildcat Society Reunion Breakfast
8 to 10 a.m. (Program starts at 8:45 a.m.)
Kroger Field
Woodford Reserve Lounge
1540 University Drive


College of Dentistry Continuing Education Course
8 to 11:30 a.m.
Hilton Downtown Lexington
369 W. Vine Street


College of Nursing Homecoming Luncheon
Noon
Signature Club
3256 Lansdowne Drive
Contact Kerrie Moore at kerrie.moore@uky.edu or 859-323-1966.


Racing and Lunch at Keeneland
Noon to 5 p.m.
Keeneland, Phoenix Room
4201 Versailles Road


College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Roundup
Forestry Department Alumni-Student Fall Picnic
4:30 p.m.
T.P. Cooper (Forestry) Building
Free
RSVP to forestry.department@uky.edu or 859-257-7596 before Sept. 25.


College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Roundup
Judging Team Alumni Gathering
4:30 p.m.
Roundup Tent


College of Arts & Sciences
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
5 p.m., reception to follow
Jacobs Science Building Lecture Hall
680 Rose Street


Homecoming Celebration
5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
William T. Young Library
401 Hilltop Ave.


College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Roundup
Animal and Food Sciences Reunion
5:30 p.m.
Roundup Tent
1451 University Drive
$10 per person


College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
MANRRS Alumni Mixer
6 p.m.
E.S. Good Barn, Culton Suite


African-American Alumni Reception and Awards
6 to 8 p.m.
King Alumni House
400 Rose Street


UK Alumni Band Reunion and Reception
6:30 p.m.
Hillary J. Boone Center
500 Rose Street


College of Medicine
Class of 1967 Dinner
Time and location: TBD
Contact Kristin Shattuck at Kristin.Shattuck@uky.edu for details.


College of Dentistry Reception
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Kroger Field, Recruiting Room


College of Law
Class Reunions
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Kroger Field, Woodford Reserve Club


2017 National Pan-Hellenic Council Homecoming Step Show
Time and location: TBD


UK Opera
Time and location: TBD
Singletary Center
405 Rose Street


Alabama vs. UK Volleyball
Time: TBD
Memorial Coliseum


Saturday, Oct. 7

College of Medicine Medical Alumni Association Board Meeting
Time and location: TBD


College of Communication and Information
Student, Family and Alumni Breakfast
9-11 a.m.
107 Grehan Journalism Building
Student Services Office


UK College of Dentistry Breakfast & Tours
9 – 11:30 a.m.
College of Dentistry Courtyard
Visit dentistry.uky.edu/2017weekend


UK Alumni Association Homecoming Brunch
9:30 a.m.
King Alumni House
400 Rose Street


Campus Bus Tour
11:00 a.m.
Departs from and returns to
King Alumni House
400 Rose St.
*Note: If game time is changed, this event may be cancelled.


College of Medicine Horse Farm Tours
Time and location: TBD
Contact Kristin Shattuck at Kristin.shattuck@uky.edu.


College of Medicine Medical Campus Tours
Time and location: TBD
Contact Kristin Shattuck at Kristin.shattuck@uky.edu.


College of Education Alumni, Student and Family Brunch
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
College of Education Courtyards
251 Scott St.


College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Roundup
Tailgate Party
4 hours prior to kickoff
Roundup Tent
1415 University Drive
$15 per person


College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Roundup
HES Reception
4 hours prior to kickoff
E.S. Good Barn, Culton Suite
1451 University Drive


College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Roundup
AGR Annual Meeting and Reunion
Time: TBD
Gluck Equine Research Center
1400 Nicholasville Road


College of Health Sciences Homecoming Tailgate
3 hours prior to kickoff
Contact Keturah Taylor at ktayL4@uky.edu.


UK Alumni Association Homecoming Tailgate Tent Party
2.5 hours prior to kickoff
Tobacco Center Research and Development Center Lawn
1401 University Ave.


College of Medicine Homecoming Tailgate
2.5 hours prior to kickoff
Contact Kristin Shattuck at Kristin.shattuck@uky.edu.


College of Public Health Homecoming Tailgate
2.5 hours prior to kickoff
Contact Shelley Ward at shelley.ward@uky.edu.


College of Communication and Information Homecoming Tailgate
2.5 hours prior to kickoff
Contact Catherine Hayden at catherine.hayden@uky.edu.


College of Law Homecoming Tailgate
2 hours prior to kickoff
Contact Alyssa Thornton at Alyssa.thornton@uky.edu.


University of Missouri vs. UK Football Game
Time: TBD
Kroger Field
1540 University Drive


Sunday, Oct. 8

Golden Wildcat Farewell Breakfast
8 to 10 a.m.
The Campbell House Lexington
Paddock Room
1375 S. Broadway

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