Homecoming is always a special time of year, but this year, the University of Tennessee is celebrating 100 years of Homecoming celebrations. So while you deck your townhome out in all things orange in preparation for game day, don’t forget to stop by campus for activities all weekend long.
Friday, November 4
Homecoming Parade, 4:00 p.m.
Starting at Fiji Island on Volunteer Boulevard at Fraternity Park, the parade will travel west on Volunteer.
UT Singers Concert, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy some singing at the Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall in the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center.
Paint the Town Orange, all weekend
Check out the painting done by student organizations throughout downtown Knoxville (Gay Street and Market Square Mall).
Saturday, November 5
Party in the Park, three hours before kickoff
Enjoy live entertainment in Circle Park, along with a pep band, cheerleaders, music, door prizes, face painting, and more. *Barbecue will be available with registration and fee.
The World’s Largest MoonPie, two hours before kickoff
Stop by Circle Park to taste the largest MoonPie from Chattanooga Bakery — it feeds 400!
Game Day Tailgates, various times
Various student organizations and majors will be hosting tailgates before kickoff.
Sunday, November 6
McClung Museum in Circle Park, 2:00–3:30 p.m.
Check out the Knoxville Unearthed: Archaeology in the Heart of the Valley exhibit.
Don’t forget to share your Homecoming adventures with #LiveBigKnox!