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The 2018 University of Houston-Victoria Homecoming Court poses Monday at Jaguar Hall Commons. Pictured are Alec Thompson, left, Olajumoke Awe, Genesis Corona, Faizon Matthews, Lashanta Green, Jacklyn Medina, Victor Nenque and Jesse Gonzales. The Homecoming king and queen will be announced Saturday between games of a UHV baseball doubleheader against Huston-Tillotson at Riverside Stadium. The first game starts at noon. Also on Saturday, UHV will hold a 5K Jog for jaX, and the Riverside Food Truck Festival will take place. Other Homecoming events taking place this week through Saturday include an alumni banquet, talent show, powderpuff game and carnival.

Homecoming Schedule of Events:

Monday, February 26

10 a.m.-Noon Walk of Fame Information Station, Pyramid Row
7:30 – 9 p.m. Kickoff, Jaguar Hall Commons*

Tuesday, February 27

10 a.m. – Noon Walk of Fame Information Station, Pyramid Row
9 – 10 p.m. Break It Down with Timstuh, Jaguar Hall Commons
10 p.m. – Midnight 1973 Breakfast, Jaguar Hall Dining

Wednesday, February 28

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Spirit Cup Showcase, UHV Campus
5:30 – 7 p.m. Powderpuff Game, Recreational Field

Thursday, March 1

Noon – 1:30 p.m. Retired Faculty/Staff Lunch, University North MPR
7 – 9 p.m. 3rd Annual Talent Show feat. Chase Anthony, University North MPR

Friday, March 2

6:30 – 10 p.m.

Alumni Banquet, University North MPR, $15 a person 

8 – 10 p.m. Student Organization Carnival, Jaguar Hall Commons

Saturday, March 3

9:30 a.m. Jog for jaX 5K, Riverside Park, $20 for non-students*
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. President’s Tailgate, Riverside Stadium
11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Food Truck Festival, Riverside Park*
Noon

UHV Baseball vs. Huston-Tillotson, Riverside Stadium*

9 – 11 p.m. Party with the Stars, University North MPR

All events are free for UHV students, faculty and staff with IDs, unless otherwise indicated. Events open to the public are noted by a *.

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