Homecoming 2003


6 p.m. -7 p.m. Worship Service (Lee Hall)9 p.m. – midnight Rattler Cinema (Lee Hall)


11 a.m. -3 p.m. Spirit Day on the Set -The King and Queen of Orange & Green

6 p.m. – midnight Bash/Carnival/Party on the Set/Den/Patio/Galimore Lanes


11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Health Fair (Set)11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Spirit run/Walk (Start @Bus Terminal on the Set)”Support Our Troops and Your Health”(Navy ROTC/Clubs and Organizations)Noon – 2 p.m. Royal Luncheon (Grand Ball Room – invitation only7 p.m.- 10 p.m. *Fashion Show (Gaither Gym)

Wednesday Wear Orange

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Essence Magazine featuring Live Entertainment (Intramural Field)10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Dual Wrestling Match, FAMU vs. UF (Gaither Gym)Noon – 3:30 p.m. Bar-B-Que (Intramural Field)

7 p.m. – 10 p.m. *Dorm Step Show (Gaither Gym)

Thursday Wear Green

Noon – 2 p.m. All Sports – Athletic Pep Rally (Set)3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Judging of Building Decorations (Campus Wide)7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Coronation (Lee Hall)

9 p.m.- midnight Coronation Ball (Grand Ball Room)

9 p.m. – midnight *Comedy Show/Talent Show (Gaither Gym)

Friday Wear Orange and Green

9 a.m. – Noon Golf Tournament (Jake Gaither Golf Course)10:10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Convocation (Gaither Gym)

Noon- 6 p.m. Taste of Tallahassee hosted by VIBE Magazine (Gore Complex)1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Band Festival (Bragg Stadium)

5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Snake Walk/Rattler Strike (Set)

8 p.m. – midnight Homecoming Student Concert featuring Ludacris (Civic Center)8 p.m. – 1 a.m. Masking Up and Stepping Out – A Homecoming Masquerade (Civic Center – Exhibition Hall) Students, Alumni, Community welcome.


8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Parade

11:30 a.m. – 2:00 pm JET Magazine Tailgate Party (behind Howard Hall)Noon – 2:30 p.m. Pre-Game Reception (faculty Club House)3 p.m. – 7 p.m. Football Game (Bragg Stadium)

7 p.m. -? Battle of the Bands (Bragg Stadium)

7 p.m. -? Post Game Alumni Bar-B-Que (Faculty Club House)

8 p.m. – ? Gospel Concert (Lee Hall)

10 p.m. – midnight Union Social (Set/Rattler’s Den/Patio/Galimore Lanes)


2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Rattler Fever (Volunteer clean for campus begin on the Set.)

4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Rattler Fever After Party

(*)Tickets Required

Tickets for the Fashion Show, Dorm Step Show, and TalentShow will be available at Bragg Stadium Ticket Booth Mondayand Tuesday from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Wednesday, if available).Students may pick up one ticket for each event with avalid FAMU Student ID. Additional tickets may be purchasedfor $2 per ticket.Homecoming Concert tickets will be sold at theUniversity Commons ticket booth on the set from 11a.m.- 4p.mMonday through Wednesday.

Compiled by Christina L. Hordge