CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's Homecoming celebration will kick off Monday, Oct. 12, and continue through Sunday, Oct. 18. This year’s theme is "Once Upon a Time." Numerous events will take place throughout the week, including:
Monday, Oct. 12
- Homecoming Kick off, Lawther field, 5:30 p.m.
- Outdoor movie "Inside Out," Lawther field, 9 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 13
- Royalty Competition, Maucker Union Ballroom, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct 14
- Homecoming Picnic, Campanile Plaza, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
- Amazing Race Traditions Challenge, Alumni House, 5 p.m.
- Casino Night (student participation only), Maucker Union, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct 15
- Javier Colone performance, Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, 8 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 16
- McLeod Madness, McLeod Center, 7 p.m.
- Pep Rally, McLeod Center, 8:30 p.m.
- Coffee and Kisses, Rod Library Bistro, 11:30 p.m. - 1 a.m.
- Campaniling, Campanile Plaza, midnight
Saturday, Oct. 17
- Panther Pacers Homecoming 5K, Intramural Fields, 8 a.m.
- Homecoming parade, UNI campus, 11 a.m.
- All-Alumni Tailgate in partnership with HyVee Fan Zone, West of the UNI-Dome, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
- Student Tailgate, Bender field, 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
- UNI Football vs. Western Illinois, UNI-Dome, 4 p.m.
- UNI Volleyball vs. Drake, McLeod Center, 7 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 18
- UNI Soccer vs. Indiana State, Cedar Valley Youth Soccer Complex, 1 p.m.
For a complete list of Homecoming week events, visit uni.edu/homecoming.