Virginia Tech Homecoming

2014 Homecoming Schedule

Monday, Sept 22


Event:  Donate for a Date with the Homecoming Court
Where: Haymarket Theatre, Squires
Time:   7:00 p.m.
Cost:  $5 donation
Sponsor: Relay for Life

Tuesday, Sept 23

Event: Pizza Eating Contest with the Homecoming Court
Where:Benny Marzono’s
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Sponsor: Homecoming Board

Wednesday, Sept 24

Event:  Concert featuring Juicy J
Where: Burruss Auditorium
Time: 7:30 p.m.; Doors Open at 6:30 p.m.
Cost:  $20 VT ID, $25 F/S and $30 General Public
Sponsor:  Virginia Tech Union (VTU)

Thursday, Sept 25

Event: Laugh Riot featuring Hannibal Buress and Anjelah Johnson
Where: Burruss Auditorium
Time: 7:30 p.m.; doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Cost: $15 VT ID; $20 F/S and General Public
Sponsor: Black Student Alliance (BSA)


Friday, Sept 26

Ranger Company Game Ball Run
Monday, September 22- Friday, September 26
Join the Fun and Run with the Game Ball on Friday, September 26
11 a.m. -2 p.m. (meet at the Pylons every 1/2 hour)

Event: Student Life: Then and Now
Join the current Vice President for Student Affairs, Dr. Patricia A. Perillo, and four former VPs in a lively exchange about “Student Life: Then and Now” – what has changed, what has stayed the same, new projects and initiatives, and Virginia Tech traditions that endure.
Where: Haymarket Theatre, Squires
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Sponsor: Division of Student Affairs

Event: Homecoming Traditions Spirit Rally
Where: Graduate Life Center Lawn
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Cost:  Free
Sponsor:  Student Alumni Associates (SAA)

Event: An Evening Honoring Dr. Zenobia L. Hikes
Come together for a dessert reception honoring her life.  The evening will include a special ceremonial portrait unveiling with remarks by Dr. Patricia A. Perillo, Vice President for Student Affairs.
Where: Black Cultural Center, Squires Student Center
Time: 8:00 p.m.– 9:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Sponsor:  National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC)

Event:  Homecoming Party
Where:  Old Dominion Ballroom, Squires
Time:  10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
Cost: $1 for everyone all night
Sponsor:  National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC)

Saturday, Sept 27

Event: Annual VT Homecoming Parade
Where: Down Main Street Blacksburg to Alumni Mall
Time:  9 a.m.
Cost:  Free to be in it and attend
Sponsor:  Homecoming Board

Event: HOKIES vs Western Michigan
Where: Lane Stadium
Time:  12:30 p.m.

Event:  Homecoming Dance:  Spirit of VT
Where:  Old Dominion Ballroom, Squires
Time:  6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Cost:  FREE!  Must have ID, guests welcome with a VT ID
Sponsor:  Residence Hall Federation (RHF)

Event:Newman Community at Virginia Tech Wine and Cheese
Where: Newman House 203 Otey Street, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Sponsor: Newman Community at Virginia Tech

Sunday, Sept 28  

Event: University Bookstore Homecoming 5K in Honor of Officer Crouse
1.52-mile Memorial Run at 9:15 a.m. or the University Bookstore Homecoming 5K Run/Walk at 10:00 a.m. on the Virginia Tech Campus. Stay after the 5K for a pizza party Proceeds benefit Rec Sports student scholarships & VALEAP (Law Enforcement Assistance Program).  Sponsored by the University Bookstore, the Volume Two Bookstore, and Domino’s Pizza. For registration, please visit

Event: Newman Community at Virginia Tech Luncheon
Where: Newman House 203 Otey Street, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Sponsor: Newman Community at Virginia Tech

Contact Squires Ticket Office for more information.