Homecoming 2014 is September 29-October 5.

The Events from 2013 are listed below, check out all the exciting opportunities offered on campus during Homecoming week to prepare for 2014!

All events are FREE and open to the public.
*Athletic events may have a cost associated to attend.

Homecoming 2013

 Monday, October 7

Falcon Pride Window Decorating
Student organizations can take part in window painting for this year's homecoming festivities. Join your fellow students and River Falls community by painting a window on Main Street! Space is limited and the deadline to sign up is October 4! Sign up on OrgSync!link

Downtown River Falls

5:00-7:00 p.m.

Medallion Hunt begins today!
Like UWRF Student Life on Facebooklink to see the daily clues!  The person who finds the medallion wins $100 to the Falcon Shop!



 Wednesday, October 9

Falcon Tennis vs. UW-Stout


3:00 p.m.

Falcon Soccer vs. UW-Superior


3:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 10  

Bean Bag Tournament
Join the Bean Bag Tournament happening from 4pm-8pm, open to current UWRF students, faculty and staff. Spectators also welcome! More Info

UC Mall

4:00 p.m.

Friday, October 11

Falcon's Got Talent! Lip Sync and Variety Show
Register your team or organizationlink
to have the chance to win great prizes for the best performance!

Falcon's Nest, UC

8:00 p.m.

Finish building your floats for the parade!

Various Locations

Various times

Saturday, October 12

Chancellor's 5k
All students, alumni and friends are invited to participate in a 5k run/walk through campus. UWRF Chancellor Dean Van Galen will lead the race. Register now!

Ramer Field

8:00 a.m.

Join the excitement as UW-River Falls and the Shriners come together for their annual fall parade which includes floats, marching bands, and student showcases!  The Homecoming Parade will begin on the north end of Main Street and go through downtown River Falls. If interested in joining the parade lineup, register onlinelink by October 4, 2013!

Need tips for building your float? Utilize these online resources as you plan for Homecoming 2013!

Parade Floats on Wordpresslink
Wiki How- Parade Floatslink

Golf Carts in a Paradelink

Float Guide- Colorado Statelink

Go Latino Float Guidelink

Amateur Parade Goers Float Guidelink

Main Street, Downtown River Falls

10:30 a.m.

Float line-up begins at 9:30 am

Homecoming Football Game
UW-River Falls vs. UW-Platteville

Falcon Spirit Tent
All alumni, friends and families are encouraged to get caught up in the homecoming spirit! A wide array of activities are planned including yard games, facepainting, hair-flaring, music, give-away prizes, trolley shuttles for the football game, and much more! 
Sponsored by Residence Life and theNational Residence Hall Honorary.

Ramer Field

University Center,
South Side

1:00 pm

11:00 am -
1:00 pm

Comedian/Rapper Zach Sherwinlink
Free and Open to the Public

Falcon's Nest, University Center

8:00 p.m.


See the Alumni Homecoming Page.

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022 USA
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