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Homecoming

Homecoming

Save the Date:
October 18–23, 2021

From contests and tailgating, to concerts, a parade, and even fireworks, you won’t want to miss any of the events this Fall! We’ve got something for the entire family to enjoy, so go ahead and mark your calendars!

2021 Featured Homecoming Events

Friday, October 22

Downtown Domination
CSU Homecoming Parade
6:30 PM | Broadway

Line up on Broadway to celebrate our students, alumni, and community through a colorful and spirited parade. Wear your red, white, and blue! The parade will conclude with a concert as a part of Uptown‘s Fall Concert Series.


Saturday, October 23

CougarFest
11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. | Walden Soccer Complex Parking Lot

Inspired by Oktoberfest, CougarFest will feature selections of craft beer from around the country. The guys from Maltitude will be on site to help expand your knowledge of craft beer! For $10, each attendee will receive sample tickets and a commemorative beer glass. Tickets for food only are available for participants under the age of 21 will be sold at the door. Registration through alumni.columbusstate.edu coming soon!

Tailgating

As a part of CougarFest, pack a cooler and join the fun! Alumni are invited to tailgate at the Walden Soccer Complex prior to the women‘s soccer game. Come join the fun and bring your family!

Homecoming Women‘s Soccer Game (Opponent announced soon!)

Cheer on the Cougars! The Homecoming King & Queen will be announced at halftime of the game. The game is free and open to the public.