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UGA Homecoming Week

    This event is in the past.
  • Recurring daily
  • 6:00 PM
  • Location: Downtown Athens GA
  • Check website for parade route 
  • Athens , GA
  • Time: Starting: 6:00 PM

The Homecoming parade kicks off Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. and winds through downtown Athens. Led by Army and Air Force ROTC members and the Redcoat Band, the parade will include floats, displays, spirit squads and appearances by UGA athletes and university and Athens dignitaries. UGA President Jere W. Morehead will serve as grand marshal.

 Following the parade, the Homecoming Carnival, hosted by University Union Student Programming Board, will be held at Legion Field from 7-11 p.m. with games, midway rides and food. Admission is $5, free for students with valid UGACards.

 In addition to the parade, a variety of other events will be taking place for homecoming. Numerous alumni reunions and tailgates will be held as well as a carnival! Find out who the 2018 Homecoming King and Queen are at the halftime show of the UGA vs.Vandy game. More UGA homecoming information can be found at: https://www.ugahomecoming.com

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Downtown Athens GA
Check website for parade route