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Homecoming Events & Schedule

Packages and Event Tickets

Alumni event tickets and packages can be purchased online by visiting  https://alumnirelations.nsu.edu/homecomingevents2018 or by mail.  Please contact Alumni Relations & Annual Giving at (757) 823-8135 for additional information regarding these events.

Student tickets and packages can be purchased online by visiting www.NSUSpartansTickets.com.  

Homecoming Event Schedule 2018

  • Friday, Oct. 12

    2018 Homecoming Count Down
    Spartan Greens
    Norfolk State University

    Time: Noon
    Cost: Free

    "I Put on for My City": Rep your Region
    Student Center 149
    Norfolk State University
    Time: Doors Open at 6 p.m., Show Starts at 7 p.m.
    Cost: Free (First come, first serve basis)

     


     

  • Saturday, Oct. 13

    "Not Your Typical Homecoming": Echols Pajama Jam
    Joseph G. Echols Arena
    Norfolk State University

    Time: 10 p.m.- 2 a.m.
    Cost: NSU Students $10 in advance; $25 day-of; Non-NSU Students $20 in advance; $25 day-of
    (You must have valid student id from a college/university. No entry after 12 a.m.)

    Tickets can be purchased online at www.NSUSpartansTickets.com or by visiting the NSU Ticket Center.
     

     

  • Sunday, Oct. 14

    "It's Risen": Homecoming Gospel Concert Revival feat. Keirra Sheard
    Joseph G. Echols Arena
    Norfolk State University

    Time: Doors open at 3 p.m.; Concert is at 4 p.m.
    Cost: NSU Students $10 in advance; $25 day-of; Non-NSU Students $20 in advance; $25 day-of

    Tickets can be purchased online at www.NSUSpartansTickets.com or by visiting the NSU Ticket Center.

     

  • Monday, Oct. 15

    "Heat Wave": Homecoming Bonfire
    NGE Parking Lot #4
    Norfolk State University

    Time: 8-11 p.m.
    Cost:
    Free

    Join us at this traditional open-air fire and amusement show celebration.

  • Tuesday, Oct. 16

    "Wakanda vs. Zamunda": Homecoming Fashion Show
    Joseph G. Echols Arena
    Norfolk State University

    Time: Doors open at 6 p.m.; Show is at 7 p.m.
    Cost: NSU Students $10 in advance; $25 day-of; Non-NSU Students $15 in advance; $25 day-of

    Tickets can be purchased online at www.NSUSpartansTickets.com or by visiting the NSU Ticket Center.

    *Wear your best Wakanda gear for a chance to win a concert ticket.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 17

    "All the Stars": Homecoming Concert
    Joseph G. Echols Memorial Hall
    Norfolk State University

    Time: Doors open at 7 p.m. Show begins at 8 p.m.
    Cost: NSU Students $35 in advance; $60 day-of; Non-NSU Students $50 in advance; $60 day-of

    Artists Include:

    1. MoneyBagg Yo
    2. Blac Youngsta
    3. Kash Doll
    4. JRoddy Rod
    5. Hosted by: DJ DC - 103 JAMZ

    Tickets can be purchased online at www.NSUSpartansTickets.com or by visiting the NSU Ticket Center.

  • Thursday, Oct. 18

    "Wakanda's Royalty" King & Queen Ball
    Student Center 138
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 7 p.m.
    Cost: TBD
    (NSU Students only)

    NSUAA Honors
    Rotunda, Lyman B. Brooks Library
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 7-8:30 p.m.
    Cost: FREE
     

     

  • Friday, Oct. 19 (Before 4 p.m.)

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    NSUAA 23rd Annual Alumni Classic Golf Tournament
    Greenbrier Country Club
    1301 Volvo Parkway
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
    Tee Time: 9 a.m.
    Cost: $125 Individual/$500 Foursome

    The Melvin & Patricia Stith Alumni House Welcomes You!
    2426 Corprew Avenue
    Norfolk, VA 23504
    Time: Noon-3 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

    Spartan Spiritfest
    Spartan Greens, Student Center
    Norfolk State University
    Time: Noon-6 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

    School of Business Alumni Reception
    Room 304, Brown Memorial Hall
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 2-3:30 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

    WNSB Hot 91.1 - Welcome Home Reception
    Spartan Station Courtyard (Between Lee Smith & Midrise Residence Halls)
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 3-6 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

    NSUAA Spartan Bar Crawl
    California Burrito and Sweet Teas (Granby Street)
    Time: 3-7 p.m.
    Cost: $20 (Pick-up Station Alumni House)

    Ethelyn R. Strong School of Social Work Alumni Reception
    African Art Gallery, Lyman Beecher Brooks Library
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 3-5 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

  • Friday, Oct. 19 (After 4 p.m.)

    History & Interdisciplinary Studies Alumni Reception
    Room 211-H, Brown Memorial Hall
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 4-5:30 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

    College of Science, Engineering and Technology Alumni Reception
    Room 136, Robinson Technology Building
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 4-5:30 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

    School of Education Alumni Reception
    Room 231, H. H. Bozeman Hall
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 5-6:30 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

    Visual & Performing Arts Alumni Reception
    James Wise Gallery
    E. L. Hamm Fine Arts Building
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 5-8 p.m.
    Cost: FREE

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    Warrior Falls Greek Step Show
    Joseph G. Echols Arena
    Norfolk State University
    Time: Doors open at 6 p.m.; Begins at 7 p.m.
    Cost: NSU Students $15 in advance; $25 day-of; Non-NSU Students $20 in advance; $25 day-of
    Hosted by: B.Simone and Jay Dukes

    NSU Theatre Company presents, "A Musical Tribute to Whitney & Aretha."
    L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 7:30 p.m.
    SOLD OUT

    NSUAA Late Night Happy Hour!
    DoubleTree By Hilton Norfolk Airport
    1500 N. Military Highway
    Norfolk, Virginia 23502
    Time: 10 p.m.-1 a.m.
    Cost: $15

  • Saturday, Oct. 20

    NSU Homecoming Parade
    Park Avenue and Virginia Beach Boulevard
    Time: 8-10:30 a.m.
    Cost: FREE

    NOTE: The parade is RAIN or SHINE!

    Homecoming Presidential Brunch
    Ballroom, Scott Dozier Dining Hall
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
    (This event is by invitation only)

    Norfolk State vs. North Carolina Central Football Game
    William “Dick” Price Stadium
    Norfolk State University
    Kick-Off: 2 p.m
    Cost: Advance Tickets: Reserved $28 and General Admission $24; Day of Tickets: Reserved $35 and General Admission $30.

    Tickets can be purchased online at www.NSUSpartansTickets.com or by visiting the NSU Ticket Center.

    Mass Communications & Journalism Alumni Reception
    Room 241, Brown Memorial Hall
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 4:30-6:30 p.m. (Immediately After Game)

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    Journey to Wakanda: Sparta Forever
    DoubleTree By Hilton Norfolk Airport
    1500 N. Military Highwa
    Norfolk, Virginia 23502
    Time: 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
    Cost: $35

  • Sunday, Oct. 21

    NSUAA Sunday Worship Service
    DoubleTree By Hilton Norfolk Airport
    1500 N. Military Highway
    Norfolk, Virginia 23502
    Time: 8:30-10 a.m.
    Cost: FREE

    Homecoming Gospel Concert featuring Richard Smallwood & Vision
    L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center
    Norfolk State University
    Time: 5 p.m.
    Cost: General Admissions $35/Group Rate (10 or more) $20