Eagle Family Homecoming

Save the Date:
Eagle Family Homecoming is Oct. 10-16, 2022.

Homecoming Football Game:
Saturday, Oct. 15
EWU vs. Sacramento State

Eagle Family Homecoming 2022 Events

DateTimeEventLocationCategory
Oct. 10-16All WeekCampus & Community Spirit Splash Decorating Begins

We want to see Eagle pride throughout the entire community. This is your chance to decorate your department, room, house, or business for the chance to be the winner of our annual Spirit Splash award.

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VariesEWU and Extended Community Event
Thursday,
Oct. 6
4 p.m.Team Challenge Captain's Meeting

The Team Challenge Coordinators will outline the rules and opportunities to accrue points throughout the week of Eagle Family Homecoming.

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The RoostStudent, Staff, & Faculty Events
Monday,
Oct. 10
10 a.m - 2 p.m.Eagle Family Homecoming Kick-Off

Join in celebrating the start to Eagle Family Homecoming week. There will be games, crafts, music, and more.
Arévalo Student MallStudent, Staff, & Faculty Events
Monday,
Oct. 10
10 a.m.Window Painting

Bring out your creative side and help add some homecoming spirit to the PUB. All painting supplies will be provided.

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Pence Union Building (PUB)Student, Staff, & Faculty Events
Tuesday,
Oct. 11
Noon - 1 p.m."Top That" Cake Decorating Competition

Teams of two will attempt to reproduce a cake design using the provided supplies. We hope you will join us for this National Coming Out Day themed cake decorating competition.

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Nysether Community Room (NCR)
Pence Union Building (PUB)
Student, Staff, & Faculty Events
Wednesday,
Oct. 12
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.Car Bash - Hosted by Sorority & Fraternity Life

Help EWU's Greek community raise money for The Miss Grace Leadership Scholarship.

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Arévalo Student MallStudent Events
Wednesday,
Oct. 12
7 p.m.Comedy Night, featuring '06 Alum Nate Jackson

Free for EWU Students (please register), $10 tickets are sold at the door for non-students, alumni and community members. This event is family-friendly. Light refreshments are available during the event.

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Nysether Community Room (NCR)
Pence Union Building (PUB)
EWU and Extended Community Event
Thursday, Oct. 13Noon - 1 p.m.President’s Zumba Class

Join Dr. McMahan for a special Zumba class taught by the President herself. This event is open to students, staff and faculty. Space is limited to 40.
PEA 270Student, Staff, & Faculty Events
Thursday,
Oct. 13
3:45 p.m.Campus Clue Competition

Teams will travel around campus to solve a series of trivia questions. The team with the most correct answers win.

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PUBStudent, Staff, & Faculty Events
Thursday,
Oct. 13
6 p.m.Pep Rally & Bonfire

Join the EWU and West Plains communities to celebrate Eagle Family Homecoming with a fun-filled evening featuring a pep rally to celebrate our fall athletic teams, listening to excellent music from the EWU marching band, cheering along with our awesome cheer team and Swoop, ending with a large bonfire brought to you by the Cheney Fire Department. Special guests will be in attendance.
Corner of 2nd Street and G Street
Downtown Cheney
Community Events
Thursday,
Oct. 13
7 p.m.Bed Races
This annual tradition awards bragging rights for a lifetime. Your team of 5 people will compete in a double elimination tournament by pushing beds with wheels down the race track and back (located in downtown Cheney). The fastest team per round will advance until there is a champion.

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1st Street
Downtown Cheney
Community Events
Friday,
Oct. 14
10 a.m.Campus and Community Spirit Splash Contest Judging
Our Spirit Splash judges will travel to each venue to score the amazing Eagle pride in the community.
Various Locations
EWU and Extended Community Event
Friday,
Oct. 14
8 a.m. - 1 p.m.Spirit Selfie
Show your Eagle Pride
PUB Welcome DeskStudent, Staff, & Faculty Events
Friday,
Oct. 14
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.Blood Drive with VitalantNysether Community Room (NCR)
Pence Union Building (PUB)
Community Events
Friday,
Oct. 14
1 p.m.Soccer vs. Sacramento State

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EWU Soccer FieldCommunity Events
Friday,
Oct. 14
4 p.m.An Evening for Red Turf Royalty

Let us treat you like royalty on Friday evening before the BIG Eagle Family Homecoming football game. As Red Turf Royalty, we'll give you a “backstage pass” for exclusive access to some of Eastern's brightest treasures. You will enjoy after-hours shopping at the Eagle Store: Sip & Shop, dinner and drinks at the Roost, VIP seating for the hockey game vs. Utah and MORE.

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Pence Union Building (PUB)Community Events
Friday,
Oct. 14
6 p.m. Volleyball vs. Idaho

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Reese CourtCommunity Events
Friday,
Oct. 14
7 p.m.EWU Hockey Game vs. Utah

Free for current students and kids 12 and under. $10 tickets for non-students over 12 sold at the door.
University Recreation Center (URC)Community Events
Saturday,
Oct. 15
NoonAlumni & Family Engagement Zone

Celebrate being an eagle with alumni, family and friends in the Alumni Association’s Red Turf Nation Engagement Zone, featuring: a hot cocoa bar, snacks, yard games and exclusive swag. The Engagement Zone is located right outside of the Inferno Team Shop in P-12. All are welcome.

Sponsored by the EWU Alumni Association and Orientation & Family Programming.
P-12, outside of Inferno Team ShopCommunity Events
Saturday,
Oct. 15
4:00 p.m.
kickoff
EWU Football Game vs. Sacramento State

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Roos FieldCommunity Events
Sunday,
Oct. 15
1 p.m.Soccer vs. Portland State

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EWU Soccer FieldCommunity Events