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Homecoming Weekend

Friday, September 30th through Sunday, October 2nd, 2011

Friday, September 30

  • Float Building Party: Beaver Community Center Parking Lot.  Want to participate but don't have a trailer? Get creative! Enter your bicycle, scooter, RV, truck, car, etc. There just might be a prize for the most unique entry!  
  • Live Band
  • Balloon artist & caricature drawings: outside Perkins Student Center
  • Funnel Cakes
  • Bonfire

Saturday, October 1

  • Berks Homecoming Parade
  • THON Tuition Bingo for students: Perkins Student Center Auditorium
  • Alumni Reunion** under the tent outside Perkins Student Center.  Includes club/group reunions for Resident Assistant alumni, Lion Ambassador alumni, Student Government Association alumni, Campus Activity Board alumni and Blue & White Society alumni.  
  • Carnival on the lawn in front of Perkins Student Center and Luerssen Building
  • Dunk Tank!
  • Mystery Dinner Theater: Perkins Student Center (additional cost may apply to this event)
  • Bathtub Derby: Alumni and students are bringing a campus tradition back to life at Penn State Berks.  Teams of three will compete for prizes.
  • Homecoming Dance in the MPR:  This will be a student only event.
  • PSU vs. Indiana Viewing and Tailgate Party. Tailgate will start 1 hour prior to kickoff and will be held under the large tent in front of the Perkins Student Center. Enjoy tailgating games, grilled stickies, Creamery ice cream, and more!
  • Crowning of the 2011 Homecoming King and Queen will take place during half time at the Penn State Football Tailgate Party.

Sunday, October 2

  • THON Flapjack Fundraiser at Applebee's

*Watch this site for more details as they become available. For exact times and locations of all events, Obtain Homecoming Weekend brochure >>

**The Alumni Reunion is open to all Penn State Berks alumni and Penn State alumni who attended the Berks campus, as well as their family and friends. Join us for a fun time for the whole family! Attendees must RSVP by calling the Alumni Office at  610-396-6052 or berks-alumni@psu.edu.