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Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday | Saturday | Ongoing

Monday, Feb. 20 (Mission Monday)

Mission Monday Chapel
Join us for Chapel as we hear from Aaron Bryant, Campus & Teaching Pastor at The Church at Avenue South. He will be speaking on “Living Sent – Why Missions & Service Matter.”
10 a.m. | Chapel

Homecoming Banner Competition
Sponsored by the Office of Residence Life, each residence hall will compete in the design of a Homecoming 2017 banner. Look for the banners to be displayed near the entrances of the residence halls.

Faculty Brass Quintet 
7:30 p.m. | McAfee Concert Hall

Tuesday, Feb. 21 (T-Shirt Tuesday)

Young Alumni Pre-game Meet-up 
5 p.m. | Chago's | Belmont Blvd.

Belmont Men's Basketball v. Trevecca
7 p.m. | Curb Event Center

Wednesday, Feb. 22 (WOW Wednesday)

The Belles of Ward Belmont
10 a.m. | Belmont Mansion
Join us for a special Q&A session with a group of our Ward-Belmont alumnae. You won’t want to miss their stories of fine dining and white gloves!

Baseball v. WKU
4 p.m. | Rose Park

Commercial Guitar Ensemble
7:30 p.m. | Curb Cafe

Belmont's Christian Songwriting Community February Gathering
7:30 p.m. | Columbia Studio A (34 Music Square East)
The BCSC's February gathering will be a Homecoming themed event, featuring several Belmont Alumni who have graduated and are now active in the Christian music industry! We will be featuring Josh Wilson, Mike Grayson, Molly Reed, and Taylor Agan. Josh Wilson is an artist with Sparrow Records, Mike and Molly are a duo with Centricity Music called Grayson|Reed, and Taylor Agan is a staff writer with Centricity Publishing! These four will have great insight into the different sectors of Christian music, and will talk about their experiences during their studies at Belmont and life after graduation!

Thursday, Feb. 23 (Thank You Thursday)

Rock Ensemble Concert
7:30 p.m. | Massey Concert Hall

Theatre Production: The Good Woman of Setzuan
7:30 p.m. | Troutt Theater | TICKETS

Friday, Feb. 24 (FANtastic Friday)

Homecoming Chapel featuring Belmont Young Alumni
10 a.m. | Belmont Chapel
Come hear words and music from a variety of recent Belmont alumni who embody our motto: From Here to Anywhere.

Career Conversations: Bruin to Bruin
3-5 p.m. | Massey Center Boardroom
An informative and informal networking event for students, with an opportunity to interact with alumni and parents in a variety of careers and industries. Reservations Required.

Baseball v. Missouri State
4 p.m. | Rose Park

Softball v. Evansville
4 & 6 p.m. | Rose Park

homecoming concert stage

Homecoming Pep Rally
5:30 p.m. | Beaman Student Life Center Lobby

Homecoming Concert: Homecoming in the Round
7 p.m. | Massey Performing Arts Center
Join us for the 5th Annual Homecoming Concert, hosted by Gordon Kennedy. The evening will feature a variety of Belmont talent across several genres and will include several special guests. This event is FREE, but tickets are required. Get tickets: 615.460.2255 OR HERE

Theatre Production: The Good Woman of Setzuan
7:30 p.m. | Troutt Theater | TICKETS

Young Alumni Homecoming Social
9:30 p.m. through 11 p.m. | DeSano Pizza Bakery | 115 16th Ave S., Nashville, TN 37203
A Homecoming tradition! Join fellow BU alumni from the past decade for fellowship and free pizza! Reservations Required.

Saturday, Feb. 25 | HOMECOMING GAME DAY

College of Pharmacy Continuing Education Seminar
7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. | Open to registered pharmacists and licensed pharmacy technicians.
For details, contact Scott Weston (scott.weston@belmont.edu or 615.460.8123)

Parent Coffee: Fireside Chat with University Provost Dr. Thomas Burns
9 a.m. | Foutch Alumni House
Enjoy a cup of coffee or hot chocolate, visit with other Belmont parents and get to know Dr. Burns as he shares campus updates and opens the floor for Q&A. Please RSVP to parents@belmont.edu by Feb. 22.

Tower Society Reunion – Annual Luncheon & Induction Ceremony
11 a.m. | Vince Gill Room, Curb Event Center
Celebrating this elite group of alumni from Belmont’s 50-year and earlier classes, all alumni from the Classes of 1955–1967 are invited to attend. This year’s special honorees include:

  • Class of 1967 50-Year Reunion
  • Class of 1962 55-Year Reunion
  • Class of 1957 60-Year Reunion

crowd shot of tailgate event at tower

Tailgate at the Tower
Noon-2 p.m. | Tower Plaza
It’s just one BIG party! Everyone is invited to this campus-wide celebration during Homecoming 2017. Come and enjoy a FREE lunch from nationally recognized Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint. Faculty, staff, alumni, students and parents are welcome to partake in lunchtime fare and festivities as we prepare for the big game. Reservations Required

Baseball v. Northwestern
Noon | Rose Park

Softball v. Alabama State
1 & 3 p.m. | Rose Park 

University Ministries Open House
1 p.m. | Gabhart Student Center
An open house to see the newly designed space and meet our new University Minister. Coffee and desserts will be provided. Reservations Required.

Homecoming Prayer & Worship, University Ministries
1:45 p.m. | Gabhart Student Center
Join the Belmont family as we give thanks for our past and present and pray for God’s blessings on our future.

Homecoming Carillon Concert
2 p.m. | Tower Plaza
As part of an annual tradition, Campus Carillonneur Dr. Richard Shadinger will be playing the Belmont Carillon immediately following the Tailgate and Homecoming Prayer & Worship.

Homecoming 2017 All Alumni Homecoming Celebration (Reunion Hour)
2 p.m. | Beaman Student Center
All alumni are invited to join us for this pre-game celebration. Stop by for food, photos, and a fun time with fellow classmates and friends. Several special reunion groups will be meeting at this time. Reservations Required.


Homecoming Double Header
Women's game vs. TSU | 3 p.m.
Men's game to follow at appx. 5 p.m.
Half-time: Homecoming Court
Join us for the final games of the season during Homecoming 2017. Belmont Alumni can order tickets in advance at discounted prices. This offer is valid only on advance sales, not day of game. For tickets, visit belmontbruins.com/tickets or call the Curb Event Center Box Office at 615.460.BALL [2255]. Request the Feb. 25 Homecoming Games with promo code "BUAlum16."

Theatre Production: The Good Woman of Setzuan
7:30 p.m. | Troutt Theater | TICKETS

Ongoing Events for the Week

The Homecoming Connection
Can't make it back to campus for Homecoming 2017? Join us for a virtual celebration and plan now to post your favorite Belmont memories during the week of Feb. 20-25. Be sure and tag yourself: #BUHome17 Sign up here to be a Homecoming Social Media Ambassador.

Homecoming Cornhole Classic
The 1st Annual Homecoming Corn Hole Classic is being sponsored by ATO. All faculty, staff and alumni are encourage to sign up as teams or individuals to participate. Register your team here.

Homecoming Royalty: Faculty/Staff HC Spirit Court
The Homecoming Committee is proud to announce the first ever Faculty & Staff Homecoming Spirit Court. Get your favorite faculty or staff nominations ready and be looking for information regarding criteria and voting soon.