Home Sweet Homecoming

Football and fireworks, 5K Fun Run and Fabulosity, Chili cook-off and a Chocolate Expo, pep rally, and prizes. It’s the PLV Campus’ turn to take on Homecoming. >>Read More

Thursday, November 1

9:30 p.m. Step and Stroll Show, Goldstein Gym
Which team will take home the $1,000 prize? Stop by to see as steppin’ and strollin’ take over the Goldstein Gym. Doors open at 8:15 p.m.

Friday, November 2

6:00 p.m. Student Unity Parade
Kick off Homecoming weekend in PLV with a parade featuring the royal court, football team, campus organizations, pep band, and campus organizations showing off their decorating skills as they make their way to the Goldstein Gym.

7:00 p.m. BBQ, Choate Parking Lot
Enjoy a BBQ with our athletes at the conclusion of the parade.

8:00 p.m. Pep Rally, Goldstein Gym
Pace gets peppy! Here’s your chance to show our athletics teams your spirit.

9:15 p.m. Fireworks, Choate/ Goldstein Parking Lot
Just own the night like the fourth of July on the second of November as fireworks light up the sky.

10:00 p.m. Fabulosity, Willcox Gym
A favorite Pace tradition! Guys will break out the stilettos and sequins and ladies will rock the mustaches and mullets as they show us their best Milli Vanilli lip syncing performance  at Fabulosity. Stop by and catch students, faculty, and staff compete for best drag queen/king and $500 in the 4th annual drag show.

Saturday, November 3

8:00 a.m. 5K Fun Run, Goldstein Gym
Rise, shine, and run for fun on game day as athletics hosts a 5K Fun Run! $10.00 entry fee and all proceeds will go to the Pace Athletics Annual Fund.

9:00 a.m. Residence Hall Raid
A unique tradition that includes our drum line and lets the Pace Community know that it’s game day!

10:00 a.m. Homecoming Extravaganza, Football Field/Parking Lot F
A variety of fun activities, each hosted by a different student organization. Throw down at Dean Lisa’s chili cook-off, play games and win prizes, or just sit back and enjoy some food and conversation with friends. No matter what you choose, you’ll want to be here! Z100 and WFAS radio street teams will be there with giveaways. Register before 5:00 p.m. on October 26 for the chili cook-off.

12:00 p.m. Football Game, Football Field
Pace Football kicks off against the Stonehill College Skyhawks at 12:00 p.m. in the final home game of the regular season and Senior Day. Senior football players will be honored before the game, the Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned at halftime, and there will be free giveaways at the ticket gate and a AFCU Student “Fast Cash” giveaway to one Pace Student. Students who pre-order tickets for the game will be making a $1.00 donation to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Tailgate lots open at 10:00 a.m. so get there early!

6:00 p.m. Community Dinner and Entertainment, Goldstein Gym
Enjoy a delicious dinner with family and friends while watching some entertainment TBA.

10:00 p.m. Homecoming Party, Willcox Gym
Party rock is in the Gym tonight. Join the rest of the Pace Community to celebrate Homecoming weekend with music and dancing.

Sunday, November 4

11:30 a.m. Pleasantville Area Activities, front of Kessel Student Center
Explore PLV with milk chocolate and a movie! From the familiar—chocolate truffles and whoopie pies—to the unfamiliar—chocolate covered bacon and chocolate soap—the Chocolate World Expo will be chock-full of, well, chocolate. Also that day, the Jacob Burns Film Center tackles King Kong, climate change, Cold War thrillers, Cannes films, and more. Transportation provided.

11:30 a.m. Broadway Show: Newsies, front of Kessel Student Center
Don’t just send your regards to Broadway. Take a trip into NYC with your family and friends to see Tony Award-winning play Newsies on Broadway. Transportation provided.

7:30 p.m. Homecoming Student Finale, Gottesman Room, Kessel Student Center
End your Homecoming weekend with a bang! Join your fellow students in Gottesman for an entertainer presented by your Programming Committee.

Are your parents in town? Don’t worry, you won’t have to entertain them all weekend. In addition to tagging along at some of your events, there will be a few events just for them including a tour and family reception. You’re welcome.

There will also be a Homecoming Social Media Challenge, where students can win one of three great prizes! Use #pacehomecoming when posting on your public social media to enter.

Best Captured Moment
Post on Pace’s Facebook page or tweet the best Homecoming moment and win Beats by Dre headphones.

Most Creative
Show us your Pace pride in the most original way and win an Apple iPad.

Most Social Media Buzz
Most posts that include #PACEHOMECOMING will will a Kindle Fire.

For more information about Homecoming events and to register to attend, visit the Homecoming website. And make sure to register by October 26 for lower rates and your FASTPASS!