Norfolk State 2016 Homecoming: 81 Shades of Green and Gold
Schedule of Events
Sunday, Oct. 23
NSU Theatre Presents: A Special Musical Tribute To Luther Vandross
- L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center, Norfolk State University — Time: 5 p.m.
- Cost: General Admission $25/Faculty & Staff $20/Group Rate (10 or more) $15
Hot off the heels of last year’s record-breaking, historic, box-office hit A Musical Tribute to Whitney Houston, NSU Theatre Company presents ‘A Musical Tribute to Luther Vandross.’ Do not miss this ONE NIGHT ONLY performance! Tickets can be purchased at www.NSUSpartansTickets.com or the NSU Ticket Center.
Thursday, Oct. 27
Crowning of Mr. Alumni — Rotunda, Lyman B. Brooks Library, Norfolk State University — Time: 7-9 p.m.
- Cost: FREE
- Share in this historic moment as the first-ever Mr. Alumni begins his goodwill ambassador reign.
NSUAA 21st Annual Alumni Classic Golf Tournament
Bide-A-Wee Golf Course, 1 Bide-A-Wee Drive, Portsmouth, VA 23701 — Tee Time: 8:30 a.m.
- Cost: $500 Foursome/$125 Individual
- Join us as a single or a complete team of four for a fantastic day of golf, where we promise great food and prizes. Visit http://alumni.nsu.edu/event/golf2016 or contact Al Steward at (757) 573-3966 for more information.
The Melvin & Patricia Stith Alumni House Welcomes You! 2426 Corprew Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23504 Time: Noon-4 p.m.
- Cost: FREE
- Stop by the Melvin and Patricia Stith Alumni House to mix and mingle with alumni: peruse old yearbooks; relax; and enjoy a hamburger or two!
Spartan Spiritfest — Spartan Greens, Student Center, Norfolk State University
- Time: Noon-6 p.m. Cost: FREE
- Join the campus community for a fun-filled festive event which includes performances by the NSU Cheerleaders and the Marching Spartan Legion Band. You can also purchase regional cuisine, ethnic art, fraternity or sorority paraphernalia and don’t forget to visit the NSU Bookstore.
Homecoming Jazz Concert presented by the NSU Foundation, Inc. —Room 138, Student Center, Norfolk State University — Time: 6:30-9 p.m.
- Cost: General Admission $25/NSU Students $10 (requires a valid NSU ID Card)
- Presented by the NSU Foundation, Inc., this jazz concert showcases the soothing sounds of the NSU Jazz Ensemble, Gina J. Payne featuring ‘Step-Up’ and Quintessential Jazz. Tickets can be purchased at www.NSUSpartansTickets.com or the NSU Ticket Center.
Saturday, Oct. 29
NSU Homecoming Parade — Park Avenue and Virginia Beach Boulevard — Time: 8:30-10:30 a.m.
- Cost: FREE
- This annual tradition features university and community organizations. It begins at Booker T. Washington High School on the corner of Park Avenue and Virginia Beach Boulevard.
NSU vs. Morgan State University — William “Dick” Price Stadium, Norfolk State University — Time: 2 p.m.
- Cost: Reserved $30/General Admission $25
- Tickets can be purchased at www.NSUSpartansTickets.com or the NSU Ticket Center.
This list is by no means complete . . . just some of the Homecoming highlights. For a complete list of events, visit http://www.nsu.edu/homecoming2016.