2016 Homecoming and Parent Family Weekend Schedule
Homecoming, a cherished Pacific tradition, roars back this October. Homecoming weekend will feature popular signature events including Tiger Rally: United We Roar (a combined event including Lip Sync and Midnight Mania), Taste of Pacific along with a host of other events in between. With Alumni Reunions and wine tasting for adults, family activities and student events, Pacific Homecoming is truly an event for all ages.
Whether you're a student or an alumus, a parent or a faculty member, a staff member or a community supporter, we are all Tigers. We look forward to seeing you this October at Homecoming!
Food Truck Frenzy
Friday, October 14 | 6-8 p.m. | Chris Kjeldsen Pool Parking Lot
A spectacular evening to welcome you back to campus, Pacific style. Come join us for this food truck tailgate extravaganza prior to the Tiger Rally in A. G. Spanos Center!
Tiger Rally: United We Roar
Friday, October 14 | 8-10 p.m. | Alex G. Spanos Center
Combining two of Homecoming's most popular events, Lip Sync and Midnight Mania, everyone is sure to have a great time. Watch campus groups battle for bragging rights during Lip Sync, a competition combining entertaining storylines with dances choreographed to popular music. After Lip Sync, get ready to roar as we welcome the Tiger basketball teams for the first pep rally of the season.
Craft Beer Tasting
Friday, October 14 | 5-6 p.m. | Alex & Jeri Vereschagin Alumni House, McClure Patio
Join Dean of Religious Life Joel Lohr and Rogue Ales Vice President of Sales Jim Cline as they guide us through the tasting of craft beers.
Parent Champagne Breakfast
Saturday, October 15 | 9-10 a.m. | Grace Covell Hall, Banquet Room
Join university leadership, Parent Board members, current students and other parents and families for a special Champagne Breakfast Reception, complete with bubbly and a continental breakfast .
All-Campus Lunch: Celebrating 165 Years
Saturday, October 15 | 11:30 a.m. | Knoles Lawn
University of the Pacific is turning 165, and the entire Pacific family is invited to celebrate with lunch, live music, family entertainment and (of course!) cake. R&B singer Jasmine Jordan '12 takes the stage with Jazz on the Green at noon. Special seating will be available for reunion classes of 1976, 1986, 1991, 2001 and 2006.
Jazz on the Green
Saturday, October 15 | 1-5 p.m. | Knoles Lawn
Enjoy an afternoon of live jazz, interactive cultural arts and educational activities and an instrument petting zoo.
Taste of Pacific
Saturday, October 15 | 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Alex & Jeri Vereschagin Alumni House Lawn
Join us for one of the most popular events on campus with alumni owned wineries set amongst a variety of food stations. Look for special seating areas for class and affinity reunion groups. Please note: this event is restricted to adults ages 21 and over.
Half-Century Club Brunch
Sunday, October 16 | 10:30-12:30 p.m. | Alex & Jeri Vereschagin Alumni House
Join fellow alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago for a special gathering at brunch.