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University of the Pacific
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, California 95211

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!

Signature Events

Food Truck FrenzyFood Truck Frenzy
Friday, October 14 | 6-8 p.m. | Janssen-Lagorio Gymnasium
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 Dancers at Tiger RallyTiger 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.

 Alumni tasting craft beer at homecomingCraft Beer Tasting
Friday, October 14 | 4:30-6 p.m. | Don & Karen DeRosa University Center, Ballroom A
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.


President Eibeck speaking at the parents breakfastParent 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 . 


Burns Tower decorated with birthday candle graphicsAll-Campus Lunch: Celebrating 165 Years
Saturday, October 15 | 11:30 a.m. | Janssen-Lagorio Gymnasium
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.

 Brubeck institute performance at Jazz on the GreenJazz on the Green
Saturday, October 15 | 1-5 p.m. | Janssen-Lagorio Gymnasium
Enjoy an afternoon of live jazz, interactive cultural arts and educational activities and an instrument petting zoo.



 Taste of PacificTaste of Pacific
Saturday, October 15 | 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Janssen-Lagorio Gymnasium
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.

 alumni at the half-century ReunionsHalf-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.



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