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Homecoming 2013 Schedule

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Registration and Important Dates

Tuesday, September 10 and Wednesday, September 11 

Homecoming Information Meetings                 5 p.m.                         Brittain Hall 239

Come find out the exciting new and returning events for this year’s Homecoming Week Competition! We will be discussing rules, registration, and how to make the most of your Homecoming experience! Please send at least one representative to one of these two offerings.


Monday, September 23- Friday, October 11

Organization Registration available online, including King and Queen nominations

*Register with just a click of a button! Fill out the registration form for your organization on Coastal Connections at https://coastal.collegiatelink.net/form/start/25617


Tuesday, October 15 and Wednesday, October 16  

Mandatory Organization Preparation Meetings    5 p.m.                         EHFA 251

Great! You’ve registered! Now, please send a representative to this mandatory preparation meeting to make sure we have all of your paperwork and maybe answer any last-minute questions you have. No representative= No Homecoming participation.




Sunday, October 27th –Homecoming Kickoff

Banner@ completed                                              Noon              Jackson Student Center

Turn in your team’s banner for the banner competition no later than noon. Banners will be hung around campus and judged the same day.


Miss Coastal Carolina University Pageant*    7 p.m.             Wheelwright Auditorium

Sixteen lovely ladies will compete for the crown in the 3rd Annual Miss Coastal Carolina University Pageant. Come cheer on your favorites and earn points for your organization! Free, but ticketed.


Monday, October 28th

ChantFest$                                                             11 a.m.-2 p.m.                       Prince Lawn

ChantFest is one of the biggest events of the year. The Coastal Activities Board presents a “mini CINO Day” with inflatables, free food, activities, and games for an afternoon of fun to kick Homecoming Week into high gear.


Paint the Town Teal@ completed                      5 p.m.                         Downtown Conway

Each team will partner with a Conway business to decorate their storefront, and Paint the Town Teal!! Teams will receive points toward the Homecoming Week Competition and extra points for placing. The business will also receive a certificate for participating and a plaque for placing.


Paint the Town Teal Judged                              5 p.m.                         Downtown Conway


Bonfire/ Battle of the Bands                               8-10 p.m.                   Woods Pavilion

(Homecoming Court Announced)

Join the Student Government Association and Fraternity & Sorority Life for a bonfire under the stars at the Woods Pavilion. The 2013 Homecoming Court will be announced at this event, and four bands will battle for the opening spot at the Homecoming Concert Friday night!


Hoopla 2013*                                                         10:30 p.m.                HTC Center

Meet some of our Chanticleer athletic teams and enjoy free games and prizes in the HTC Center!


Tuesday, October 29th - #TealTuesday/ Service Day

Happy Teal Tuesday!*                              8 a.m.-11 p.m.           Student Center Info Desk

Wear TEAL on Teal Tuesday and check in any time during the day at the Student Center Info Desk to get points for your team! Simple as that!


American Red Cross Blood Drive                     10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.               Wall Circle

Donate blood. Save lives. Show your Coastal pride. Make your appointment at redcrossblood.org/make-donation. Sponsor Code: chants


Coastal Can-Struct@                                            6 p.m.                                     HTC Center

Start collecting your canned goods now! Coastal Can-Struct is a competition to build the best canned food structure featuring the overall Homecoming theme.


Wednesday, October 30th –Campus Sustainability Day

Recycled Boat Race @                             3:30 p.m.                  Campus Rec Center Pool

The Recycled Boat Race is an opportunity for teams to build a one-person or two-person boat with the majority of the materials being from recycled/recyclable items.


Talent Show@                                            7:30 p.m.                  Wheelwright Auditorium

The Talent Show is a two-night extravaganza of singing, dancing, poetry, laughter, and stepping! Free, but ticketed.


Thursday, October 31st – Happy Halloween!

Tea & Ethics: Sex and College Life:*    4 p.m.                         Wheelwright Auditorium

Hooking Up, STDs, and Consent

The majority of sexual violence on college campuses goes unreported. During this session, we will discuss the reasons why college life is so often linked to sexual misconduct. What options do we have as individuals, and as an institution, to make college life safer and more conducive to healthy sexual choices? Free, but ticketed.


Talent Show@                                            7:30 p.m.                  Wheelwright Auditorium

The Talent Show is a two-night extravaganza of singing, dancing, poetry, laughter, and stepping! Free, but ticketed.



Friday, November 1st

Annual Golf Tournament                                    12-5 p.m.                   Hackler Golf Course

Shotgun start: 1 p.m. For more information or to sign up, visit www.coastal.edu/alumni.


Office Decorating Contest Judged         3 p.m.                         Various offices


Amazing Race                                             3 p.m.                         CCU Campus

Details TBA


Homecoming Concert                               7:30 p.m.                  HTC Center

Featuring Gloriana and Battle of the Bands winner. Tickets are $10 in advance for students.


Saturday, November 2nd - Homecoming Day!

Golf Cart Parade@                                                Noon                          Start at Stadium

We provide the golf carts. You provide the decorations. Show your Chanticleer spirit by decorating your golf cart using Coastal colors and the Homecoming theme!


Most Spirited Tailgate Competition@ Noon-2 p.m.             Chantourage Alley

Register your tailgate to be judged in the Most Spirited Tailgate competition! Entrants are encouraged to incorporate the theme “The Teal Takedown: Knock Out the Niners”.


Homecoming Game vs. Charlotte          3 p.m.                         Brooks Stadium

King and Queen announced at halftime, Overall winners announced after 3rd quarter. Free, but ticketed.


Sunday, November 3rd

Gospel Choir Reunion Concert             4:30 p.m.                  Wheelwright Auditorium

Free, but ticketed. For ticket information, please contact the Wheelwright Box Office at 843-349-ARTS (2797).



Weeklong Events:

King and Queen@ Voting                                    Tuesday-Thursday Online

Office Decorating Contest                                   Monday-Friday       Various offices


@ = Points for participating (Extra points for placing)

$= Points for participating (No extra points for placing)

*= Points for attending (50% of organization required)


Tickets for Miss Coastal Carolina University Pageant, Talent Show, and Tea & Ethics will be released all at once on Monday, October 21st at 9 a.m. Tickets are first come-first serve. Limit one ticket per event per person.