UA homecoming parade and pep rally set for Oct. 14

Graphic: Courtesy, University of Arkansas

It’s homecoming weekend at the University of Arkansas, and the annual parade and pep rally are planned on Friday, Oct. 14 on Dickson Street in advance of the Razorbacks match up with Ole Miss on Saturday.

The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m., and make its way up Dickson Street from the intersection of Highland Avenue (near Central United Methodist Church) to campus and end at the Chi Omega Greek Theatre.

Several student organizations, local businesses, churches, civic organizations, as well as the the Homecoming court, Razorback Marching Band, Spirit Squads and old Tusk himself will participate in the parade this year.

After that, the pep rally is scheduled beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Greek Theatre.

Other homecoming activities are planned this week as well, including a dedication of the senior walk for graduates of the 2015 class, an Alumni awards banquet, a tailgate party, and other events.

For a bit more information about the homecoming festivities this year, visit