UWRF homecoming events planned for Oct. 8-14
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls invites you to share in the exciting and sentimental experiences of homecoming.
Throughout the week of Oct. 8-14, traditional homecoming festivities will be combined with
family-fun events to create one large celebration, bringing parents and family members together
with alumni and students.
"It will be a great weekend to connect with and enjoy the company of our community, our
students and our alumni," said Pedro Renta, director of Alumni Relations. "We are extremely
pleased with the 2018 homecoming event lineup."
Featured events include:
Freddy's Dairy Bar Grand Opening, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 11 a.m., 212A Agricultural Science
building. The grand opening will include a brief program. UWRF mascot Freddy Falcon will also
make an appearance. Following the ribbon-cutting, the celebration continues with specials and
giveaways throughout the day. Visit the Freddy's Dairy Bar webpage for a schedule of games
Homecoming Parade, Saturday, Oct. 13, 10:30 a.m., downtown River Falls. See UWRF's
Falcon spirit come alive! Remember a bucket for candy!
Falcon Center Tours, Saturday, Oct. 13, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Alumni welcome tent, Falcon Center
main entrance. After nearly two decades of fundraising, the $63.5 million Falcon Center opened
in September 2017 providing outstanding spaces for academics, wellness, recreation and athletics.
Tours will depart from the alumni welcome tent near the front entrance of the Falcon Center on
Homecoming Football Game, Saturday, Oct. 13, 1 p.m., David Smith Stadium at Ramer Field.
Falcons vs. UW-Stout.
A complete listing of homecoming 2018 events, including concerts, can be found
at https://bit.ly/UWRFhomecoming. For more information, call Alumni Relations at 715-425-