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For immediate release
September 27, 2010
Contact: Jim Tate 1-800-642-0684
Homecoming Parade Starts Hour Later
Marshall, Minn. — The Southwest Minnesota State University Homecoming parade will start at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 2. The 11 a.m. start time is an hour later than usual.
The parade line-up will begin at 10 a.m. at Independence Park on Lyon St. The parade will go to Main St., turn north and end at Fifth St.
This year’s Homecoming theme is “Vote Stanger.”
After the parade, Ag Bowl events begin in the R/A parking lot at 2:30 p.m. The football game with Wayne State kicks off at 6 p.m.
SMSU and Marshall Public Schools are collaborating on the Marshall Regional Track & Field Complex.
The eighth annual Fine Arts Celebration is April 3-May 3
Gene Verschelde will retire on the last day of June after 44 years with SMSU.