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New Line up and adjusted parade route

BraveNation Homecoming Parade

Date & Time: Thursday, October 26, 2023; 4 p.m.
New Line-Up Location: The intersection of East Railroad Street and N. Jones Street

Come out and enjoy the time-honored tradition of showcasing our school pride through the streets of Pembroke and through the campus of UNCP. All are welcomed to participate and spectate at this year’s BraveNation Homecoming Parade, which features alumni, faculty, staff, Greek Life organizations, our dynamic marching band, the 1887 Society, and local Lumbee, regional, and state royalty.

Register for the BraveNation Homecoming Parade HERE!

A picture of the bell tower with 55th annual Alumni Awards & Hall of Fame Ceremony

Alumni Awards and Hall of Fame Ceremony

Date & Time: Friday, October 27, 2023; 6:00 p.m.
Location: University Center Annex

The UNC Pembroke Alumni Association presents several distinguished awards each year to alumni who have shown exceptional dedication to and support of the university. Additionally, the University of North Carolina at Pembroke Athletics Hall of Fame is to honor those former student-athletes, coaches, administrators, and teams who have demonstrated exceptional athletic achievements and strength of character, in representing UNC Pembroke in the various areas of athletic performance, coaching and/or administration.
Purchase tickets HERE or call 910-521-6333.

2023 Glow Run

Time: Friday; October 27, 2023; 5:00 pm Check in and race day registration begin outside Grace P. Johnson Stadium
            6:00 pm One mile begins; top finisher and most glowing awards for participants follow immediately
            6:30 pm 5K begins; top finisher and most glowing awards for participants follow immediately

Let your school spirit shine! Help UNCP's Kinesiology students raise scholarship money for the Dr. Tommy Thompson Sport Management Scholarship and the Dr. Mary Guy Beaver Memorial Scholarship. 
Questions? Call Dr. Wooten (910) 521-6347, Coach O.T. Johnson (910) 775-4116, or Mrs. Sharlene Locklear Oxendine (910) 521-6220

3x CMA Winner, Lorrie Morgan, with Jesse Keith Whitley, Live in Concert, Tickets visit GPAC

GPAC Alumni Concert

Date & Time: Friday, October 27, 2023; 7:30 p.m.
Location: Givens Performing Arts Center

The Alumni Concert is a time honored tradition of homecoming. This year Lorrie Morgan with Jesse Keith Whitley will be entertaining current students and alumni alike with a remarkable concert. Tickets are on sale now. Alumni please call 910-521-6361 for your exclusive discount.

Throwback Party

#TeamUNCP Alumni Throwback Party 90s/2000s

Date & Time: Friday, October 27, 2023; 8 - 11 p.m.
Location: UNCP Aux Gym
Admission: 3 canned goods or non-perishable food items (donations will go to the UNCP Care Food Pantry)

Come dressed in your best 90's/2000's gear for the revival of the Old School Throwback Gym Jam! For more information contact Lamar Courmon at 910-755-4378 or at lamar.courmon@uncp.edu

2022 UNCP Alumni Tailgate

UNCP Alumni Registration (Tailgate Party)

Date & Time: Saturday, October 28, 2023; 10:30 a.m.
Location: Lot 14 (just across from Grace P. Johnson Stadium)

Put on your black and gold and join us for a lively tailgate party before the big game! Enjoy amazing swag bag items, delicious food, music, games, and the chance to connect with fellow alumni. Then, cheer on our UNCP Braves as they take on Glenville State in a thrilling football showdown.

Register here to join fellow alumni and cheer on BraveNation!

Homecoming Game Day Flyer, Grace P. Johnson Stadium, Saturday, October 28

UNC Pembroke vs Glenville State

Date & Time: Saturday, October 28, 2023; 3 p.m.
Location: Grace P. Johnson Stadium

Now this is what Homecoming is about! Students, staff, faculty, alumni, and the surrounding community, come and show your UNCP spirit and support as you join us for an electrifying Homecoming game between the Glenville State Pioneers and your 2023 UNCP Braves!

Alumni After Party

Alumni After Party

Date & Time: Saturday, October 28, 2023; 8 - 11 p.m.
Location: University Annex
Cost: $25 (per person)
Open to the public, 21 years and older

The Alumni After Party for the 2023 UNCP Homecoming is an energetic and inclusive gathering designed to celebrate the spirit of UNCP alumni. It provides a vibrant atmosphere for reconnecting with old friends, making new connections, and enjoying a night of entertainment, costume contest music, food & drinks, and celebration. It provides a fun and lively atmosphere for alumni to come together, socialize, and continue celebrating their shared connection to the university. Costumes are encouraged and welcome!

Purchase tickets HERE