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Wednesday, October 10th

Feelin’ Groovy Kickoff

  • Join us on the mall from 4:30-7:00 p.m. for food and fun as we kickoff homecoming. Come be a part of the excitement at 6:45 p.m. as we turn the fountain blue!
  • Wristbands will be available to purchase if you want to eat from the Sodexo food stations:
    • FREE for all NEO Students with student ID
    • $3 for NEO Faculty and Staff (free with a meal plan)
    • $5 for alumni and friends / $3 for children 10 and under
  • Wristbands can be paid for and picked up in advance at Sodexo or purchased at the kickoff
  • FREE games and activities students and children of all ages
  • Following the kickoff, enjoy a free concert with Travis Kidd.

Thursday, October 11th

“Cloud City” Royalty Pageant

  • NEO students from various clubs and organizations will compete in the annual NEO Homecoming Pageant. Pageant will begin at 6:30pm in the Fine Arts Building. Admission is free.

Friday, October 12th

Fab Pep Rally

  • NEO Football will host a golf scramble at Peoria Ridge on Friday. Please contact the NEO Football Department at 918-540-6310 to register your 4-man team. Cost is $100 per person / $400 per team.
  • Pep Rally will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the stadium on Red Robertson Field. Cheer, Norse Stars and the NEO Band will perform.
  • Following the Pep Rally, you won’t want to miss the “Not So New Newlywed Game” staring NEO employees: Clay & Ashley Patterson, Dustin & Elsie Grover and Jeff & Donna Hale. Admission is free and the laughs will be plenty!
  • Movie on the Turf will end the evening.

Saturday, October 13th

Norse Wars Game Day

  • Alumni Banquet will begin at 12:00 p.m. in the Calcagno Family Ballroom. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children ages 12 and under. Receive free entrance into the football game with the purchase of each ticket. Please call the NEO Foundation at 918-540-6115 to reserve your seat. Reservations are strongly suggested.
  • The annual homecoming parade will be at 4:00 p.m. Parade route is around campus.
  • Tailgate party will begin at 4:30pm with food provided by Sodexo. The tailgate meal is free to all students with a meal plan. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for children 10 and under. Tickets may be purchased at the tailgate party entrance.
  • NEO vs. Cisco will kickoff at 6:00 p.m. Coronation of NEO Royalty will take place at halftime.