STEPHENVILLE (September 30, 2015) — Tarleton State University’s Homecoming Parade, including floats, marching bands, mounted horseback riders and vintage vehicles begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17.
The parade, which follows the theme of Homecoming 2015—Ever Forward, Ever Onward—starts at the Harbin Drive exit of the Memorial Stadium parking lot and follows a route turning left on Washington Street and continuing east past the front of the campus. The procession then turns left on McIlhaney Street, left again on Vanderbilt and ends at the Cain Street intersection.
The announcer’s stand will be located on McIlhaney Street in front of the Tarleton Alumni Association’s headquarters across from Heritage Park and the east rock gates.
Those interested in participating in the parade should contact the Office of Student Engagement for an entry form. Deadline to submit an entry form is 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8. No walk-ups will be accepted. To view and/or download a PDF parade entry form and parade route map, seehttp://www.tarleton.edu/homecoming/homecoming-parade.html.
For more information about participating in this year’s Homecoming Parade, call 254-968-9256 or stop by the Barry B. Thompson Student Center, Room 103.
To view a complete 2015 Tarleton Homecoming schedule, go tohttp://www.tarleton.edu/homecoming.