Homecoming Schedule

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Pre-registration for Homecoming 2019 is now closed. We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Friday, October 18

Registration Open
Sonner-Payne Cross Hall
12:00 - 4:00pm
Check in and collect your registration packet. Be sure to vote for your favorite flight banner, displayed in the Sonner-Payne courtyard!

Volunteer-Led Campus Tours
Sonner-Payne Cross Hall
1:00 - 2:00pm and 2:00 - 3:00pm
Stops will include the Hadeed Innovation Lab, Melton Gym, and Boggs Chapel.

Celebration Dinner & Silent Auction
Bowling Green Country Club, North Clubhouse
6:00 - 9:00pm
Celebrate Homecoming 2019! This event will include a buffet dinner, cash bar, and silent auction. Proceeds from the Alumni Association's Auction will support the group's programs and scholarship efforts. Dress for the evening is business casual. (This event has reached capacity. If you'd like to be placed on a wait list, please contact the Advancement Office at 540-636-5343.)

Saturday, October 19

50th Reunion President's Breakfast
8:00am
Holiday Inn & Suites
Brigadier General David Wesley, USAF, Retired, R-MA's President, hosts the Class of 1969 and their spouses/guests with a breakfast in honor of their 50th reunion.

Registration Open
Sonner-Payne Cross Hall
9:00am - 4:00pm
Check in and collect your registration packet. Be sure to vote for your favorite flight banner, displayed in the Sonner-Payne courtyard!

Homecoming Memorial Parade
Riddick Field
10:00 - 11:15am
The Homecoming Memorial Parade will take place on Riddick Field. Please feel free to visit the Memorial Wall in Melton Gym at any time during your visit to campus.

Alumni Association Meeting & Lunch
Turner Hall Dining Room
11:30am - 1:00pm
All alumni and guests are welcome to attend the Alumni Association General Meeting and join the celebration of alumni recognized for special achievements. Please note that there is no charge to attend the Alumni Association meeting; the charge included is for the lunch only.

Ribbon Cutting at the Betty and David Moore '53 Enterprise and Leadership Lab
Betty and David Moore '53 Enterprise and Leadership Lab, Sonner-Payne Hall
1:30 - 2:00pm
Join us as we unveil our newest learning space.

Hadeed Innovation Lab Open House
Hadeed Innovation Wing, Stan Fulton Hall
2:00 - 3:00pm
Visit our space dedicated to aerospace, robotics, computer science, graphic design, art, and more.

Homecoming Varsity Soccer Game v. St. John's Front Royal
Riddick Field
2:00pm
Cheer on the Jackets at their Homecoming game!

Alumni Happy Hour
Front Royal Brewing Company
4:30 - 5:30pm
Visit with classmates, faculty, and staff and enjoy light refreshments and a cash bar. This is a great launching point for dinner on your own at many downtown restaurants. (This event has reached capacity. If you'd like to be placed on a wait list, please contact the Advancement Office at 540-636-5343.)

Performance by Mandatory Fun
Virginia Beer Museum
Starts at 6:00pm
Stop in for live music by R-MA teachers Andy Harriman '82, James Taafel '05, Michael DeMato, and Brandon Sloan.

Questions? Contact us at advancement@rma.edu or at 540-636-5343.