Oct. 17, 6 p.m.
University Plaza Convention Center
Missouri State University alumni and friends are invited to attend the annual homecoming dinner and awards ceremony, which is held in honor of an exemplary group of Bears.
Oct. 18, 7 a.m.
Plaster Student Union
Lace up your running shoes, test your endurance and join fellow Bears in dashing to the finish line.
Oct. 18, 9 a.m.
John Q. Hammons Parkway
Join your Missouri State friends on JQH Parkway to enjoy floats, bands and more, and let the good times roar!
Oct. 18, 11 a.m.
Prepare for the football game and connect with fellow Bears while enjoying music, food, vendor booths, games and more.
At noon you can witness the unveiling of the new bronze Bear statue at Bill O’Neill Way.
Oct. 18, 2 p.m.
Cheer the Bears to victory when they defend the Missouri State gridiron against the South Dakota Coyotes.
Oct. 18, 5:30 p.m.
Park Central Square
Missouri State alumni and friends are invited to let the good times roar in downtown Springfield! Enjoy food and drink specials at participating restaurants, and soak in the maroon and white spirit.