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Homecoming 2023

Date: Oct. 15–22, 2023

Theme: Wild Wild Eastern

Homecoming 2023 Itinerary

All events are Mountain Daylight Time

Monday, Oct. 16

10-11 a.m. Coffee with Chancellor Dr. Johnston, "Welcome to Homecoming Week!" View Online
6-9 p.m. 32nd Annual Song Fest. Who will win? - Sponsor: ASAB Campus Union (CUB), Ballroom

Tuesday, Oct. 17

6-10 p.m. 7th Annual Powderpuff Tournament - Sponsor: ASAB Greyhound Stadium (GS)
2-4 p.m. Henna Art Event - Sponsor: Multicultural Affairs Campus Union (CUB)
Alley (Lower Level of the CUB)

Wednesday, Oct. 18

9 a.m. ENMU Campus Virtual Tour with Campus Alumni Host Virtual Tour Link
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. ENMU Faculty, and Staff Appreciation Lunch Campus Union (CUB), Crossroads Café
5-6:30 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Oklahoma Christian Greyhound Stadium (GS)
6 p.m. Online Virtual Bingo with ENMU Chancellor Dr. Johnston Live Zoom Link
7:30-8:30 p.m. Men's Soccer vs. Dallas Baptist Greyhound Stadium (GS)
TBA "Hello from Around the World Video" by Alumni Affairs office ENMU Social Media

Thursday, Oct. 19

7-8 p.m.

"Flamencosa" Sponsor by Multicultural Affairs

Campus Union (CUB), Ballroom

Hello from Around the World Video by Alumni Affairs office Part 2

ENMU Social Media

ENMU Fall Sports with Doc Elder

View Link

Friday, Oct. 20


8 a.m. to noon and 1-5 p.m.

Homecoming Golf Tournament

Contact: Kalley Tharp, 575.562.2153

Portales Country Club,
Portales, New Mexico
4:30-6:30 p.m.

President's BBQ

Greyhound Arena (GA), South Gym
6-7 p.m.

ENMU Volleyball vs. TAMIU

Greyhound Arena (GA)
6:30-8 p.m. Bonfire and Pep Rally Greyhound Arena (GA), North Parking Lot
8-10 p.m.

ENMU Alumni Mix and Mingle RSVP Today

Enchantment Vineyards

Saturday, Oct. 21

8 a.m. to noon

LSC Cross Country Championships

Greyhound Stadium (GS)

8-10 a.m.

Annual ENMU Foundation Awards Breakfast, Contact 575.562.2412 for registration.

View the Alumni Award winners

View the Foundation Award winners

View the Athletic Hall of Honors inductees

Campus Union (CUB), Ballroom

9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Peanut Valley Festival

Roosevelt County Fairgrounds

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Homecoming Parade


1:30-3 p.m.

ENMU College of Education and Technology "Open House"

College of Education and Technology
2 p.m.


Greyhound Arena (GA)

3-6 p.m.

ENMU Tailgate 

Greyhound Stadium (GS), Parking Lot
6-10 p.m.

ENMU Football vs Texas A&M Kingsville

Greyhound Stadium (GS)
11 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Screening of "The Room" (Tommy Wiseau, 2003) with live performance

University Theatre Center (UTC)

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Alumni Affairs
ENMU Station 48
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
800.FOR.ENMU (800.367.3668)
Phone: 575.562.2125
Fax: 575.562.2101