Homecoming Family Day

Homecoming and Family Weekend

Come back to the nest in 2019 to celebrate our incredible campus, students, alumni and families at Homecoming and Family Weekend September 28-29!

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ACCOMMODATIONS

Westfield State University has group rates at the following hotels for Homecoming and Family Weekend 9/28/19-9/29/2019. In order to take advantage of the groups rates your reservations must be booked no later than August 27, 2019.

Westfield Inn (Formerly the Holiday Inn Express & Suites)
39 Southampton Road
Westfield, MA 01085
413.564.6900

Quality Inn Westfield
2 Southampton Road
Westfield, MA 01085
413.568.2821

Hampton Inn Chicopee/Springfield
600 Memorial Drive
Chicopee, MA 01020

Residence Inn Marriott-Chicopee
500 Memorial Drive
Chicopee, MA 01020
413.331.4440

Tru By Hilton Chicopee
440 Memorial Drive
Chicopee, MA 01020
413.331.5155

Saturday, September 28, 2019 Events

Family Day


11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Student Art Showcase
Arno Maris Art Gallery Ely, 2nd

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lunch (DC Food Showcase)
Tim & Jeanne’s Dining Commons 

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Activities/Clubs/CAB
Campus Green

Miniature Golf Course, Dogs, Chainsaw carver, Student club performances, games

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
State of the University Address and Q & A with President Ramon S. Torrecilha
Ely Hall, SGA Room

12 - 3 p.m.
Animal Craze
Campus Green

2:30 - 4 p.m.
40th Anniversary of Learning Disabilities Program
Banacos Center

5:30 - 10 p.m.
A Night with the Legends
Singing Impersonators Event w/Elvis, Neil Diamond, Lady Gaga and Cher!
 
(Additional Cost)
Woodward Center Fieldhouse

6:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Bridgewater State
Woodward Center Fieldhouse

Homecoming


1 - 4 p.m.
Woodward Center, Outside by Baseball field

Homecoming Tent

  • Cash/Carry Beer and Food, Peter Pan Bus, DJ,
  • Nestor Wing-Off (Colleges) competition and voting
  • Trivia with Tom                 

3 p.m.
Music, Wing Winner Announcement

4 - 6:30 p.m.
Transition band, 21+ party, food options

Giveaways, alumni prizes, raffles, cornhole tournament

6:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Bridgewater State
Woodward Center Fieldhouse

8 - 11 p.m.
Alumni Event, “Just George” 
(Additional Cost)
The Hanger-Off Campus

Athletics


11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Field Hockey vs. Bridgewater
Alumni Field

2 - 4:30 p.m.
WSU Football vs. Mass Maritime
Alumni Field

2 - 4:30 p.m.
WSU “old gear” Tag Sale

5:30 - 10 p.m.
A Night with the Legends
Singing Impersonators Event w/Elvis, Neil Diamond, Lady Gaga and Cher!
 
(Additional Cost)
Woodward Center Fieldhouse
Doors open at 5:30pm show starts at 7:00pm

Advanced tickets purchase:
$20 adults, $10 students/seniors (pick up at the door) until 9/14/2019

Tickets at the door:
$25 adults, $15 students/seniors

Checks payable to:
UCC Second Church

Mail to: Westfield State University
Atten: Michelle Storozuk
577 Western Avenue
Westfield, MA 01085    

6:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Bridgewater State
Woodward Center Fieldhouse

 

 

 

 

Sunday, September 29, 2019 Events

Services & Brunch


11 a.m.
Ecumenical Services
Albert & Amelia Ferst Interfaith Center

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Brunch (included w/Family Day ticket purchase)
Tim and Jeanne’s Dining Commons