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Spirit Log Hunt
Pond Student Union Involvement Center

Homecoming Bonfire
Holt Arena Parking Lot


Chip Dip Competition
Rendezvous Atrium


Powderpuff Football


Alumni Kickoff
6-8 pm
Pinehurst Nursery and Floral

Homecoming Bingo
7 - 9pm
Pond Student Union Ballroom


Buffalo Wild Wings Blazin' Challenge
Quad Hypostyle

Royalty Pageant
Pond Student Union Ballroom

President's Alumni Recognition Dinner
6 pm
Red Lion Hotel

True Bengal
Red Hill Pillars


9:30 am
Center Street to the Holt Arena Parking Lot

Holt Arena Parking Lot

Football Game
2:05 pm
Holt Arena

A Bengal Tradition

ISU's first recorded Homecoming was in 1930. Since that time, Homecoming has evolved into a week of events and traditions. Last year, Homecoming was a celebration of Idaho State's 50th year as a 4-year university.

The Big Day

Homecoming Parade

Saturday, September 27, 9:30 am, Center Street to the Holt Arena Parking Lot

The deadline for entry is September 12, 2014

Parade Information

Homecoming Tailgate

Saturday, September 27, Noon, Holt Arena Parking Lot

Join fellow Bengals at Holt Arena for great food and fun at Bengalfest.

Homecoming Game

Saturday, September 27, 2:05 pm, Holt Arena

This year the Bengals battle Sacramento State.


Royalty Pageant

Friday, September 26, 7pm, Pond Student Union Ballroom

The Homecoming royalty pageant is an Idaho State University tradition that provides an opportunity for club members to compete for the titles of Homecoming King, Queen, Prince, Princess, Duke, and Duchess. To get an application for the Royalty Competition, go to the Student Involvement Center on the first floor of the Student Union.

Powderpuff Football

Wednesday, September 24, 4:30pm, Quad

A Homecoming tradition, Powderpuff football is friendly competition between women in clubs across campus. The 2013 winner was HALO club. Who will be next?

Door Decoration

All Week

The annual door decorating competition is an opportunity for faculty and staff to get involved in the Homecoming festivities. Applications are available at the Student Involvement Center - apply by September 19th. Doors are judged on September 23.

Wild Wings Contest

Friday, September 26, 3:00 pm, Quad Hypostyle

Come watch this wild feeding frenzy, or take on the challenge yourself.



Monday, September 22, 9:00 pm, Holt Arena Parking Lot

The Homecoming bonfire is an awesome opportunity for students to come together and show their school spirit. The night is filled with performances by the ISU cheerleaders, dance team, and a rally speech by the ISU football coach.

True Bengal

Friday, September 26, Midnight, Red Hill Pillars

According to legend, you must kiss your sweetheart at midnight at the pillars on Red Hill.