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Idaho State University Homecoming 2011 events schedule

September 26, 2011
ISU Marketing and Communications

A variety of events sponsored by the Idaho State University Alumni Association and the ISU Student Activities Board are planned for ISU Homecoming 2011, running from Sept. 26 to Oct. 1.

For a complete listing of Student Activities Board events visit or call 208-282-3451; and for a complete listing of ISU Alumni Association Homecoming events visit or call 208-282-3755.

ISU 2011 Homecoming events are listed below, with the sponsoring entity in parenthesis. Student Activities Board activities are geared toward current ISU students.

Monday, Sept. 26

Spirit Log Hunt & Breakfast (Student Activities Board), 9-11 am, Hypostyle between Pond Student Union and Museum Building.

• Powder Puff football (Student Activities Board), 3-5 p.m., Hutchinson Quadrangle.

Night Ultimate Frisbee (Student Activities Board), 8:45 – 10:45 p.m., Cadet Field.

Tuesday, Sept. 27

Sidewalk Chalk & Karaoke (Student Activities Board), 3 – 6:30 p.m., Hutchinson Quad.

Wednesday, Sept. 28

Chip Dip Competition (Student Activities Board), noon – 1 p.m., Rendezvous Complex.

Piñata Making Contest Part 1 (Student Activities Board), 3 – 6 p.m., Craft Shop, Pond Student Union.

Bonfire  (Student Activities Board), 9 – 11 p.m., Holt Arena Parking Lot.

Thursday, Sept.  29

Giant Twister & Tie-dye (Student Activities Board), 3 – 6 p.m., Hutchinson Quad.

Piñata Making Contest Part 2 (Student Activities Board), 3 – 6 p.m., Hypostyle.

Homecoming Kickoff Event (ISU Alumni Association), 7 – 10 p.m., at Pinehurst Nursery and Floral, 4101 Pole Line Road, (just off N. Yellowstone Ave) in Pocatello. Cost is $20 per person and includes dinner, beverage tickets and commemorative glass. Reservations requested, please contact (800) 933-4781, (208) 282-3755 or

Homecoming Dance (Student Activities Board), 7 – 10 p.m., Pond Student Union Ballroom.

Friday, Sept. 30

Founders Luncheon (ISU Alumni Association), 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Wood River Room of the Pond Student Union. Cost is $15 per person. Reservations requested, please contact (800) 933-4781, (208) 282-3755 or

President’s Alumni Recognition Dinner and Reception (ISU Alumni Association), Main Ballroom Pocatello Red Lion Hotel. Scheduled events include a reception at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and Recognition of Alumni Award recipients at 8 p.m. Cost is $40 per person. Reservations required, please contact (800) 933-4781, (208) 282-3755 or

True Bengal (Student Activities Board), 11:30 p.m. – midnight, Red Hill.

Saturday, Oct. 1

Homecoming Parade (Student Activities Board), 10 a.m.-noon, downtown Pocatello ending at Holt Arena Parking Lot.

Tailgate (Student Activities Board), 11:30 a.m., Holt Arena Parking Lot.

Homecoming Football Game (ISU Athletics), 1:30 p.m., Holt Arena.

Pokapalooza (Student Activities Board), 5-10 p.m., Hutchinson Quad.

Steve Eaton Group, with Guest Mike Sanders, Tribute Concert for Roger Williams,  Jensen Grand Concert Hall, Stephens Performing Arts Center. Tickets for the Eaton and Sanders concert can be purchased at the Stephens Performing Arts Center Box Office, by phone at (208) 282-3595, online at or at Vickers Stores in Idaho Falls and Pocatello.



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