Homecoming 2011 Preview

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s annual homecoming will take place this Saturday, Oct. 7.  BUnow has gone ahead and listed some of the festivities and activities that you can check out at this years 2011 homecoming.

The Parade

What is Homecoming without a parade? This year’s parade will begin Saturday, Oct. 8 at 11 a.m.  and runs from Lightstreet Road (by the hospital) all the way to the Town Park on Market Street. The greatest spot to place your chair for a good view is along the road from Carver Hall through Main street. Be sure to check out floats from Bloomsburg University Clubs, the University Marching Band and the homecoming court. (See Photos From last years Parade)



Roongo’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Tent Party

The Fenstermaker Alumni House will be hosting Roongo’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Tent Party this year starting at noon Saturday.

  • Music by Paradox (A Philadelphia-based rock band)
  • Raffles
  • Guitar Hero competition
  • Class of 1961 to celebrate and honor it’s 50 year reunion.


See the Nationally Ranked Field Hockey Team

Join the Bloomsburg University Field Hockey Team at noon Saturday as they take on West Chester University. Following a 5-1 win over Indiana University of Pennsylvania on Saturday, Oct. 1 the team remains unbeaten with a 10-0 record.


Huskies Football

Make your way on up to Redman Stadium at 3:30 p.m. as the football team faces the Cheyney University Wolves. Winners from the parade contests will be announced and the 2011 BU Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned(click here to see the nominees). Keep an eye out for BUnow photographers who will be making their way throughout the stadium for Fan Photos!




Check back in at BUnow.org or follow on twitter @bunoworg to stay up to date on this year’s festivities.