2018 VSU Homecoming

Friday, October 19, 2018
Valdosta State University

VSU Homecoming Brochure

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Blazers, Barrels and Casks

Monday, October 15, 2018
6:00PM - Friends Grille & Bar

$20 per person (in advance)
$25 at the door

Register for Blazers Barrels and Casks

Come out to support your local Valdosta Chapter of the VSU Alumni Association. Featuring: Aged Bourbons, Fine Wines and gourmet Hors d' oeuvres. Proceeds benefit the VSU Alumni Association Scholarship Fund.

Annual Homecoming Golf Tournament

Friday, October 19, 2018
Kinderlou Forest Golf Club
Registration start at 8:00AM
Shotgun start at 9:00AM

$100 individual
$400 Team

Register for Alumni Annual Golf Tournament


  • Breakfast Biscuits & Bloody Marys
  • Greens Fee
  • Barbecue Lunch
  • Refreshments on Course
  • Tee Gift

Mulligans will be available for purchase at the tournament. Beer cart service will be available.

Distinguished Alumni Dinner

Friday, October 19, 2018
6:00PM - The University Center, Magnolia Room

$40 per person (in advance)
$75 a couple (in advance)
$50 at the door

Register for Distinguished Alumni Dinner

Join us for a 90's themed dinner and cocktails as we recognize and celebrate the recipients of the 2018 Distnguished Alumni and the G.O.L.D. (Graduate of the last Decade) award winners. Enjoy cocktails and hors d' oeuvres at 6:00pm, gourmet dinner at 7:00pm. The party will continue in the Cypress Room immediately following the awards presentation with desserts and a special champagne toast to the newest members of the distinguished alumni family.

Annual Homecoming Parade

11:00AM -  Oak St. Parking Lot

Bring the family and lawn chairs to watch the annual Homecoming Parade featuring the Blazin' Brigade, VSU Cheerleaders, Red Hots and floats entered by student and community organizations. Winning floats will be judged on spirit and incorporation of this year's 90's theme. The Parade will begin in the Oak Street Parking Lot, travel left onto Oak St., right onto Georgia Ave., right onto Patterson St., right onto Brookwood and return to the Oak Street Parking Lot.

Blazer Nation Tailgate Information 

Alumni are encouraged to bring their tents, tailgate gear, chairs or blankets and tailgate before the game! Drexel Park is available to those who wish to tailgate on a first come, first serve basis. Food trucks will be parked in the VSU Booster parking lot located next to Bazemore-Hyder Stadium for pre-game concessions.

Stop by the VSU Alumni Association tent (also located in the Booster parking lot) to pick up some free swag and enter to win a tailgate basket full of VSU gear!!!

Blazer Nation Tailgate Competition

Register for Blazer Nation Tailgate Competition 

The Valdosta chapter of the Alumni association is issuing a tailgate challenge. Show off your best tailgating skills, 90's decorations and team spirit. Tailgates will be assessed based on incorporation of homecoming 90's theme, atmosphere, food and Blazer pride. Judging begins at noone. The 2018 VSU Tailgate Champion will receive prizes, custom 2018 VSU Tailgate Championship flag and will be recognized during half-time. The competition is open to everyone!

50 Years of Nursing Tailgate Celebration

Friday, October 20, 2018
12:30PM - 2:30PM - Health Sciences and Business Administration Building Brick walkway

Join fellow nursing alums along with faculty and staff from the college of Nursing for a special tailgate kick-off celebration of 50 years of Nursing at VSU. This celebratory tailgate will be located on the brick walkway outside the Health Sciences and Business Administration building on the Pound Hall side. Wear your VSU attire and join us for fun, food, and spirits at this special tailgate celebration. 

Register for 50 Years of Nursing Tailgate Celebration

Blazer Walk

Cheer on our Blazer Football team, Cheerleaders, Red Hots, Blazin' Brigade and Blazer Coaches as they make their way into the stadium.

North Greenville vs. Valdosta State

3:00PM Kickoff - Bazemore-Hyder Stadium

Reserved Seating - $18
General Admission - $10 

To purchase football tickets click HERE