Evening at the Bo
6:00 PM | Bo Bartlett Center – RiverPark Campus

This new event for the entire Columbus Community will celebrate support for student scholarships. This unique and eclectic event will feature world famous art, music, mixology, live artists and more.  Also, the winner of the first CSU raffle will be drawn! You don’t want to miss the only event in town where the dress is “creative casual.” $50 per person for food, beer and wine.  $65 per person for food, beer, wine and the Creative Cocktails area. Purchase tickets here.


CSU Alumni Association’s Annual Fireworks Show
9:30 PM | Bo Bartlett Center / Woodruff Park – RiverPark Campus

Enjoy up close the annual fireworks show presented by the CSU Alumni Association while attending Evening at the Bo.



2019 Alumni Recognition Awards Program & Lunch
12:00 PM | Cunningham Center – Main Campus

Join us as we celebrate and honor CSU alumni who are doing great things in their community and for CSU and the Alumni Association presents it's highest recognition: Thomas Y. Whitley Distinguished Alumni Award and the Frank D. Brown Achievement and Leadership Excellence Award. Other awards will be given in the following categories: Alumni Service, Young Alumnus, and Distinguished Alumnus in Military/Public Service. Cost is $15 per person. 



6th Annual Downtown Domination
CSU Homecoming Parade
6:30 PM | Down Broadway

Line up to celebrate students, alumni, and community through a colorful spirited parade! Wear your red, white, and blue!  The Uptown Outdoor Concert band will be Funk Factory5!



11:30 AM – 2:30 PM | Walden Soccer Complex Parking Lot 

Inspired by Oktoberfest, Cougarfest will feature selections of craft beer from around the country. The guys from Maltitude will be on site to help expand your knowledge of craft beer! For $10, each attendee will receive sample tickets and a commemorative beer glass. Tickets for food only and under 21 years old entry can be purchased for $5. 



As a part of CougarFest, pack a cooler and join the fun! Alumni are invited to tailgate on CSU's main campus prior to the women's soccer game. Bring your family and help us cheer on the Cougars!


Homecoming Women’s Soccer Game vs. USC Aiken
2 PM | Walden Soccer Complex

Cheer on the Lady Cougars as they  take on USC Aiken at the Walden Soccer Complex. The Homecoming King & Queen will be announced during the games. All games are free and open to the public.  


Sips Before Steps sponsored by the Black Alumni Council
6 PM | Lumpkin Center - President's Club Room

Join the Black Alumni Council for a reception prior to the Step Show. Purchase your tickets to the Step Show and attend the reception and you'll receive priority reserved seating at the Step Show.


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