Homecoming Events

Homecoming 2021


Thursday, October 7

fall fire fest

Location: M71 Parking Lot

It's a Homecoming tradition!  Come out for a bonfire, concert & pep rally to get ready for the big game.

Friday, OCTOBER 8


Location: Heritage Park
Presented By: Kilcawley Center and Student Activities

Teams will compete for the fastest time in our tricyle obstacle course.  Come out to cheer your team.  Free food, giveaways, and a contest for the best red and white attire in the crowd!


Location announced to winners
Presented by: Student Activities


Homecoming dance: silent disco

Presented by: Student Activities
Bust a move at this wireless dance party!  Live DJs spin your favorite tracks and broadcast directly into your ears.

Saturday, October 9

Homecoming parade

12:00 pm
Location: Fifth Avenue
Presented by: Student Activities

Line the streets to witness this tradition featuring student organizatino floats, your YSU Marching Pride, & special guests.

YSU Homecoming Football Game

2:00 pm
Location: Stambaugh Stadium
Presented by: Athletics

Cheer on the Penguins as they take on South Dakota for this year’s Homecoming football game. Then at halftime, watch the crowning of our Homecoming Royalty! Every Monday of home game weeks, YSU students can visit the Stambaugh Stadium Ticket Office to pick up their ticket! Show your valid YSU ID and receive 1 COMPLIMENTARY game ticket! For additional information call 330-941-1YSU (1978).

Homecoming Royalty Crowning
Location: Stambaugh Stadium
Presented by: Student Activities Major Events

Watch the crowning of this year's Homecoming Royalty!