WSSU's Homecoming 2013 Community Stage
Time: 12:30 pm - 8 pm
Summary: The community is invited to join Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) alumni, students, faculty and staff for a special Homecoming celebration that will include a mini parade, pep rally, music, Vendor's Fair and food from 12:30 to 8 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11, at the Pedestrian Mall on the WSSU campus.
Free and open to the public, events will start with a Vendors Fair at 12:30 until 8 p.m., mini-parade at 2 p.m. featuring WSSU's famous Red Sea of Sound marching band, a pep rally and music from 3:30 until 7 p.m.
The Eliminators, an ensemble band that rocked the regional music scene more than 40 years ago and can still get a crowd moving, will be performing old school funk, R&B and Motown classics at 3:30 p.m. Performers in addition to The Eliminators are The Reaction Band and Gav Beats.
In addition to the entertainment, the Vendors Fair will be in the areas adjacent to the clock tower and the pedestrian mall that will feature 45 food and merchandise vendors. A variety of food ranging from traditional fish and funnel cakes to jerk chicken and coco bread will be available. Merchandise vendors will be selling apparel, accessories, Greek and WSSU paraphernalia and other items.
Categories: Community Connections