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Special Events

Featuring Rip Michaels, Karlous Miller, and Zack Johnson

Hosted by Larry Lancaster
DJ Cuttz

K.R. Williams Auditorium

Student Adv.: $7
Student Door: $10
General: $15

Tickets: WSSU Tickets Office


The Red and Black Affair: Masquerade Party

Thursday, October 29, 7:00 p.m.

Featuring K Camp and The MIGOS

Hosted by Tyler D.

DJ Diesel on the Main Floor
DJ Statix on the 2nd Floor with Reggae

Millennium Center, Downtown Winston-Salem

Student Adv.: $20
Student Door: $25
General: $30

18 and up (valid college ID or license required

Tickets on sale at WSSU Ticket Office or buy online

Homecoming Step Show

Friday, 8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Hosted by Chico Bean
DJ Louis V

K.R. Williams Auditorium

Student Adv.: $15
Student Door: $20
General: $25

Tickets on sale at WSSU Ticket Office or buy online

The Homecoming Concert

Charlie Wilson

with Special Guests Raheem Devaughn and Leela James

Friday, October 30, 7:30 p.m., Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum

Tickets on sale at TicketMaster and the WSSU Ticket Office

Tickets starting at $37.50

Annual WSSU Homecoming Parade

Saturday, October 31, 10:00 a.m.

Begins at Fourth St. and Poplar St.

Downtown, Winston-Salem

Calendar of Events

9:00 a.m.

Day of Service

Winston-Salem Community

11:30 a.m. to 3:30 a.m.


DJR Center Gym

4:00 p.m.

Homecoming Gospel Play

A Woman's Gotta Do What a Woman's Gotta Do

Dillard Auditorium

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Student Appreciation Ceremony:

Honoring "Elwood L. Robinson, Ph.D."

K.R. Williams Auditorium

8:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Lighting of the Sign

DJR Center Plaza

3:30 p.m.

J. Alston Atkins Memorial Lecture in Constitutional Law

Student Success Center at Hill Hall L05

7:00 p.m.

Comedy Show: Ram N' Out

K.R. Williams Auditorium

4:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Faculty Senate Panel Discussion & Guest Speaker

"How Social Media is Used by Faculty in Transformative Ways"

Student Success Center at Hill Hall L05

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Homecoming Poetry Slam

Hosted by: Dasan Ahanu

K.R. Williams Auditorium

7:00 p.m.

Coronation: "Phantom of the Opera"

K.R. Williams Auditorium

9:00 p.m.

Royal Ball

McNeil Dining Hall

10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

Alumni Day Hometown Huddle

Thompson Center 207

2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Queens' Tea (invitation only)

Piedmont Club

4:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Vendor's Fair w/ Mobile Clinic

Main Campus

4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Community Stage (Gospel Edition)

Hosted by: Joseph Level

Fine Arts Building/Clock Tower

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Nurses' Banquet

McNeil Ballroom, Anderson Center

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Class of 1965 50th Anniversary Banquet

Embassy Suites, "Big House" Gaines Ballroom

9:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.

The Red and Black Affair: Masquerade Party

Millennium Center, Downtown Winston-Salem

10:45 a.m.

Wreath Laying Ceremony

S. G. Atkins Statue (O'Kelly Library)

rain site: K.R. Williams Auditorium

11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Alumni Registration

207 Thompson Center

12:00 noon

Founder's Day Convocation / Installation Delegates Luncheon (invitation only)

DJR Center

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Ram Rave - Mini Parade, Pep Rally & Day Party

Thompson Center Breezeway

12 noon - 3:30 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Vendor's Fair w/ Mobile Clinic

Fine Arts Bldg./DJR Entrance

3:30 p.m.

Installation of Chancellor Elwood L. Robinson

Intramural Lawn

4:15 p.m.

WSSU Block Party

Main Campus

8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Homecoming Concert

Featuring: Charlie Wilson, Raheem Devaughn and Leela James

LJVM Coliseum, Winston-Salem, NC

8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.)

Homecoming Step Show

K.R. Williams Auditorium

9:00 a.m.

Advancement V.I.P. Breakfast/Parade Viewing (invitation only)

Jeffrey Adams on Fourth

321 4th St. NW, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

10:00 a.m.

Anniversary Homecoming Parade

Downtown Winston-Salem, begins at 4th and Poplar streets

11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Chancellor's Hospitality Tent (invitation only)

Bowman Gray Stadium Parking Lot

2:00 p.m.

Winston-Salem State University vs. Shaw University

Bowman Gray Stadium, Buy Tickets Online

10:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.

NAA Masquerade Gala

McNeil Ballroom, Anderson Center

Buy Tickets Online or at the WSSU Ticket Office