The events of Homecoming week are just getting started as each day leading up to Saturday’s game will have plenty of activities for students and their families, faculty, staff and alumni to enjoy.
Wednesday night will be the Homecoming Big Show at 7 p.m. The concert will feature performances by MAX, VIAA and T-Pain at the Save Mart Center. Tickets are on sale for $20 for students and $38 for faculty, staff and alumni.
On Thursday, students can participate in the free Tie Dye event from 3 to 5 p.m. Students will have the opportunity to tie dye shirts, bandanas and rally towels at the Student Housing area.
Later that day, Bulldogs Volleyball will take on Utah State at 6 p.m. at the Save Mart Center. Entry is free for students, $7 for adults and $5 for youth and senior citizens.
Friday will be a Red Friday. Staff and faculty can participate in a mixer at the Bulldog Zone from 9 to 10 a.m.
The Fresno State equestrian team will face Oklahoma State at the Student Horse Center at 11 a.m.
From 2 to 6 p.m. students and their family members can enjoy discounted activities at Bulldog Bowl. Games will be $1 and shoes are free. Billiards will be 50 percent off.
There will be a Dueling Pianos concert in the Red Lot from 6 to 10 p.m. Students, faculty, staff and the community can enjoy an evening performance of pianos.
Lastly, on Friday there will be a magic performance by Magician Nash Fung at 9 p.m. in the Satellite Student Union.
Saturday will be jam-packed with Homecoming events for students, faculty and staff.
The fun starts at noon with the Alumni Tailgate for alumni, faculty, staff and family weekend participants in the lawn area north of the North Gym.
The next tailgating event of the day will be the Student Tailgate. Hosted by Associated Students, Inc., this tailgate will begin at 2:30 p.m. in the Red Lot Space 57. The event will have free food and games for students with a campus ID.
And football isn’t the only game of the day. Bulldogs volleyball will face off against Boise State at the Save Mart Center at 1 p.m. Entry is free for students, $7 for adults and $5 for youth and senior citizens.
Finally, the Homecoming game will take place Saturday at 4:30 p.m. at Bulldog Stadium. The 3-3 Bulldogs will take on Colorado State in the third conference game of the season.