Community & Alumni Schedule

Below is the schedule for Homecoming 2019. Times and locations may change as the week approaches and additional events will be added.

October is Mav Month

This October, across the Grand Valley, merchants are celebrating Mav Month. Click here to view various specials at local businesses.

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Time Event Location
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
All Month

Mav Month Starts 
Visit the Mav Month website to view discounts and promotions from local Grand Valley businesses, available to students, faculty and alumni with valid MAVcard or alumni card.

Across the Grand Valley
Friday, October 18, 2019
All Day

Community Spirit Contest
Judging day for all registered business or organization in the Grand Valley. Click here to enter the Community Spirit Contest. The winning business or organization will receive a package of tickets for the CMU Basketball Hospitality Suite in Brownson Arena during a game.

Across the Grand Valley
Saturday, October 19, 2019
4pm

CMU Volleyball vs. South Dakota Mines
Purchase game tickets here.

Brownson Arena
Sunday, October 20, 2019
1:30pm

CMU Women's Soccer vs. CSU-Pueblo
Purchase game tickets here.

Walker Field
Friday, October 25, 2019
All Day

Mav Out Friday
Encourage everyone to wear their best Mav gear and enter the
Mav Out Social Media Spirit Contest!

Everywhere
8am-3pm

Take an Alumni to Class
Parents and Alumni can experience what learning is like at CMU by participating in a class on campus. There are over 40 classes to choose from. 
Learn more about taking a class

Across campus
4pm

CMU Men's Soccer vs. South Dakota Mines
Purchase game tickets here.

Walker Field
5-8pm

Homecoming Carnival
Free and open to the public

The Plaza
5:30pm

Victory Dinner
Recognizing the 2019 Hall of Honor inductees and the Distinguished Alumni & Faculty award winners. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased here.

Meyer Ballroom, UC
7pm

CMU Men's Ice Hockey vs. Colorado School of Mines
Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5.

Glacier Ice Arena
8:15pm

Homecoming Bonfire
Free and open to the public. Come out and support your Mavericks!

Alumni Field
Saturday, October 26, 2019
10am

Homecoming Parade
This event is for the whole community! Enter your team, business or organization to show off your Maverick spirit.
Click here to register your float. The winning business or organization will receive a package of tickets for the CMU Basketball Hospitality Suite in Brownson Arena during a game.

Downtown Grand Junction
10:50am Women's Race; 11:45am Men's Race CMU Men's and Women's Cross Country
Support the CMU Men's and Women's as they host the RMAC Cross Country Championships.
Tiara Rado Golf Course
12pm

Football Alumni Zone
Come to the best tailgate in town hosted by the Alumni Association Grand Valley Young Alumni Chapter, Young Professional Network and Bud Light. Register Here. Registration includes one free food item and one free beer. 

Stocker Stadium
1pm

CMU Football vs. Black Hills State
Purchase game tickets here.

Stocker Stadium
7pm

CMU Men's Ice Hockey vs. Colorado School of Mines
Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5.

Glacier Ice Arena
Sunday, October 27, 2019
1:30pm

CMU Men's Soccer vs. Colorado School of Mines
Purchase game tickets here.

Walker Field
Contact Jared Meier at jmeier@coloradomesa.edu or 970.248.1945 OR Athletics at 970.248.1503 for more information on any of these events!