All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 1

Fraternity & Sorority Lawn Display Deadline

Date: Time: 10:30 am Location: Various locations
Fraternities and sororities participating in the lawn decoration competition need to have decorations complete by this time in anticipation of judging taking place at noon.

DIGS Grand Opening

Diversity and Inclusion Gathering Space

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
All are welcome at Nebraska Business! Join us in celebrating the DIGS Grand Opening. Program begins at 11:30 a.m. with the ribbon cutting at 12 p.m. Refreshments will be served following. Please RSVP at
This event originated in College of Business.

Homecoming Canned Food Drive Donations Due

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This year students can support the Husker Pantry and fellow students at Nebraska through a food drive competition. Homecoming points will be awarded categorically. For more information, view the competition rules: …

Cornstock Festival

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium
Enjoy food trucks, a Ferris wheel, games for adults and children, a balloon artist, and more. You can get in the Husker spirit while enjoying live music from Noah Floerschand and performances from Nebraska students during the Jester Competition.

Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Hall of Fame Ceremony


Date: Time: 5:00 pm–5:45 pm Location: Nebraska Union
As part of Multicultural Homecoming at Nebraska, the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services invites you to attend the 2021 Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Hall of Fame Ceremony! All the award recipients have and continue to …

Homecoming Parade

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium
Come celebrate “The Good Life” with a Homecoming parade that will end near East Memorial Stadium. Watch student organizations, community groups, homecoming royalty, the Cornhusker Marching Band, and some special guests as they perform in our …

Ongoing Events

Homecoming Lawn Displays

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Various locations
Go for a walk to check out the Homecoming lawn displays from fraternities and sororities participating in the annual competition. All displays will include the 2021 theme of “The Good Life.” Displays must be completed by noon Friday, Oct. 1, and …