Jackson State University’s Homecoming Parade is scheduled for Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 8:00 am. This year’s homecoming theme is “All Eyez on Thee.”
Parade line-up will begin at 6:00 a.m. All participants should be in place by 7:45 a.m.; no participants will be allowed to enter the line-up after 7:45 a.m.
The entry point for the parade is Lynch Street at the intersection of Alta Vista Blvd and Newton Street. The start point for the parade is at the roundabout of Prentiss and Dr. Robert Smith Sr. Parkway (formerly Pearl Street) and will continue west towards Dalton Street and end at Dalton Street.
Following the parade, the JSU Tigers take on the Hornets of Alabama State University at 2 p.m. at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium. Football tickets can be purchased from the Department of Athletics; call 601-979-2420 for information.
For more on homecoming events, see the Jackson State University website http://sites.jsums.edu/homecoming/