Entries sought for homecoming parade September 23

Pictured is the WNMU Pep Band performing during the 2016 homecoming parade.

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Registration is open for the upcoming Homecoming Parade at Western New Mexico University on Saturday, September 23 at 10:00 a.m.

Community organizations, non-profits, small businesses, and candidates for office are encouraged to submit an entry into the parade. Entries can be submitted online at www.wnmu.edu/homecoming-reserve. There is no registration fee.

Parade lineup will be at 9:00 a.m. on September 23 at the Grant County Courthouse on Cooper Street. The entries will be judged in various categories.

The parade route begins at the Grant County Courthouse at 10:00 a.m. and entries are paraded through historic downtown with finale being the Fine Arts Center Theater parking lot on campus.

Following the parade are tailgate festivities in the Juan Chacon Building parking lot culminating with the Mustang football game at 1:30 p.m. in Ben Altamirano Field when the Mustangs take on UT Permian Basin.

The Office of Alumni Affairs is hosting several activities throughout the weekend, for a full schedule, visit alumni.wnmu.edu or call 575-538-6675.


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