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49er Homecoming Week Set For Nov. 7-13; 49ers Take On SDSU

Published: November 1, 2010

The CSULB Alumni Association, 49er Athletic Club, and Associated Students Inc. invite alumni and friends to celebrate Homecoming 2010, to be held on Saturday, Nov. 13, from noon-4 p.m. in parking lot 13, adjacent to The Mike and Arline Walter Pyramid.

The CSULB Alumni Association will host an Alumni and Friends tent, celebrating 49er Pride and Tradition with the campus community, alumni and friends of the university. A barbeque buffet will be served from 1-3:30 p.m., with meal tickets costing $10 for children (under 10), $20 for Alumni Association or 49er Athletic Club members, and $25 for non-members. A commemorative giveaway also will be provided.

Game ticket packages are also available and include a meal and a ticket for the men’s basketball game vs. San Diego State. The cost for Alumni Association or 49er Athletic Club members is $15 for children (under 10), $25 for adult members and a guest, and $30 for non-members.

Homecoming features many free activities for the whole family including campus shuttles, private tours of the Japanese Garden and Student Recreation and Wellness Center, inflatable games, historical gallery, airbrush tattoos, caricature artist, live entertainment by the Elm Street Band, and much more. There will also be a Student Tailgate Zone and a 49er Athletic Club Tailgate Pavilion.

Homecoming festivities will be followed by the men’s basketball season opener against the San Diego State at 4:05 p.m. at The Walter Pyramid. To participate in the pre-game activities, purchase meal ticket packages or make shuttle bus reservations, contact Janet Gonzales at 562/985-7022 or visit the Homecoming website. For game ticket information only, call The Walter Pyramid box office at 562/985-4949.

Homecoming Week of Activities include:

Sunday, Nov. 7

Pyramid 5k Run/Walk & Kid’s Run
Contact Patrick Cuniff at 562/985-2318

Studio Jazz Band Concert
Cole Conservatory of Music, University Theater, 4 p.m.
Contact Cole Conservatory at 562/985-4781

Monday, Nov. 8

49er Athletic Club Golf Tournament
El Dorado Golf Course
Contact Adam Wald at 562/985-7441

New Music Ensemble Concert
Cole Conservatory of Music, Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.
Contact Cole Conservatory at 562/985-4781

Tuesday, Nov. 9

Borealis String Concert
Cole Conservatory of Music, Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.
Contact Cole Conservatory at 562/985-4781

Wednesday, Nov. 10

Pep Rally and Monson Maniacs Sleepover
The Walter Pyramid, 8 p.m.
Contact Keya Allen at 562/985-5342

Brass Chamber Music Ensemble
Cole Conservatory of Music, Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.
Contact Cole Conservatory at 562/985-4781

Thursday, Nov. 11

Campus Closed – Veteran’s Day

Women’s Volleyball vs. Cal State Northridge
The Walter Pyramid, 7 p.m.
Contact Adam Wald at 562/985-7441

Men’s Water Polo vs. Loyola-Marymount
Campus Pool, 7 p.m.
Contact Adam Wald at 562/985-7441

Friday, Nov. 12

Golden Graduates Celebration
Celebrating Our Golden Decade: 1949-60
Contact Leticia Lozoya at 562/985-2539

Women’s Volleyball vs. UC Riverside
The Walter Pyramid, 7 p.m.
Contact Pyramid Box Office at 562/985-4949

Our Lady of 121st Street Performance
University Theater
Contact Theater Arts at 562/985-5526

Saturday, Nov. 13—Homecoming Day

BBQ Buffet @ the Alumni & Friends Tent
Contact Janet Gonzales at 562/985-7022

President’s Scholars Program Celebration
Contact the President’s Scholars Center at 562/985-1951

49er Athletic Club Tailgate Pavilion
Contact Adam Wald at 562/985-7441

Student Tailgate
Contact Caitlin Roberts at 562/985-7501

Men’s Basketball vs. San Diego State
The Walter Pyramid, 4:05 p.m.
For tickets calls 562/985-4949

Men’s Water Polo vs. USC
Campus Pool, noon
Contact the Walter Pyramid Box Office at 562/985-4949

Opera Masterpieces
Cole Conservatory of Music, Gerald Daniel Recital Hall
Contact Cole Conservatory at 562/985-4781