Homecoming/Reunion 2017 – Schedule of Events

2017 National Black Alumni Reunion

November 16 – 19. 2017

Registration Deadline is Friday, November 3, 2017

(If ordering polo shirt, registration due October 13, 2017)

Tentative Schedule of Events

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Registration                                                                                               7:00 p. m. – 9:00 p. m.

Crenshaw Lanes (FSU Student Union)

Bowling Social                                                                                        8:00 p. m. – 10:00 p. m.

Crenshaw Lanes (FSU Student Union)

Co-hosted with the FSU Black Student Union (BSU)


Friday, November 17, 2017

Registration @ FSU Alumni Center (Cottrell Conference Room)      10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

1030 West Tennessee St., Tallahassee, FL 32304 (Next to the President’s House)


FSU Homecoming Parade                                                                   2:00 p. m. – 4:00 p. m.

Float sponsored by FSU BSU. FSU BA members will walk in unity with the FSU BSU!

Meet at BSU Float by 1:15 p.m. (Donald L. Tucker Civic Center Parking Lot)

*We encourage you to wear an FSU Black Alumni Polo Shirt from a Past Black Alumni Reunion.


”T Crawl” to Local Hot Spots                                                               5:00 p. m. – 10:00 p. m.

Free trolley runs between downtown, Midtown, College Town and Cascades Park; making stops downtown about every 20 minutes. Times and locations of FSU BA “T Crawl” Stops (Mixers) at hot spots and restaurants will be provided later.


Gathering of Noles Party                                                                       10:00 p. m. – 1:00 a. m.

The Gathering (College Town – 705 S. Woodward Ave. / 2nd Floor Above Madison Social)

Parking in Pensacola Street Garage (Directly behind Garnet and Gold Store – Enter on Walker St. or Dunwoody St.)


Saturday, November 18, 2017

Tailgate/Registration                                                                                      3 Hours Before Football Game

Suites at Dick Howser Baseball Stadium (2nd Floor Closest to Elevator)

Co-hosted with Seminole Boosters and FSU BSU

2017 Homecoming Game: FSU Seminoles vs. Delaware State Hornets          TBD

“Adult Therapy: An H & H (Heels and Hard bottom) Affair”         10:00 p. m. – 1:00 a. m.

Play Sports Bar (2020 West Pensacola St./Westwood Shopping Center)


Sunday, November 19, 2017

Worship Service @ New Mt. Zion AME Church                                          9:30 a.m.

1401 Old Bainbridge Road, Tallahassee, FL 32303

*We encourage you to wear Garnet and Gold and arrive by 9:00 a. m.!*


FSU National Black Alumni Awards Brunch                                             11:30 a. m. – 1:00 p. m.

FSU Alumni Center (Rendina Conference Room), 1030 West Tennessee St.

Co-hosted with the FSU Alumni Association and FSU BSU


For online registration, please go to https://www.regonline.com/2017blackalumnireunion


If you have any questions, please contact one of the following Committee Members:


Connie E. Jenkins-Pye, Chairman at (850) 508-3610 or energeticcej@embarqmail.com

Michele Burt, Co-Chairman at (904) 652-9357 or mburtenterprises@gmail.com

Marian Deadwiley, National Treasurer at (850) 212-5709 or mdeadwiley@comcast.net

Cassandra D. Jenkins, National Scholarship Committee Chairman at (850) 508-2832 or dcs1028@embarqmail.com