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FAMILY WEEKEND

Friday, October 14, & Saturday, October 15

FAMILY WEEKEND


Have you heard the news? The date for Coker’s Homecoming is set!

It’s time to STRIKE!

Family Weekend and Homecoming 2022 is set for Friday, October 14, and Saturday, October 15. Join us for an exciting weekend filled with parent programming, alumni awards, alumni athletic games, and tailgating. Help cheer on our Cobras as they take on their opponents in soccer and volleyball.

AGENDA

Coker University Family Weekend

October 14-15, 2022

Order of Events

Please check back for more up-to-date information as activities continue to be confirmed.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

  • ALL DAY 80’s Day
    • Dress as if you lived in the 80’s 
  • 4:30 pm                          Women’s Soccer Game 
  • 7:00 pm                          Men’s Soccer Game
    • Best Dressed of the 80’s to be announced at half-time

Thursday, October 22, 2022

  • ALL DAY 90’s Day 
    • Dress as if you lived in the 90’s
    • Best Dressed of the 90’s announced at Davidson Auditorium 6pm

Friday, October 14, 2022

  • 6 pm – 9 pm Decades at the Cobra Den (Alumni Drop-ins by Decade)
    • 6pm  1970’s graduates and prior
    • 7pm   1980’s graduates
    • 8pm   1990’s & 2000’s graduates
  • 7:00 pm Women’s Volleyball vs LMU
  • 9:30 pm Late Night Madness – Men’s & Women’s Basketball Showcase, DeLoach
  • 10:30pm-2am Early 2000’s Dance Party on Davidson Lawn, hosted by SGA and CAB

Saturday, October 15, 2022

  • 9:30 am Coffee with the President, in front of Davidson Hall 
    • Open to students, alumni, faculty & staff, parents, family, and friends
  • 9:30 am                    Men’s Soccer Alumni Game
  • 9:30 am                    Women’s Volleyball Alumni Game
  • 10:00 am – noon Family Fun Corner, Athletics Practice Field
    • Inflatables
    • Yard Games
    • Face Painting
    • and MORE! Check back soon for additional activities!  
  • 10:00 am                  Tennis Alumni Matches
  • 10:00 am                  Wrestling Practice – Open Viewing for Alumni
  • 10:30 am                  Women’s Basketball Alumni Game
  • 11:00 am                  Women’s Lacrosse Alumni Game
  • 11:15 am                  Men’s Basketball Alumni Game
  • 12:00 pm                  Baseball Alumni Game
  • 12:00 pm                  Softball Alumni Game
  • 12:30 pm                  Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game
  • 1 pm Coker Black Alumni Network (CBAN) Meetup, Drengaelen
  • 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm     Team Store Open in DeLoach
  • 2:00 pm                    Women’s Volleyball vs Carson Newman
    • WVB Alumni Recognition
  • 3:00 pm Coker Homecoming Cart Parade, on central part of campus around Davidson
  • 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm School of Visual and Performing Arts Showcase, in front of Davidson Hall
  • 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm     Beer and BBQ Tailgate
  • TBD Coker Black Alumni Network (CBAN) Social, location TBD
  • 4:00 pm Kiss on the Court (Cobra Alumni Couples), Arena in DeLoach
  • 4:30 pm                    Women’s Soccer vs Limestone University
  • 7:00 pm                    Men’s Soccer vs Limestone University 
    • Alumni Awards Presented at Halftime

ACCOMMODATIONS

Meanwhile, you can book your room with group rates at four Hartsville hotels. You can get the group rate for Thursday 10/13, Friday 10/14, and/or Saturday 10/15.

Fairfield Inn Hartsville

  • Group rate: $94/night
  • Direct link to book coming soon
  • Hotel Website

Hampton Inn & Suites Hartsville

The Mantissa Hotel

Oak Manor Inn

To view a complete listing of accommodation venues in Hartsville, please visit this webpage from the Hartsville Chamber of Commerce.


QUESTIONS

For questions about Family Weekend events, contact Coker’s Office of Institutional Advancement at 843-383-8384 or email jferrell@coker.edu