Homecoming & Family Weekend 2019
Schedule of Activities
A celebration for alumni, students, families, and friends.
Schedule of events and activities is in progress and subject to change. Call (518) 255-5524 for the most updated schedule. Click to see the local area hotels >>
During Homecoming & Family Weekend 2019, on October 5, the campus will host our Golden Grads in a Celebratory Brunch at 10:30am, with an activities mixer immediately following. Please help us connect with you by supplying as much information as you are comfortable sharing with us. Information you share with us will be used to better stay in touch with you as part of the Coby family.
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Friday, October 4
8th Annual Culinary Extravaganza6pm | Bouck Ballroom
Join us for an evening of culinary extravagance showcasing top regional chefs, working alongside our own Culinary Arts students and faculty. For reservations or more information, please call the Office of College Advancement at (518) 255-5524.
Outdoor Movie: Toy Story 48pm | Bouck Lawn
Bring your chair or blanket, we'll provide the movie and free popcorn!
Rain location: Bouck Theater
Coby Late Night8pm | Inside/Outside Bouck
Keep the celebration going with our Coby Late Night BBQ, activities, & more!
Saturday, October 5
Youth Fishing Derby9am-12pm
We have bait & tackle, stop by to drop a line. Free for kids 15 years and younger!
College Store Open9am-4pm | Bouck Hall
Ag Eng Antique Tractor and Engine Show9:30am-2pm | Curtis Mott Yard
Students in the Ag Eng Club will also be selling BBQ items for lunch.
Show and Shine Truck Show9:30am-2pm | Curtis Mott Parking Lot
SUNY Cobleskill’s Society of Agricultural Engineering
Naming Ceremony9:30am | Bouck Theater
SUNY Cobleskill will recognize three individuals who have made significant contributions to the College at. At this inaugural event, portraits of Ken Olcott, Cherie Stevens and Howard Sidney will be dedicated.
SUNY Cobleskill Turf Club Annual Golf TournamentTee Off at 9:30am | Cobleskill Golf & Country Club
Cost: $60 per person. This includes 18 holes of golf, cart, and lunch.
Parents, friends, and alumni join our Turf Club students for a round of golf. Proceeds will benefit the Turfgrass students' travel expenses to the Golf Industry Show in Orlando, Florida in January. Contact Joe Perry at firstname.lastname@example.org for registration or more information.
Carriage House Café & General Store10am-2pm
Stop by and visit a place where area farmers and businesses feature their homemade products – meats, produce, dairy, dry goods, baked goods, and much more.
Celebrating Bruce Wright10am-2pm | Curtis Mott Lounge
Celebrating Bruce Wright’s 42 years of service to SUNY Cobleskill.
Golden Grads Celebration: With Special Recognition of the Class of 196910:30am | Iorio Gymnasium
Reservations required. Celebrating alumni from the class of 1969. Golden Grads attend compliments of the Alumni Association. Your ticket includes attendance at the Alumni Awards and Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions Celebratory Brunch and additional activities as planned by members of the class of 1969.
Alumni Awards and Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions Celebratory Brunch10:30am | Iorio Gymnasium
Honoring our Fighting Tiger Hall of Fame inductees and Alumni awardees.
Tours will be every 40 minutes beginning at 11 am. Last tour is at 2pm.
Alumni & Parent Registration11am-4pm | Knapp Circle
Alumni & families: start your day with us by signing in to let us know you visited. Grab your campus activity map and take a selfie with Coby T. Tiger!
All Residence Halls, Campus Buildings and Barns will be open for “Self-Guided Tours”
Family Fun Fair11am-4pm | Knapp Circle
Swing by to shop for books at the Scholastic Book Fair, grab lunch from some delicious food trucks, listen to our live DJ, grab some cotton candy and popcorn, visit clubs and organization table displays, and much more.
Awards Ceremony12pm | Bouck Theater
Celebrating our 2019 Fighting Tiger Hall of Fame inductees and Alumni awardees.
Library Archives12-4pm | Library Lower Level
Library is open from 10am-6pm
"After the Storm"12-4pm | Grosvenor Art Gallery
Come see the exhibit "After the Storm" by Kristen DeFontes, a local artist.
Athletic GamesAthletic Fields
Be a fan in our stands and show your support for our Fighting Tigers as they play. 1pm Men's Soccer 3pm Women's Soccer 6pm Women's Volleyball
Homecoming Parade5pm | Starting at Cobleskill Fairgrounds
Comedy Balloonist John Cassidy6pm | Bouck Theater
A unique, family-friendly, and funny show.
Bonfire6:30pm | Fake Field
The best view of the fireworks is on Bouck Hill.
Alumni Mixer8-10pm | Locomotion's
Complimentary drink token for those who RSVP.
Coby Late Night10pm-1am | Bouck Lobby & Tigers Den
Keep the celebration going with activities ranging from canvas painting, make your own tacos, and bingo (win Coby gear).
Sunday, October 6
Brunch at Coby's9-12pm | Coby's Cafe
Say goodbye to friends & family over a delicious brunch.