The Spirit Games, Homecoming 2012, October 8-14

Homecoming 2012 Events

We invite all alumni and friends to join us on campus and other select locations in Chicago for a variety of events throughout Homecoming Week. Whatever you choose, we promise you'll have a great time!

Wednesday, October 10

7:00 pm  Movie Night: Jumanji
Hamming Hall
Cost: $5 (free for children under age 12)

Thursday, October 11 

7:30 pm Homecoming Music Showcase
Anderson Chapel

Friday, October 12

9:00 am to 3:00 pm Homecoming Registration Center
Brorson Lounge, Old Main
Refreshments provided
9:15 or 11:00 am
or 2:15 pm
Campus Tours
Meet inside Old Main
Tours are free, but your reservation with the Visit Desk is required.
5:00 to 7:00 pm Alumni Art Exhibit and Reception
Carlson Tower Art Gallery
Exhibit open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 7:00 pm.
6:00 pm Philosophy Academy Alumni Dinner
Olsson Lounge, Nyvall Hall
Cost: $15; reservation required
6:00 pm Viking Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Reception
Anderson Chapel
Cost: $20; reservation required by September 12

Saturday, October 13

8:30 am Reunion and Awards Breakfast
Hamming Hall
Cost: $15; reservation required.
10:30 am to 1:00 pm Homecoming Block Party
Campus Gym
Suggested donation: $5 at the door (free for North Park students with valid ID)
Noon Volleyball vs. Concordia-Chicago*
Helwig Recreation Center
1:00 pm Football vs. North Central*
Holmgren Athletic Complex
With a special Viking Hall of Fame recognition at halftime
5:00 pm Women's Soccer vs. Millikin*
Holmgren Athletic Complex
7:30 pm Men's Soccer vs. Millikin*
Holmgren Athletic Complex
9:00 to 11:00 pm Young Alumni Event
Daily Bar & Grill
4560 N. Lincoln Avenue
This event is free, but your reservation is requested.

Sunday, October 14

Morning Sunday Worship
Explore local congregations
Noon Batting Practice for the Baseball Classic
1:00 pm Fifth Annual Viking Alumni Baseball Classic
Holmgren Athletic Complex
This event is free, but your reservation is required if you wish to play.

* Athletic Event pricing:

  • General Admission: $5
  • Non-North Park students: $3
  • Children under age 14: $1
  • North Park students, faculty, and staff with ID: Free