Homecoming is back, and it's our first officially as Cal Poly Humboldt! Come celebrate with us! Enjoy amusement attractions, local food vendors, live music, games, and more throughout the week. Come one, come all, as this event is open to everyone in the community. We look forward to having our Alumni and families join us over the weekend. It's sure to be fun time!

We have a great lineup of events that will give everyone opportunities to play, connect, celebrate, and embrace what it means to be a Lumberjack. Events include Drag Queen Bingo with Mo Heart, a Comedy show with actor and comedian Felipe Esparza, Clubs Fair, Pep Rally, and more! The events are open to all students, faculty, and staff.

You can also help ensure that students can continue on their path to graduation by giving to the Student Adversity Fund.

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Events

Saturday, October 1, 2022

Potawot Annual Day of Caring

Students, alumni and community members can come together to volunteer at the Potawot Community Food Garden.

RSVP to Volunteer

For more information visit yes@humboldt.edu or call 707-826-4965.

Location: Potawot Community Food Garden Time: 9:30am to 12:30pm

Golden Grad Brunch

Join alumni who graduated from 1969-1973 to celebrate their Golden Graduation! Golden Grad are alumni who graduated 50 years ago.  We are thrilled to be able to have our golden grads back on campus for their induction!

Location: Goodwin Forum (Nelson Hall 102) Time: 10:00am Cost: TBD

Sunday, October 2, 2022

Men's Soccer vs. Cal Poly Pomona

Come out and cheer on the Cal Poly Humboldt Men's Soccer team as they take on Cal Poly Pomona! Go Lumberjacks!

Location: College Creek Field Time: 11:30am Cost: Humboldt Students Free with ID

Women's Soccer vs. Cal Poly Pomona

Come out and cheer on the Cal Poly Humboldt Women's Soccer team as they take on Cal Poly Pomona! Go Lumberjacks!

Location: College Creek Field Time: 2:00pm Cost: Humboldt Students Free with ID

Monday, October 3, 2022

Homecoming Pep Rally

Join us for our Homecoming Pep Rally at the Student Activities Center Quad! Food, games, a photo booth, and a DJ will be there, along with a homecoming shirt giveaway and updates from athletics.

Location: Student Activities Center Quad Time: 11:30am to 1:30pm

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Sustainable Transportation Fair and DJ!

The Sustainability Office is hosting a fair to promote healthy, low cost and environmentally friendly transportation options and resources to the campus community. This event will showcase Humboldt Bike Share, ZipCar, local transit, bike repair demos, pedal power technologies and more. Come for the demos, displays, giveaways and sign-ups!

And, enjoy music from a local DJ!

Location: Student Activities Center Quad Time: 11:30am to 1:30pm

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Clubs Fair and DJ!

Get to know the clubs at Cal Poly Humboldt! There will be games and a homecoming shirt giveaway!

And, music by a local DJ!

Location: Student Activities Center Quad Time: 11:30am to 2:00pm

Thursday, October 6, 2022

Live Music on the Quad!

Come listen to the musical talents of Blueberry Hill Boogie Band!

Location: Student Activities Center Quad Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Men's Soccer vs. Stanislaus State

Come out and cheer on the Cal Poly Humboldt Men's Soccer team as they take on Stanislaus State! Go Lumberjacks!

Location: College Creek Field Time: 12:30pm Cost: Humboldt Students Free with ID

Women's Soccer vs. Stanislaus State

Come out and cheer on the Cal Poly Humboldt Women's Soccer team as they take on Stanislaus State! Go Lumberjacks!

Location: College Creek Field Time: 3:00pm Cost: Humboldt Students Free with ID

International Film Screening

Location: John Van Duzer Theatre Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Drag Queen Bingo with Mo Heart

Sashay this way and join us for a fabulous night of Drag Bingo hosted by Ru Paul Drag Race contestant Mo Heart!

Location: Jolly Giant Commons Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Friday, October 7, 2022

Homecoming & Family Weekend Check-In

Alumni, family and friend registered guests can check-in to recieve their Homecoming and Family weekend shirt, swag and more!  We're excited to have you on campus!

Location: Student Activities Center Quad Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm

DJ on the Quad!

Get in the homecoming spirit with music on quad. 

Location: Student Activities Center Quad Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Forever Humboldt Families Mixer

Join other Cal Poly Humboldt families for the opportunity to get to know each other. University faculty and staff will also be present to help welcome you all to campus and answer any questions you might have. We're excited to have you join the Lumberjack Family!

Location: Septentrio Winery (650 6th St, Arcata, CA 95521) Time: 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner

Location: Blue Lake Casino Saphire Palace Time: 6:00pm Cost: Tickets available at humboldtathletics.com

Comedian Felipe Esparza

Los Angeles comedian, actor, and winner of Last Comic Standing, Felipe Esparza, as seen in the Netflix special Bad Decisions!

Location: John Van Duzer Theatre Time: 8:00pm to 10:00pm Cost: free for students, $30 general / $35 at the door

Saturday, October 8, 2022

Forever Humboldt at Farmer's Market

Come explore the community and visit Forever Humboldt at the Farmer's Market! Check out the fantastic farmers in our region, stop in to the Cal Poly Humboldt Bookstore and swing by the Forever Humboldt tent on the plaza.  

Location: Arcata Plaza Time: 9:00am to 2:00pm

Homecoming Block Party

This year's Block Party includes local food vendors, live music, games, and more!

Location: G11 and FS9 Parking lots Time: 11:00am to 4:30pm

Homecoming & Family Weekend Check-In

Alumni, family and friend registered guests can check-in to recieve their Homecoming and Family weekend shirt, swag and more! We're excited to have you on campus!

Location: G11 Parking Lot Time: 11:00am to 4:30pm

Portugal. The Man

Our Homecoming Block Party headliner is Portugal. The Man plus the Free Nationalists and Sunsquabi! The event is FREE and open to everyone!

Location: Corner of Harpst & Rossow, Arcata Time: 11:30am to 4:30pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Sonoma State University

Come out and cheer on the Cal Poly Humboldt Women's Volleyball team as they take on Sonoma State! Go Lumberjacks!

Location: Lumberjack Arena Time: 5:00pm Cost: Humboldt Students Free with ID

Sunday, October 9, 2022

Alumni Legacy Family Brunch

Families with multi-generational alumni and students are invited to join Forever Humboldt for brunch. We're excited to hear the stories of families who are alumni and why their students have decided to follow in their legacy path!

For more information and to register, please contact forever@humboldt.edu or call 707-826-3132.

Location: Samoa Cookhouse Time: 10:00am