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What could be better than a calendar full of Ball State events?

Welcome Home. The Ball State Alumni Association hosts exciting new and traditional events throughout the week and weekend for students, alumni and faculty. Join us as we celebrate Cardinals Around the World.

2017 homecoming logo: around the world

Homecoming 2017

Cardinals Around the World

Don't miss out on all the events coming up at this year's homecoming.

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CharlieTown

CharlieTown is $5 per person (5 and under are free) and includes food, non-alcoholic beverages, live music, pep rally, giveaways and a fun, festive environment. Beer and wine cash bar available.
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Upcoming Events


Campus Dinner

Join us for a homecoming-themed dining experience including a special menu and giveaway.


Air Jam

Come watch student organizations dance and compete in the annual lip-sync competition.


Bed Race

Come out for the 38th annual Bed Race, one of the most exciting traditions of Homecoming week.