Bright Lights Storm City: Homecoming 2016 schedule

The Simpson College Campus Activities Board announced this week the theme for Homecoming 2016 is Bright Lights Storm City.


Sunday, Oct. 2:

– Street painting starts at 3 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 3:

– Homecoming kickoff at 5-8:30 p.m.
– Fireworks at dusk
– Medallion hunt starts
– Faculty/staff office and student door decorations begin
– Rolled Out of Bed Monday

Tuesday, Oct. 4:

– Student Government Association-sponsored flag football game at 7 p.m.
– Twin Tuesday

Wednesday, Oct. 5:

– Staff office and student door decorations end at 12 p.m.; judging starts at 1 p.m.
– Wacky Wednesday

Thursday, Oct. 6:

– Storm Relay at 5 p.m.
– Street painting ends at 3 p.m.; judging starts at 4 p.m.
– Character Thursday

Friday, Oct. 7:

– Yell Like Hell at 8:30 p.m.
– Dance Like Hell, iExperia at approximately 10 p.m.
– Storm Friday

Saturday, Oct. 8:

– Homecoming tailgate
– Homecoming game vs. Luther at 1 p.m.


Online signups for clubs and organizations participating in homecoming week events, including street painting, Storm Relay and Yell Like Hell started Monday and will close Friday this week.

Rules and guidelines:

To register for street painting, Storm Relay, or Yell Like Hell, click here.

Pre-registration for faculty, staff and student door decoration started Monday and will close Friday.

To register for door decorating, click here.

Online nominations for the Homecoming court opened Monday and will close Friday. Elections will be the following week in October.

To nominate someone for the Homecoming court, click here.

If anyone has any questions about Homecoming, contact Kelsey Schott at [email protected], Ashtyne Madsen at [email protected], Tre Loge at [email protected] or Sarah Baker at [email protected].