It’s homecoming time at the University of Central Florida and alumni are invited to show their black and gold spirit as UCF celebrates its 50th anniversary. Gather your fellow Knights and friends at one of the following UCF Alumni Association events.
UCF’s Golden Homecoming Kicks off with Alumni Events
A longstanding University of Central Florida (UCF) tradition, homecoming is not only an experience celebrated by students, but an opportunity for alumni to revisit and reconnect with their alma mater. This year, UCF is marking its 50th anniversary with a Golden Homecoming.
With a number of events sponsored by the UCF Alumni Association, there are many opportunities for alumni to proudly display their UCF spirit.
UCF Alumni Association Sponsored Events
For more information or to reserve tickets for any of the following UCF Alumni Association events, visit http://ucfalumni.com/events/
Thursday, November 7, 6 p.m.
UCF Black & Gold Gala
Held at the UCF CFE Arena, the Black & Gold Gala celebrates the achievements of UCF alumni who have “reached for the stars.” The evening includes a cocktail reception and a silent auction to benefit the UCF Alumni Association Trust Scholarship Fund, followed by dinner and an awards program. Tickets are $70 and corporate tables are available for $800.
Friday, November 8
Black & Gold Day
Black & Gold Day is celebrated all day long. UCF alumni all over the globe are asked to proclaim their school spirit by wearing black and gold attire to work, out on the town or wherever they may be.
Friday, November 8, 7:30 a.m.
Homecoming Golf Tournament
UCF alumni and friends are invited to grab their clubs to play one of the largest golf tournaments in Central Florida, at Walt Disney World Resort’s Magnolia Course. Cost is $125 per player and includes range balls, cart, green fees, a continental breakfast and an awards luncheon. Hole sponsorships are available for $800 and include four players and signage.
Friday, November 8, 9 p.m. – Midnight
Black & Gold Takeover
Hosted by the Young Alumni Chapter, join fellow UCF alumni at Ember in Downtown Orlando for a black and gold takeover of the venue, the night before the Homecoming Football Game. Tickets are $10.
Saturday, November 9, 4-6 p.m.
Indoor Tailgate Party
The UCF Alumni Association is bringing the tailgate indoors to the UCF Fairwinds Alumni Center. Admission is free for all UCF alumni and their guests (just show your alumni key card at the door).
Saturday, November 9, 7 p.m.
Homecoming Football Game
For more information, visit http://ucfalumni.com/events/