COMMUNITY EVENTS

PANTHERMONIUM CONCERT – OCT. 18, 2015

Featuring Rae Sremmurd and Flosstradamus
Doors Open at: 6:30 p.m.
Venue: FIU Stadium

Arguably the biggest event of the year, FIU’s Panthermonium Homecoming concert, will feature internationally acclaimed artists. This event is open to the public with general admission floor seats readily available until the event sells out.

PANTHER PROWL COMEDY SHOW – OCT. 21, 2015

Featuring: Jeff Ross & Natasha Leggero
Doors Open at: 6:00 p.m.
Venue: FIU Arena

One of the biggest and funniest events Homecoming has to offer. Come on out and enjoy these stand up acts and let yourself get lost in the comedy! Previous acts include Kevin Hart, the Wayans Brothers and Mike Epps. General Admission floor seats are now available.

ROAR LOUNGE

Time: 2:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M.
Location: In front of Parkview, on the North Side of the FIU Stadium

Leave the grill at home and join our family-friendly atmosphere prior to kick-off for the ultimate pre-game experience. Roar Lounge offers something for everyone, including music, food, beverages, giveaways, appearances by the FIU Marching Band and much more. The FIU Alumni Association will help get you pumped up during these exclusive, air-conditioned tailgate parties. To register for the event, visit FIUalumni.com/roar.

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PARENT AND FAMILY DAY – OCT. 24, 2015

Join us for one of FIU’s greatest traditions: Parent and Family Day. We have planned a day filled with fun and FIU spirit. Below is an outline of the day’s activities. We hope that you will consider joining us! Registration for Parent and Family Day is open through orientation.fiu.edu/parents. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Orientation and Parent Programs Office at 305 348 6414 or orient@fiu.edu

PROUD PARENT AND FAMILY BRUNCH

Saturday, October 24, 2015 – Graham Center Ballrooms – 10:00am
Join us for the best way to start your FIU Homecoming experience: the FIU Proud Parent and Family Brunch! This event will include catered brunch, appearances by Roary the FIU mascot, FIU cheerleaders, give-a-ways, and other great entertainment. Our FIU President, Mark Rosenberg, will also be in attendance to meet your FIU proud Family.

PROUD PARENT AND FAMILY ASSOCIATION MEETING

Saturday, October 24, 2015 – Location: TBA
The Proud Parent and Family Association’s goal and mission are to actively engage our parents and family of FIU students to become a prevalent leadership team. Our meeting on October 24th will include discussion on ways in which parents and families can support our students, ways that the council can reach out to other family members, and to identify ways to remain involved with the university (events, programs, fundraising etc.).

INSTILLING THE PANTHER PRIDE

Saturday, October 24, 2015 – GC Pit – 12pm-3pm
Let us help you get ready to get “Pantherized” for the big game! Orientation and Parent Programs want to help you show your Panther Pride through poster making, and other activities to get Panthers young and old ready for victory. Remember the Homecoming slogan: “UNLEASH THE SPIRIT”! Go Panthers!

HOMECOMING PARADE

Saturday, October 24, 2015
Join your student, alumni, faculty, staff and members of the community as we showcase our FIU pride, spirit and unity. This year’s Homecoming Parade is going to feature various FIU organizations, floats, performers, marching bands, dancers and more. The parade will lead to the tailgating area before the Homecoming game!
Time: 3:30pm
Location: Parade Starts at Lot 3

FIU TAILGATE

Saturday, October 24, 2015 – 12:00PM
Join as at the official tailgate tent for FIU Parents and Family to tailgate before the game. This will be a fun filled event complete with food, fun, cash bar and traditional tailgate games!
Location: Lot 6
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