Game Day Activities

Game Day Activities

October 18th | All day
Multiple Locations

Homecoming Football Game – FIU vs. Marshall

Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Ocean Bank Field at FIU Stadium – 6:00pm

Game time! Watch as the FIU Panthers take on Marshall in a game that is sure to UNLEASH THE SPIRIT!

FIU Proud Parent & Family Brunch

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 in the FIU Stadium Club – 11:00am – 1:30pm

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.

Parent Leadership Council Meeting

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 – Time and Location TBA

The Parent Leadership Council’s goal and mission are to actively engage our parents and family of FIU students to become a prevalent leadership team. This meeting will include discussion on what in which our parents and families can support our students, ways that the Council can reach out to other family members, and identify ways to remain involved with the University (events, programs, fundraising, etc.).

Instilling the Panther Pride

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 – Time and Location TBA

Let us help you get “Pantherized” for the big game! We want to help you show your Panther Pride through poster making and other activities to get Panther young and old ready for victory. Remember the Homecoming slogan: “UNLEASH THE SPIRIT!” Go Panthers!

Roar Lounge, the official FIU alumni pre-game party

This unique tailgating experience will allow you to escape from the masses and indulge in food, beverages and music in a chic Miami atmosphere. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

FIU Retiree Reunion Homecoming Reception

All FIU Retirees are invited to a special reception in your honor, hosted by President and Mrs. Mark B. Rosenberg. For more information or to reserve your seat, please call Trudy Fernandez, Director of HR Relations at (305) 348-0101 or email

Homecoming Day Parade & Tailgate

This year’s Parade will be headlined by our Grand Marshall, DJ Irie, ’99!

The parade will start at 1:45 PM! The parade will start in Lot 9 (in front of ZEB building) and end in Tamiami Park. We encourage the entire Panther family to come out and enjoy the parade. There will plenty of floats, spirit cars, and walking brigades, so come out and cheer on the students, faculty, staff, and community members who will be participating and Unleashing their Panther Spirit!



Tailgate information coming soon.

The game is held at the Ocean Bank Field at FIU Stadium. Please click here to purchase your tickets or call 305-348-GAME.