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Miami Soul: Florida Memorial University's Homecoming lineup featuring T.I. in concert, tailgating, and more

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It’s homecoming time for Florida Memorial University, South Florida’s only Historically Black College & University (HBCU) and home to the Negro national anthem, Lift Every Voice and Sing. This year’s homecoming festivities includes T.I. as heading performer at the Homecoming concert and a full lineup of events and activities. All events are held at FMU’s campus at 15800 NW 42nd Ave in Miami Gardens. For more info and ticket information for the week’s festivities, visit FMU at www.FMUniv.edu.

Monday, February 8

Lion Block Out – Day Party

2PM – 6PM at Robinson Circle

Homecoming Pageant

7:30PM – 11:30PM at Smith Conference Center


Tickets are $3 for students and $5 for guests.

Tuesday, February 9

FMU Worship Service

11AM – 12PM at Susie C. Holley Chapel


As a Baptist-affiliated institution, the campus community kicks off Homecoming with an on-campus worship service.

Wednesday, February 10

Yard Show

12PM – 2PM at Robinson Circle

Foam Party

10PM – 2AM at Living & Learning building #4

Thursday, February 11

FMU National Alumni Association Conference

8AM – 6PM at Lehman Auditorium

Pep Rally & Stroll Off

4PM – 6PM on the Front Lawn

Fish Fry

6PM – Alumni parking lot

Alumni vs Student Flag Football

8PM – 10PM

FMU National Alumni Association President’s Reception

9PM – 12AM – Progressive Officers Club, 14690 NW 27th Ave, Opa-Locka

Friday, February 12

Alumni Homecoming Luncheon

12PM – 1:30PM at Smith Conference Center


The luncheon honors classes ending in 1’s and 6’s. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at fmuniv.edu/alumni/homecoming/reunion/alumni-reunion-luncheon/.

Greek Step Step Show & Concert featuring T.I.

7PM – 11PM – Front Lawn


Join the 99Jamz’ Dem Boyz, DJ Nails, and DJ Nasty for a Greek step show and a concert with T.I. performing live. Tickets are $30 for FMU students with FMU student ID, $40 in advance, and $50 day of show. Tickets can be purchased at fmuniv.edu/alumni/homecoming/reunion/homecoming-greek-step-show-and-concert-2016/

All Black Affair Official Homecoming Concert Afterparty

10PM – 3AM – Fate, 601 Silks Run, Hallandale


Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at AllBlackReloaded.eventbrite.com

Saturday, February 13

Homecoming Parade & Tailgate

8:30AM – 11AM – Along 183rd St and 42nd Ave


FMU students, alumni, and supporters will lead a parade starting at Miami Carol City Senior and traveling down 42nd Ave and ending at the campus.

Homecoming Tailgate

11am at FMU Athletic Wellness Center West Side parking lot

FMU Lions vs Voorheen College

Women’s Game: 4PM; Men’s Game: 6PM at Barry University, 11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami Shores


Tickets are $25 for both games and will be sold at the game.

Official FMU Homecoming After Party

10PM – 3AM at 1st Klass Cafe, 9940 Pines Blvd, Pembroke Pines


It’s a Homecoming finale and tickets are $16.82 and can be purchased at www.ThelionsDen2016.eventbrite.com

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