Wednesday, October 16

53:00 p.m. – 5 p.m.


Carnegie Green

Join the Office of Student Engagement for celebrating the start of Homecoming 2019, Em’s Ice Cream Truck will be serving ice cream. This mini ice-cream social will serve as a start to the rest of the homecoming week/weekends events.

Thursday, October 17

8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Campus-Wide Capture the Flag

Across Campus

Join the faculty, staff and students for a campus-wide game of capture the flag! More details soon.

Friday, October 18

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

DUPB Presents: Fall Fest

Campus Green

Join DU Programming Board for an exciting evening of fun, food, and fall festivities. Come ready to enjoy a delicious waffle cake and paint a pumpkin on Campus Green. Plus, you’ll have the chance to win a ticket to one of two DU Homecoming Hockey Games. Festivities start at 5pm! 

Friday – October 18

9 p.m. – midnight

Crimson & Gold Bash

Towers Ballroom

Campus Life & Inclusive Excellence invites all DU Students to the 4th Annual Crimson & Gold Bash! Dance and Celebrate Homecoming a live DJ, food and a photobooth! 

Friday – Saturday, October 18-19

All Day

Letters from HOMEcoming

Various events

Details coming soon!

Friday, October 18

3 p.m.

Crimson Classic 5K Run/Walk

2150 East Evans Avenue: Carnegie Green – Outside of Anderson Academic Commons

The University of Denver’s Seventh Annual Crimson Classic is a fun event bringing together faculty, staff and students to celebrate wellness and show our Pioneer pride.  All participants will receive a Crimson Classic tech t-shirt.


5 p.m.

Pints with Profs

Morgridge College of Education

Is there a professor you’ve always wanted to go to happy hour with? Let us know and it might just happen! Join your fellow DU alumni Friday evening before the game for Pints with Profs. We’ll bring the appetizers, you bring your pioneer pride.  If you’d like to nominate a professor, please email


7:07 p.m.

DU Men’s Hockey vs Boston College

Magness Arena

Cheer on the Pioneer Men’s Hockey team as they take on Boston College for the team’s home opener. Arrive early! 

Tickets go on sale in September!

General admission starting at $20

Saturday, October 19

5 p.m


Gates Field House

Celebrate Octoberfest DU Style with friends, family and fellow alumni at our annual Hocktoberfest events as we celebrate homecoming and kick off the 2019-20 hockey season! Join us for pre-game activities located in Gates Field House before the big game against Boston College. 

Admission is $25 ($20 entry, $5 gift to Athletics Excellence Fund) and includes: 

-Entry to Hocktoberfest

-Commemorative DU Homecoming Beer Stein

-German-style food 

-Ages 12 and under are free. 

Rent a tent for $150 ($140 entry & rental, $10 gift to Athletics Excellence Fund)! Includes:

  • 10x10 Tent for your mini-reunion group to gather inside the event
  • 2 Hocktoberfest tickets for you and a guest
  • German-style buffet
  • 6 foot table and 2 cocktail tables (with linens), 8 chairs
  • Tent signs
  • Early access and VIP check-in to Hocktoberfest to set up (tent décor and games encouraged!)

Hockey tickets must be purchased separately. 

7:07 p.m.

DU Men’s Hockey vs Boston College

Magness Arena

Cheer on your Denver Men’s Hockey as they take on Boston College.

Tickets go on sale in September!

General admission starting at $20