BOONE—Due to inclement weather, three Friday night homecoming events at Appalachian State University have been moved from outdoor locations to the Holmes Convocation Center.
Events that will now be held in the Holmes Convocation Center are AppToberfest (which includes the alumni beer garden) starting at 6:30 p.m., the kazoo band contest starting at 7:30 p.m. and Spirit Under the Stars (which includes a live band, food, inflatables and the homecoming pep rally) starting at 8:30 p.m.
In addition, the homecoming parade has been canceled due to potentially severe weather.
About Appalachian State University
Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.