A celebration of Longwood's enduring spirit

JPB Stadium full for Homecoming Weekend

Homecoming 2024 Tailgate

Homecoming 2024 Tailgate

The roar of a sold-out home crowd. The laughter of good friends in the crisp fall air. Great food, music, and memories that make Homecoming one of the best weeks of your year.

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  • 3:30 - 7 p.m.
    • Check-In/Registration
  • 3:30 - 5 p.m.
    • Campus Tours
      • Are you curious about new buildings and where things are located? Explore campus with a current student. Tours last 45 minutes to an hour. All tours will start and end at Radcliff Hall. Not interested in a tour? Stop by the Rotunda to reconnect with old friends while making new connections with alumni of all ages.
  • 5 - 5:30 p.m.
    • Memorial Service
      • Reflect and remember classmates who are no longer with us during this special memorial service.
  • 9:30 p.m.
    • Campus Ghost Tours
      • Conclude your evening with a fun (yet spooky) campus ghost tour. Tours will begin on the Colonnades, and hot chocolate and warm apple cider will be served.


  • 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • 1 - 2 p.m.
    • Golden Get-Together: Show and Tell with Longwood Archives
      • Join fellow Gold Society members from the Class of 1974 and earlier for an exclusive tour of historical items in Greenwood Library’s Special Collections. Afterward, take a short walk across Brock Commons to the Joan Perry Brock Center for the men’s basketball game at 3 p.m. (Tickets for this game will be available in early fall—see below.)
  • 5 - 7 p.m.
    • Dinner on Campus or in Town
  • 9 p.m. - until
    • After Party / Live Music at Press Club
      • It will be a night to remember! Experience Farmville nightlife at local hot spot North Street Press Club with live music and dancing into the wee hours (if you aren’t too tired). The cover charge will be waived for registered guests with their Homecoming and Alumni Weekend credentials.


Note: Schedule and times are subject to change, so check back often! Be the first to hear about updates in our Longwood Alumni Facebook Group.



Students at Macados in Farmville

Dinner is included for those attending the Gold Society Induction and Homecoming Welcome Back kickoff event, both scheduled for Friday night. There are plenty of dining options on campus and around town for you to enjoy throughout the weekend!

You can find a list of area restaurants at VisitFarmville.com, which includes North Street Press Club, The Fishin’ Pig, Macado’s, Charley’s Waterfront Cafe, Bandidos, One19, The Brew House and many more! On-campus options include the Longwood dining hall, FarmGrill and Panda Express.


Holiday Inn Express - Farmville

While on-campus lodging will not be available for Homecoming guests, Farmville offers a wide array of hotels and housing options. You can find a comprehensive list of places to stay at VisitFarmville.com.

Longwood has reserved blocks of discounted rooms at a few area hotels, including the Hampton Inn, Tru by Hilton and Holiday Inn Express. You’ll receive more information on these discounted group rates and exclusive offer codes when you register. Note: These blocks of rooms fill fast, so don’t wait to book your accommodations!