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SWOSU Homecoming Parade Entry Forms Now Available
October 3, 2006
Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s annual Homecoming parade has a new time this year, and entry forms for the parade are now available.
SWOSU is celebrating Homecoming Saturday on October 28. Theme for this year is “Red, White & Bulldog!”
The parade will be held on Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m. in downtown Weatherford. Parade entry forms are available by calling the SWOSU Public Relations & Marketing Office at (580) 774-3063 or stopping by Room 205 of the Administration Building. Forms are also available at the Weatherford Area Chamber of Commerce office, located at Weatherford City Hall, and American Insurance Group, 301 N. Washington, in Weatherford.
Float entries are not limited to university organizations, so entries are welcome from area civic organizations and businesses. The winning float entry will win $1,300, while second place is worth $800. The third place winner will receive $500.
Many activities are planned during Homecoming including a reunion of the 1996 national championship football team; Dawg Fest; Centennial Cruise Car and Bike Show; alumni awards reception; chili cook-off; and football game.
Additional information about Homecoming is available by calling the SWOSU Alumni Office at (580) 774-3267 or the Public Relations & Marketing Office at (580) 774-3063.