Let's get PUMPED UP for the first home Hornet football game! Come out to Welch Stadium for a pep rally to show our Hornet pride and support our student athletes! Enjoy music, games, and FREE FOOD!
- Applebee's Autograph Day: Student-Athlete Meet & Greet
- Cookout & Tailgate Atmosphere (with food provided by Applebee's)
- Music & Field Games
- Parade of Spirit Banners
RSOs and Residence Hall Floors: Participate in the Spirit Banner Contest and your group could win an awesome prize basket with Hornet swag and a free pizza party! The registration deadline is Friday, August 29 at 5:00PM.
Campus Departments: Participate in the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce decoration contest! Local businesses and campus departments can decorate their businesses/offices and compete for great prizes! For more information and to enter, contact the chamber at (620) 342-1600.
Sponored by Emporia State University, Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce, Applebee's, and KVOE.