Schedule

Check back often for updates to the developing schedule!

  • Friday, September 16

    Time: 9:30 A.M. – 2:30 P.M.
    Varsity Club Golf Outing

    Location: Bermuda Run West

    9:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
    Reynolda House Museum of American Art

    General Admission
    Reynolda House Museum of American Art
    As part of your homecoming experience, tour Reynolda’s fall exhibition Chrome Dreams and Infinite Reflections: American Photorealism. General admission also includes the historic house exhibition, Louise Nevelson: Architect of Light and Shadow. Tickets available at Reynolda.org 

    10:00 A.M. – 8:00 P.M.
    Homecoming Welcome Center

    Green Room and Magnolia Patio, Reynolda Hall

    10:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
    Timothy S. Y. Lam Museum of Anthropology
    Located in Palmer Hall off Carroll Weathers Drive – #31 on the campus map. Visit the new space and browse the Lam Museum of Anthropology galleries including featured exhibits Life after Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico and Living Arts of the Hopi. Refreshments and family crafts offered beginning at 2:30 P..M.

    11:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.
    Golden Deacs, Class of 1972 and earlier

    Suite 401, Benson Fourth Floor

    11:30 A.M., 12:30 P.M., 1:30 P.M.
    Deactown: Wake Forest Athletics Facilities Tour
    Meet at the Deacon statue in front of the Sutton Sports Performance at 1 Wellman Way. Please register in advance to reserve your spot.

    2:00 P.M. – 3:15 P.M.
    Wake Pride: 10th Anniversary of the LGBTQ+ Center Alumni & Student Panel
    ZSR Auditorium
    Join us for a panel focused on alumni & student LGBTQ+ experiences as we celebrate 10 years of the Center on campus!

    2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
    Not the Library You Remember! ZSR Library Tours
    ZSR Library Atrium
    Join us for fast and fun tours (30 minutes) that highlight how the ZSR Library is not the library you remember! We will begin in ZSR Atrium and end in Special Collections & Archives. In between, we will visit the wonderful new study spaces in the ZSR Library and drop in on some of our campus partners now located in ZSR!

    2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
    Wake Downtown Open House

    You are welcome to stop by Wake Downtown and tour the facility between 2 – 4 P.M. on Friday, September 16. Pick up a self-guided tour map at the Information Desk. Interact and learn with the QR codes as your walk through the building. See this page for directions and parking.

    2:00 P.M. 4:00 P.M.
    Computer Science and Mathematics & Statistical Sciences Open House
    Manchester Patio, outside the 1st floor entrance of Manchester Hall

    3:00 P.M. 4:30 P.M.
    School of Business Reception
    Farrell Hall
    Reynolds American Foundation Terrance
    Join us for a drop-in reception and reconnect with faculty, staff, and fellow alumni. Remarks at 4:00 p.m.

    3:00 P.M. 5:00 P.M.
    Religious Studies Open House
    Divinity/Religious Studies Room 116

    3:30 P.M. 4:30 P.M.
    LGBTQ+ Center Open House & Reception
    LGBTQ+ Center, Benson University Center 311
    An opportunity for connection and networking among alumni, students, faculty and staff as part of the Center’s 10th Anniversary celebration. Light refreshments will be provided.

    4:00 P.M.
    WF Field Hockey vs. Richmond
    Kentner Stadium

    4:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.
    Party So Dear

    Manchester Plaza

    7:00 P.M. – 10:30 P.M.
    Class of 1972 50TH Reunion Class Event

    Suite 401, Benson University Center

    7:30 P.M. – 10:30 P.M.
    10TH – 45TH Reunion Class Events

    Reunion Village, Poteat Field

    7:00 P.M.
    WFU Theatre Production:
    This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing by Finegan Kruckemeyer, Directed by Brook Davis
    The Tedford Stage, Scales Fine Arts Center

    7:30 P.M. – 11:30 P.M.
    WFQ Wake Pride Hang-Out
    Incendiary Brewing Company

    8:30 P.M. Late!
    5TH Reunion Class Event
    Last Resort

    8:00 P.M.
    Cinema Under the Stars
    Free Admission
    Reynolda House Museum of American Art
    Enjoy the film Lala Land against one of Winston-Salem’s most beautiful backdrops – Reynolda! Curated by a/perture cinema, this year’s film series draws inspiration from Reynolda’s fall exhibition, Chrome Dreams and Infinite Reflections: American Photorealism. Please bring your own chair or blanket. Guests can enjoy free admission to the exhibition between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Beer and wine will be available for purchase on the grounds beginning at 7:30 p.m. The movie will begin at sunset, around 8:30 p.m. Event weather permitting.

  • Saturday, September 17

    9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.
    Service of Remembrance
    Wait Chapel

    9:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
    Reynolda House Museum of American Art
    General Admission

    Reynolda House Museum of American Art
    As part of your homecoming experience, tour Reynolda’s fall exhibition Chrome Dreams and Infinite Reflections: American Photorealism. General admission also includes the historic house exhibition, Louise Nevelson: Architect of Light and Shadow. Tickets available at Reynolda.org 

    10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
    55th Reunion Brunch for the Class of 1967
    Location on campus TBA
    Join classmates for mimosas and brunch to celebrate your 55th Reunion!

    10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
    Wake Pride: 10th Anniversary of the LGBTQ+ Center Brunch & Program
    Magnolia Room, Reynolda Hall
    For 10 years, the LGBTQ+ Center has provided education, advocacy and support around gender identity and sexual orientation to Wake Forest’s students, faculty and staff. The Center has helped a generation of Deacs find a safe and affirming home away from home. Join us for brunch and a brief program as we celebrate all the Center has done for the Wake Forest community and look ahead to an exciting future! Registration required.

    10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
    AWFUBA Business Meeting

    BSA Lounge Patio, Kitchin Hall 005,

    10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
    Festival on the Quad &
    Homecoming Welcome Center
    Hearn Plaza (The Quad)

    10:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
    Timothy S. Y. Lam Museum of Anthropology
    Located in Palmer Hall off Carroll Weathers Drive – #31 on the campus map. Visit the new space and browse the Lam Museum of Anthropology galleries including featured exhibits Life after Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico and Living Arts of the Hopi. We will also have a space on Hearn Plaza during Festival on the Quad.

    11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
    Sustainability Alumni Brunch
    Palmer Hall
    All alumni working in, or passionate about, sustainability and the environment are invited to join us at our annual Homecoming brunch. Come meet friends, old and new, and enjoy brunch and mimosas before you cheer on our Deacs against Liberty!

    We look forward to sharing exciting news about our research and educational programs with you. Friends and family of alumni are welcome to attend. Attendance is free but pre-registration is kindly requested for catering purposes.

    11:00 A.M.
    WFU Theatre Production:
    This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing by Finegan Kruckemeyer, Directed by Brook Davis

    The Tedford Stage, Scales Fine Arts Center
    The play is suitable for all ages, with a target age of 8-12 yrs.  

    1:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.
    Alumni Tailgate
    Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

    3:30 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.
    Intercultural Center Tailgate
    Tennis Courts near Indoor Tennis Center

    5:00 P.M.
    WFU VS. Liberty Football Game

    Truist Field

    6:30 – 11:30 P.M.
    Cinema Under the Stars
    Free Admission
    Reynolda House Museum of American Art

  • Sunday, September 18

    9:00 A.M.
    Dedication of Strings Parlor in Johnson Hall

    Johnson Hall
    All are welcome as we honor the first women community builders at Wake Forest alongside generations of inclusive student voices. We look forward to seeing you for a light breakfast, brief remarks and tours of this renovated residence hall.

    11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
    Homecoming Worship Service

    Wait Chapel
    All are welcome as Dr. Jonathan Lee Walton, Dean of the WFU School of Divinity, preaches and the University Gospel Choir shares in song.

    1:30 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.
    Reynolda House Museum of American Art
    General Admission

    Reynolda House Museum of American Art
    As part of your homecoming experience, tour Reynolda’s fall exhibition Chrome Dreams and Infinite Reflections: American Photorealism. General admission also includes the historic house exhibition, Louise Nevelson: Architect of Light and Shadow. Tickets available at Reynolda.org 

    2:00 P.M.
    WFU Theatre Production:
    This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing by Finegan Kruckemeyer, Directed by Brook Davis

    The Tedford Stage, Scales Fine Arts Center
    The play is suitable for all ages, with a target age of 8-12 yrs.