9 a.m.: Fourth Annual Collegiate and Campus Showcase

UA faculty, staff, and students share their expertise on a variety of topics throughout the day. Free and open to the public. There will be free shuttle cart service from the Tyndall Avenue Garage. For a complete list of presentations, visit Reserved parking is available in the Tyndall Garage at

5 p.m.: Bear Down Friday and Pep Rally

Join UA students, Coach Rich Rodriguez, Vice President for Athletics Greg Byrne, the Pride of Arizona marching band, the 2013 Homecoming Court, and more at the annual Homecoming pep rally oat Main Gate Square n University Boulevard. This year’s homecoming king and queen at about 5:30 p.m.


3 p.m.: Tents on the Mall west of Cherry Avenue.

Check out the UA Alumni Association's Wildcat for Life Tailgate Party on the Mall, which will have a live band, food and drink for sale, and a great view to watch the parade.

4:15 p.m.: Former U.S. Rep Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, will be the grand marshals of the homecoming parade, which starts at First Street and Cherry Avenue, and marches down University.

6 p.m.: Wildcat Walk starts at University and Cherry and foes south to Arizona Stadium.

8 p.m.: Arizona football hosts UCLA.