Slippery Rock University's Homecoming Parade & Festival

Slippery Rock University’s Homecoming Weekend will be held during October 14-16, 2022. We are excited to announce this year’s theme, “Feeling 22!” celebrating popular songs and culture. The parade will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2022 at 10:00am on Main Street.

Parade festivities are suitable for the entire family. There will also be a large community festival called “Rock the Block” from 11am–1pm outside Mihalik Thompson Stadium. The festival will include family-friendly entertainment, activities, and novelties, free for the entire Slippery Rock Community.

As Homecoming is a celebration of the entire Slippery Rock and surrounding communities, we invite you to join in the festivities and participant in the parade. Please submit your parade entry at the following link:

Entry forms must be received by Friday, September 16, 2022.

Types of entries include:
FLOATS: Back of an open pickup truck, truck bed, hay wagon, etc. and must be pulled by a motor vehicle on the parade route.
CAR: Decorate car with riders. Additional members may walk behind or beside the car.
WALKING: Group members will walk and/or carry a banner that supports the parade theme.
MARCHING GROUP OR BAND: Marching or walking group that may include musical instruments, color guard, etc.

Additional details and judging criteria will be sent to group contacts after registration. If you have any questions, please email or call (724) 738-2092.

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Oct 15 2022 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Main Street
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
(724) 738-2092