FROM STAFF REPORTS
A weeklong of activities for Bethune-Cookman University’s annual homecoming celebration will kick off Friday, Oct. 18, with the Tastes of Culture around the World event. It will culminate with a football game on Saturday, Oct. 26 with the Wildcats playing South Carolina State at Municipal Stadium beginning at 4 p.m.
This year’s theme is “Wildcat Nation: A Nation Like No Other.”
The annual Homecoming parade will once again take place down Mary McLeod Bethune Boulevard on Oct. 26. It starts at 9 a.m. from the Daytona Mall, ending at Daisy Stocking Park.
The grand marshals of the parade this year will be B-CU President Edison Jackson and Mrs. Florence Jackson; Daytona Beach Mayor Derrick Henry, and his wife, Dr. Stephanie Henry; and Joan Thompson from the Class of 1968.
A complete list of activities can be found online at www.cookman.edu/homecoming.