McKendree University Celebrates Homecoming Friday – Sunday


McKendree University in Lebanon is celebrating their homecoming this weekend and WGEL will be part of the fun Saturday.

Holly Weathers, with the university’s alumni relations department, told WGEL the homecoming activities include fun for the whole family. It kicks off Friday with a bags tournament. Saturday’s activities include a parade, a BBQ, a fun zone for the kids, and a Reunion Zero tailgate party.

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Weathers told us Saturday’s Reunion Zero tailgate party will include country music, a mechanical bull, and line dancing.

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WGEL’s Ryan Mifflin will provide the country music for the tailgate party and will broadcast live from the event. Following tailgating, the McKendree Bearcats will take on the Southwest Baptist University Bearcats at 1:00 p.m.

On Sunday, couples who met at McKendree will be able to participate in a Bearcat Couple Vow Renewal ceremony on campus.

For information, call 537-6826 or CLICK HERE.

SOURCEGraphic courtesy of McKendree University
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