The 41st Annual Multiband Pops Concert will be Friday, Oct. 16 from 7:30–10 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall. The program will feature 15 music and dance ensembles as part of a musical extravaganza. The perennial highlight is the rousing performance by the Minuteman Marching Band, which comprises nearly the entire second half of the show.
The annual Homecoming Day Parade will kick off at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, with the Minutemen Marching Band leading the procession, which is expected to include about 15 floats. The route begins at Dallas Mall near McGuirk Alumni Stadium, travels along University Drive to Amity Street, then to North Pleasant, Massachusetts Avenue and back to University Drive, ending at MinuteFan Way near Lot 11.