The highlight of homecoming week is the Golden Norsemen football game.  This year NEO will take on Trinity Valley with a 2 p.m. kickoff.  Wear your homecoming shirt and come support the Norsemen!


Monday, September 30th – LAUNCH EVENT 
4:30-8:00pm - Window Decorating Competition.  Fall festival with food, games, and photo booth
6:30pm - Turn fountain blue, and light up the campus
8:30pm - Music on the Mall

Tuesday October 1 - COMPETITION

6:00pm - Sand volleyball tournament (will be changed to dodge ball in case of inclement weather).
8:00pm - Ventriloquist Marc Rubben - Commons Hall

Wednesday, October 2nd – S’MORE FUN AT NEO

9:00pm-11:00pm – Music, Games & S’mores
at the Amphitheater for NEO Students 


Thursday, October 3rd - ROYAL NIGHT

4:30pm-6:00pm - Art Exhibit by Ted Watts in the Charles Banks Wilson Gallery / Kah Ne Hall
6:30pm - Homecoming King and Queen Pageant - Fine Arts
9:00pm - Homecoming Dance and voting on Mr. Ms. Norse Spirit - Calcagno Family Ballroom

Friday, October 4th - PEP RALLY

12:00pm - Golden Norsement scramble at Peoria Ridge Golf Course - Shotgun start
6:30pm-8:00pm - Alumni Social/Crossland Complex
8:00pm-9:00pm - Pep rally at the fountain

Saturday, October 5th - GAME DAY 

8:00am - Breakfast with Champions / O Club room in the Gym
10:00am - Parade
11:00am - Alumni Awards Banquet in Calcagno Family Ballroom
2:00pm - Kickoff
 *Coronation @ Halftime
6:00pm - Alumni After Party at the Kick-Off Bar and Grill