BOONE—Appalachian State University alumni, students and friends are invited to celebrate “Home Sweet Home Appalachian” Oct. 10-11. The homecoming celebration includes annual traditions such as the Friday night homecoming dance and lip sync competition. The Mountaineers will face off against Liberty University Oct. 11 at Kidd Brewer Stadium at 3:30 p.m.
BOONE—On Homecoming weekend, the Appalachian Musical Theatre Ensemble will present the multi-award winning musical comedy “Urinetown” by Greg Kotis and Mark Hollmann. Performances take place at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 12, in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall on the Appalachian State University campus.
BOONE—Appalachian State University’s Women’s Theatre Troupe presents the new historical drama “Decision Height” by Meredith Dayna Levy in the intimate I.G. Greer Studio Theatre on campus. Feminism’s historical roots are examined in this production about the training of the first female service pilots.
BOONE—The 6th Annual Black Saturday 5K will be held Nov. 8 beginning at 8 a.m. at the Holmes Convocation Center on Rivers Street. The race is a fundraiser for the Recreation Management Association, a student organization, at Appalachian State University. Proceeds will benefit the Dr. Wayne Williams Scholarship Fund.