Any college or university can have a homecoming, but only one university has the Greatest Homecoming on Earth and that is North Carolina Agriculture and Technology State University in Greensboro.
The Greatest Homecoming on Earth (GHOE) is this week with events actually beginning on Saturday, Oct. 28 and running through Sunday, Nov. 5.
The homecoming football game begins at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4 at the Truist Stadium on the NC A&T SU campus where the Aggies will face Towson University. The game is sold out.
The GHOE Parade begins at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4 on Lindsay Street at the Murrow Boulevard intersection. The parade continues east on Lindsay Street and turns right on to Laurel Street where it ends. There is a limit of 14 marching bands in the parade, so even folks who are running a little late should get to see plenty of the parade.
Aggie Fan Fest hosted by the City of Greensboro will be held at War Memorial Stadium at 510 Yanceyville Street from 4 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3 and from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday Nov. 4.
The official Aggie Homecoming Alumni Reunion will be held Saturday, Nov. 4 beginning at 9 p.m. at the Koury Convention Center at 3121 Gate City Boulevard featuring Trouble Funk. Tickets are $69.95 to $75 and are currently still available.
The Aggie Homecoming Concert sponsored by the NC A&T State University Government Association, Student University Activities Board and Diamond Life Concerts is Saturday, Nov. 4 at the Greensboro Coliseum featuring Summer Walker, Lil Durk with Flo Milli, Coco Jones and YTB Fatt. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com and specially priced A&T student tickets can be purchased through the NC A&T State University ticket office website.
There are host of other events all during the GHOE week. More complete information about those events can be found at https://www.ncat.edu/homecoming/