Join Us for Hocking College Homecoming 2016

Hocking College and the Hocking College Foundation are pleased to announce that Homecoming and Family Weekend will be held October 1st and 2nd. There are a variety of events planned and Hocking alumni and the surrounding community are invited to participate.

    Saturday, October 1
    • Trail Horse Challenge (Opening Round), 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
      • Organized by the college's Equestrian Programs and Horse Club, this event challenges horse and rider as they complete obstacles along the campus trails. The public is invited to participate. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. Contact Michelle Wakeman at 740.753.6321 or wakemanm@hocking.edu for more information. Registration fees apply.

    • Fishing Derby, Robbins Crossing Pond, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
      • Organized by the student Wildlife Club. Kids 18 and under can compete for prizes in age-based categories such as biggest fish, smallest fish, first catch, and last catch.

    • Community Yard Sale and Surplus Auction, Student Center Parking Lot, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
      • Sign up to be a vendor at the Community Yard Sale! Contact Jessie McDonald at 740.753.7010 or mcdonaldj21@hocking.edu for more information.
      • Vendor registration deadline: September 23
      • Surplus Auction starts at 10:00 a.m.

    • Robbins Crossing Historical Village, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
      • The village will be open with historical displays, General Store sales, and the Hocking Woods Nature Center animal encounters.

    • Family Weekend, Student Center, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
      • A variety of kids activities including inflatables will be available. All ages welcome!

    • Homecoming Barn Dance, Horse Barn, 7:00 p.m.


    Sunday, October 2
    • Trail Horse Challenge (Championship Round and Fun Show), 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
      • Top finishers from Saturday’s Opening Round will compete for Championship trophies. There will also be a Fun Show that is open to anyone. Contact Michelle Wakeman at 740.753.6321 or wakemanm@hocking.edu for more information.

    • Homecoming Pep Rally and Cookout, Student Center Patio, 11:00 a.m.
      • Join us for our Homecoming celebration!

    • Homecoming Football Game – Nelsonville-York Boston Field, 1:00 p.m.
      • Hocking Hawks vs. Michigan State University Spartans Club Team Bus transportation will be provided to and from the game.

Primitive camping will be available on campus throughout the weekend for only $20. Firewood will be for sale by the student Forestry Club. Contact Scott Pugh at 740.753.6315 or pughd@hocking.edu for camping information.

Like the Hocking College Alumni Association page on Facebook for updates throughout the year.

Contact 740.753.7010 / alumni@hocking.edu with any questions.

See photos from 2014 Homecoming / Hocktoberfest event.
See photos from 2013 Homecoming / Hocktoberfest event.
See photos from 2012 Homecoming.

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