SEPTEMBER 21-23, 2018

Homecoming is always a fun-filled weekend that offers a wonderful opportunity to share your Mount Allison experience with family, while mingling with students and alumni. To make Homecoming even better, this year's homecoming Weekend will also coincide with the Sackville Fall Fair! Visit the Town of Sackville's website for their full schedule of events!

Friday, September 21, 2018

MtA Homecoming Golf Classic MtA Homecoming Golf Classic(1)
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Amherst Golf and Country Club
The Golf Classic has raised over $130,000 for Mount Allison University Athletics since 2009. As a result, we have been able to invest in significant program enhancements in scholarship funds, coach and leadership support, recruitment, and team equipment.
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Women's Soccer: St FX vs MtA Mounties
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Alumni Field

Men's Soccer: St FX vs MtA Mounties
Time: 7:15 p.m.
Location: Alumni Field

Port Cities port cities
Time: 10:30 p.m. - 1 p.m.  
Location: Sackville Fall Fair Main Tent, 96 Main St
Port Cities’ rootsy pop showcases the Nova Scotia trio’s devotion to songwriting. Winners of five NS Music Awards, a SOCAN #1 Award, and stints at #1 on CBC and Spotify charts, Port Cities has been showcased in several festivals across Europe. The band’s success is built on the belief that a good song is a good song. 19+ show. FREE ADMISSION!


Saturday, September 22, 2018

Prospective Students – Campus Tours
Time: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Book a campus tour – includes tickets to the game.

Bookstore open
Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre, basement
Get all your Mounties swag at the MtA bookstore!


Mounties Homecoming Football Brunch
Time: 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre, Tweedie Hall
Paul Henry ('85) and Jonathan Graves ('15) invite you to join them for a Homecoming brunch in celebration of Mounties Football. All Mounties' supporters, family, friends, and alumni are invited to attend.  Register today! 

Sackville Fall Fair Parade Homecoming students 2016
Time: 1 p.m.
Line the streets and enjoy our biggest parade to date! Starts at Drew Nursing Home and follows Main St. to Bridge, then Bridge to Lorne, ending near the Via Rail Station.

Homecoming Football Game: MtA Mounties vs. St. FX
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Alumni Field
Students, alumni, family and friends are invited to cheer on our Mounties as they take on St FX. Tickets will be available at all Alumni Field gates. #Mountiepride

The Ray Oliver Band
Time: 10 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Location: Sackville Fall Fair Main Tent, 96 Main St
Founded in the summer of 1985 in Sackville NB, the Ray Oliver Band has been thrilling Maritime audiences for over three decades. Their honest rock sound has featured covers from Lynyrd Skynyrd and ZZ Top in the early years on to Tragically Hip and Foo Fighters covers more recently. Ages 19+

Sunday, September 23, 2018

 

Women's soccer: Acadia vs. MtA Mounties

Time: 1 p.m. Women's soccer Mounties on Alumni Field.
Location: Alumni Field

Men's soccer: Acadia vs. MtA Mounties
Time: 3:15 p.m.
Location: Alumni Field


Additional Weekend Activities

Laser Tag with Ground Zero
Time: Friday from 6:00-9:00 pm, Saturday from Noon-10:00 pm and Sunday from noon-5:00pm
Location: MtA King Street Parking Lot Field
$5.00 for 10 minutes of play or buy 2 and get your 3rd session free.
Laser Tag is like paint ball with no paint and no pain. Come have a “Blast” with Ground Zero! Check out www.groundzerolasertag.com for more details

Hinchey’s Rides and Amusements 
Time: Friday from 6:00-9:00 pm, Saturday from 12:00-10:00 pm and Sunday from 12:00-5:00 pm.
Location: MtA King Street Parking Lot Field
Tickets are $1.25 each, 15 for $15, 30 for $25, or a bracelet is $26.00.

Fireworks
Time: 9:00pm with a rain date of 8:30pm on Saturday, September 22nd
Location: Tantramar Regional High School, 223 Main Street,
Bring a blanket or a chair and find a spot at Tantramar High School to watch the biggest fireworks show in the region The Visitor Information Centre and TransCanada Trail are also great viewpoints!

Check out the entire Fall Fair lineup!