Homecoming activities began Monday, Oct. 12, and continue through Sunday, Oct. 18.
The school parade, usually held on Trade Street, has been moved to the Beatties Ford Road area, starting at West Charlotte High School and ending at JCSU. The parade will start at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17.
After the parade, JCSU will host a carnival-like event called Festiville, where the public can enjoy rides, cultural foods and entertainment. Admission is free.
The football game against Fayetteville State University will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 on the Eddie McGirt Football Field inside the Irwin Belk Complex.
National hip-hop artists Juelz Santana, Young Joc and Young Dro will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16 in the Jack S. Brayboy Gymnasium, following JCSU’s community-wide homecoming pep rally at 6 p.m., also in the gym.
For a complete list of prices for parking and other homecoming week events, go to www.jcsu.edu