Oct. 14 is the deadline for community entries for the 2011 McNeese State University Homecoming Parade scheduled to roll down Ryan Street at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20.
Entry fee is $50 per unit and this year's theme is "The Cowboy Brand." The Cowboys are playing the Bearkats of Sam Houston State for homecoming at 7 p.m. Oct. 22 in Cowboy Stadium.
Line-up for the parade begins at 3:30 p.m. in freshman parking Lot A near Cowboy Stadium. The parade will start at the intersection of Ryan and East LaGrange streets, turn south on Ryan and travel to McNeese Street, and turn east on McNeese and travel to Cowboy Stadium, where it will disband for the homecoming pep rally and fireworks display.
Visit the Homecoming website for a parade entry form, or call the McNeese Office of Student Services at 475-5706.