Homecoming



Homecoming is a week full of exciting events for UCF students, alumni, faculty, and staff alike! The mission of Homecoming at the University of Central Florida is to provide the Student Body with a week’s worth of events leading up to the Homecoming football game. It is a chance for students to have fun, connect with others and celebrate all that it means to be a UCF Knight. Our mission is to make UCF Homecoming the pinnacle of campus unity and spirit.

Homecoming Kickoff featuring Knights Got Talent

October 24, 5:30 PM Kickoff, 8 PM Showtime
Memory Mall

Kick-off the best week of the year with Homecoming Kick-off. Enjoy live performances, a DJ, and lots of free swag! Make sure you stay awhile to support your fellow Knights as they showcase their special talents! UCF Homecoming presents Knights Got Talent. Make sure to bring your own blanket and chair to sit out to enjoy the show comfortably! This event is free for both the community and UCF students.

Movie Knight

October 25, 8:15 PM (Doors open at 8 PM)
Pegasus Ballroom

Join Buzz Lightyear and friends on a new adventure! Come out for free popcorn and a free movie, did we mention lots of free swag! This event is free for both the community and UCF students.

Comedy Knight

October 26, 8 PM (Doors open at 7 PM)
Addition Financial Arena

Enjoy an evening laughing with your fellow Knights at Comedy Knight 2022! This year’s act is Marlon Wayans, most commonly known for ‘White Chicks,’ the Scary Movie Franchise, and ‘The Wayans Bros.’ Doors open at 7PM and show starts at 8PM. Floor seating is available on a first come, first serve basis.

Concert Knight

October 27, 8 PM (Doors open at 7 PM)
Addition Finacial Arena

UCF Homecoming is proud to announce a high energy Concert Knight featuring T-Pain!

Student tickets are free with a valid student ID. Student early access passes will be available for purchase at Ticket Distribution. Tickets for the public may be purchased through Addition Financial Arena.

For additional information please contact hcmusic@ucf.edu

Spirit Splash

October 28, 12 PM
Reflecting Pond

Our biggest tradition is back! UCF Homecoming presents Spirit Splash. Students will be able to run into the reflecting pond and catch the famous homecoming duck at UCF’s greatest celebration. There will be special guest speakers, as well as performances from the Cheer Team, Knightmoves, and Marching Knights!

This event is free for both the community and UCF students.

Step Show

October 28, 7 PM
Addition Financial Arena

UCF Homecoming and the National Pan-Hellenic Council will be hosting its Step Show Competition. This will not only serve as a showcase of one of the most significant cultural aspects that all of NPHC organizations were created upon, but also a platform for our Black, Greek-Lettered Organizations to display their talents to the University and surround community.

Student tickets are free with a valid student ID. Tickets for the public may be purchased through Addition Financial Arena.

For additional information please contact hcstep@ucf.edu

Fireworks Festival

October 28, 9:30 PM (Lawn opens at 9:00 PM)
Memory Mall

John us on Memory Mall during to enjoy the traditional fireworks display! Feel free to bring your own towel, blanket, or chair to sit on and enjoy comfortably. The lawn opens at 9 pm for seating and fireworks go off at 9:30 pm.

This event is free for both the community and UCF students.

Royalty Crowning

October 29, UCF vs Cincinnati Football Game @ Halftime
FBC Mortgage Stadium

Watch the Knights take on Cincinnati and during half-time UCF’s 2022-23 Homecoming court will be crowned.