Winthrop University: Featured Student Events
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Featured Student Events


Eagle EateryHomecoming Spirit Meal 

Monday, Nov. 8, 5-7:30 p.m., Eagle Eatery

Come kick off Homecoming Week right with special Homecoming-themed food that will take you right into Wonderland, eating competitions, live music and prizes. We will also announce the 2021 Royalty Court!* Special appearances from Big Stuff and the Spirit Squad.

*Voting will happen Nov. 8-12. Winners will be announced during halftime of the Winthrop vs. Mercer Homecoming game on Saturday, Nov. 13, at 2 p.m. 

Homecoming Pep RallyWinthrop fans

Wednesday, Nov. 10, 7-9:30 p.m., Campus Green

Gather with your fellow students and campus community members for this pep rally, filled with music, food and novelty items.  


SingingThe Masked Singer

Thursday, Nov. 11, 8 p.m., Tillman Auditorium

DSU will host a special Winthrop version of the hit TV show “The Masked Singer.” This is a singing competition in which students will compete against each other while wearing full costumes, concealing their identity from the audience and judges. 

Winthrop Dance Theatre  cultural eventDancing

Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 11-13, 7:30 p.m., Johnson Theatre ($)

This will be an inspiring evening, full of works choreographed by faculty and guest artists featuring a variety of dance genres.

This is a cultural event. Tickets can be purchased here. 


StepStep! Cultural event

Friday, Nov. 12, 8 p.m., Tillman Auditorium

This is a step performance and presentation by the professional touring group P.L.A.Y.E.R.S. Club Steppers. They will perform high-energy step routines with traditional African dances for an electrifying performance! 

This is a cultural event.


Men's Basketball Pre-Game Activities

Saturday, Nov. 13, Noon-2 p.m., Coliseum South lot

While the traditional Homecoming tailgate experience that many in the Winthrop community enjoy will not be possible for a number of reasons related to the pandemic, the Homecoming Steering Committee has worked to provide an option for those members of the Winthrop community who may want to celebrate on site before the 2 p.m. men’s basketball game. Review important details before arriving.


Men's Basketball Game Vs. Mercer University

Saturday, Nov. 13, 2 p.m., Coliseum

The men's basketball team will host the Mercer University Bears for a Homecoming game. Tickets are available for purchase beginning Nov. 1. Please review COVID-19 protocols before arriving.

Last Updated: 8/8/22