Time to Come Home

Castleton University welcomes all students, parents, faculty, staff, alumni and community members to join as the University hosts its annual Homecoming & Family Weekend. Running from Friday, September 15 to Sunday, September 17, guests of all ages are invited to come enjoy a weekend full of family activities and events, including art exhibits, athletic events, petting zoo, golf tournament, library mini golf, raffles and more.

Homecoming weekend will kick-off at 5 p.m. on Friday with family activities and art exhibits available throughout the day.

RSVP for Hall of Fame featuring Stan Van Gundy, John Werner, Erin Zapata (Huckabee), and Chad Phillips


On Saturday the Castleton Spartan football team will gear up to take on Norwich University at 6 p.m. Prior to the game, guests are welcomed to participate in tailgating activities including the Family Fun Zone and other crafts for all ages in the lot adjacent to Spartan Stadium.

Other events throughout the day include the Castleton Scholar Celebration displaying student work from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Library Mini Golf available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Wildlife Encounters: Exotic Petting Zoo and Show at 2 p.m.

The weekend will conclude on Sunday with additional sporting events, activities and art exhibits, along with a Rubber Ducky Race and annual golf tournament.  

For a full listing of Homecoming & Family Weekend events please visit castleton.edu/homecoming.