Schedule of Events

Our OctoberWest Homecoming celebration is a week of fun and celebration across the entire campus! We're so grateful to all of our faculty, staff, students, and returning alumni who participate in the festivities. We're already looking forward to the incredible lineup of events we have in store for this upcoming OctoberWest 2020 celebration!

Take a look at our schedule below to see all of the events coming to ERAU Prescott in 2020. Exact times and locations are subject to change, so check back often to see the most up to date list of what we have in store for you at this upcoming OctoberWest celebration!

Monday, Sept. 28

Student Homecoming Kickoff


Student Union Quad/ Courtyard

Tuesday, Sept. 29
Student Gameshow


Student Union Lower Hangar

Wednesday, Sept. 30


Student Stuff a Pillow Event

TBD Student Union Quad/Courtyard
  Virtual Industry/Career Expo
TBD Online
  Industry/Career Expo - Company Presentations 4:00pm-9:00pm Various Locations

Women in Aviation Panel


DLC Auditorium

Thursday, Oct. 1
Alumni Golf Outing 8:00am Talking Rock Golf Course
Alumni Check-In 9:00am-4:00pm Building 37

Industry/Career Expo

Business Attire Required

11:00am-3:00pm Activity Center, Eagle Gym
  Alumni Eagle Night
6:30pm-9:00pm Hassayampa Inn
Friday, Oct. 2

The Great Paratrooper Hunt (Students only)

Find a paratrooper on campus and redeem it for a prize at the "Friday Fair".

All Day Campus-Wide
  Alumni Women's Breakfast 8:30am-10:00am Hazy Library
  Spring 2020 Commencement Ceremony 9:00am-11:00am Activity Center
  Alumni Check-In 9:00am-4:00pm Building 37


Industry/Career Expo: Interviews

9:00am-5:00pm Various Locations
  Women's Soccer vs. Pacific Union College 1:00pm Varsity Field
  Fall Undergraduate Research Symposium 1:30pm-3:45pm The Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium
  Men's Soccer vs. Pacific Union College 3:30pm Varsity Field

Friday Fair

Inflatables, Food Trucks, Beer Garden, Live Music, Prizes and more! Free OctoberWest T-shirts for the first 500 students.

5:00pm-8:00pm Lower Fields
Friday Fair Flyover 5:00pm Lower Fields

University Alumni Awards Dinner

5:00pm - Reception
6:00pm - Dinner

5:00pm & 6:00pm




Bring your own blanket and enjoy a great show!

7:45pm Lower Fields
Saturday, Oct. 3

"Wings out West" Air Show Activities

All Air Show activities take place at the ERAU ramp at the Prescott Airport. A Schedule bus for students will be leaving the campus Bookstore every 20 minutes. Buses will start running at 8:15am and end at 3:00pm

9:00am-2:00pm ERAU ramp at the Prescott Airport

EAA Pancake Breakfast

Cost $7, provided by Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA)

9:00am-11:00am TBD

Alumni Fly-in and Static Aircraft Display

Static display military and commercial aircraft


Flight Line


Women in Aviation Fair and Tech Fair 9:00am-2:00pm Flight Line
"Wings Out West" Aerial Display




BCA Homecoming Concert Featuring Saint Motel

*Tickets and Eagle Card ID required


Activity Center

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3700 Willow Creek Road
Prescott, AZ 86301
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