Illinois Homecoming 2020

October 11–17, 2020 | A Tradition Like No Other

Get ready for another year of celebrating Illinois traditions, remembering your time on the University of Illinois campus, and connecting with old friends. Held October 11–17, 2020, Homecoming will bring back a number of events for this week long celebration, including a Kickoff 5K, Pancake Breakfast, dying of the Alumni Center fountain, Homecoming Parade, Marching Illini Concert, tailgating, and of course, a matchup between the Fighting Illini and the Purdue Boilermakers.

Stay tuned for a full schedule of events!



Be sure you have a place to stay for the game and all of the activities. Check out our complete list of hotels in the greater Champaign-County area, ready to make your stay Outside of Ordinary!


Plan your entire weekend with our Experience Guide, filled with ideas on places to visit and eat in our award-winning culinary destination!

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