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51st Harvest Homecoming Parade embarks the fall festival of the season

51st Harvest Homecoming Parade embarks the fall festival of the season

Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Kentuckiana, Local, News

Saturday, Oct. 6,  was the kickoff of the locally famous Harvest Homecoming. The parade showing many local service people, community businesses and youth-oriented activities gave not only a chance for the community to clap their support to those walking, but it was a fun day for families to spend time ...

Harvest Homecoming volunteers continue community tradition

Harvest Homecoming volunteers continue community tradition

John Clere, staff reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Kentuckiana

Every October, roughly half a million people, both locals and visitors, gather at the Harvest Homecoming Festival in New Albany, Indiana. The event has been a key part of local tradition for 51 years and continues to attract a diverse and eager crowd. At the center of it all is a small, colorfully painted office on...

Delicious treats to try at Harvest Homecoming

Delicious treats to try at Harvest Homecoming

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Kentuckiana, News

Harvest Homecoming is a fall staple in Kentuckiana. When the fall attire comes out, the air gets a chill and the smell of delicious foods begin to float, you can usually find people heading toward downtown New albany to celebrate the annual event. The Harvest Homecoming booth days offer many delicious treats fr...

IU Southeast participates in Harvest Homecoming Parade

IU Southeast participates in Harvest Homecoming Parade

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2015


Filed under Campus, Kentuckiana, News, Photos, Top Stories

IU Southeast and other local businesses walked the streets of downtown New Albany to kick off the Harvest Homecoming festivities on Saturday. The parade started at 12 p.m. on Vincennes Street, in front of New Albany High School. The parade then headed south onto Spring Street with the final sto...

Marching on!

Marching on!

Kristin Kennedy, Staff Reporter

August 24, 2015


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Southeast Sound, IU Southeast’s marching band, was "en fuego" this summer. Southeast Sound came together in April of this year and assembled a 19 member squad by the summer. Despite this recent inception, the marching band participated in its first competition on Saturday, Aug. 8 in Indianapolis. The D...

IUS wins first place at Harvest Homecoming Parade

IUS wins first place at Harvest Homecoming Parade

Mary Kate Hailer and Joel Stinnett

October 12, 2014


Filed under News, Video

On Saturday Oct. 4 about 60 members of the IU Southeast community participated in the Harvest Homecoming Parade. The IUS float was built by physical plant workers as well as student and faculty volunteers. The float took first place in the commercial division and was accompanied by the IUS pep band.

Fall Festival draws big crowds to IUS

IUS Horizon

October 10, 2011


Filed under Features

IU Southeast celebrated Harvest Homecoming with its annual Fall Festival, turning the Evergreen Parking Lot into an area of fun on Oct. 2. Residents from the Kentuckiana area also came to campus to join in on the festivities, including games, inflatable jumpers and pumpkin paintings. The activities required tickets that could be purchased for 50 cents each, but m...