Wayans, Migos and the Mann Family on Tap for Greatest Homecoming on Earth

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Aug. 18, 2017) – The North Carolina A&T State University Student Government Association and Student University Activities Board has enlisted the help of some of the entertainment industry’s heavy hitters for the 2017 edition of the Greatest Homecoming on Earth.

The comedy show, “Fifty Shades of Funny,” will feature headliner, Marlon Wayans, of “The Wayans Brothers,” “White Chicks,” the “Scary Movie” franchise and most recently Netflix’s “Naked.” Jay Pharoah of “Saturday Night Live” fame and breakout star, Tiffany Haddish, from “The Carmichael Show” and “Girl’s Trip,” will join him to fill out the show.

Hip hop fans can look forward to “Slippery,” featuring Migos and Gucci Mane with special guests YFN Lucci and DJ Drama. Both the comedy and hip hop shows may contain adult content and language.

The week-long event will wrap up with the Mann’s World Family tour fearing singer, Tamela Mann with her husband and comedian, David Mann. The gospel show will also feature a performance by the N.C. A&T Fellowship Gospel Choir.

A full listing of student-centered homecoming events is listed below. Tickets for on-campus events and all student tickets are available at the Brown Hall ticket office. General public tickets for events at the Greensboro Coliseum are available via TicketMaster and the coliseum box office.

Sunday, Oct. 1

Coronation for Mister & Miss A&T

5-8 p.m., doors open at 4:30 p.m.

Corbett Sports Center

Free, no tickets required

Monday, Oct. 2

Sidewalk Chalk Competition

1-6:30 p.m.

Walkway between the Campus Recreation Center and Aggie Village 3

Pre-registration required

Tuesday, Oct. 3

Aggie Homecoming Comedy Show – Fifty Shades of Funny

Featuring: Marlon Wayans, Jay Pharoah and Tiffany Haddish

8 p.m., may contain adult content and language

Tickets required, $17.50 for students with valid ID, $25.50 for general public

Wednesday, Oct. 4

Punch and Paint (A&T Students Only)

4:30-8:30 p.m., two 90-minute sessions

Faculty Dining Room, Williams Dining Hall

Thursday, Oct. 5

Fall Convocation

10 a.m.

Harrison Auditorium

Free

U-Time, hosted by SGA (A&T Students Only)

1 p.m.

Parking lot adjacent to B&N book store

Free

Pep Rally

6 p.m.

Corbett Sports Center

Featuring: A&T sports teams and special guests

Free, tickets and valid ID required

Friday, Oct. 6

Former SGA and Royal Court Reception

10 a.m.

Alumni-Foundation Event Center

Invitation Only

Former Miss A&T Luncheon

12:30 p.m.

Alumni-Foundation Event Center

Invitation Only

Aggie FanFest, presented by the City of Greensboro in partnership with 90.1 WNAA-FM

4-10 p.m.

War Memorial Stadium

Back to the Future Aggie Homecoming Step Show, hosted by Dukk

7:30 p.m., Greensboro Coliseum

Tickets required, $17 for students with valid ID; $21.50 for general public, $25 on the day of the show

Saturday, Oct. 7

Aggie FanFest, presented by the City of Greensboro in partnership with 90.1 WNAA-FM

7 a.m.-9 p.m.

War Memorial Stadium

Free and open to the public

Homecoming Parade

8 a.m.

Start – Murrow Boulevard; End – Aggie Stadium

Aggie Homecoming Football Game

vs. Delaware State Hornets

1 p.m.

Aggie Stadium

Tickets required, call the A&T Ticket Office at 336-334-7749

Slippery – Aggie Homecoming Concert presented by SGA and SUAB

Performers: Migos and Gucci Mane with special guests YFN Lucci and DJ Drama

7:30 p.m.

Greensboro Coliseum

Tickets required, $40.50 for students with valid ID; $59.95-$79.95 for general public

May contain adult content and language

Sunday, Oct. 8

Aggie FanFest, presented by the City of Greensboro in partnership with 90.1 WNAA-FM

11 a.m.-4 p.m.

War Memorial Stadium

Free and open to the public

Aggie Homecoming Gospel Show – Mann’s World Family Tour

Performers: Tamela Mann and David Mann with special guest the N.C. A&T Fellowship Gospel Choir

6 p.m.

Greensboro Coliseum

Tickets required, $22.50 for students with valid ID; $35.50 for general public