Mark your calendars as Warsaw Community High School (WCHS) presents the annual homecoming festivities on Friday, Sept. 29, 2023, starting at 5 p.m.
The parade will feature the WCHS official homecoming court and decorated floats, each representing the diverse clubs and sports offered at WCHS. This year's theme is "Movie Night" and spectators are invited to sport their favorite movie character costumes, according to a news release from Warsaw Community Schools.
The parade will commence at the WCHS PAC parking lot, journey down Union Street, take a right onto Market Street and make a left onto Indiana Street. From there, it will turn left onto Main Street and continue onto Columbia Street, concluding at the corner of Columbia and Market streets.
After the parade, WCHS Student Council will host a Homecoming Alumni Dinner in the WCHS cafeteria from 6 to 7 p.m. All alumni and their families are invited to enjoy dinner prior to the football game. Attendees should enter through the high school front doors, which will allow participants to see the recent renovations. Tickets are available for just $10, which includes two hot dogs, chips, popcorn and a drink. You can purchase tickets through the PAC website or by calling the PAC Office. Every dollar raised will be donated to Riley’s Hospital for Children.
In addition, WCHS is offering an opportunity for community members to explore the new construction and renovations at WCHS from 6 to 7 p.m. Enter through the front doors. This is your chance to witness firsthand the advancements that will benefit students and the community for years to come, the release states.
As the sun sets, join WCS at the WCHS Fisher Field for the homecoming football game against Wawasee, kicking off at 7 p.m. Attendees are invited to wear black for the game; seniors will be wearing orange. During halftime, WCHS will announce this year's homecoming court.
Tickets can be purchased online through the athletic office website or at the gate.