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Homecoming Week Features New Fall Festival

Homecoming Week Features New Fall FestivalCelebrating the university's 20th Anniversary and second annual Homecoming Week, California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) invites students, alumni, and the campus community to attend the first Fall Festival featuring carnival games, interactive booths, food, and prizes on Friday, Oct. 22, from noon to 4:00 p.m. The Fall Festival is among the university's more than 20 events planned for its second annual Homecoming Week, designed to reconnect alumni, enthuse school spirit, and sustain and build new traditions on campus.During the week, event-goers are encouraged to bring nonperishable food items to help end hunger and compete against all other San Diego area universities in the Colleges Rock Hunger Canned Food Drive. Fall Festival attendees will receive one ticket for each nonperishable food item donated at the event, redeemable toward a carnival prize.What:      Homecoming Fall Festival celebrates 20th Anniversary of CSUSM with free carnival games, prizes, and activity booths including a rock wall, photo booth, and bungee trampoline. Carnival-style cuisine from local food vendors will also be available for purchase.Who:       CSUSM students, alumni, faculty and staffWhen:      Friday, Oct. 22, from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m.Where:    California State University San Marcos - Lot T, near Cesar Chavez CircleFor a complete list of Homecoming events held October 18-23, visit www.csusm.edu/asi/cab/homecoming2010.html.