Students, alumni, and friends celebrated Virginia Tech's Homecoming with a week full of events, culminating in a faceoff against Boston College. 

The student-led Homecoming Board partners with campus groups to carry out Homecoming events, and the university’s Alumni Association also hosts reunions and tailgates.

Check out photos from the week.

Students at the Campfire Kick off gather around a fire
Homecoming festivities started Oct. 29 with the Campfire Kickoff for students at the Duck Pond amphitheater.
The HokieBird poses with Spirit Rally attendees.
The HokieBird attends the Homecoming Spirit Rally at the Holtzman Alumni Center.
A couple looks up at fireworks at the Spirit Rally
Fireworks at the Holtzman Alumni Center followed the Spirit Rally
A group photo of Class of 1968 alumni
During Homecoming, the Class of 1968 celebrated its 50th Reunion and became members of the Old Guard Society of Golden Alumni.

Members of the Corps of Cadets march in the Homecoming Parade in Downtown Blacksburg.

Members of the Corps of Cadets march in the Homecoming Parade in Downtown Blacksburg.
Members of the Corps of Cadets march in the Homecoming Parade in Downtown Blacksburg.
President Tim Sands and Dr. Laura Sands talk with alumni at the Homecoming Tailgate.
President Tim Sands and Laura Sands talk with alumni at the Homecoming tailgate.
Hokies tailgate before Virginia Tech plays Boston College.
Hokies tailgate before Virginia Tech plays Boston College.
Virginia Tech faced Boston College in its Homecoming football game.
Virginia Tech faced Boston College in its Homecoming football game.
The Virginia Tech Homecoming Court was announced during halftime.
The Virginia Tech Homecoming Court was announced during halftime.