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Wednesday, October 11, 2023

Block Party

4 – 8 p.m.  

Alumni Commons

Join us for a good old-fashioned block party to get you excited for Homecoming 2023! We’ll have food, music and games. The entire UK and Lexington community is welcome at this family-friendly event.

Thursday, October. 12, 2023

Golden Wildcat Reunion Registration 

Noon – 5 p.m.

The Campbell House Lexington | 1375 S. Broadway | Lexington, KY 40504 

Welcome to Lexington! Attendees are asked to stop by the Campbell House Lexington to pick up all event tickets, nametags and itinerary. Register for the Golden Wildcat reunion here if you haven’t already! *Note: if you are unable to stop by during the times listed above, all materials will be transported to future events. 

Golden Wildcat Society Induction Dinner & Pinning Ceremony 

6 – 7 p.m.

Gatton Student Center Harris Ballroom | 160 Ave of Champions, Lexington, KY 40508

Enjoy a delicious dinner and recognition at one of the iconic locations on campus. Members of the Class of 1973 will receive their pins and be inducted into the Golden Wildcat Society. Register here. *Note: Attire is business.

Friday, October 13, 2023

College of Health Sciences Breakfast and Open House 

8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Charles T. Wethington Building | 900 S. Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536 

The college is hosting this in the Wethington Building, our home since 2002. The Dean of the College of Health Sciences will be joining us in addition to our student ambassadors as well as faculty and staff who can give you updates on recent successes and plans for the future as well. If you like to see the labs and classroom spaces, we will have students who can lead these small tours. There is no cost to attend. Register here. 

College of Health Sciences Keeneland Tailgate on The Hill 

11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Join us at one of the best destinations for sports fans for an afternoon of exciting thoroughbred horse racing. Keeneland Race Course offers world-class racing in an historic venue and is a perfect way to spend a fall afternoon. This ticket includes a tailgate on The Hill and a general admission ticket. Register here

Lyman T. Johnson Awards Luncheon 

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Gatton Student Center Harris Ballroom | 160 Ave of Champions, Lexington, KY 40508

The University of Kentucky Alumni Association’s Lyman T. Johnson Constituency Group, with the support of the Office of Institutional Diversity and the Office of the Provost, will continue tradition by hosting an awards luncheon in the Gatton Student Center Grand Ballroom to honor an African American student and alumni recipient from each nominating college. Register here

Golden Wildcat Reception

5 – 7 p.m.  

The Campbell House Lexington | 1375 S. Broadway | Lexington, KY 40504 

Enjoy an early evening reception as a fun way to connect with the Class of 1973 50-year reunion. Light appetizers will be served. Register here

Saturday, October 14, 2023


3 Hours prior to kick-off 

Get ready to cheer at our Tailgate Tent Party as the Wildcats take on the Missouri Tigers. Enjoy tailgate food along with exciting games, entertainment, giveaways and performances by the UK Cheerleaders and Pep Band! Register here. We will also have College of Arts & Sciences, College of Communication and Information, College of Dentistry, Stanley and Karen Pigman College of Engineering, College of Fine Arts, Lewis Honors College, The Martin School, College of Medicine, College of Public Health, Singletary Scholars, College of Social Work, PrideCats and Lyman T. Johnson Constituent Groups joining us.

Sunday, October 15, 2023

Farewell Breakfast with Golden Wildcats

8 a.m. 

The Campbell House Lexington | 1375 S. Broadway | Lexington, KY 40504

Say goodbye to fellow alumni during a breakfast at the Campbell House and join us for one final event to wrap up the 2023 Homecoming festivities. This event is free to attend. Food and drinks are available for purchase on site. Register here