Homecoming 2021 recap: Your best photos, tweets, posts

A mascot with its hands in the air.

If there’s one annual event our Redbirds get pumped for, it’s Homecoming. Illinois State University celebrated its 100 Years of Homecoming with its staple events, from Reggie Day at the Zoo, Homecoming Kickoff, Redbird Rumble, Hoopfest, Hybrid Town and Gown 5K run and walk to the football game against North Dakota State and the ribbon cutting to the Multicultural Center, our Birds came together to show what Redbird Pride is about.

Homecoming 2021: 100 Years, October 11-17

Reggie Redbird on the football field in front of color guard members

Homecoming 2021: 100 Years will be from October 11-17, culminating in the Homecoming football game against North Dakota State at 2 p.m. at Hancock Stadium. Tickets are available at GoRedbirds.com.

A Redbird voice behind the brand

Man with headphones

Before becoming the voice for iconic brands such as Wendy’s, Miller Lite, McDonald’s and more, Dandrell Lance Scott ’08 was just a kid with big dreams.