BRU Alumni Homecoming Schedule – The Takeover

Follow the path of the Alumni during the grand daddy of all Homecomings! (Ask Ali Muhammad)

Bison Roundup Presents…

Howard Homecoming 2009

“The Takeover”

The details of the events listed will be updated frequently.  Events will be added so please check back periodically.  For more information on the University produced events go to


Howard Professionals Happy Hour

Venue: The Park at Fourteenth • 920 14th St. NW • Washington DC
Advance Tickets: $20
Time: 5pm – 2am

Your Finest Attire is Requested. Be there. Be beautiful.
Happy Hour 5p to 8p • Dinner 5p to 10p • Dance until 2am


Please consider bottle service and early arrival as a means to guarantee admission and a great experience. For bottle service please contact 202.262.3939 or
For large groups or corporate event booking please email


The Steve Harvey Morning Show


Venue: Cramton Auditorium

Time: 6AM
Admission: Free

Yard Fest – Main Yard

featuring: Performances by Fabolus, The Clipse, Cameo and more!
Time: 12PM

“Roundup Reunion” Happy Hour

Presented by OhPsalms
Time: 5-9pm
Venue: Republic Gardens
Sounds By: DJ Parlay, John Dowe, Young Guru
Admission: Free Before 7
Attire: “Off the Yard Chic” Come as You Are!


“Forever Young”

Presented by: Matt Middleton, Tiffany Rose, & Kamal Harris
Time: 9PM – 3AM
Venue: The Newly Renovated and Luxurious
Hogates on the Waterfront
800 Water Street, SW
Washington, DC 20024
Sounds by: The Legendary Chris Washington & The Incredible DJ M.O.S.
Admission: Free before 10PM, $20 after
Courvoisier Open Bar from 9PM-10PM



The Game: Howard vs. NCA&T


Venue: Greene Stadium
Time: 1PM
Admission: $35 General Admission

“Remember the Time”

The Official Saturday Night Alumni Event. A tribute to our heroes and friends, and a celebration of life and our Alumni bond.
Presented By: & OhPsalms in association with Matt Middleton, Tiffany Rose & Kamal Harris
Time: 8PM – 4AM
Open Bar 7-8:30PM
Complimentary Buffet until 7-9PM
Venue: DC’s premier evening venue The incomparable Park @14th (add’l tented space in the rear)
Attire: VERY CLEAN – This is an All Black Affair (recommended not required)

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Please consider bottle service and early arrival as a means to guarantee admission and a great experience. For bottle service please contact 202.262.3939 or
For large groups or corporate event booking please email
Remember the time

Purchase Tickets Online: Click Here


0 replies on “BRU Alumni Homecoming Schedule – The Takeover”

Attire: Fly. Absolutely NO inappropriate wears

Hmmm, so what, what that mean? One biddy out, but not both?! Geeez, quite the details!

We are in the midst of another FABULOUS HU HOMECOMING that is known around the world for its off the chain parties, unstoppable Halftime Show and beautiful people of Color. But the one thing that binds us all together is HOWARD U. I am formally inviting everyone of Bisonroundup and every alumni and attendee (even if you took a couple summer classes or ate at the Punch-Out 🙂 to come and support the HOWARD UNIVERSITY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION REGION II SIPS AND SOUNDS EVENT THIS FRIDAY OCTOBER 23, 2009 AT LAYLA LOUNGE! Tickets are $125, but are TAX DEDUCTIBLE as the HUAA is a non-profit organization that gives ALL PROCEEDS, minus administrative costs, TO THE SCHOLARSHIP FUND FOR INCOMING FRESHMAN OR CURRENT HU STUDENTS!!! So I implore you, give back to the school and Alumni Association to the school that given us so much. PLUS- everyone gets a gift bag that also includes Complimentary Samples of THE ISIS GROUP’s Skin Care Line HYDROSAPIENE and a SIPS and SOUNDS wine glass! COME SUPPORT our HOMECOMING PARADE GRAND MARSHALL TARAJI P. HENSON

DETAILS: FRIDAY OCTOBER 23, 2009 6:00-9:00pm LAYLA LOUNGE 501 Morse St., NE, Washington, DC, 20002

Sips & Sounds, through alumni support, sponsorship, and community partners, seeks to raise the equivalent of, at least, one full scholarship for each club and association within the HUAA II region. All clubs and associations will receive a scholarship based on funds raised, and a Platinum level grand prize will be awarded to the HUAA Region II club or association with the highest ticket sales. (P.S.- join your local chapter, The Howard University Alumni Association is a 501(c) (3) organization. All donations for this event are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowable under the law.

Every year, Sips & Sounds will highlight and honor alumni from a featured school and provide a scholarship award to an incoming freshman or a current student at the featured school who meets the academic standards required for matriculation at Howard University. This year, we honor Howard University’s School of Fine Arts and the contributions of illustrious alumna, Ms. Taraji P. Henson.

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