The 2019 Dakota Days takes place Sept. 30 - Oct. 5.

Arguably the most highly anticipated campus tradition, Dakota Days devotes an entire week to showcasing the pride and school spirit that define life at USD. The homecoming festivities take place every October and boast plenty of events for students, alumni and individuals of all ages.

Schedule of Events

Sunday, Sept. 29

Yotes Got Talent and Royalty Reveal - 7 p.m., Aalfs Auditorium

Tuesday, Oct. 1

Dakota Days Bingo - 7 p.m., Muenster University Center

Thursday, Oct. 3

Dakota Days Pep Rally and Street Dance - 8 p.m., Downtown Vermillion

Friday, Oct. 4

Unleash Your Legacy: Alumni Achievement Awards - 5 p.m., Sanford Coyote Sports Center

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USD Volleyball vs. Omaha - 7 p.m., Sanford Coyote Sports Center

Downtown movie sponsored by Dakota Days

Saturday, Oct. 5

Dakota Days Parade - 9 a.m., Main Street Vermillion

USD Football vs. Indiana State - 2 p.m., DakotaDome

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