What is NestFest?

The NestFest Homecoming Spirit Competition includes ridiculously fun and exciting activities that celebrate OWL PRIDE! Kicking off with the newly added Powder Puff Football tournament and ending with the KAB Fashion Show/NestFest Winners Showcase, you are bound to have an awesome, good time! The student competition is an opportunity for students and student organizations to compete in various events and activities in which participants have the opportunity to gain points and be crowned the Homecoming Spirit Competition winners! Don't want to participate? No worries! Come out and watch!

Below is a rough schedule and description of all NestFest Activities. To participate in some NestFest events you need to pre-register, to do this click on the registrations link provided in the schedule below.

For more detailed information regarding the NestFest Spirit Competition, click here to download our information packet.

To register a NestFest Team, click here to register a NestFest Team.

October 3rd

12pm to 2pm — Countdown to Homecoming Kick-Off Event
Location- Campus Green

5pm — NestFest Team and Court Candidate Registration Deadline
Location- on-line http://www.kennesaw.edu/homecoming

October 4th

9am to 5pm — Candidate Interviews (must register for a time slot)
Location- Student Center, Room 301.

12pm— Banner and Scrappy Wardrobe, Competition Materials Available
Location- Student Life Office (Student Center Room 274)

October 5th

5pm — Court Finalist Announced
via Student Life Media Outlets & Student Center Postings

October 6th

12pm — Powder Puff Football Preliminary Tournament
Location-The Perch

October 9th

12pm — Scrappy's Wardrobe Contest (Submissions Due)
Location- Student Life Office (STA 274)

12pm — NestFest Banner Competition (Submissions Due)
Location- Student Center

October 10th

9am — Homecoming Court Voting Begins
Location- On-line on Owl Express

2pm — NestFest Kanstruction Unity Can Sculpture
Location- Student Center

7pm — Lip Sync Contest featuring Lady Gaga Impersonator
Location- University Place Amphitheater
Rain Location: University Rooms (Limited Seating)

October 11th

All Day —Voting Day for Homecoming Court
Location- Various Spots on Campus and on Owl Express

12pm to 3pm — KAB's Hoops & Cheers..Say "Cheese" Novelty
Location- Campus Green

3pm to 7pm — NestFest Field Games and Powder Puff Championship Game
Location- University Place Phase II Field

7pm to 9pm — Yell Like Hell Chant Competition@Pep Rally featuring "KSU Gives a shirt" T-Shirt Swap
Location- University Place Amphitheater

October 12th

Homecoming Weekend Begins

9am — SGA/VKSU The Big Event: Our Owls Outreach
Location- University Rooms

3pm —Homecoming Court Voting Ends
Location- Online on Owl Express

7pm — Yell Like Hell Chant Winner Performance @ Soccer Game
Location- KSU Soccer Stadium

9pm to 1am— KAB's Blacklight and Gold Rave
Location- University Rooms

October 13th

5pm — Float Competition @ Homecoming Parade
Location- Access the Parade Route On-line at www.kennesaw.edu/homecoming
Click here to complete Parade participation application

7pm — Homecoming Court Winners Announcement @Flight Night Basketball Showcase
Location- Convocation Center

October 14th

12pm — Remove Homecoming Banners
Location- Student Center

7pm —NestFest Winners Announced @KAB Fashion Show
Location- Convocation Center

Homecoming Weekend Ends