49ers Celebration

10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
New Mexico Tech
801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM

The annual homecoming celebration continues

6 a.m. - Elfego Baca Shoot. NMT hosts this extreme golf event. Tee off from the top of 'M' Mountain and finish the one and only hole two miles away at EMRTC.  Breakfast at 6 a.m.Leave for 'M' Mountain at 6:30 a.m. 8 a.m. is the approximate start time, Awards will be at around 3 p.m. at the golf course pavilion. Registraion is $125 and is limited. Visit the NMT Golf Course pro shop to register. 

9 .m. - Pancake breakfast at the Fidel Center ballrooms

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. - The Bureau of Geology museum and bookstore will be open

11 a.m. - 49ers parade. This year's theme is 'Steampunk.' Lineup and check-in starts at 10 a.m. at Sedillo Park. The parade ends at the Socorro Plaza. Awards will be announced at noon.

2 to 9 p.m. - Block party on Campus Drive. A mobile video game truck will be on campus drive.

2 to 4 p.m. - Mechanical Engineering showcase. A drone competition will be in the gym. A tethered hot air balloon will be  on the athletic field. And battle bots.

2 p.m. - Inaugural AADE Corn Hole tournament on the Athletic Field

2 to 9 p.m. - Heritage Mining events on campus drive

2 p.m. - NMT soccer game on the Athletic Field

4 p.m. - Slide rule competition in Workman 101

4 p.m. - Casino Night at the SAC

8 p.m. - Burlesque Night at the SAC

8 p.m. - Alumni gathering and live music at the Capitol Bar. Steampunk tea pot racing and nachos at 8 p.m. Live music at 9 a.m. with Wredempshun