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Geneva College Homecoming Parade Returns after Long Hiatus

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(BEAVER FALLS, Pa.) – The Geneva College Homecoming Parade is back after a hiatus of 15 years. The parade will step off at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 2 in downtown Beaver Falls at 12th Street and 8th Avenue and make its way to the Geneva campus.

Parade grand marshal George Quay III, Beaver Falls mayor, and the Geneva College Golden Tornadoes Marching Band are among 30 groups participating. Also marching are various student groups, the Geneva College Homecoming Court, alumni award recipients, community organizations, including Special Olympics of Beaver County and the Beaver Falls fire and police departments, and more.

If you are part of an on-campus group or a community organization, please consider registering to march with us. Feel free to march, walk, build a float, or even serve as a volunteer for the event. Registration forms can be found at

The parade travels a route north on 7th Avenue to Geneva’s campus and then follows the access road alongside Reeves Field.

Along with the parade, Geneva’s annual Homecoming and Family Weekend features many alumni reunions, fun activities, food trucks, speakers, musical performances and sports competitions. New events include the black-tie/dress-uniform Geneva Military Ball, the 100 Years of Geneva Engineering Celebration Dinner, Gold & White and Legacy Parade Watching Reception, McCartney Society Book Club Meeting and Geneva COVID-19 Project Fund 5K Run. For a complete schedule, visit

Geneva College is a Christ-centered academic community that provides a comprehensive education to equip students for faithful and fruitful service to God and neighbor. Offering over 145 traditional undergraduate majors and programs, fully online Adult Degree Programs and high-demand graduate degrees, Geneva’s programs are recognized for their high quality and affordability. Geneva is the #6 ranked Best Value Regional University North, according to U.S. News and World Report. Adhering to the truth of Scripture, a Geneva education is grounded in God’s Word as well as in a core curriculum designed to prepare students vocationally to think, write and communicate well in today’s world. Geneva was founded and is governed by the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America (RPCNA) and is a founding member of both the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and IACE (International Association for Christian Education).

Sep 27, 2021