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Joanna Smith holds a boxer puppy brought to Harvest Homecoming by Fat Heads Rescue.

Fat Heads Rescue takes on Harvest Homecoming

Festival goers pay one dollar to hold and love on puppies
Aubryn Crotchett, Staff Reporter October 16, 2019

A local non-profit animal shelter hosted a booth at Harvest Homecoming this year, letting visitors spend time with its wet-nosed puppies for a small fee. Fat Heads Rescue had a booth at the annual...

Tor Chaleunphonh, sophomore graphic design major, explains his idea for the mask to his classmates.

IUS fine arts students bond during Harvest Float production

Faculty and students develop friendships while volunteering to help build a float for Harvest Homecoming
Logan Stephens, Staff Reporter October 6, 2019

The bead-throwing of Mardi Gras combined with the candy-giving of Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 5, for IU Southeast’s Mardi Gras and Halloween-inspired floats at this year’s Harvest Homecoming Parade...

The parade was escorted by the New Albany Police Department.

51st Harvest Homecoming Parade embarks the fall festival of the season

Local communities in New Albany participate in the kickstart to the fall week of fun, food and time together
Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter October 9, 2018

Saturday, Oct. 6,  was the kickoff of the locally famous Harvest Homecoming. The parade showing many local service people, community businesses and youth-oriented activities gave not only a chance...

Polly Niemeier stands in front of a mural painted on the Harvest Homecoming office building.

Harvest Homecoming volunteers continue community tradition

As the Harvest Homecoming Festival approaches, dedicated volunteers work tirelessly to bring New Albany one of its most cherished traditions.
John Clere, staff reporter October 2, 2018

Every October, roughly half a million people, both locals and visitors, gather at the Harvest Homecoming Festival in New Albany, Indiana. The event has been a key part of local tradition for 51 years and...

Handmade and glazed right before your eyes, the Masons’ make all the donuts fresh.

Delicious treats to try at Harvest Homecoming

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter October 13, 2017

Harvest Homecoming is a fall staple in Kentuckiana. When the fall attire comes out, the air gets a chill and the smell of delicious foods begin to float, you can usually find people heading toward downtown...

The parade ended with a group photo. All of the people that attended for IU Southeast squeezed in together.

IU Southeast participates in Harvest Homecoming Parade

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter October 6, 2015

IU Southeast and other local businesses walked the streets of downtown New Albany to kick off the Harvest Homecoming festivities on Saturday. The parade started at 12 p.m. on Vincennes Street, in...

Members of Southeast Sound perform “Fuego” in exhibition at the Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium in Louisville on Friday, June 19.

Marching on!

Southeast Sound marching band performs and competes
Kristin Kennedy, Staff Reporter August 24, 2015

Southeast Sound, IU Southeast’s marching band, was "en fuego" this summer. Southeast Sound came together in April of this year and assembled a 19 member squad by the summer. Despite this recent inception,...

IUS wins first place at Harvest Homecoming Parade

Mary Kate Hailer and Joel Stinnett October 12, 2014

On Saturday Oct. 4 about 60 members of the IU Southeast community participated in the Harvest Homecoming Parade. The IUS float was built by physical plant workers as well as student and faculty volunteers....

Fall Festival draws big crowds to IUS

IUS Horizon October 10, 2011

IU Southeast celebrated Harvest Homecoming with its annual Fall Festival, turning the Evergreen Parking Lot into an area of fun on Oct. 2. Residents from the Kentuckiana area also came to campus to...

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