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Homecoming / Alumni Weekend

This year we are proud to be bringing many generations of ANA brothers together in one weekend to truly honor the long grey line.  Alumni and current Warrior families will have an extensive schedule of events to enjoy.  Please refer to the schedule below.

Army and Navy Academy’s traditional Autumn Ball weekend has a new look! This year, we are doing our first combined Homecoming/Alumni Weekend and will be welcoming past and current Warrior families to celebrate another exciting year at ANA. If you are an alumnus of Army and Navy Academy, please click HERE for our alumni-focused events page.

During Homecoming/Alumni Weekend, patrons will have the opportunity to meet with their Cadet’s teachers and TAC Officers. These meetings are by appointment only. 

On Saturday, October 21st at 7:30 PM, ANAPA will be hosting an Oktoberfest celebration of Beer & Brats on the Beach for patrons. Please email the Advancement team to register! 

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Questions? Reach out to the Office of Advancement at 760.547.5279 or by email at



Parent-Teacher-TAC Officer Conferences - California Casual Attire

Friday, October 20th
1:00PM – 3:00PM
Saturday, October 21st
9:00AM – 1:30PM
Duffield Sports Center

Meet your Cadet’s support team! Teachers and TAC Officers are available by appointment to meet with patrons for updates about Cadet performance and wellbeing.

Friday Night Football - California Casual Attire

Friday, October 20th
6:40PM – 9:00PM
Maffucci Field

Come support the Warriors as we charge through another winning season. Cadets will be able to check out with patrons for overnight stays after the game.  Senior athletes and Academy teachers will be honored.

Morning Colors Ceremony - California Casual Attire

Saturday, October 21st
Davis Hall Courtyard

Join the Corps of Cadets in raising the flag, a morning tradition at the Academy. Enjoy a special musical treat from the Atkinson Warrior Band!

Spring Break Trip Informational Meeting - California Casual Attire

Saturday, October 21st
1:30PM – 2:15PM
Samuel Warfield Peterson Library

Come explore next year’s Spring Break trip with members of the Academics staff. This informational meeting is mandatory for patrons of interested and registered travelers.

Senior Ring Ceremony - Cocktail Attire

Saturday, October 21st
5:00PM – 6:30PM
Virginia Atkinson Chapel

An Army and Navy Academy tradition going back more than a century. The Class of 2024 will receive their senior rings in this emotional ceremony.

Grand March - Cocktail Attire

Saturday, October 21st
6:45PM – 7:00PM
Duffield Sports Center

In this traditional grand march, seniors, their patrons, and guests will join for a traditional march presentation to officially herald the start of Army and Navy Academy’s homecoming dance.

Oktoberfest - California Casual Attire

Saturday, October 21st
7:30PM – 10:00PM
Rec Hall and Beach

Join ANAPA in celebrating October with a rousing Oktoberfest!

ANAPA Meeting - California Casual Attire

Sunday, October 22nd
9:30AM – 10:30AM
Duffield Sports Center

Join other patrons to discuss what’s new and exciting at Army and Navy Academy. Hosted by this year’s ANAPA President, Lisa Meyer.

Academic Awards Ceremony and Military Review - California Casual Attire

Sunday, October 22nd
11:00AM – 12:15PM
Maffucci Field

Close out another exciting Homecoming/Alumni Weekend with our Academic Awards Ceremony and Military Review.