The Virginia Cavaliers have released their 2018 promotional schedule, announcing that next year’s Homecomings contest will be on October 13 against the Miami Hurricanes. Virginia plays seven home football games next season, and each will have a different highlight for fans.
As always, the season-opener will be the Paint the Town Orange celebration, including a pep rally on the Downtown Mall on Friday, August 31. The Hoos take on the Richmond Spiders on September 1.
On September 15, the game against the Ohio Bobcats is Youth Day and Band Day, featuring youth giveaways, ticket offers, and Virginia state high school bands at halftime.
September 22’s matchup against the Louisville Cardinals is Military Appreciation Day, with complimentary tickets to military locations in Virginia to service members.
After Homecomings on October 13 comes Family Weekend on October 27 against the North Carolina Tar Heels.
Virginia takes on the Pittsburgh Panthers on November 2, which will be University Day in honor of University faculty and staff. Finally, November 10 is Senior Day against the Liberty Flames—this has also been designated as Fan Appreciation Day, though no details have been released yet on what this might entail.
Read the full release for full details on new season ticket holder benefits and pricing tiers. No date has been announced yet for any spring game festivities.