BHS set to celebrate Homecoming

(Pictured left to right: Homecoming Attendants and King/Queen Candidates: Mia Oppy – Junior Attendant, Alex Caudill – King Candidate, Lily Palmer – Queen Candidate, Corbin Baker – King Candidate, Ally Barker – Queen Candidate, Jack Hutchins – King Candidate, Olivia Ullom – Queen Candidate, and Ava Kunze – Freshman Attendant)

Submitted by Bill Tipple

Bellefontaine High School will celebrate homecoming this weekend.

The homecoming parade will be Thursday evening.

The parade will begin at 6:30 at the intersection of Main Street and Chillicothe Avenue. It will proceed south and turn left onto Washington Avenue, then turn right onto Harding Street and head into AcuSport Stadium.

All fall athletic teams, select clubs, BHS Marching Band, and homecoming court will be featured in the parade.

The community pep rally will start around 7:15 p.m. in the stadium.

Fireworks will follow the pep rally.

The queen will be announced during pregame festivities Friday night.

The king will be crowned on Saturday night at the dance, which starts at 8 p.m.

There will be a BHS Homecoming Food Truck Extravaganza Friday from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. The food trucks will start serving again at 5 p.m.

The food trucks will be set up by the BHS Spirit Rock near Harding Street.

Food trucks from Frog Sneeze Mac-N-Cheese, Dave’s Tasty Dogs, Fruit Bucket Smoothies, Fork in the Road, Traveling Brew Coffee, Catt’s Wagon, Where There’s Smoke, Fish & Que, and Drake & Co. will be featured.

Bellefontaine (4-1) will host Tecumseh (3-2) in football Friday at 7 p.m.