MHS prepares for 2016 Homecoming


The junior class float is pictured from last year’s Marshalltown High School Homecoming parade. The 2016 Homecoming week is September 12-17.

Marshalltown High School is gearing up for Homecoming Week, which runs September 12-17. The week will be filled with special spirit days for students and staff with this year’s theme being “Bobcat Paradise.”

Parade and coronation
The Homecoming parade will be held on Main Street downtown at 6 p.m. on Thursday, September 15. The parade will be followed by the pep rally and the king and queen coronation in the MHS/Community Auditorium.

Football game
The Bobcats will host Waterloo West for the Homecoming football game at Leonard Cole Field on Friday, September 16. The 9th grade team will play at 4:45 p.m. with the varsity game set to kickoff at 7:30 p.m.

The Homecoming Dance will be held from 8 to 11 p.m. in the MHS cafeteria on Saturday, September 17.

For more Homecoming schedule information and dance ticket information, visit the Marshalltown High School website at and click on the “2016 Homecoming Schedule” link.

Homecoming 5K run/walk – RUN HAS BEEN POSTPONED