Willowbrook ready to celebrate Homecoming 2021

It’s nearly Homecoming time at Willowbrook, and this year’s theme is Masquerade.

From Sept. 27 to Oct. 2, the school will celebrate with several Homecoming activities. Below is the schedule of events.

Sept. 27

  • Day theme: Pajama Day
  • At lunch: Water-Balloon Toss

Sept. 28

  • Day theme: Generations Day
  • At lunch: Human Ring Toss

Sept. 29

  • Day theme: Class Colors
    • Seniors: Blue
    • Juniors: Black
    • Sophomores: Silver
    • Freshmen: White
  • At lunch: Karaoke
  • 6:30 p.m., Homecoming Pep Rally, Powder-Puff Game and Bonfire

PLEASE NOTE: The Pep Assembly has been moved from Oct. 1 to Sept. 29

Sept. 30

  • Day theme: Tie-Dye
  • At lunch: Pie-Eating Contest

Oct. 1

  • Day theme: Blackout
  • At lunch: Balloon Float
  • 4 p.m., Homecoming Parade: The route will begin at the Ruggard Gazebo (at Park Boulevard and Ardmore Avenue in Villa Park) and will end at the high school (1250 S. Ardmore Ave. in Villa Park). PLEASE NOTE: FROM ABOUT 4 TO 4:45 P.M. ON OCT. 1, ARDMORE AVENUE WILL BE CLOSED FROM PARK BOULEVARD TO HIGHRIDGE ROAD FOR THE PARADE. HIGHRIDGE ROAD ALSO WILL BE CLOSED DURING THAT TIME.
  • 7 p.m., Homecoming Football Game: This will be the District 88 crosstown football game against the Addison Trail Blazers. Join District 88 at 6:30 p.m. to recognize local dignitaries, first responders and veterans (see details at https://www.dupage88.net/site/page/14145).

PLEASE NOTE: The Pep Assembly has been moved from Oct. 1 to Sept. 29. Oct. 1 will now be a regular schedule, and the school day will end at 3 p.m.

Oct. 2

  • 7 to 10 p.m., Homecoming Dance “Masquerade” at Willowbrook: Tickets will be available for $20 each from Sept. 23 to Oct. 1 at the bookstore. The form to bring a guest from another school is available in the Deans Office.