COOKEVILLE – On Saturday, Nov. 13, WCTE PBS will broadcast Tennessee Tech’s homecoming parade live starting at 10:30 a.m. Catch the event on WCTE’s main channel, or live stream on YouTube TV and Facebook. All the pageantry of homecoming will be on full display, with student-built floats reflecting this year’s theme, “Tech Back In Time: Homecoming Through The Decades!” Tennessee Tech President, Dr. Phil Oldham, Tennessee Tech Chief of Staff, Lee Wray, and WCTE PBS President and CEO Avery Hutchins will serve as hosts of the parade.
Students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community will share in the celebrations of Tennessee Tech’s homecoming parade starting on Dixie Avenue and traveling throughout campus. Featured participants include local high school marching bands, community organizations, Tech organizations and the homecoming court.
“In the spirit of Homecoming and the theme of this year’s festivities, we’re thrilled to be a part of Tennessee Tech’s annual homecoming celebration, celebrating the shared history and ties that connects members of the community to our viewers,” said Brent Clark, WCTE PBS Director of Content & Digital Media.
The game will not be broadcasted on WCTE PBS due to licensing rights owned by ESPN. The game can be accessed through the ESPN App on smartphones, tablets and connected streaming devices or via espn.com/watch. The game can also be accessed via ESPN+.
WCTE Central TN PBS has served the Upper Cumberland 40+ years as the region’s premier storyteller and is the only television station in a 75-mile radius of Cookeville, making it a strategic partner in education, health services, government, arts and music. WCTE is a 501(c) 3, and is owned and operated by the Upper Cumberland Broadcast Council. WCTE Central TN PBS is one of only 350 PBS member stations nationwide.