Homecoming: Citrus Variety Collection Tour

In the weeks leading up to Homecoming, we’re going to highlight some fun events you should attend! For a complete list of Homecoming activities click here.

Saturday, November 14, 9:45am-10:45am – Citrus Variety Collection Tour – 1.

The Citrus Experiment Station and its Citrus Variety Collection were established in Riverside in the early 1900s to support the needs of the developing citrus industry in Southern California. Come tour the UCR Citrus Variety Collection, one of the world’s most diverse living collections of citrus and citrus relatives and learn about UCR’s early history. Hosted by Dr. Tracy Kahn, Principal Museum Scientist of UCR’s Botany and Plant Sciences department. PLEASE WEAR CLOSED TOE SHOES.

Location: Lot 19

We’ve organized a day full of fun activities for the whole family including tours, Back to Class sessions, interactive demonstrations, and more! Before you head to the game, stop by Scot Fest where you can play games for prizes, try tasty treats from the Food Truck Festival, or visit our Kids Zone for activities designed to engage our smallest Highlanders. Be sure to check out our Men’s Basketball Game against William Jessup at 4:00 p.m. After the game, head on over to Overtime at the Alumni & Visitors Center for tailgate food, beer tasting, games, and a magic show. There’s something for everyone at Homecoming. Welcome home!

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