It's Homecoming for McNeese State University and the big events start this Tonight with the annual Homecoming parade.

The parade is full of local merchants, fraternity and sororities and this year the Budweiser Clydesdale horses.

Here is the parade route for this tonight, October 16th's parade:

Floats and vehicles will turn off of East Lagrange street onto Ryan Street and start heading South down Ryan Street which marks the beginning of the parade.  They will continue South down Ryan Street until they hit McNeese Street and take a left.  They will then head East on McNeese Street cross over Common Street and the parade will end at Cowboy Stadiums Lot A parking lot.

The parade starts at 7: 00 p.m. this Thursday.  Then a pep rally and fireworks display will follow immediately after the parade in Cowboy's stadium.