Centennial Celebration



Centennial CelebrationCentennial Celebration: Schedule of Events

 Join the GCCC Endowment Association at the Beth Tedrow Student Center Portico and Cafeteria on September 27 at 6pm for an elegant evening to celebrate the centennial of GCCC. Proceeds from the gala will support scholarships for academic and technical programs. Enjoy a cocktail hour followed by a decadent meal prepared by Great Western Dining.

Community members, businesses, and organizations in Southwest Kansas will join together to celebrate "100 years of community" during a parade at the GCCC campus on Saturday, September 28 at 10AM. Community members are encouraged to attend and spend the day on campus enjoying free food, entertainment, and fun for the entire family.

Stay on the GCCC Campus after the parade for a Family Fun "Ed-Venture" Scavenger Hunt, hosted by the various academic and technical programs at GCCC. FREE Food from Great Western Dining and Entertainment from local and regional musicians and performance groups will also be provided. An address from the GCCC President, Dr. Ryan Ruda will also take place during this portion of the event.  Food will be served between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. 

Kick-off the Old-timer's Bowl and Homecoming with a Pep Band and Drum Line Rally at 2pm, and follow the band across Campus Drive to the football stadium for more music, tailgating, and the homecoming game festivities. 

 Join the GCCC Community to witness the coronatoin of the 2019 Homecoming King and Queen just before kickoff of the Homecoming Football game!

Cheer on new GCCC Head Football Coach, Tom Minnick, and the 2019-2020 Broncbuster Football team as they take on Fort Scott Community College in the Homecoming game. GCCC and Fort Scott CC both celebrate 100 years in 2019, and these "Old-timer" schools will battle for a trophy and the right to tout the reigning "Old-timer" title for the year.  

Electronic Parade Entry Registration Form

GCCC Department and Club Parade Entry