Stephenville Events

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Sunday, October 17

Ignite the Night-Lighting of the Smokestack/Announce the Homecoming Court

Sunday, October 17 | 7:30 PM | Smokestack/P13 Parking Lot

Monday, October 18

Faculty, Staff, and Alumni Luncheon

Monday, October 18 | 11:30 AM-1:00 PM | TSC Ballrooms

Silver Bugle Hunt

Monday, October 18 | 6:30 PM | Trogdon House

Tuesday, October 19

Launching of the Ducks

Tuesday, October 19 | 5:30 PM | Rudder way/Reflecting Pools

Ducks will be picked up along Rudder Way. Groups of 30-40 will then move to the Nursing Reflecting Pools to launch their ducks. There will be multiple launchings.

Walk Like a Sigma

Tuesday, October 19 | 9:14 PM | Dinning Hall Patio

Purple Pancakes

Tuesday, October 19 | 10:00 PM – 12:15 AM | Dining Hall Patio

Wednesday, October 20

Yell Contest

Wednesday, October 20 | 9:00 PM | Wisdom Gym
Doors Open: 8:45 PM

Students must have the Corq App to be scanned in.

Snake Dance

Wednesday, October 20 | Following Yell Contest | Wisdom Gym to TSC Amphitheater

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Drum Beating

Wednesday, October 20 | Following Snake Dance through Football Game Kickoff | TSC Amphitheater

Yell Bingo

Wednesday, October 20 | 9:00 PM | TSC Ballrooms

Thursday, October 21

Purple Out Picnic/Meet the Homecoming Court

Thursday, October 21 | 6:00 PM | Intramural Fields

Purple Out Concert

Thursday, October 21 | 7:30 PM | Intramural Fields

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Midnight Madness

Thursday, October 21 | 12:00 AM (Doors Open: 11:15 PM) | Wisdom Gym

Friday, October 22

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J. Dixon White Homecoming Golf Tournament

Friday, October 22 | Tee Off: 9:30 AM | Canyon West Golf Course

Welcome Home Bash

Friday, October 22 | Noon-5:00 PM | Alumni House

Alumni Homecoming Kick-Off Social

Friday, October 22 | 5:00 – 7:00 PM | Alumni House

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L.V. Risinger Memorial Bonfire

Friday, October 22 | 8:00 PM Bonfire Lighting | Tarleton Agriculture Center 

  • Shuttles will run from the Campus Rec and City Park beginning at 6:00 PM
  • Additional parking at Timber Ridge Church
  • On-site parking vehicle flags are available for students and alumni. First come, first served while supplies last. Pick up at the Thompson Student Center Info Desk. Students must present valid Texan Card. Alumni must present a valid Driver’s License.

Saturday, October 23

College of Agriculture & Natural Resources Breakfast

Saturday, October 23 | 8:00 – 9:45 AM | Tarleton Agriculture Center

Welcome Home Breakfast and Parade Watch Party

Saturday, October 23 | 8:00 AM – Noon | Alumni House

Memorial Homecoming 5K

Saturday, October 23 | 8:00 AM | Starting at Rome Street and Rudder Way

Homecoming Parade

Saturday, October 23 | 10:00 AM | Encircling Campus via Washington and McIlhaney Streets

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Tarleton Alumni Rodeo

Saturday, October 23 | 10:00 AM | Tarleton Rodeo Arena 13635 FM 3025

The Jungle Book-Children’s Play

Saturday, October 23 | 10:00 AM & 2:00 PM | Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center Theater

Student Life Reunion Hall

Saturday, October 23 | Noon – 2:00 PM | TSC Ballrooms

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Dr. Steve Simpson Lab Naming Ceremony

Saturday, October 23 | 1:45 – 2:30 PM | Wisdom Gym

Texan Alley and Tarleton Alumni Association Tailgate Party

Saturday, October 23 | 2:00 – 6:00 PM | Texan Alley

Rally on Rudder + Pointe du Hoc

Saturday, October 23 | 2:40 PM | Starting at Dining Hall & culminating at Maj. Gen. James Earl Rudder Statue

Tarleton Football Game

Saturday, October 23 | 6:00 PM | Memorial Stadium

Crowning of Homecoming King & Queen

Saturday, October 23 | Halftime (During Football Game) | Memorial Stadium

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TSU Alumni Service Social Club Reunion

Saturday, October 23 | 8:30 – 11:00 PM | TSC Ballrooms