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HOMECOMING WEEK: October 7-12, 2013


Spirit Board Competition
Spirit Boards will be displayed throughout Homecoming Week at the Broadway entrance to campus.

Spirit Banner Competition
Spirit Banners will be displayed throughout Homecoming Week in the Student Union Building.


Kick Off
Monday, October 7, 2013
SUB North Plaza, 12:00 pm
Let's kick off Homecoming week with a Pep Rally from the Tech Spirit Squads! Free food, drinks, and Homecoming T-shirts for students with TTU ID while supplies last! Public welcome; parking is very limited.


Scavenger Hunt
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Memorial Circle, 4:00
Think you know Tech better than anyone else? Come show off your knowledge of Tech in the annual campus-wide photo scavenger hunt! Make teams of up to 6 people and take a camera out on campus to capture your school pride! Sign up by filling out the form here.


Spin Art Frisbee
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
SUB North Plaza, 10:00 am -3:00 pm
Design your own frisbee! Creating a spin art masterpiece is as easy as choosing the colors, spinning your frisbee and painting away! 

S.O. Sing
(Student Organization Sing)
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
United Spirit Arena, 8:00-10:00 pm
Come out to watch your favorite Student Organizations sing and dance their way to the top at this exciting student competition! Greek and Student Organizations will be performing!


Inflatable Twister
Thursday, October 10, 2013
SUB North Plaza, 10:00 am-3:00 pm
Play a few rounds of intense twister on our inflatable twister mat with FREE popcorn and cotton candy for students with TTU ID!

Tamale Fest
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Urbanovsky Park, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sponsored by Cru

Techsan Memorial
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Memorial Circle, 5:30 pm
This is a special time to gather as Red Raiders and remember those students, faculty, staff, and alumni who are no longer with us. Public welcome; parking is limited. Rainout location: SUB Courtyard


Rowdy Raider Rally
Friday, October 11, 2013
SUB North Plaza, 12:00 pm
Come out for some fun and get pumped up for the Big Game! Homecoming T-shirts will be given out to students with TTU ID while supplies last! The Homecoming Court will be announced. Come and support your student organization representative! Public welcome; parking is very limited. Rainout location: SUB Courtyard.

Top Techsan Luncheon
McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center, 12:00 pm

Sponsored by the Texas Tech Alumni Association

A Matador Evening
McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center, 6:00 pm

Sponsored by the Texas Tech Alumni Association

Homecoming March & Pep Rally/ Bonfire
Friday, October 11, 2013
March begins at Band Parking Lot, 8:30 pm
Pep Rally & Bonfire
Urbanovsky Park, 9:00* pm
Join the Goin’ Band and Spirit Squads as they lead the second annual Homecoming March from the band parking lot down 18th street to kick off the evening and end at Urbanovsky Park for the Pep Rally & Bonfire.
Gather with other Red Raiders to show
your Tech spirit for our university and Texas Tech Football Team! Spirit squads and the Goin' Band from Raiderland will perform! Saddle Tramps will light the bonfire in honor of Homecoming. S.O. Sing, Spirit Board, and Banner winners will be announced along with the 2013 Homecoming Court. Public welcome.
*In case of inclement weather, the Pep Rally will be moved to the United Spirit Arena, and the audience can sit on the West side.


Due to the 11:00 am kickoff for the game, there will not be a parade this year. We look forward to the parade returning in 2014.

R-1 Parking Lot, 7:00 am
The William Clark Green Band will be performing.

Texas Tech vs. Iowa State
Saturday, October 12, 2013
Jones AT&T Stadium, 11:00 am

Don't miss the Homecoming football game! Homecoming Court and 2013 King and Queen will be announced during Halftime.

All events are free with TTU Student ID.