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2021 Event Calendar


Saturday, 10.16.21

Painting with a Cougar (only for Spirit Cup Teams)
10:00 am/Student Center Plaza

Monday, 10.18.21

Kick off Pep Rally and Court Announcement with RHA
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm/Student Center Plaza

Come kick off Homecoming Week with our annual pep rally! Grab some free food and hang our with the University of Houston Football Team, the Spirit of Houston, and Shasta and Sasha! Be sure to check out the event to be introduced to the 2021 Homecoming Court!

Tuesday, 10.19.21

CANstruction co-sponsored with MVP
11:00 am – 2:00 pm/Student Center Plaza

Homecoming Spirit Teams will construct can sculptures that are sure to impress! Come out and grab some food, vote for your favorite sculpture and enjoy music while these CANstructions come to life. In collaboration with the Metropolitan Volunteer Program, the food donations collected at this event will be donated to local food banks. 

Strut Your Stuff
7:00pm/Student Center Houston Room

Come enjoy a night, full of fun, spirited variety skits and dances put on by student organizations across campus!

Wednesday, 10.20.21

Tie Dye with Homecoming
10:00 am – 2:00 pm/Student Center Plaza

Come out to get a free shirt to tie dye with Homecoming! We'll provide all the supplies for you to bring your colorful creation to life! Speaking of creativity, come watch some amazing pancake artists as they make some incredible pieces of art, maybe you'll get one!

Bed Races
7:00pm – 10:00 pm/TDECU Stadium, Gate 2 (Teams decorate beds starting at 4pm)

Join in the fun! Spirit Teams get to decorate beds and then compete in a tournament-style race next to the TDECU stadium. There will also be free food trucks and activities for all to enjoy!

Thursday, 10.21.21

Great Inflatable Race
11:00 am – 2:00 pm/Student Center North Lawn

Come take part in the Great Inflatable Race! See how fast you can complete the circuit of multiple inflatables and climb up the rock-climbing wall. Try as many or as few games as you want but be sure to stop by for free food and fun!

SPB Homecoming Concert feat. NLE Choppa w/ supporting act MADZ
Doors: 7:00 pm, Show: 8:15 pm/Lynn Eusan Park

Come out to Lynn Eusan Park to see musical artist NLE Choppa headline the SPB Homecoming Concert! To start out, the University of Houston’s own MADZ will open the show!

Friday, 10.22.21

Rock the Campus with MVP
9:00 am – 12:00 pm/Student Center Plaza

Rock The Campus is a campus-wide clean-up and beautification event during Homecoming week where we will be participating in a variety of activities like weeding, trash pick-up, and other outdoor activities. We will be volunteering all around campus from 9 am – 11 am and heading back to the Student Center Plaza for pizza and a free T-shirt!

Homecoming Carnival and Haunted House
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm/Lynn Eusan Park

Join in the fun at the Homecoming Fall Carnival! Try your hand at some classic carnival games for a chance to win prizes, enjoy some of your favorite carnival foods, and walk through the haunted house... if you dare!

Saturday, 10.23.21

Homecoming Game v. ECU

A tradition that dates back to 1946, the Cougars will host ECU for the 76th homecoming game.

Party on the Plaza (alumni only)
Time: TBD/outside TDECU Stadium

Party on the Plaza is the official UHAA tailgate party held four hours before every UH home football game. Bring your alumni card to enter!