Homecoming Schedule 2017 

Theme: Still Reddie After All These Years

 Wednesday, Oct. 18

Softball Home Run Derby, 7 p.m., Dee White Field

 Thursday, Oct. 19

Presentation of Homecoming Queen Candidates, 7 p.m., Arkansas Hall

[TENTATIVE] Torchlight Parade from AR Hall to old football field (Caplinger/Newberry)

[TENTATIVE] Bonfire, Pep Rally, and Top 10 Announcement, Caplinger/Newberry

Phi Lambda Chi Homecoming Drumbeat, 8 p.m. until kick-off Saturday

Friday, Oct. 20

H-Club Homecoming 4-person Golf Scramble, 11 a.m., DeGray Lake Resort Golf Course

Black Alumni Chapter Banquet,6 p.m., Garrison Grand Ballroom

Reddies Homecoming Block Party, 6 p.m. - Midnight, Downtown Arkadelphia

  • Featuring Dixon Road Band & DJ
  • Food Trucks, Beer Garden
  • VIP Room at Slim & Shorty’s ($25 per person/$40 per couple)

 Saturday, Oct. 21

Alpha Phi Alpha Breakfast, 8:00 - 10:00 a.m., Ross Room

Black Alumni Chapter Organizational Meeting, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Garrison Grand Ballroom

Heart & Key Alumni Reception, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Garrison Center Cabe Room

Golden Reddie Brunch, 9-10:30 a.m., Garrison Banquet Room

[TENTATIVE] Homecoming Parade, 11 a.m., HSU Campus

Homecoming Tailgate, pregame, Duke Wells Complex

Homecoming Pregame Activities, noon, Carpenter-Haygood Stadium

Alpha Xi Delta Balloon Release, 1:50 p.m., Carpenter-Haygood Stadium

Homecoming Football Game, 2 p.m., Carpenter-Haygood Stadium

Post-Game Downtown Activities

Greek Step Show, 7 p.m., Arkansas Hall

Black Alumni Mixer, Time & Location TBD.


The Cue Restaurant

1205 North 10th Street, Suite B, Arkadelphia, AR

Karaoke, Open Mic and DJ

Pool, Darts and Shuffleboard

Drink Specials



Hamburger Barn

2813 West Pine Street, Arkadelphia, AR 71923

Drink Specials



Slim & Shorty’s

617 Clinton Street


Sunday, Oct. 22

Angelic Voices of Christ, 10:45 a.m., Greater Pleasant Hill Baptist Church