Sammy's Circus...Bearkats Under the Big Top - October 21, 2017


Schedule of Events

Homecoming Parade

Thursday, October 19th at 6:30 PM

Homecoming Court

Check back for the 2017 Homecoming King and Queen candidates!

2016 Homecoming Court

Office Decorating Contest


Rules and Regulations

  • Each entry will be judged in 2 categories: Best Decoration Award and Original Decoration Award.
  • Each entry must be relative to the Homecoming Theme.
  • All entries must be confirmed by Friday, October 13, 2017 to the Homecoming Office Decoration Chair Cutty Gilbert. 294-3755 or to
  • Entries will be judged on Tuesday October 17, 2017 between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • You are encouraged to have your display completed by Monday October 10th and leave it displayed through Saturday’s Game.
  • The winner of the 2 categories will receive a plaque to display in their office/business until next year’s Homecoming, as well as their picture on Today at Sam.
  • The winners will be listed on the Sam Houston web site Wednesday, October 18.

2016 Decoration Contest


La Quinta
124 I-45 N
Huntsville, TX
(936) 295-6454

Motel 6
1607 IH-45
Huntsville, TX
(936) 291-6927

SHSU University Hotel
Ave H at 16th St
Huntsville, TX
(936) 291-2151

Gateway Inn & Suites
606 IH-45 S, Exit 114
Huntsville, TX
(936) 295-7595

Holiday Inn
201 West Hill Park Circle
Huntsville, TX
(936) 293-8800

Econo Lodge
IH-45 N
Huntsville, TX
(936) 295-6401

Comfort Inn
160 IH-45 S
Huntsville, TX
(936) 438-8400

Best Western
613 I-45 South, Exit 114
Huntsville, TX
(936) 295-9151

Tailgate Reservation

Join us at Bearkat Alley (Bowers Stadium North Parking Lot) for the Homecoming Tailgate on Saturday, October 21st. Contact the Department of Student Activities at (936) 294-3861 or to reserve your spot at Bearkat Alley.