October 31-November 5

All Week

Starting 10/31

iSpy North Texas on Scavify: October 31 - November 5

Complete the iSpy North Texas Scavenger Hunt on the Scavify app by attending events during Homecoming week, participating in photo challenges, and answering trivia! All Homecoming events will have QR codes that can contribute to the hunt. Based on the number of tasks you complete, you will be entered for a chance to win prizes! To participate, download the Scavify app on your Apple or Google Play Store. Create an account in the app and search for "iSpy North Texas" to join the hunt by scrolling to your "Tasks" list. 

Vote for Homecoming Royalty on OrgSync: October 31 - November 3




11:00-1:00pm: Homecoming Picnic

Library Mall (Union 314 if rain)

Join us at the Picnic to kick off the University of North Texas’ Homecoming Week! Bring your Mean Green spirit and celebrate with the pep band, North Texas Cheer, North Texas Dancers, and Scrappy for a pep rally at noon. Free food with current UNT ID. 

3:00-5:00pm: Build a Bear for Cook Children’s

Union 314

For the first time, the Homecoming Service event participation is open to all UNT students! Join us as we stuff teddy bears to donate to children in need. All bears will be donated to Cook Children’s Hospital. Please note: students cannot keep the bears.




12:00pm: Homecoming T-shirt Giveaway at Discovery Park

Discovery Park, Room CG130

Come get your FREE Homecoming t-shirt from CSA at Discovery Park starting at noon!

8:00pm: Scrappy Gameshow

Union Lyceum

Come watch as the top 2 teams from each competition category compete in a Family Feud style showdown. Please note: the deadline for teams to sign up has already passed. Free with UNT ID.




11:00am: Homecoming Victory Candy Bar at Discovery Park

Discovery Park, Room CG130

Come celebrate Homecoming week with CSA at Discovery Park with our green and white Victory Candy Bar!

7:00pm: Yell Like Hell


The Progressive Black Student Organization and Student Activities present Yell Like Hell, an annual competition full of dancing, performances, stepping, and a full load of UNT Mean Green spirit! Please note: the deadline for teams to sign up has already passed. Free with UNT ID.




11:00am: Homecoming T-shirt Giveaway at Discovery Park

Discovery Park, Room CG130

Come get your FREE Discovery Park t-shirt from CSA starting at 11:00am!

11:00am-2:00pm: Homecoming Picnic at Frisco

Frisco Hall Park A Lobby Pick Up

Partake in the annual UNT tradition of the Homecoming cookout right here on the Frisco campus! Grab a Chick-fil-A sandwich or salad, chips and a drink! Grab some swag to show off your Mean Green Pride. 

5:00pm-10:00pm: Travel Bash

Union, Library Mall, South Lawn

Celebrate UNT Spirit with a night full of road trip-themed activities live music, Broadway musical movie showing, poker, and more! Free with UNT ID. Sponsored by UPC. 

9:00pm: Bonfire and Team Competition Award Ceremony

Apogee Stadium North Parking Lot

Note date and time change due to the prediction of stormy weather on Friday. This is the final Pep Rally of Homecoming week, featuring the Bonfire built by the Talons, fireworks, a live DJ, and more! Bonfire has been a tradition for over 50 years and is a great way to show some Mean Green pride prior to playing FIU! Bonfire is sponsored by the UNT Alumni Association. 

Team Competition event winners will be announced at an award ceremony at the Bonfire. Teams are invited to join in celebrating the accomplishments of students throughout the week, in the awarding of the Scrappy Cup.




6:00-7:30pm: Brave Combo (Postponed due to stormy weather predicted Friday)

Apogee Stadium North Parking Lot

Join the UNT Alumni Association at the Alumni Pavilion for the annual Homecoming Bonfire, featuring a performance by alumni-led band, Brave Combo! Light hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available at the Alumni Pavilion.




 3:00pm: Mean Green Football vs. FIU

Apogee Stadium