HPU Stinger Spectacular

Howard Payne University’s Stinger Spectacular parade has been canceled due to rain. HPU extends an invitation to see the parade floats at Gordon Wood Stadium at 1 p.m. today before the HPU football game versus Sul Ross State University.

 

Due to inclement weather forecast for the weekend of Oct. 1-2, the Stinger Spectacular schedule of events has been modified. Click “View Schedule” for up-to-date information.

Save the date for Stinger Spectacular 2022! | Friday, Oct. 14, & Saturday, Oct. 15

HPU’s Stinger Spectacular includes Homecoming, Yellow Jacket Preview and Family Weekend. Read on for more information about Homecoming honorees, the Stinger Spectacular and event sponsors. 

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2021 Alumni Honorees

Distinguished Alumnus
Tim Viertel ’80

Coming Home Queen
Cindy (Hughes) Liebrum ’72

Outstanding Young Graduate
Bridget (Wells) Jones ’08

Grand Marshals
Terry ’91 and Robin (Quinn) Chumbley ’91

Medal of Service
Dr. Bill Taylor ’64

Dr. José Rivas Distinguished Service Award
Rev. Ben Delgado ’68

Homecoming

HPU friends and alumni are invited to campus for Homecoming, being celebrated as part of the Stinger Spectacular. Join us for reunions, the Homecoming play, the HPU Football game and more.

Family Weekend

Parents and families of current students are invited to participate in all Stinger Spectacular events. Some key events to look for are the HPU Student and Family Dinner, Cobbler on the Campus, the Stinger Spectacular parade, HPU Family BBQ, pep rally and HPU Football Game.

Prospective students and their families are invited to join us for a great day of connecting with HPU faculty, staff and learning more about HPU. Be sure to connect with your Admission Counselor to sign up for YJP activities.

Gold Sponsors

Bruner Auto Group

City of Brownwood

Early Texas Visitors and Events Center

HPU Alumni Association

Wendlee Broadcasting

Willie’s T’s

Navy Sponsors

Double H Mercantile

Dr Pepper

TexasBank

Underwood’s of Brownwood

United Supermarkets

White Sponsors

Citizens National Bank

MCBank

Painter and Johnson Financial

Smith and Sharpe Agencies

Partner Sponsors

David L. Robnett Agency

Brownwood Chamber of Commerce

Gold Sponsors

Wendlee Broadcasting

Willie’s T’s

Early Texas Visitors and Events Center

City of Brownwood

Bruner Auto Group

HPU Alumni Association

Navy Sponsors

United Supermarkets

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Dr Pepper

Underwood’s Bar-B-Q

TexasBank

Double H Mercantile

White Sponsors

Citizens National Bank

MC Bank

Painter & Johnson Financial

Smith & Sharpe Agencies

Partner Sponsors

Robnett Integra Insurance Services

Brownwood Chamber of Commerce