HPU Stinger Spectacular

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. The weekend schedule is now available. Registration will open on August 15, 2022, for all events. 

Parade Information:

For overnight accommodations visit:

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


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

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


Dr Pepper

Underwood’s Bar-B-Q


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