Sac State's annual Homecoming Golf Cart Parade is back and bigger than ever. Sign up to decorate your golf cart for a chance to win the grand prize trophy and year-long bragging rights. Golf Cart Parade participants will take part in the Hornet Walk during the Homecoming Festival and loop around the track at halftime. Stingers Up!

New this year

Golf Cart Parade participants must complete and submit a Homecoming Driver Authorization Packet before signing up. Please send submissions to Gladys Glaude at Participants will receive a confirmation email once their Authorization Packet is received. For additional questions, please contact Gladys at 916-278-4952. 

Student organizations in good standing with the Department of Student Organizations and Leadership (SO&L) are eligible to request a golf cart fee waiver. To verify student organization status, please contact SO&L at (916) 278-6595 or

The offer is valid for the first 25 spots on a first come, first serve basis. All other submissions are $35. Thank you to the Alumni Association and ASI for making this opportunity possible! 

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Homecoming Week Activities

Homecoming week is Oct. 9-14 and Sac State will host numerous events all week. A few quick highlights include:

  • Wednesday, October 11 - The Student Alumni Association (SAA) is hosting 'Chalk it up!' Put your creativity to work and spread the word about Dance Marathon. Register for a chalk team today!
  • Thursday, October 12 - The Student Alumni Associaiont (SAA) is hosting a 'Homecoming Pizza and Prep Party.' Join us to decorate our golf cart float, make posters, enjoy some pizza and have fun! Let us know you're coming so that we have enough pizza.
  • Friday, October 13 - MONSTER MASH Dance Marathon is finally here! Come for the fun, games and dancing! Enjoy food and friends! In the spirit? Dress up and win prizes in our costume contest or dance the night away in our Dance Marathon contest. You won't want to miss this! Register today

Homecoming Festival at 3 p.m.

North side of the Harper Alumni Center—Parking Lot 8

Come one, come all for this fun filled festival featuring music, activities, booths and more! 

Bring your best eats and tailgate. Maybe even compete in our tailgate competition. Our coveted "Golden Spatula Award," prizes and fame await the best tailgate in the categories of alumni/community members and students. 

Be sure to wear your green and gold to show your Hornet Pride!

Football: Hornets vs Idaho State at 6 p.m.

Grab your OneCard and catch the game as the Hornets take on Idaho State at Hornet Stadium. Go Hornets!