Homecoming 2022

Homecoming 2022

October 17-21, 2022

Yell Like Hell & Royalty Crowning: Thursday, October 20th

Homecoming Parade: Saturday, October 22nd

Outstanding Alumni Award Reception

Join Pittsburg State University and the PSU Alumni Association as we recognize the 2022 Dr. Kenneth K. Bateman Outstanding Alumni Award recipients. 

Friday, October 21, 2022
4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Wilkinson Alumni Center

Taste of Pittsburg

Taste of Pittsburg Link Gallery


Kick-off Homecoming weekend at the 11th Annual Taste of Pittsburg - a homecoming tradition favorite! Your one-stop-shop for your favorite Pittsburg eats and treats! Enjoy an evening of food sampling, beer and wine, live music from pianist and singer Todd East, and a special recognition of the Kenneth K. Bateman Outstanding Alumni Award recipients! 

Friday, October 21, 2022
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Overman Student Center

Participating local restaurants:

Bamboo | Barto's Idle Hour | Calvin's Catering BBQ | The Pitt | The Jolly Fox Brewery | TOAST | Pallucca's Italian Market | Root Coffeehouse | Campus Services | Frontenac Bakery | Pueblo Mio

Registration is $25/person, which includes a sample from each participating restaurant. Beer or wine tickets (1 drink per ticket) can be purchased in advance ($10 for 3 tickets) and cash bar is available.

Registration is required. Please use the link below or contact Alumni & Constituent Relations at 620-235-4758 or email alumni@pittstate.edu.




GorillaFest is the official PSU tailgate prior to all home football games. Admission is free. Join other fans three hours prior to kick-off in Gorilla Village, east of Carnie Smith Stadium, for:

  • Free kids games
  • Inflatable slides and bounce house
  • Balloon twisting
  • Food vendors
  • Live music
  • Pre game pep rally (approximately 75 minutes prior to kickoff)
  • PSU merchandise


GorillaFest Corporate Tailgate

GorillaFest also includes space at each home game for companies or groups to set up large tailgates. Click here for more information.

Helpful Game Day Information

Questions? Contact PSU Alumni & Constituent Relations

Phone: 620-235-4758    
Toll Free: 877-PSU-ALUM
Fax: 620-235-4949
Email: alumni@pittstate.edu

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