But Tuesday, it was the battle of the beans!
Students sparred and stirred the pot in a homecoming chili cookoff at the Gardens!
Teams competed for best chili based on creativity, taste and overall theme, which was "holidays."
But this event was about more than just a good time.
"We donate the food to the local homeless shelter, so it's just a great way for the community to come out and work together to do something good," says Victoria Faulkner, the director of traditions at the U of A.
The Arkansas Razorbacks kick off their homecoming game on Saturday, November 3 at 11:21 a.m.
For a complete list of all the homecoming events planned for this week, click here!