Hootfest is a competition held on the second Saturday of each term at Rice University with other miscellaneous activities happening throughout the second week. It includes fun activities such as the Pudding Fling, the Cheesy Poof and . The teams are Red (R-E-D!), Blue (the best team), Green, Pinkle (which isn't a color), and Grellow (which isn't a real color either). Each RAG is assigned to a random team with there being about 3 RAGs per team.