Bayou Classic Events

The Bayou Classic is more than a football game. The annual event is one of the Nations greatest college sports rivalries, bringing the fans and alumni of Grambling State University and Southern University to New Orleans each November. A week-long of events featuring the Parade, Career & College Expo, Greek Show & Battle of the Bands and Fan Festival culminates with Saturday's Bayou Classic football match-up. Listed below are our OFFICIAL EVENTS: 

 


 

TUESDAY

2017 BAYOU CLASSIC PRESS CONFERENCE

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

Gate A | Ground Level

10:00A


 

THURSDAY  

Bayou Classic Parade

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Mercedes Benz-Superdome to the French Market

Parade will begin at 3:30P

 


 

FRIDAY  

2017 Coaches Luncheon (Invitation Only)

Friday, November 24, 2017

Hyatt Regency New Orleans 601 Loyola Avenue NOLA 70113

12:00N – 1:30P  

 

2017 Welcome Reception (Invitation Only)

Friday, November 24, 2017

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

Doors Open at 5:00P

 

2017 Greek Show

Friday, November 24, 2017

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

Doors Open at 5:00P | Show starts at 6:00P

 

2017 Battle of the Bands 

Friday, November 24, 2017

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

Show starts at 6:00P

 


 

SATURDAY  

FanFestival 

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Champions Square Lasalle St, NOLA 70112

11:30A – 3:30P

 

The 44th Annual Bayou Classic

Southern University Jaguars vs. Grambling State University Tigers 

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

KICK-OFF at 4:00P

 

The Official Bayou Classic After Party 

Saturday, November 26, 2017 Metropolitan Nightclub 310 Andrew Higgins NOLA 70130

Doors open at 11:00P