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, Greek Show & Battle of the Bands and Fan Festival culminates with Saturday's Bayou Classic football match-up. Listed below are our official events: 

 


 

MONDAY 

 

Bayou Classic Press Conference Presented by American Airlines

Monday, November 25, 2019

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

Gate A | Ground Level

10:00A


 

FRIDAY  

Coaches Luncheon (Invitation Only)

Friday, November 29, 2019

Hyatt Regency New Orleans 601 Loyola Avenue NOLA 70113

12:00N – 1:30P  

 

Bayou Classic BizTech Challenge Presented by LED 

Friday, November 29, 2019

Hyatt Regency Hotel, 601 Loyola Ave, NOLA 70113

Doors Open at 1:00PM 

 

Greek Show Presented by Be The Match 

Battle of the Bands Presented by United States Marine Corps

Friday, November 29, 2019

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

Doors Open at 6:00P | Show starts at 7:00P

 

 

 

SATURDAY  

 

Doc Griggs 2X Around the Dome 

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

8:00AM

 

Bayou Classic Parade Presented by Cricket Wireless

Saturday, November 30, 2019

9:30A

NEW ROUTE: The parade will go down N. Peters and cross Canal Street, then down Tchoupitoulas past the Doubletree, August, Mother’s, to Poydras Street. The parade will go down Poydras Street and end at the corner of Poydras St. and Loyola Ave. 

 

Fan Festival Presented by Cox

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Champions Square Lasalle St, NOLA 70112

11:30A – 3:30P

 

The 46th Annual Bayou Classic

Southern University vs. Grambling State University 

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

KICK-OFF at 4:00P

 

The Bayou Classic Halftime Show

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Mercedes Benz-Superdome 1500 Sugarbowl Drive NOLA 70112

Halftime Show of the 45th Annual Bayou Classic Football Game