Get ready, Mobile! The Ultimate HBCU Experience is next week! The Gulf Coast Challenge Powered by the Mobile Sports Authority presents two Historically Black Colleges and Universities in a classic showdown. The Ultimate HBCU Experience is Saturday, October 7, at 3:00 PM at Ladd-Peebles Stadium, featuring the Bulldogs of Alabama A&M University vs. the Tigers of Jackson State University.
Festivities leading up to the game begin Wednesday, October 4, and continue through game day.
Schedule of Events
Wednesday, October 4 - Kickoff Concert Featuring Shai - Mardi Gras Park - 6 PM
Thursday, October 5 - College & Career Fair - Mobile Convention Center - 9 AM - 1 PM
Gospel Explosion Featuring Marvin Sapp - Mardi Gras Park - 6 PM - Friday, October 6
Second Line Parade - Starts at Battle House Hotel - 5:30 PM - HBCU Fest Concert Featuring Rich Boy and Jung Joc
Mardi Gras Park - 6:30 PM - Saturday, October 7 - Gulf Coast Challenge Parade - starts at Warren St. & Congress St. - 10 AM
GAME KICKOFF - Ladd-Peebles Stadium - 3 PM - Post-game Concert featuring Lil Boosie
Game tickets available online at www.thegulfcoastchallenge.com