NEWS on LIFE, WORK, & PLAY in Mississippi's College Town

Gameday Guide: Nov 17- 18

It’s GAME WEEKEND in Mississippi’s College Town and that means New South Weekends with Bulldog fun Friday through Sunday! Read on for details and helpful links for everything happening this weekend…

NEW SOUTH WEEKENDS
are back in Mississippi’s College Town, and we are proud to welcome our family from the Bulldog Nation back home — along with a few of our friends from Fayetteville as well! We have a lot in store this weekend, so read on to see what’s happening, including great resources for shopping and dining. Be sure to check out our online GAME WEEKEND GUIDE for more information and helpful links for your best game day yet… HAIL STATE!

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17


8:00 a.m. — CSpire Fan Zone!
 + Road closures begin on MSU Campus
8:45 a.m. — Dawg Walk + Pregame Pep Rally
11:00 a.m. — MSU VS. ARKANSAS

For the full schedule of #HailState gameday events, visit the MSU GAMEDAY WEBSITE!

GAME WEEKEND EVENTS/SHOPPING
There’s plenty of time this weekend to visit your favorite Starkville shops & boutiques to find tailgating supplies and the latest styles for Saturday’s TRUE MAROON game! Thanks to R. Tabb & Co. in downtown Starkville for giving us a peek at some of their gameday fashions.

GAME WEEKEND DINING
Need some recommendations for where to eat? Be sure to check out our Savor Starkville page for more about the culinary scene in Starkville, or download one of our Culinary Maps!

TO & FROM THE GAME
Free public parking lots are available in Downtown Starkville in public lots off Jefferson and Lampkin streets, as well as street-side on Lampkin (shown in gold on map below). These allow great opportunities to explore. Two-hour parking is also available street-side in the blue designated areas below.

Starkville offers three options for public transit to and from Davis Wade Stadium on gameday. Check out your options below, and visit SMART TRANSIT for a full list of routes, schedules and arrival times.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18

Shop Downtown & Around at Participating Retailers:

MAIN STREET
Aspen Bay
Book Mart & Cafe
Deep South Pout
Doodlebugs
Fleur de Lis
George-Mary’s
JCG Apparel
Klara Haloho
LA Green
Occasions
The Pop Porium
R. Tabb & Co.
Reed’s
Uptown Rustic

OFF MAIN
The Flower Company
State Floral
unTamed Art

RUSSELL/LAMPKIN
George Sherman
GLO
Merle Norman Luna Bella

AROUND TOWN
Campus Bookmart
Cobo’s
Maroon & Co.
Rick’s Furniture

HIGHWAY 12
Giggleswick
Liza Tye
Lowe’s
Revolution Consignment
Sports Center
Strange Brew
Tastytime Gourmet Popcorn

Purchase Tickets for Cookies with Santa

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

STAY THE WHOLE WEEKEND!
Join us on Sunday for special shopping hours with some of your favorite Downtown retailers as well as delicious brunch! Visit our online Game Weekend Guide for hours and menus for these restaurants serving brunch this Sunday…

BRUNCH OPTIONS:
929 Coffee Bar
Central Station Grill
City Bagel Cafe
Harvey’s
Restaurant Tyler
Starkville Cafe
Bin 612
Two Brothers Smoked Meats
The Veranda
The Camphouse