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

Gameday Guide: Oct 26- Oct 28

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…

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27


2:00 p.m. — CSpire Fan Zone!
 + Road closures begin on MSU Campus
3:45 p.m. — Dawg Walk + Pregame Pep Rally
6:00 p.m. — MSU VS. TEXAS A&M

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 MAROON & WHITE game! Thanks to Deep South PoutR. 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, OCTOBER 28

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

BRING THE FAMILY TO SUNDAY FUNDAY!

The last Sunday Funday of 2018 will be held from 3-9 PM on October 28, 2018 on University Drive between Hartness and Jarnigan Streets. Art vendors, live music, Kid’s art activities in the Parthenon, inflatable houses for kids, popcorn, face painting, and much more! Come celebrate local artists, musicians and the nearby local businesses while supporting the community! Wear your Halloween costumes and join the fun!