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

Gameday Guide: Sept 14 – Sept 16

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 Bulldog Nation back home — along with a few of our friends from Lafayette 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. Read more here on our online GAME WEEKEND GUIDE for more information and helpful links for your best game day yet… HAIL STATE!

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Join us downtown tomorrow, Friday, September 14, as we bring back our Downtown Art Walk! Nine artists will be setup outside your favorite retail stores selling and showcasing their best artistry work! Participating retailers will be offering 15% off!

2018 Downtown Art Walk
Friday, September 14
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Main Street District

ARTISTS:
Angelle Tanner,
Patrick L. Cross
Dunkington Art
Joe MacGown
Express Yourself! Art
Amanda Doll
Meekayll Boyd
Carla de Cavalcanti Teixeira
Sarah Kilpatrick 

PARTICIPATING RETAILERS:
R. Tabb & Co
Swanky B
The Pop Porium
LA Green
Fleur-de-Lis
Uptown Rustic
Reed’s
Klara Haloho
Merle Norman Luna Bella
JCG Apparel
Deep South Pout
unTamed Art
Aspen Bay
Occasions 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

2:30 p.m. — CSpire Fan Zone! + Road closures begin on MSU Campus
4:15 p.m. — Dawg Walk + Pregame Pep Rally
6:30 p.m. — MSU VS. LOUISIANA

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

GAME WEEKEND 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 WHITE OR MAROON game! Thanks to LA Green, Fleur de Lis, and Deep South Pout in downtown Starkville for giving us a peek at some of their white gameday fashions.

    
    

TO & FROM THE GAME

Free public parking lots is 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, SEPTEMBER 16

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 Brunch and Browse page 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