C Spire Pigskins in the Park is set for Saturday, October 22
Football is Back in Fairpark
The event is free and open to the public and it’s shaping up to be the ultimate tailgate party in North Mississippi. In fact, the annual event is the official watch party for both Ole Miss and Mississippi State alum in North Mississippi.
Ole Miss and Mississippi State SEC football road games will be broadcast live on a giant-sized jumbotron in front of Tupelo City Hall in Fairpark on Saturday, October 22.
Mississippi State Bulldogs trip to Lexington, Ky., to play the Kentucky Wildcats will be broadcast at 6:30 p.m. and the live broadcast of the Ole Miss Rebels road game in Baton Rouge, La., against the LSU Tigers will be at 8 p.m.
Fans are encouraged to tailgate with other fans as part of the annual event which has become a popular watch party for both Ole Miss and Mississippi State alumni in north Mississippi. The event is free and open to the public.
Food and beverages will be available for purchase from various downtown Tupelo food vendors and businesses during the games.