Memphis, Tenn. -- Tickets for the 30th Annual Southern Heritage Classic presented by FedEx football game are now on sale. The highly-anticipated game between long-time rivals Tennessee State University and Jackson State University will take place Saturday, September 14th at the Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. Fans are encouraged to get their game tickets early. The prices are $53, $38, and $23 plus service charges. They can be purchased online at ticketmaster.com or charged by phone at 1-800-745-3000.
The Classic30 activities will take place September 11-14. The festivities include the events fans know and love such as the Classic Tailgate, Classic Parade, and the Classic Fashions & Brunch along with a few extras that will be announced at a later date. According to SHC Founder, Fred Jones Jr., it will be a time to remember.
"For an event like the Southern Heritage Classic to exist 30 years is a blessing. As always, the Classic Football Game is at the center of it all. That's why we are putting those tickets on sale first," said Jones. "I am grateful for 30 years of support from our dedicated fans and sponsors. Everyone is invited to come enjoy another fun-filled Southern Heritage Classic."
About the Southern Heritage Classic presented by FedEx
The Southern Heritage Classic, founded in 1990 by Fred Jones Jr., brings fans from across the U.S. to watch football rivals Jackson State University and Tennessee State University play every September at the Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis. The greatness of the Classic rests on how it connects kindred spirits - young and old - in celebration of the beauty of cultural diversity and the richness of the city's heritage. For tickets and more information, visit www.southernheritageclassic.com.