30th SOUTHERN HERITAGE CLASSIC® CULTURAL CELEBRATION

September 11-14, 2019

Memphis, Tennessee

Events

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Wednesday, September 11


Classic Gala 6 p.m., Halloran Centre. Celebrating 30 years of Classic Culture. Exclusively Black Tie.
Music by Trio Plus. Presented by The Honorable Jim Strickland, Mayor of Memphis. Invitation only.

Thursday, September 12


Classic Concert 8 p.m., Orpheum Theatre. Enjoy an evening of Classic soul starring Gladys Knight and Jeffrey Osborne. Tickets: $128, $98, $88 and $68 plus service charges. All seats reserved. ON SALE NOW at Orpheum Theatre Box Office and online at www.ticketmaster.com. To charge by phone, call 1-800-745-3000.

Friday, September 13


Classic College & Career Fair 9 a.m., Pipkin Building at Tiger Lane/Fairgrounds. Presented by the City of Memphis Office of Youth Services. Regional college and university representatives will be available to provide information about attending college. For information and a list of participating schools, contact Seria Ross at (901) 636-6264 or email seria.ross@memphistn.gov. CLICK HERE for registration.
Visit online at www.cityofmemphisyouth.org. Free admission.

Classic Coaches Luncheon presented by FedEx Noon, Sheraton Memphis Downtown/Heritage Ballroom. A Classic salute to TSU head football coach Rod Reed and JSU head football coach John Hendrick. Special guest speaker: Beverly Robertson, President & CEO, Greater Memphis Chamber. Invitation only.

Classic Music Festival 8 p.m., Landers Center. Enjoy Classic performances by Keith Sweat, Joe and Tamia. Tickets: $127, $97, $77 and $57 plus services charges. All seats reserved. ON SALE NOW at Landers Center Box Office and online at www.ticketmaster.com. To charge by phone, call 1-800-745-3000.

Saturday, September 14


Classic Tailgate 8 a.m., Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium parking lot and Tobey Park. Friends, Food and Football. Premium Tiger Lane, RV and tailgating packages available. ON SALE NOW online at www.ticketmaster.com. To charge by phone, call 1-800-745-3000. For more information, call (901) 729-4344.

Memphis District Golf Classic 8 a.m., Tunica National Golf & Tennis. $500 per team, 4 man scramble. For information, call (901) 721-7121 or email at MemphisDistrictGolfClassic@yahoo.com.

Classic/NIKE Kids 3K 9 a.m., National Civil Rights Museum. Run/Walk for ages 6-14. Registration: TBA.

Classic Parade 9 a.m., Presented by the Orange Mound Community Parade Committee (OMCPC) as a salute to the Southern Heritage Classic. The parade route is along Park Avenue from Haynes to Airways featuring area high school marching bands. For information, contact Claudette Boyd at (901) 413-7109 or online at www.orangemound.vze.com.

Classic Fashions & Brunch 11 a.m., Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. “Ooh La La! Runway Excellence” presented by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. – Memphis Chapter. Tickets: $50. For tickets and information, contact Joy Brown at (901) 240-6333 or Katrina Thompson at (901) 482-6036 or online at www.ncbwmemphistn.com.

Classic Battle of the Bands 11 a.m., Whitehaven High School Stadium. The competition will feature the best high school show bands in the region with show-stopping dance routines. Tickets: $12 advance; $15 day of. For tickets and information, contact Kellen Christian at (901) 214-6094 or email at christiankj@scsk12.org.

Southern Heritage Classic Football Game 6 p.m., Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. A great football rivalry featuring TENNESSEE STATE vs JACKSON STATE. Tickets: $53, $38 and $23 plus service charges. All seats reserved. ON SALE NOW online at www.ticketmaster.com. To charge by phone, call 1-800-745-3000.

AutoZone Halftime Show
featuring
TSU’s Aristocrat of Bands
and JSU’s Sonic Boom of the South

Classic 5th Quarter
A grand finale for the Southern Heritage Classic football game featuring a battle of the bands.

SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE