September 10-12, 2020

Memphis, Tennessee


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Thursday, September 10

Classic Concert 8 p.m., Orpheum Theatre. Enjoy an evening of Classic soul starring Patti LaBelle 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 11

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 JSU head football coach John Hendrick and TSU head football coach Rod Reed. Special guest speaker: Willie Gregory, Senior Director Global Community Impact, Nike and Board Chairman, Greater Memphis Chamber. Invitation only.

Classic Music Festival 8 p.m., TBA.

Saturday, September 12

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 MAY 9 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 online at www.memphisdistrictgolfclassic.org.

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. Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. “Carnevale de Opulence” presented by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. – Memphis Chapter. Tickets: $50. For tickets and information, call (901) 295-8086 or email at MemphisNCBWinfo@gmail.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 JACKSON STATE vs TENNESSEE 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
JSU’S Sonic Boom of the South
and TSU’s Aristocrat of Bands

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