Lone Star Sports Announces The Arlington Showdown Football Game Dates and Event Lineup

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Southern University will host Texas Southern University in Arlington, Texas on October 16, 2021

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The Arlington Football Showdown will be the most anticipated live sporting event of the fall as the premiere football classic between Texas Southern University of Houston, Tx & Southern University of Baton Rouge, LA., go head to head on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Globe Life Park.

Lone Star Sports in partnership with the Texas Rangers will host an informative press conference on Wednesday, January 27th at 11AM at Globe Life Park to unveil The 2021 Arlington Football Showdown line up of events & what to expect at the HBCU Classic taking place in North Texas.

The multi-day football classic will be a cultural and economic hub for sports enthusiasts, alumni & guest to transact, transform and transcend – by empowering Arlington Football Showdown attendees with a one-of-a-kind conference and festival experience. To RSVP for the press conference, view The Arlington Football Showdown complete roster of events & to purchase tickets, visit https://www.thearlingtonshowdown.com.

ABOUT THE ARLINGTON FOOTBALL SHOWDOWN
HBCU “classics” are a cultural experience. The Arlington Football Showdown is a classic game that brings two historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), Texas Southern University, and Southern University, from the Southwest Athletic Conference (SWAC) in the historic Globe Life Park of the great city of Arlington, Texas. Each year thousands of faculty, students, alumni, and fans flock to these major college reunion events.

EVENT LINE UP

THURSDAY OCTOBER 14TH, 2021
ARLINGTON SHOWDOWN COLLEGE FAIR
TIME: 11 AM-3PM
VENUE: 1010 COLLINS EVENT CENTER

ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP GALA
TIME: 7:30 PM-11:00 PM
VENUE: HOST HOTEL/1010 COLLINS EVENT CENTER

FRIDAY OCTOBER 15TH, 2021
ALUMNI GOLF TOURNAMENT
TIME: 10 AM-4PM
VENUE: TEXAS RANGERS GOLF CLUB

BATTLE OF THE BANDS/GREEK STEP & COMEDY SHOW
TIME: FRIDAY 7PM-12AM
VENUE: COLLEGE PARK ARENA

SATURDAY OCTOBER 16TH, 2021
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL GAME
TIME: 11 AM-2PM
VENUE: GLOBE LIFE PARK

PRE-GAME ACTIVATIONS/TAILGATE
TIME: 12 PM
VENUE: GLOBE LIFE PARKTAILGATE AREA

2020 ARLINGTON FOOTBALL SHOWDOWN
TIME: 4PMKICKOFF
VENUE: GLOBE LIFE PARK

POST-GAME CONCERT
TIME: 7:30 PM
VENUE: GLOBE LIFE PARK

POST-GAME ALUMNI VIP EVENT
TIME: 10 PM
VENUE: TEXAS LIVE

POST-GAME AFTERPARTY EVENT
TIME: 10 PM
VENUE: TBD

SUNDAY OCTOBER 17TH, 2021
ALUMNI AND FRIENDS BRUNCH
TIME: 11 AM-3PM
VENUE: HOST HOTEL

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