HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The Southern Miss Alumni Association, in conjunction with the Department of Athletics, will host its annual summer parties with the Jackson All-Star Party on July 18, the Gulf Coast Beach Bash on July 26 and the Hattiesburg Eagle Fanfare on Aug. 3.
The 30th Annual Jackson All-Star Party presented by C Spire Wireless begins at 5:30 p.m., on Thurs., July 18, at the Mississippi Trade Mart (1207 Mississippi Street). University President Dr. Rodney D. Bennett, Head Football Coach Todd Monken, assistant coaches, players, Seymour and the Southern Miss cheerleaders will all be on-hand to meet alumni and friends.
This family-friendly event will feature a kid's funland provided by The Hop Shop. The event will also feature door prizes, live music and a silent auction with home furnishings from Kalalou, products from local vendors, Southern Miss sports memorabilia, tailgate packages and much more! All proceeds from the event support the Central Mississippi Alumni Chapter's scholarship endowment for local students.
Tickets are $5 per person or $10 per family. Food will be available for purchase and children 12 and under eat free.
To purchase tickets in advance, call the Alumni Association at 601-266-5013. Tickets may also be purchased at the door. For more information, contact Kevin Prince at 601-214-8881 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Gulf Coast Beach Bash on Friday, July 26, begins at 6 p.m., at the D'Iberville Civic Center (10395 Automall Parkway). Monken, assistant coaches, Golden Eagle football players, Seymour and the Southern Miss cheerleaders are scheduled to be on-hand to meet fans. The Bash will include music, a photo booth, 50/50 cash raffle, door prizes and a live auction that will benefit the Gulf Coast Metro Alumni Chapter's scholarship endowment for local students.
The 18th Annual Eagle Fanfare will take place on Sat., Aug. 3, at 2 p.m. at the Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg. The entire football coaching staff and players will be on-hand as well as Seymour and the Golden Eagle cheerleaders. This family-friendly event will feature a photo booth, kids activity area and a large silent auction and much more. Proceeds from the event benefit the South Central Mississippi Alumni Chapter's scholarship endowment for local students.
Tickets are $5 per person or $20 per family and children six and under are admitted free. Food and drink will be available for purchase.