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Gulf Coast Challenge Schedule of Events
November 9, 2022 - November 12, 2022
Get ready, Mobile! The Ultimate HBCU Experience is next week! The Gulf Coast Challenge Powered by the Mobile Sports Authority presents two Historically Black Colleges and Universities in a classic showdown. The Ultimate HBCU Experience is Saturday, November 12 at 4:00 PM at Ladd-Peebles Stadium, featuring the Bulldogs of Alabama A&M University vs. the Tigers of Jackson State University led by Deion “Coach Prime” Sanders.
Festivities leading up to the game begin Wednesday, November 9, and continue through game day.
Schedule of Events
Wednesday, November 9
College & Career Fair – Mobile Convention Center – 9:30 AM – 1 PM
Kickoff Concert Featuring Jon B – Mardi Gras Park – 6 PM
Thursday, November 10
Business Networking Reception – Flight Works Mobile – 6 PM
Friday, November 11
Second Line Parade – Starts at Moe’s Original BBQ – 6 PM
Step Show – Mardi Gras Park – 6:30 PM
Mardi Gras Fest Concert Featuring Cupid & 69 Boyz – Mardi Gras Park – 7 PM
HBCU Fest Featuring The Isley Brothers & Tank – Mobile Civic Center – 7 PM
Saturday, November 12
Gulf Coast Challenge Parade – starts at Warren St. & Congress St. – 10 AM
Second Line into Stadium – 3:30 PM
GAME KICKOFF – 4 PM
Post-game Concert featuring Doug E. Fresh