The big three Mississippi universities are having their summer pep rallies this evening. Football players, coaches, cheerleaders, university administration, alumni association workers, merchandise, booze, etc., talking football, basketball, and the importance of alumni dollars.
The Southern Miss All Star Party (presented by C Spire) begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Trademart in Jackson. $5 per adult admission. That will get you in the door. You will have the opportunity to purchase food inside by a variety of vendors.
The Rebel Road Trip (presented by BancorpSouth) stops at the Jackson Country Club at 5:00 p.m. It's $25 at the door. That includes heavy hors d' oeuvres and a cash bar.
The MSU Summer Extravaganza starts at 5:30 p.m. at the Mississippi Coliseum. $10 gets you in the door. Kids and students are free.