Mississippi State "Road Dawgs" Tour 2019 dates announced

Second-year Mississippi State head football coach Joe Moorhead will headline the 2019 Road Dawgs Tour.

Posted: Apr 18, 2019 5:00 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA/MSU Athletics) – Second-year Mississippi State head football coach Joe Moorhead will headline the 2019 Road Dawgs Tour as it makes stops throughout the state and region beginning Wednesday, April 24 in Nashville and continuing May 13-16.

The annual fan-friendly event and celebration of MSU Athletics is a collaboration by the MSU Bulldog Club, MSU Alumni Association and local alumni chapters. It will feature eight stops, including four stops in Mississippi – Starkville, Olive Branch, Stoneville and Biloxi – and four other stops in the region – Nashville, Tennessee; Birmingham, Alabama; New Orleans, Louisiana and Dallas, Texas. Other special guests will join Moorhead throughout the tour.

The Nashville event at Hillwood Country Club kicks off the tour on April 24, the night before the 2019 NFL Draft that could see a school-record number of Bulldogs selected.

Road Dawgs resumes on May 13 with a lunch event in Starkville followed by a dinner stop in Birmingham. For the first time since 2009, the tour will hold an event in New Orleans, site of the Bulldogs’ 2019 season-opener against Louisiana. Details on each tour stop are below. For more information, visit www.alumni.msstate.edu/roaddawgs. Fans in attendance using social media are encouraged to use the hashtag #RoadDawgs2019 when posting their pictures.

Wednesday, April 24: Nashville, Tennessee; hosted by Nashville Chapter
Time: 6 p.m. social and heavy hors d’oeuvres, 7 p.m. program
Location: Hillwood Country Club, 6201 Hickory Valley Road, Nashville, TN
More Info: alumni.msstate.edu/RoadDawgsNashville

Monday, May 13: Starkville, Mississippi; hosted by Oktibbeha County Alumni Chapter
Time: 11:30 a.m. social and buffet lunch, noon program
Location: Leo Seal Jr. Football Complex, 100 Championship Way, Mississippi State
Purchase Tickets: alumni.msstate.edu/RoadDawgsStarkville

Monday, May 13: Birmingham, Alabama; hosted by Birmingham Chapter
Time: 6 p.m. social and buffet dinner, 7 p.m. program
Location: Cahaba Brewing Company, 4500 5th Ave South, Birmingham, AL
More Info: alumni.msstate.edu/RoadDawgsBirmingham

Tuesday, May 14: Olive Branch, Mississippi; hosted by DeSoto County Chapter
Time: 11:30 a.m. social and buffet lunch; noon program
Location: Cherokee Valley Golf Club, 6635 Crumpler Blvd, Olive Branch, MS
More Info: alumni.msstate.edu/RoadDawgsDeSoto

Tuesday, May 14: Stoneville, Mississippi; hosted by Washington County Chapter
Time: 6 p.m. social and heavy hors d’oeuvres; 7 p.m. program
Location: Capps Center, MSU Delta Research & Extension, 82 Stoneville Road, Stoneville, MS
More Info: alumni.msstate.edu/RoadDawgsDelta

Wednesday, May 15: Biloxi, Mississippi; hosted by Mississippi Gulf Coast Chapter
Time: 6 p.m. social and buffet dinner; 7 p.m. program
Location: Golden Nugget Biloxi Hotel and Casino, Grand Ballroom, 151 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, MS
More Info: alumni.msstate.edu/RoadDawgsBiloxi

Thursday, May 16: New Orleans, Louisiana; hosted by Greater New Orleans Chapter
Time: 11:30 a.m. social and buffet lunch, noon program
Location: Central City BBQ, 1201 South Rampart Street, New Orleans, LA
More Info: alumni.msstate.edu/RoadDawgsNOLA

Thursday, May 16: Dallas, Texas; hosted by Dallas, Texas Chapter and Greater Fort Worth Chapter
Time: 6:30 p.m. social and heavy hors d’oeuvres, 7:30 p.m. program
Location: Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center, Yellow Rose Ballroom, 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX
More Info: alumni.msstate.edu/RoadDawgsDFW

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