The annual John A. Merritt Classic weekend takes place over Labor Day Weekend in Music City. Named after one of Tennessee’s most successful football coaches, the John Merritt Classic activities also serve as a fundraising weekend for scholarships and other related needs for Tennessee State University students.
The weekend hosts many events including a mixer, tailgate parties, a pep rally, band showcase and, of course, the football game. See below for a full schedule of events and make the plans to be here for all the fun!
Schedule of Events:
|SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
3rd Annual Classic Luau & Party
Wave Country3rd Annual Classic Day & Patio Party
Agenda NightclubBBQ Rewind Family Fun and Music Festival
Nashville’s Riverfront Park
Classic Pep Rally
|SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
Tiger Town Tailgate Experience
Nissan StadiumShowcase of High School Bands
Nissan StadiumKickoff DJ Pregame Showcase
John A. Merritt Classic TSU Tigers vs. ASU Hornets
After Party ft. DJ Kid Capri