Sports Travel

Bayou Classic

Nov 29 - Dec 1

Watch the Grambling State Tigers and the Southern University Jaguars face off in the annual Bayou Classic in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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A college football tradition – the Bayou Classic features two of the region’s most well known teams at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, a city famous for food and festivities. From your french quarter hotel, you’ll be steps from the action.

Bayou Classic Package Inclusions
  • 3 days and 2 nights at the Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel, checking in on Friday, November 29 and checking out on Sunday, December 1, 2019.
  • 100 level end zone ticket for the Thanksgiving weekend Bayou Classic football game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
  • Welcome reception on the night of arrival with Q&A session featuring Everson Walls or similar player.
  • On-site host to assist during your stay.
Day 1: Friday, November 29
  • Check into the hotel any time after 4 PM.
  • 2 - 5 PM: Visit the welcome table in the hotel lobby.
  • 5:30 PM: Welcome reception.
Day 2: Saturday, November 30
  • 9 AM - Noon: Visit the hospitality desk in the hotel lobby.
  • 4 PM: Kickoff at the 2017 Bayou Classic football game. Transportation is NOT included. The stadium is .09 miles away, a walk of about 15 - 18 minutes.
Day 3: Sunday, December 1
  • 9 AM - 11 AM: Visit the hospitality desk in the hotel lobby.
  • Check out of the hotel by 11 AM.

Itinerary subject to change.

Single: $659

Double: $419 per person. $838 total.

Triple: $339 per person. $1,017 total.

Quad: $299 per person. $1,196 total.

Children: $179

Prices include all taxes and fees.

Airfare is not included in the trip price. The closest commercial airport Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY). Transportation from the airport to your hotel is not included in the trip price.

Bedding type (i.e. king bed or two queen beds) is not guaranteed. Please include your bedding preference in the notes section during check out.

Bayou Classic Game
  • This activity is not recommended for people with mobility issues or certain health conditions. please consult with your physician prior to booking.
  • Handicapped seating may not be available. If you require ADA seating, hotel room and/or transportation, please list requirements in the notes section during check out.
  • Food, drink and souvenirs are not included but will be available for purchase at the game.
  • Tickets are sold in the zone listed under What's Included and are not listed with a specific section row and seat. It is not possible to request a specific section, row or seat. For security purposes, your section, row and seat will not be disclosed before your date of travel. Tickets will not be shipped. They will be provided by your on-site host when you arrive or just prior to the game. Tickets may be provided in a variety of formats including but not limited to hard stock, electronic, PDF or mobile entry.
  • Ticket holder is subject to ticket policies as printed on ticket. Guests are advised to read ticket agreement before entry into the stadium, as entry constitutes acceptance of all policies related to the ticket and stadium.
  • Entry into the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, game schedule and access to all events and areas within the stadium are subject to the sole discretion of Grambling State University, Southern University, and the agents of their choice and may be revoked at the sole discretion of those entities or their agents without remuneration.
  • Seating is not provided as group seating. Tickets are guaranteed in pairs only. If you would like to sit near another booking, please list your request in the notes section during check out. Your request is not guaranteed.