NBC 5 invites you to attend the Southwest Airlines State Fair Classic on Saturday, September 27, in the Cotton Bowl at Fair Park. The kick-off is at 4:00 p.m. The pre-game concert with Fantasia starts at 2:00 p.m. and don’t miss the best half-time show featuring We Are Toonz.
Excitement erupts when Grambling State and Prairie View A&M collide. It's the interstate rivalry that goes far beyond football helmets and shoulder pads.
The Southwest Airlines State Fair Classic is always a vibrant, intense contest between the football teams and the marching bands of Prairie View A&M University of Texas and the Grambling State University of Louisiana. The Southwest Airlines State Fair Classic is considered the largest social event of the year for both schools, attracting 65,000 fans to Dallas.
To learn more and purchase tickets visit www.swastatefairclassic.com.
Southwest Airlines State Fair Classic
Grambling State vs. Prairie View A&M
Saturday, September 27
2:00 p.m. - Pre-Game with Fantasia
4:00 p.m. - Game
The Cotton Bowl
3750 The Midway
Dallas, TX 75215