Aug. 1, 2011
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Southern Miss will kick off the 2011 football season with the 16th Annual Golden Eagle Fanfare event, Saturday, Aug. 6 in the Payne Center on the grounds of the University at 4 p.m.
Fans are invited to come join with other Southern Miss fans, University officials, Seymour, Southern Miss cheerleaders, and the 2011 Southern Miss Golden Eagle football team to celebrate the beginning of a new football season.
The family friendly event will feature fun jumps for the kids and a large silent auction with proceeds going to benefit the South Central Mississippi Alumni Chapter's scholarship endowment.
It will be the first and only opportunity for Golden Eagle fans to meet every member of the 2011 football squad as well as take pictures and get their favorite pieces of Southern Miss memorabilia signed.
Tickets to the event are $5 per person and children ages six and under will be admitted free of charge. Complimentary snacks will be available.
For advance tickets, visit the Ferlise Ticket Office on West 4th Street or call 1.800.844.TICK. Tickets will also be available at the door.