It is football season and the McNeese Cowboys return home this Saturday September 8th to take on McMurray at 7:00 p.m.

The McNeese Cowboys athletic department is also premiering the "Cowboy Corral", the first of many FREE tailgate parties for Cowboy fans featuring LIVE entertainment during each home game! Here are the details.


Cowboy Corral

The number 1 priority on gamedays in Lake Charles is fun for the entire family. Debuting this season, the Cowboy Corral, which is McNeese State’s pre-game party, is located in Lot A near the Alumni Center.

It's all free and it all starts around three hours prior to kickoff.  The music starts at 4:30 p.m. The Cowboy Corral includes the following: live music on the Bud Light Center Stage, inflatables and bounce houses in the Jeff Davis Bank Kid’s Fun Zone, beverages in the Hospitality Area presented by Center for Orthopeadics, and sampling in the Vendor Area!

Each week will feature different teams signing autographs.  The Cowboy Corral will also be visited by the McNeese State Band and Spirit Squads!

Judd Bares and Six String Rodeo

4:30 to 6:30 P.M.

On the Bud Light Center Stage

Judd Bares

Hospitality Tent presented by Center for Orthopeadics

-Limited Access / only with Wrist Band


Kids Zone presented by Jeff Davis Bank


Pelican State Credit Union

Buffalo Wild Wings


US Marine Corps

Southwest Beverage Craft Beer Sampling

Fox 29

Billy Navarre Tent

– Limited Access / only with Billy Navarre sticker

Food Sales


Source: Ryan Hollaway MSU

So come out and enjoy a free tailgate tailgate party fit for the entire family. I will be their emceeing the event so come out and support the Cowboys and say hi!

McNeese Football Stadium

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