The McNeese Cowboys football team will play their final game of the season today against rival Lamar at 7:00 p.m tonight at Cowboys Stadium here in Lake Charles. The tailgate and the game should be a packed house seeing that Lamar is so close.

Before the game, Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin' Cajuns will perform and after the game Steel Shot from Creole with play live in the Cowboy Corral which is McNeese FREE tailgate party opened to the public!

Football season is coming to an end for the McNeese Cowboys and today is their final home game against rival Lamar from Beaumont, Texas.

The McNeese Cowboys athletic department along with us here at Cajun Radio are inviting you to the big end of season blow out tailgate party. It's called the “Cowboy Corral“, a FREE tailgate party!

Today, November 17th you are getting two FREE concerts. One before the game and one after as Jamie Bergeron & the Kickin Cajuns play before the game from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. and then "Steel Shot" will be perform starting at 9:30 p.m. after the game in the Corral.

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!

Jamie Bergeron & The Kickin' Cajuns 4:30-6:30 p.m.

On the Bud Light Center Stage Bergeron

Then Steel Shot will hit the Bud Light Stage at 9:30 p.m.

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!