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cookout Cookouts on the Quad
There seems to always be someone cooking something good on the Quad. We guarantee to entertainment will be fun and the food will be good!
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Music Everywhere
The beautiful noise of music can frequently be heard across campus, in buildings, at every event, and even impromptu gatherings. Our talent cannot hide here.
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ftobracelets The Okra
A student-created mascot turned legend. Fear of the Okra may not be actual fear, but it’s enough to get a crowd going.
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Springfest…and ALL other FESTS!
Delta State & Cleveland is not shy to have a festival to bring people together for food, fun, and activity. Some festivals include Octoberfest,
Italian Fest, Otherfest, & Crosstie Arts Festival.
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bullrider Outdoor Adventure
From biking, skydiving, canoeing and rock climbing to swimming, skating and even bullriding! The great outdoors is one of Delta State’s best setting for tradition.
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Pig Pickin…A Funny Name for a Fun Tradition
This annual event is known for its party, cooking competition, pep rally, and football game. Pig Pickin’ is the time to visit!
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butterf;y Expression & Art
Not only can our students sing, they can paint, sculpt, mold, photograph, design, and create. Delta State’s beauty is enhanced with works of art from our creative bodies.
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Trunk or Treat
Every year some fall fun takes place at the stadium. Kids from around Cleveland join in on games, activities, and candy eating with the student body.
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crawfish Alumni Crawfish Cookout
This event attracts people far and wide, from current students to alumni and friends of the University. A silent auction, entertainment, fun for the kids, and so much more happens here!
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Royal Crown Cola
It may not be considered a tradition, but at Delta State, it’s not an event if there aren’t Royal Crown Cola products present.
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