Delta State University will celebrate its 23rd annual Pig Pickin’ on Saturday, Sept.13, in Statesmen Park located at the north side of the football stadium. Events begin at 1 p.m. prior to the Statesmen’s 6 p.m. kick-off versus Arkansas-Monticello at Parker Field-McCool Stadium.
Barbecue isn’t the only thing on the day’s menu. Activities include a KidsZone, live entertainment by Delta State’s “Ol’ Skool Revue” band, pep rally with the DSU cheerleaders, marching band, and football team.
Barbecue tickets are $5 each and are available for purchase at the Hugh Ellis Walker Alumni/Foundation House. Serving lines will be open from 3-5 p.m. In case of rain, barbecue plates will be available for pick up at the Young-Mauldin Dining Hall.