Dr. Catana Starks Classic Golf Scramble
Gaylord Springs Golf Links, 18 Springhouse Lane
$95/person includes Green & Cart Fee, Range Balls, GPS Service & Lunch
8:00 am Shotgun Start

Live on The Lawn
On the Campus of Tennessee State University
Live Music | Old School DJ | Food | Fun
4:00 pm (All Ages Event)

Classic Happy Hour & Reception
WKND Lounge, 1703 Church Street
For Booth Reservations: or call 615-739-6345
5:00 pm (No Cover Charge)

6th Annual John Merritt Classic "Back to the Bridge" Mixer
Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge
*This is a Rain or Shine Event!



President's Luncheon & Forum: A Showcase of HBCU Women Presidents
Tennessee State University - Avon Williams Campus Atrium
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

3rd Annual Classic Luau & Pool Party
Wave Country (Student ID Required)
3:00 pm

3rd Annual Classic Day & Patio Party
Agenda Nightclub, 609 9th Avenue South

For Booth Reservations: or call 615-678-1290
4:00 pm

Rewind BBQ Concert @ Metro Courthouse Plaza
Artist Lineup: Midnight Star, Al B. Sure, Troop, Da Brat, & Mystical
6:00 pm (Gates Open at 4:00 pm)

Classic Pep Rally
Tennessee State University Campus
7:00 pm


Tiger Town Tailgate Experience
LP Field
9:00 am

Showcase of High School Bands
LP Field
2:00 pm

JMC Alumni Tailgate Tent
LP Field
4:00 pm

 Kickoff DJ Pre-Game Showcase Ft. DJ Kid Capri
LP Field Stage (inside the stadium)
5:30 pm

John Merritt Classic XVII
"It's Showtime!"

Tennessee State University Tigers vs. Alabama State University Hornets
featuring the Halftime Performances by the TSU Aristocrat of Bands & ASU Mighty Marching Hornets
6:00 pm

After Party featuring DJ Kid Capri
WKND Lounge, 1703 Church Street

For Booth Reservations: or call 615-739-6345
9:00 pm