Tickets for Lone Star Showdown on sale now

DALLAS – Tickets for the second annual State Fair Football Showdown between Texas Southern and Southern are now on sale.
Set at the Cotton Bowl during the last weekend of the State Fair of Texas, the game will take place on October 19 and once again will bring a wide array of events and HBCU Alumni to Dallas.
General Admission tickets, regularly priced at $28, will be sold at a pre-sale price of $22 to reward those who commit early to attending. Tickets are available by visiting The pre-sale price ends on April 21, 2019. The game ticket allows free admission to the State Fair of Texas.
Pre-sale Reserved tickets will go on sale April 22 starting at $35.
The SFFS weekend features three days of events at several Dallas sites including a State Fair Showdown College Fair powered by Cedar Valley College, the Stompdown Experience Step show at Ellis Davis Fieldhouse, a Player’s Luncheon at Edison’s, the Battle of the Bands at Ellis Davis Fieldhouse and the game at the historic Cotton Bowl.
The weekend’s festivities will also include game day tailgating opportunities, music acts and plenty of HBCU spirit. Tickets for all events can be purchased at  
About Lone Star Sports, LLC. (LSS)
For the past eight years, Lone Star Sports has found its success in bringing high school football teams from outside the state to play against teams from Texas public and private high schools. Beyond creating a welcoming environment to highlight HBCUs and providing North Texas residents with the full HBCU experience, our mission is to increase awareness of participating universities and make a positive impact on the vibrant Dallas community that hosts our events. Over the next several years, LSS plans to expand the State Fair Showdown by continuing to forge innovative partnerships with companies that share our values of service to the community, constant improvement and continuous learning.


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