Schedule of Events



Saturday, October 31

8:00 AM

McDonald's Magic City Classic Parade - Downtown Birmingham

  • Join 100,000 of your closest friends to witness the best parade in the nation. Watch out Macy’s because the Mighty Marching Hornets, the Marching Maroon and White, and over 30 highschool bands will be parading around to help get your day started off right!

9:00 AM Shuttles begin - Perimeter will close
10:00 AM

Coors Light Pre-Game Tailgate Party

  • Come get your gameday party started at the Coors Light Pre-Game Tailgate Party. Sponsors will be handing out all kinds of swag and multiple stages and DJ’s will keep you entertained throughout the morning.

2:30 PM

74th Annual Magic City Classic - Legion Field

  • Will your Alma Mater earn the bragging rights this year? Come show your support as they battle it out on the gridiron.

HALFTIME Celebrity Ambassador Anthony Anderson of American Sitcom "Black-ish" and a performance on behalf of the Alabama A&M Marching Maroon and White Band and ASU Mighty Marching Hornets

Post-Game Concert at Legion Field by American Mainstream R&B group Jagged Edge!





Saturday, October 31


10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Ford Tailgate Takeover

Located directly outside the band entrance on the East side of the stadium.

  • 10:00 AM - Ford Tailgate Takeover BEGINS

    • PlayDATE Interactive Games w/Amazing Prizes
  • 11:00 AM - Ford Marching Fusion Drum Major Corp Performance
  • 11:30 AM - More amazing prizes
  • 12:00 PM - VERSUS DJ Battle
    • ASU DJ vs. AA&M DJ
  •  1:00 PM - LIVE Concert featuring EPMD