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Join the Alumni Association for New Orleans Bowl Activities
For release: December 3, 2007
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Tiger fans are invited to join the Alumni Association for a True Blue Celebration on Thursday, December 20 at 8 p.m., at Jackson Square in the French Quarter in New Orleans. Our Mighty Sound of the South Band and cheerleaders will lead us in True Blue Spirit!

Get your game face on and join us for a TRUE BLUE Pep Rally on Game Day, Friday, December 21, at 4:30 p.m., in front of the Superdome. Our event, sponsored by the Alumni Association and Tiger Scholarship Fund, will get you ready to fight like TIGERS!

Travel Options
The Alumni Association invites those who are interested in traveling to New Orleans the following options:

The Tiger Scholarship Fund is offering bus service to New Orleans for the 2007 New Orleans Bowl leaving on Thursday, December 20, and returning Friday, December 21, after the game.  This service is offered exclusively to Tiger Scholarship Fund donors and their guests.  You will have the option of purchasing the entire package or separate items. The separate prices are as follows:

  • Hotel Room (Hilton Riverside, two double beds) $115
  • Bus (round trip, and local transportation to Super Dome) $115 (per person)
  • Ticket (1) $45
  • Total (per person) Single occupancy $279 Double occupancy $212

To make your reservations please call Travelennium at (901) 762-7047. The deadline to reserve your spot is Friday, December 14, by 5 p.m.

You may also travel by bus with the Highland Hundred on December 21. This trip will be $135 and also does not include your game tickets. To reserve your seat, please call Charlie Smithers at 901/634-8447 or email at csmithers@macstellusa.com.  Seating is limited, so act fast!

Game Tickets
To order tickets for the 2007 New Orleans Bowl, please call the U of M Athletic Ticket Office at 901/678-2331.

Memphis Area Watch Parties
If you can't go to New Orleans to cheer the Tigers on to victory, join us at one of our many Watch Parties.

Stay tuned to www.memphis.edu/alumni for updated information!

Johnny Brusco's
225 New Byhalia Road, Collierville, TN 38017

Cockeyed Camel
6080 Primacy Parkway, Memphis, TN 38119

Out of Town Watch Parties
Stay tuned to www.memphis.edu/alumni for updated information!

Atlanta Watch Party:
6365 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, Doraville, GA 30360-2543
(770) 451-6778

Nashville Watch Party:
The Athletic Club, Embassy Suites Franklin
820 Crescent Centre Drive, Franklin, TN 37067
(615) 515-5151

Washington D.C. Watch Party:
Top Shelf Bar and Grill
639 Indiana Ave, NW Washington DC

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