The party before the game is just as good as the game itself at Southern, so make sure to arrive early and take part in the fun. Fans from all over the area and the country come out to see the Jaguars play creating a festive atmosphere that you won’t want to miss. Everyone at Southern loves to party and have fun before the game meaning you’ll want to get here early so that you don’t miss any of the fun.
The best time to come out and tailgate with Southern fans is homecoming. Homecoming is one of the biggest parties of the season and the best time to come to a game at Ace W. Mumford Stadium. The alumni come out in force for homecoming, and the parade is an excellent way to kick off the pregame festivities.
Tailgating at Southern is a great time for any college football fan, so arrive early and make the most out of your trip to Ace W. Mumford Stadium.
Southern used to have a live Jaguar mascot named Lacumba on campus. However, he died of natural causes in 2004. While Lacumba II was never replaced, you can still see the jaguar cage outside Ace W. Mumford Stadium.
There is no better time to attend a Southern game than homecoming. Alumni from all over the country come back to Southern University to enjoy the homecoming parade making it a must-see for any Jaguars fan. The parade is also the perfect way to kick off game day, so arrive early and enjoy the parade before the homecoming game.Watch video
Where to tailgate
Reserved ParkingSouthern offers lots of reserved parking around the stadium, so those of you looking to tailgate before the game will want to make sure to reserve a spot.
RV LotsIf you’re bringing an RV or an oversized vehicle, then the RV lots are the place for you. Just make sure that you're not bringing a motorhome or fifth-wheeler as they’re not permitted in the RV lots.