OXFORD, Miss. (WCBI/Ole Miss Athletics) – Tickets are now on sale for the 2013 BancorpSouth Rebel Road Trip, Ole Miss’ second annual tour of the state and surrounding areas. Visit www.rebelroadtrip.com for tickets and full details of each event.
Headlined by Ole Miss head football coach Hugh Freeze and athletics director Ross Bjork, the BancorpSouth Rebel Road Trip (#RRT13) will feature 12 fan meetings across the region beginning Sunday, April 21 in Houston, Texas and wrapping up Friday, April 26 in Corinth.
This year’s caravan, which spans five states, features seven new destinations including Houston, Pascagoula (April 22), New Orleans (April 22), Natchez (April 23), Philadelphia, Miss. (April 24), Atlanta (April 24) and Greenville (April 25). The only return stops from the 2012 trip are Jackson, Miss., (April 23), Tupelo (April 24), Oxford (April 25), Memphis (April 26) and Corinth.
In addition to the speakers, each stop on the tour will include Ole Miss officials, special guests, information booths and an exciting video look at the University, including Rebel Athletics, the UMAA Foundation and the Alumni Association.
2013 BancorpSouth Rebel Road Trip
Sunday, April 21: Houston, TX (5-7 p.m., Junior League of Houston Ballroom)
Monday, April 22: Pascagoula (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Grand Magnolia Ballroom); New Orleans (5:30-7:30 p.m., Manning’s)
Tuesday, April 23: Natchez (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Vue Hotel and Restaurant); Jackson (5-7 p.m., Jackson Marriott)
Wednesday, April 24: Philadelphia (7:30-9 a.m., Philadelphia Country Club); Tupelo (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., BancorpSouth Conference Center); Atlanta (6-8 p.m. ET, City Club of Buckhead)
Thursday, April 25: Greenville (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Greenville Golf and Country Club); Oxford (5-6 p.m., Vaught Hemingway Stadium)
Friday, April 26: Memphis (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Butcher Shop); Corinth (5:30-7:30 p.m., Crossroads Arena)