By NEMS Daily Journal
Rivals on the field, football coaches Houston Nutt of Ole Miss and Dan Mullen of Mississippi State will appear together in Tupelo on July 31 to benefit local Boys and Girls Clubs.
The “Tailgating Together For Our Kids” event is slated for 7 p.m. at the BancorpSouthConference Center. Dinner tickets are $50; tickets for the 6 p.m. cocktail hour – which includes a meet and greet with the coaches – and dinner are $100.
“We are so pleased coach Nutt and coach Mullen agreed to help us with this first ever event of its kind,” said Boys and Girls Clubs of North Mississippi board member Jim O’Hargan. “ I believe this will be an exciting event.”
Serving North Mississippi since 1996, the organization reaches more than 2,000 youth annually through clubhouse locations in Tupelo, Oxford, Ripley, New Albany and Houston.
For more information about the event, call 662-841-6504 or visit www.bgcnms.org/tailgate.aspx