Turkey Day Classic


97th Annual Turkey Day Classic

ASU has planned a fun-filled schedule of events for the 97th annual Turkey Day Classic. This year’s celebration will include everything from the annual Alumni Brunch to our exciting TDC Concert, to the annual TDC Parade in downtown Montgomery before the classic showdown between the ASU Hornets and the Tuskegee University Tigers. Kickoff is at 2 p.m.

You don't want to miss a single minute of the action, so make your plans now to join us!

Browse all of ASU's exciting TDC events below:

The Big Game: Thursday, Nov. 25 at 2 p.m.

ASU will welcome Tuskegee University back to the 97th Turkey Day Classic Game, which will be played on Thursday, Nov. 25 at 2 p.m. in The ASU Stadium. The ASU Hornets will face off against Tuskegee in what is one of the nation's oldest HBCU football classics.

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TDC Week Schedule

Browse all of ASU's exciting TDC events below!

Friday 11.19

Black and Gold Day

Decorate your homes, businesses and/or wear Black and Gold.

Share your pictures on social media. Use the hash tags: #TDC2021 #ASUBlackGoldDay

Saturday 11.20

Football vs. Texas Southern

2 p.m. | ASU Stadium


Men's Basketball vs. NC Central

7 p.m. | Dunn-Oliver Acadome

Monday 11.22

HBCUnity Block Party

3-4 p.m. | Dunn-Oliver Acadome Steps


Men's Basketball vs. Tuskegee University

7 p.m. | Dunn-Oliver Acadome

Tuesday 11.23


Wednesday 11.24

Alumni Brunch

Celebrating the classes of the 1's, 6's and Silver Class of 1996.

10 a.m. | Student Center Ballroom

Register: www.alasu.edu/tdc21brunch


NAA Mini Conference

Noon-2 p.m. | Student Center Theater


Pep Rally

2 p.m. | Student Center Amphitheatre 


I Support the Athletic Program (ISTAP)

3-5 p.m. | John L. Buskey Building Auditoriu


2021 TDC Music Fest

Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds, KEM, Goodie Mob plus more TBA!

7 p.m. | Dunn-Oliver Acadome

Tickets: https://bit.ly/3t5I9ea

Thursday 11.25

Annual TDC Parade

9 a.m. | Downtown

To register parade entries, visit  www.alasu.edu/tdcparade.

Application deadline: Nov. 1


Pre-game Block Party featuring The Sting Stage
11 a.m. | Harris Way


Hornet Walk

11:50 a.m. | Harris Way


Tuskegee University Tigers vs Alabama State Hornets

Kick Off

2 p.m. | ASU Stadium


For 2021 Turkey Day Classic game tickets, visit www.ticketreturn.com or call 334-229-4551.

For more information, visit the official Turkey Day Classic website https://www.alasu.edu/turkeydayclassic.