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The Mizzou opens in a new windowTigers kick off this Saturday, 11:00 AM at Memorial Stadium against the Kentucky opens in a new windowWildcats.


Photo from opens in a new windowMizzou Football Facebook.


Looking for a hotel room? If you’re having a hard time finding a room, call us at 573-875-1231 and ask for hotel availability.

How to get to the stadium:

{Shuttles cost $1.50 each way, and beverages/coolers are not allowed so be mindful of that before boarding}

Throw on your gold! This weekend is Gold Rush so get your gold ready. If you need new gold gear check out these options:


Grab a bite to eat: look through our list of restaurants located in opens in a new windowThe District for lunch before the game or dinner afterward.

Weather: As of today (Wednesday), the opens in a new windowforecast is calling for sunshine and a high of 76 – unseasonably warm for this time of year in Missouri. Take advantage of the beautiful day and enjoy the weather.

Where to watch: If you didn’t get tickets or would rather watch the game on TV, see our list of  opens in a new windowsports bars.


A few tailgating notes:

  • Tailgating sites open at 8 AM
  • (8:30 AM) Tiger Walk occurs 2 hours and 30 minutes before kick off at the pedestrian bridge over Providence
  • (9:30 AM) The stadium opens 90 minutes before kick off
  • Remember to keep any pets on a leash
  • Just opens in a new windowfollow the rules and have fun!

Our opens in a new windowTiger Tailgating Pinterest board has ideas for game day recipes, tailgating tips and games, and more.

breakfast-sliders-1-w-300x300We found an easy tailgate breakfast opens in a new windowrecipe for you: sausage, egg, and cheese breakfast sliders with syrup glaze. All you need is:

2 – 12 roll packages of Hawaiian Sweet Rolls
2 – 16 oz Jimmy Dean Sausage, Original flavor
12-14 large eggs
1- 11 count package Great Value colby jack cheese slices
¼ cup butter
¼ cup syrup


We have a lot more events than just the game going on this weekend. You can find more information on live music, on-stage performances, farmers markets, sporting events, and more on our opens in a new windowcalendar of events. We would love for you to spend some extra time here with us!

Contact us if you have any questions:

Stop by 300 S. Providence Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM
Call us at 573-875-1231
Tweet us @ColumbiaMOCVB

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