Cotton Bowl Stadium

3750 Cotton Bowl Circle
Dallas, TX 75210

Next Event Date

Oct 1, 2016

Southwest Airlines State Fair Classic 2016

Oct 1, 2016

The Southwest Airlines State Fair Classic is always a vibrant, dramatic contest between both the football teams and the marching bands of Grambling State University and Prairie View A&M. The Classic showdown began in the 1940s and has been at Fair Park annually since the 1980s. It is considered the largest social event of the year for both schools, attracting some 65,000 fans to Dallas.