Players from the participating Bayou Jamb Schools will tour the Ruston Elementary Schools on Tuesday, August 23rd connecting with students about the importance of maintaining healthy relationships in the game, in the classroom, and in our everyday lives. Each student will recieve coloring activities and a coupon for one (1) What-A-Burger Kids Meal.
The Bayou Jamb Business Connect is a networking event for business professionals held at the Ruston Civic Center. This two hour event will be held on a Tuesday August 23rd, from 5 – 7 pm. The event is free and open to business men and women. Help welcome Bayou Jamb and their committee members to meet other professionals, share ideas and resources while learning more about the local businesses, increase awareness about your own business, and make new connections and connect with existing clients.
A perfect lunch to kick-off football season! Bayou Jamb is hosting a tailgate cook-off at the Ruston Convention Center on Wednesday August 24th from 11:00 am-3:00 pm. We will have great tailgate food and tons of fun. Don’t miss cheering for your favorite team while showing support for your favorite school. Chefs battle it out for the Jambin’ Tailgate Taste Trophy.
Bayou Jamb is more than football! We are about community and family. The Jambin’ Kid Zone helps to engage the entire family for a weekend of fun. Bouncy houses agility courses, obstacle course, face painting, and a bean bag toss are just some of the fun activities in the Jambin’ Kid Zone.
FANS! Get ready for downtown Ruston! The coolest place to be Pregame for Bayou Jamb! You can expect a fan-friendly, walkable footprint featuring live music, food trucks, themed restaurants promotions and activities starting Friday, August 26th through Saturday, August 27th.
Pack the cooler and bust out the tents and lawn chairs; our Grill and Chill Tailgate is always a big to-do. Tailgating has become a part of football across the country, but for Bayou Jamb fans, it is an art form. In addition to the great football action, Bayou Jamb fans can start Jambin’ on Friday, Aug. 26th in the Grill and Chill Tailgate Village and stay for the weekend. Reserve a RV Spot or set up a tent and host a company picnic. Music, pre-game festival activities and a Kid’s Zone create an atmosphere that the entire family can enjoy. The public is encouraged to bring your family out to enjoy the atmosphere in the Grill and Chill Tailgate Village and join in the fun!