2021 Tupelo Blue Suede Cruise Schedule of Events
**Participants may enter the parking site area at 6am on Friday morning if they have proof of pre-registration. Bring your blue card!
**The south parking area where the swap meet was held last year is open for parking and tents on the asphalt. Make certain your tent is firmly secured for the safety of others.
Thursday, April 29, 2021
Thursday night “CRUISE IN” at Pappi’s Garage/Artifacts located on the west side of the Bancorp South Arena. “CRUISE IN” is from 6pm until 9pm with hot dogs, chips and drinks as long as they last.
Friday, April 30, 2021
8am to 5pm Packet pickup and on-site registration on the east side of the Bancorp South Arena
8am to 9pm Bancorp South Arena west parking lot cruise site opens for Cruisers and Visitors.
All Day Long KOTO, the official cruise DJ plays the greatest hits of the 50’s/60’s/ and 70’s
4pm to 6pm “Poker Walk” in west parking lot for participants to draw a winning hand. $250 prize
7:00pm Drawing for Friday’s 50/50 winner outside at the DJ Trailer
7:15 to 9:00 Live entertainment inside the Bancorp South Arena – 70’s Rock Show
Saturday, May 01, 2021
8am to 1pm Packet pickup and on-site registration is open on east side of Bancorp South Arena
9:00am Parade lineup in Malco Theater parking lot near Barnes Crossing Mall on N. Gloster
9:30am Parade of classics down Gloster Street to Crosstown and then east on Main Street to the Bancorp South Arena west parking lot.
8am to 9pm Bancorp South Arena west parking lot will open for Cruisers and Visitors
All Day Long Continuous classic hits by KOTO the DJ (King of the Oldies)
11am to 3pm All Poker Run Sites are open for participants to draw the winning hand. $400 prize
7:00pm Drawing for Saturday’s 50/50 winner outside at the DJ Trailer
7:15 to 9:00 Live entertainment inside the Bancorp South Arena – The Eagles Tribute Show
Sunday, May 02, 2021
8:00-10:45 Main site open at the Bancorp South Arena west parking lot
10:00am Drawing for $10,000 cash awards in $500 increments to 20 lucky participants.
Announcement of “Poker Run” & “Poker Walk” winners
Presentation of special awards
- No tents on the asphalt in the north parking lot. Tents on the grass and sidewalks only.
- The south parking lot is open for parking and for tents on the asphalt. Make certain your tent is firmly secured for the safety of others.
- No golf carts or other motorized vehicles allowed. We only allow the use of approved handicapped transport devices. No bicycles or skateboards allowed.
- No pets please!
THIS EVENT PARTIALLY SPONSORED BY TUPELO CONVENTION & VISITOR’S BUREAU