Mizzou Football Season Kicks-Off in KC
SEC Block Party to Kick Off 2019 Football Season for the Tiger Club
Kickoff the 2019 Tiger football season with the SEC Block Party.
Date: August 17
Location: Chicken N Pickle in North Kansas City
Meet fans from other SEC schools to mark the beginning of another outstanding football season. Festivities begin at 3pm. Free Admission, silent auction and SEC football game ticket raffles are planned.
Weekly Luncheons Begin August 27
Beginning August 27 the Tiger Club again hosts special guests to speak to our Tiger fans. The weekly lunches are held at the Westport Flea Market, 817 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111. Our first guest speaker will be Mizzou Athletic Director Jim Sterk. Always a popular event that attracts a crowd ready for Mizzou football. Lunch is served beginning at 11:30, program gets started around noon and usually wraps around 1pm. Perfect for your “lunch hour”.
Watch Party Planned for Mizzou Season Opener
The season opener is also the first Mizzou Watch Party of the season! This is a free event being held on the rooftop at Chicken N Pickle, 1761 Burlington St, North Kansas City, MO 64116! Come enjoy the game, enjoy the views, and cheer on MIZZOU!!
Kick-off is at 6:30, come early to grab a beer and a bite.
Tiger fans are always welcome; but to help give us an idea of how many to plan for, please register here for your tickets. A ticket is not required to attend.
Tiger Club of Kansas City is proud to support the University of Missouri Athletic Department and Tiger fans in the Kansas City metro area.
In addition to hosting regular weekly lunches during football and basketball season, the Tiger Club hosts special events throughout the year to bring MIZZOU fans in the Kansas City metro together to celebrate being a Tiger. Our annual events include our annual Golf Tournament featuring celebrities from the MU Athletic Department and former players. Past guests include Head Coaches Barry Odom and Cuonzo Martin along with members of their staffs. In August, we host the SEC Block Party. MIZZOU alumni along with alumni groups from other SEC Schools are part of the event hosted at Chicken N Pickle in North Kansas City. We also host Power Hour Happy Hour events. A celebrity guest entertains and offers insight into MIZZOU sports. Several Power Hour events are scheduled during the year. The Tiger Club has also hosted trips to away regular season football games.
The Tiger Club is a totally volunteer organization.
2019 Luncheon Speaker Schedule
August 27 - Jim Sterk, Mizzou Athletic Director
September 3 - Dennis Dodd, CBSSports.com
September 10 - Mike Boddiker, former MLB pitcher, All-Star and ALCS MVP for KC Royals
September 17 - Howard Richards, Assistant AD, Community Relations and radio analyst for the Tiger Network
September 24 - TBD,
October 1 - TBD,
October 8 - TBD,
October 15 - Gary Barnett, Sport USA Analyst
October 22- Robin Pingeton, MIZZOU Head Coach for Women's Basketball
August 17 - SEC Block Party, Chicken N Pickle, North Kansas City
August 31 - Mizzou v. Wyoming Watch Party, Chicken N Pickle, North Kansas City
May 11, 2020 - Annual Golf Tournament, Lakewood Oaks Country Club, Lee's Summit