12th Annual Palmetto Capital City Classic PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 17 September 2013 09:09

Columbia, SC — For the past 12 years, the Palmetto Capital City Classic (PCCC) has been the ultimate Historically Black College and University (HBCU) football experience that brings fans together from across the state of South Carolina and the Southeast for a fantastic weekend of fun and football. The Classic’s primary mission is to generate revenue for scholarships and financial support for HBCUs by highlighting the educational and athletic endeavors of its participating HBCUs through quality athletics, academic programs, sportsmanship, and school pride.

This year’s Classic will be the twelfth (12th) annual game and will feature an array of scheduled events.


Wednesday, September 18, 2013

PCCC Media/Sponsors Luncheon & Crowning of Miss Palmetto CCC

11:30 a.m. (INVITATION ONLY)

Brookland Baptist Convention & Banquet Center

1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC 29169


PCCC HBCU Old School Mixer

TAPP’S Art’s Center

1644 Main Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Cost: $15.00


Wear your school colors!


Thursday, September 19, 2013


Experience drumlines at their best! South Carolina State University, Benedict College, and High Schools.

Mascots & Vendors are Welcome.

Coble Plaza

211 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC

(Behind EdVenture Children’s Museum)



Friday, September 20, 2013

PCCC Annual Garnell McDonald Memorial Golf Tournament

7:30 a.m. (Shotgun Start)

Oak Hills Golf Club

7629 Fairfield Road, Columbia, SC 29203

Cost: $85.00 – Individual Golfer’s

Team - $350.00


PCCC Featuring “The King of Springs: Ken Ford”

Special Guest: Tanya Ross

7:30 p.m.

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

1101 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Tickets: $40 (Palmetto Capital City Classic Office Only)


Saturday, September 21, 2013

The 12th Annual Palmetto Capital City Classic

Benedict College Tigers vs. South Carolina State University Bulldogs

4:00 p.m.

The City of Columbia welcomes all of our HBCU football fans a Classical Experience.

You Don’t Want To Miss The Battle of the HBCU’s & Special Half-Time Show!

Williams Brice Stadium

1125 George Rogers Boulevard, Columbia, SC 29201

Tickets: $25 & $35

Ticket Outlets: PCCC Office, Benedict College – Charlie W. Johnson Stadium, SCSU Ticket Office, USC Ticket Office-Colonial Life Arena, and Columbia Township Auditorium


Parking: $15 (South Carolina Fairgrounds)

Each person must have a gameday ticket to enter.

RV Parking $100 (Fairgrounds only, Must Contact Fairgrounds)

VIP Parking $20 (Old Farmer’s Market)


For additional information on all events, please call the Palmetto Capital City Classic Headquarters at (803) 252-9200.