Town & Gown Christmas

MSU's Famous Maroon Marching Band marches through downtown Starkville as part of the 2019 Christmas Parade.
Photo by Megan Bean

MSU's Famous Maroon Band marches down Main Street during Starkville's Christmas parade Monday [Dec. 2]. The theme of the parade was “A Town & Gown Christmas” in honor of the many partnerships between MSU and the city. MSU President Mark E. Keenum and Starkville Mayor Lynn Spruill served as the parade's grand marshals. Click here for more pictures from the night's festivities.