Costume Contest at Final Home Football Game of 2010

Friday, October 15, 2010

Local youth are invited to participate in the second annual “Howl-o-ween” costume contest on Saturday, Oct. 23 when the University of West Georgia Wolves football team takes on Delta State University at 2 p.m. in University Stadium.

For area children, $25 cash prizes will be awarded at halftime for the best costume for the “Age 6 and Under” category and the “Age 7 to 12” category. A $50 cash prize will go to the “Teenagers” category. Students in costume will be admitted to the game free of charge.

Other categories include several for UWG students, UWG faculty and staff (including retirees), and Delta State University students.

To participate, check in at the judging table at the stadium site between 1p.m. and 2 p.m. on game day. Instructions will be provided at that time for seating and the halftime parade.

For further information concerning the contest, contact Lisa Ledbetter, assistant vice president of university events, at 678-839-0672 or e-mail