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Football fans pumped for Battle of the Border

Some of the finest high school football players in the ArkLaTex will shine this weekend at the Landers Dodge 2013 Battle on the Border High School Football Showcase.
Some of the finest high school football players in the ArkLaTex will shine this weekend at the Landers Dodge 2013 Battle on the Border High School Football Showcase.

The games will be held tonight and tomorrow at the Shreveport Independence Stadium.

Sci-Port: Louisiana's Science Center is offering a discounted general admission price of $8 (that's $5 off the regular admission) for Battle on the Border fans Sept 13th -15th. Just mention "Battle on the Border" when purchasing your tickets to get the discount. Sci-Port offers 92,000 square feet of science and entertainment, offering more than 290 exhibits.

During pre- and post-game periods, as well as during halftime of each game, the 1st Choice Personnel Family Fun Zone will feature inflatable games, fitness stations,  40 yard dash and cheerleader/spirit squad appearances from participating schools.

The fun zone will be located directly in the enclosed north end zone of the football field. During scheduled fun zone activities, fans young and old are invited to participate in this unique game day experience by participating in fun zone activities directly on field level. Admission to the fun zone is free.

Landers Dodge will be giving away money during Battle on the Border weekend, as several fans will have an opportunity to kick and make a successful 20 yard field goal.  Each successful field goal will pay out $200.

Tickets are no longer on sale at high schools. Tickets can only be purchased at the following ticket offices:

Independence Bowl Foundation
401 Market Street, Suite 120
(318) 221-0712
Mon. - Fri. @ 8:30am - 5:00pm
Cash, Visa, MC, AmEx, Discover
$2 per ticket processing fee

State Fair of Louisiana Box Office
3701 Hudson Ave.
(318) 635-1361
Cash, Visa, MC, AmEx, Discover
$2 per ticket processing fee

Pre Admission Ticket Prices:
$10 Pre General Admission 
$50 Club Level (includes covered/enclosed seating and free food)

Game Day Ticket Prices / Independence Stadium Box Office (3301 Pershing Blvd.):
$15 General Admission
$50 Club Level (includes covered/enclosed seating and free food)

Independence Stadium Box Office will open at 3:00pm on Fri., Sept. 13th and 11:00am on Sat., Sept. 14th

One purchased ticket will get you into all 5 games.

2013 Battle on the Border High School Football Showcase Schedule:
Friday, September 13th
St. Thomas More HS (Lafayette, LA) vs. Calvary Baptist Academy (Shreveport, LA) / 6:00pm
Bastrop HS (Bastrop, LA)  vs. C.E. Byrd HS (Shreveport, LA) / 8:30pm

Saturday, September 14th
Acadiana HS (Lafayette, LA) vs. Neville HS (Monroe, LA) / 2pm
Marshall HS (Marshall, TX) vs. Parkway HS (Bossier City, LA) / 5:00pm
Olive Branch HS (Olive Branch, MS) vs.  Longview HS (Longview, TX)  / 7:30pm

Stadium prohibited items:
    No Outside Food or Drink
    No Ice Chests
    No Umbrellas
    No Oversize Bags (Bags must fit in 12″×12″ box)
    No Mace / Pepper Spray
    No Tazers / Stun Guns
    No Pocket Tools
    No Straight Blades
    No Fireworks
    No Knives
    No Weapons

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