Events at Forty Acres Soul Kitchen

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HBCU Football Schedule 2018

September 15 – December 15, 2018

Forty Acres Soul Kitchen is Grand Rapids’ home for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Football. Join us all season long in the dining room or at the bar with a plate of your favorite Authentically American soul food!

HBCU Football Schedule 2018 (EST)

Saturday, Oct. 20 at 2 pm: Clark Atlanta at Albany State
Saturday, Oct. 20 at 3 pm: Miles College at Lane College
Saturday, Oct. 27 at 1 pm: Tuskegee at Central State
Saturday, Oct. 27 at 2 pm, HOMECOMING: Fort Valley State at Morehouse
Saturday, Oct. 27 at 2 pm: Albany State at Benedict College
Saturday, Nov. 3 at 1 pm: Lane at Central State
Saturday, Nov. 3 at 2 pm: Morehouse at Clark Atlanta
Saturday, Nov. 3 at 3 pm: Tuskegee at Miles
Saturday, Nov. 10 at TBD: SIAC West vs SIAC East - Optional Game
Saturday, Nov. 17 at 1 pm: St Andrews at Hampton
Saturday, Nov. 24 at 5 pm, BAYOU CLASSIC: Southern vs Grambling State
Saturday, Dec. 15 at 12 pm, CELEBRATION BOWL: MEAC Rep vs SWAC Rep

Cécile McLorin Savant, jazz vocalist