Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events


24th Annual Down East Viking Football Classic
September 3-4, 2021


8:30 a.m.         DEVFC Golf  Challenge  
Belmont Lake Golf Club, 201 Belmont Club Way, Rocky Mount, NC
Shotgun  (Foursome $260 / Doubles $130 / Single $65)
Registration Required

9:00 a.m.        STEM Educational Day   (Admissions)                           
Rocky Mount Senior High School  -9:00 a.m.
Northern Nash High School              -11:30 a.m.
Nash Central High School                   -2:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.        Athletic Banquet    (Invitation Only)
Keynote Speaker: Dewayne Washington 
Rocky Mount Event Center, 285 NE Main St., Rocky Mount, NC                                                   

8:00 p.m.        Viking Kickback (Social Event)
Doubletree Hotel
Admission: Free                     


7:00 a.m.          Tailgating Party
Rocky Mount Athletic Complex, 600 Independence Drive, Rocky Mount, NC
All patrons must purchase a game ticket

3:00 p.m.          Down East Viking Football Classic Pre-Game Ceremony
Rocky Mount Athletic Complex

4:00 p.m.          ECSU Vikings vs. Fayetteville State University Broncos Football Game
Rocky Mount Athletic Complex
Admission: $25

After the Game      ECSU and FSU Bands Showcase
Rocky Mount Athletic Complex

9:00 p.m.          Sapphire Lounge (Social Event)
Doubletree Hotel
Admission: TBA


For more information, please contact the Department of Athletics, (252) 335-3891 or