Allstate Sugar Bowl COVID-19 Update

NEW ORLEANS (March 18, 2020; Updated May 25) – In light of the national emergency related to the COVID-19 virus, the Sugar Bowl Committee has announced that several events that it organizes, or sponsors have been cancelled or modified.

LHSAA State Championship Events – 2020 spring championships cancelled.

National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete Luncheon – modified to virtual ceremony

Manning Award Ceremony – cancelled

Crescent City Classic 10K – modified to virtual race

Track and Field Classic – cancelled

AAU Basketball – cancelled

AAU Volleyball – cancelled

Announcements on Allstate Sugar Bowl events beyond those listed will come at a later date.

The Allstate Sugar Bowl offices are in the process of re-opening. Please email us with any Sugar Bowl or event-related questions and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

The Allstate Sugar Bowl has established itself as one of the premier college football bowl games, having hosted 28 national champions, 96 Hall of Fame players, 50 Hall of Fame coaches and 18 Heisman Trophy winners in its 86-year history. The 87th Allstate Sugar Bowl Football Classic, which will double as a College Football Playoff Semifinal, is scheduled for January 1, 2021. In addition to football, the Sugar Bowl Committee annually invests over $1.6 million into the community through the hosting and sponsorship of sporting events, awards and clinics. Through these efforts, the organization supports and honors nearly 100,000 student-athletes each year, while injecting over $2.7 billion into the local economy in the last decade.