2019 Stagg Bowl

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Welcome College Football Fans!

The City of Shenandoah and the University of Mary Hardin Baylor are proud to host the 2019 NCAA® Division III Football Championship – Stagg Bowl LXVII® – on Friday, December 20, 2019, at Woodforest Bank Stadium in Shenandoah, Texas.

With a superb location, accommodations that appeal to both business and leisure travelers, and myriad shopping and dining options, Shenandoah, Texas, is a hidden gem that provides great value to those looking to stay in the North Houston area.  

At just over two square miles in size, everything in Shenandoah is easily accessible and convenient. The city has a variety of well-reviewed hotels, nearly 50 restaurants and a variety of shopping and entertainment options available for you to enjoy.


Getting Here

Shenandoah is located approximately 20 miles from George Bush Continental Airport (IAH), the second-largest airport in the U.S. and ranked among the Top Ten airports in the U.S. for both its connectivity and customer satisfaction, so getting here should be breeze. Typical travel time from the airport is 25 minutes, and it is served by a variety of transportation taxi and ride services, including: Get Me, Green Light (GLT), Lyft, Uber, and Wingz are available.  

Service from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) is also available, although it is 43 miles away and travel time is approximately 1 hour.  It is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Houston is the only city in the Western Hemisphere with two 4-star rated airports.  

Understand travel times make take longer during peak traffic hours.


Where to Stay

Holiday Inn and Suites evening in lights

With a number of well-reviewed hotels to choose from at a variety of price points, Shenandoah can accommodate any budget, and at just 2.2 square miles in size, every property is less than a 5-minute drive to Woodforest Bank Stadium!

Book your stay in Shenandoah, minutes from Woodforest Bank Stadium!

Local accommodations, dining, entertainment and shopping map.


Woodforest Bank Stadium night time view from visitor stands

Ticket Information

Be there to share the experience with family and friends at Woodforest Bank Stadium, Friday, December 20, 2019, in Shenandoah, TX.  Kickoff is at 7 pm CST. 

  • Tickets purchased by Nov. 30, 2019, at 11:59 pm CST cost $25;
  • Tickets purchased ON/AFTER Dec. 1, 2019, cost $30.

Advance ticket sales must be purchased online, and cash sales will be available at Woodforest Bank Stadium on game day, subject to availability.  Buy your tickets now!

All tickets include:

  • Admission to the game.
  • Entrance into the Stagg Bowl FanFest (3 pm – 6 pm CST).  This event is free and open to the public with a Stagg Bowl ticket purchase, and includes:  a concert by Texas country recording artist Jason Cassidy; free food and beverage; family-friendly entertainment and games; antique cars; Christmas-themed Longhorn photo op booth, and much more!
  • General admission seating for the game, and gates open at 5:30 pm CST.
  • Stadium parking is FREE.


Reserve your tickets now!


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While You’re Here, Experience Our City and Area

For a city of our small size, Shenandoah has a lot of things to see and do, both in our city and throughout the surrounding areas.

Given the timing of this event, we thought it would be helpful to provide you and yours with some Holiday-Related Activities and Events.  Check out the following pages for other nearby activities.

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