White Hall Progress logo

City of Pine Bluff to celebrate the Golden Lions


The city of Pine Bluff will celebrate the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Golden Lions Football Team and their winning season with a Golden Lion Championship Celebration. The free, public event will be held Dec. 9 at the Pine Bluff Convention Center with doors opening at 6 p.m. and the event starting at 7 p.m. Attendees are strongly encouraged to wear Black and Gold.

“We are very proud of the Golden Lions successful football season as well as the citizens of Pine Bluff and surrounding communities,” says Pine Bluff Mayor Carl Redus. “We would like to extend our congratulations to the UAPB football team, coaches and administration for a job well done and invite the whole community to come out and join in the welcome home celebration….Go Lions!!”

Attendees will be subject to a security search before entering the facility and should not have the following items in their possession: guns; knives; pepper spray; pets (with the exception of service animals); fireworks; scanners; bicycles, skateboards, roller blades or roller skates; alcohol or illegal drugs; excessive storage items such as briefcases, duffel bags and large camera bags (note: diaper bags, small purses, small camera cases and fanny packs are allowed); laser pointers; umbrellas; balloons; flowers; and inappropriate attire, such as masks.

For more information about the event, call (870)730-2000 extension 7.