Weather changes CSU's 50th anniversary plans

Because thunderstorms are predicted for tonight and Saturday, Columbus State University has adjusted plans to some of the scheduled 50th anniversary and homecoming events.

The concert featuring the Swingin' Medallions will be in the Lumpkin Center at 7 p.m. tonight

The student block party has been moved to the Woodruff Gym from 9-11 p.m. tonight.

The fireworks show will be Saturday night after the Uptown block party. Fireworks will start around 8:30 p.m. and will originate in Woodruff Park, the green space between the Chattahoochee River and CSU's art and theater complex.

The Staff Council Craft Fair is 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday in the Lumpkin Center.

The Student Tailgating Competition will move to the third floor of the parking deck if it's raining at 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday.

If it's raining the hamburger cook-off will move to a tent in front of the parking deck at 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday.

The fireworks will begin at 8:30 p.m. Saturday in downtown Columbus.

You may check for updates by going to www.colstate.edu/50years