Golden Egg Tour comes to Meridian

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTOK) - The Golden Egg trophy is back in the hands of Mississippi State University after its victory Thanksgiving Day over the University of Mississippi in the 91st Egg Bowl.

To celebrate, Bulldog fans will have a chance to see the trophy in person at various businesses throughout the state and even in their homes from Nov. 24-Dec. 1 as part of the Golden Egg Tour 2K18, presented by Mississippi Ford Dealers.

Fans are encouraged to tweet using #GoldenEggTour and post why the famed Golden Egg trophy and Bully should make a stop in their homes and cities.

Each city stop will be announced a night prior based on feedback from Bulldog fans throughout the week on social media using #GoldenEggTour.

The tour stops in Meridian Tuesday, Nov. 27, at New South Ford, 1200 N. Frontage Road, from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon. Bully will also be there.

Fans chosen will be able to take photos inside their homes with Bully and the trophy. Each home stop will receive a free printed photo with the trophy and a mini Golden Egg Christmas tree ornament.

There will also be select public stops at Mississippi Ford Dealers throughout the state during the week. The unique tour can be followed on @HailState social accounts and at HailState.com/goldeneggtour. Complete tour stops will be unveiled on each of these platforms.