Come out and support the Roxana Shells' football team as they prepare for their first playoff appearance since 2003.
The Shells are set to battle the Freeburg Midgets at 7 p.m. in Freeburg Saturday. Beforehand the Roxana community will be giving them a sendoff from 12:30-3 p.m. at Rox Arena, located at 2 Park Drive in Roxana.
There will be bags, hillbilly golf, horseshoes and washers available for tailgaters to play. There will also by music donated by Mike Roper with Gateway DJ.
Papa John's, Subway, Duke's Bakery and King Louie's have also donated food for the party.
Anyone within the community that wants to come out and support the Shells is welcome. At 3 p.m. tailgaters will load up and make the trek to Freeburg to begin tailgating again.
There will be no alcohol.