Skyline kicks off Crosstown Shootout with VIP party

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Skyline Chili is hosting the annual Crosstown Shootout VIP Party tonight at 6 p.m. at the downtown Skyline Chili on the corner of Fourth and Sycamore Streets.

Prior to the big game on Saturday between the Cincinnati Bearcats and the Xavier Musketeers - one of the biggest rivalries in college sports - UC coach Mick Cronin and XU coach Chris Mack will be taking photos and answering questions from the audience. Bengals radio voice Dave Lapham will serve as emcee for the event.

This event is open to invited guests and the media only. The program will start at 6:30 p.m.

The program will also feature a "Skyline Time Karaoke" competition performed by the cheerleaders and mascots from both teams, and complimentary Skyline Chili.

The 72nd Skyline Chili Crosstown Shootout is Saturday, Dec. 10 at 12:30 p.m. from XU's Cintas Center.

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