Enjoy Downtown Tailgate in Chapel Hill before the football game against Miami on Saturday, October 16th, 2021.
The event is free and open to the whole community. Henderson Street will be blocked off from vehicle traffic for this celebration of Carolina Football and the Chapel Hill community.
The celebration will take place on Henderson Street and the Peace & Justice Plaza, which is at Henderson Street and Franklin Street (179 E. Franklin Street.)
The event begins at 12:30 p.m., three hours before kickoff, and will wrap up as the game begins, at 3:30 p.m.
Enjoy local food and beer throughout the street (choose beer from Gizmo Brew Works Chapel Hill, Imbibe, TRU, Linda’s & Four Corners), play games with friends and family, listen to music from a live local DJ and get ready for Carolina to take down the Hurricanes.
The Marching Tar Heels, the Carolina Cheer & Dance Teams, and Rameses will be celebrating game day at the Downtown Tailgate. They will all be on-site at 1 p.m.
The Rams Club and the UNC General Alumni Association will be on-site with Carolina goodies.
Henderson Street and Peace & Justice Plaza corner businesses that are open:
- Linda’s Bar & Grill
- Tru Deli
- Four Corners
Head back to downtown Chapel Hill after the game. Downtown Live will bring live music to Franklin Street.