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Tar Heel Downtown on Franklin Street this Thursday!

Tar Heel Downtown this Thursday on Franklin Street!>
Tar Heel Downtown is bringing the Carolina game day spirit to Franklin Street! Enjoy free family-friendly activities before the UNC vs. Miami football game - an ESPN GameDay pick! Including a live performance from Liquid Pleasure, bounce houses, a rock climbing wall, and face painting. The pre-game show will be broadcast live from the 140 West Plaza and shown on a giant digital screen. Meet UNC athletes and of course...Rameses! 
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Make it an evening out on Franklin Street! For more downtown tailgate parties, dining & 
shopping specials - CLICK HERE.
Johnny T-shirt has all you need to get ready now for this Black Out Game with a great selection of Zero Dark Thursday UNC merchandise!
Pig Pickin' at Dead Mule Club
On Thursday, October 17 from 2 pm to 8 pm Dead Mule Club is hosting a traditional pig picking tailgate party with live music and drink specials!
Get your Zero Dark Thursday pom poms from  Underground Printing! 
Blackout Party at The Thrill
The Thrill is hosting DJ Styles on Thursday, October 17 for an 18+ dance party. Wear all black attire! Drink specials include $4 Kamikazes, $3 Bud Light, & $3 Blue Moons. 
Zero Dark Tailgate at He's Not 
Starting at 2 pm on Thursday, October 17 He's Not Here will be throwing a tailgate party with live music, prizes, and BBQ. 21+, cover $3. All proceeds go to Lineberger Cancer Center. Go Heels, Beat Miami!
Free Beat Miami Buttons!
Shrunken Head Boutique will be giving away free UNC tattoos and Beat Miami button while supplies last!  Stop in the store to get geared up with their large selection of Black Out Tee shirts and Polos! Open at 9 am. 
Kidzu Open Late to Celebrate!
Kidzu Children's Museum will stay open until 7:00 pm on Thursday, October 17 to celebrate with the community. Enjoy reduced Kidzu admission from 4:00-7:00 pm, only $3.00 for adults and children over 24 months of age. Join them at University Square for great company and entertainment!  Kidzu will provide fun crafts and activities at the museum. 

Celebrate Carolina-style on Thursday, October 17 from 4pm to 7pm at Topo Distillery. 

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The Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership works to bring the resources of the Town, University and downtown community together to maintain, enhance and promote downtown as the social, cultural, and spiritual center of Chapel Hill through economic development. Contact Meg McGurk at 919-967-9440 or