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Tar Heel Downtown on Franklin Street!

Tar Heel Downtown on Franklin Street this Friday!
Tar Heel Downtown on Franklin Street!
 Tar Heel Downtown brings the Carolina football game-day spirit to the heart of downtown Chapel Hill on Friday, September 11 from 6 pm to 9 pm on the Plaza at 140 West Franklin Street. 

Join us for a pep rally and enjoy family-friendly activities while you cheer on the Heels the night before the first home game of the season against North Carolina A&T. For more information, go to
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Enjoy All of Downtown!

Make it an entire day of fun on Franklin Street. For information on downtown stores, dining specials, and more visit
Tar Heel Downtown offers free family-friendly activities, vendors, food, and fun including:
  • UNC photo booth
  • Football ticket giveaways
  • Live outdoor concert by Transit Vocal Band
  • Carolina-themed face painting & balloon artists
  • Performances by UNC Marching Tar Heels & Cheerleaders
  • And of course...Rameses will be there too! 
Get Tickets to the Game
Tickets are still available to the UNC vs NC A&T football game, the first home game of the season. Buy tickets online - CLICK HERE. 
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The Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership works to bring together the resources of the Town, University and downtown community 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   

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