The Charlotte 49ers football program began to play in 2013, and the fans have been coming out strong to support their team ever since. You’ll find lots of 49ers pride on display at tailgates here, as everyone arrives bright and early to party and show off their Charlotte pride on game days. You won’t be able to move an inch without seeing green and white tents as well as fans adorned from head to toe in 49ers gear.
All Throughout the tailgate, you’ll find fans having a good time grilling and playing tailgate games, as the prepare to enter the stadium and cheer on the 49ers to victory. The students are particularly lively as they gather at the student tailgate to party hard before supporting the team. There is plenty of beer to drink and music to get down to, so join in on this incredible party scene to get the most out your trip to Charlotte.
It’s not just the ability to hang out, and have a few drinks with friends that make tailgating before a 49ers game a special experience, the pride and passion on display for the team is also top notch. Nothing shows off the pride and spirit on display at UNC Charlotte before the game better than the team walk. During the team walk the players and coaches enter the stadium followed by performances by the band and cheer team. Make sure to check out this outstanding tradition to get into the 49ers gameday spirit.
Tailgate Village offers you the chance to take part in an all you can eat and drink tailgate for only $20. Head on down to the Hauser Alumni Pavilion two and a half hours before kickoff to take part in this excellent tailgate party that provides the perfect alternative to setting up your own tailgate.Watch video
Where to tailgate
Tailgate VillageTailgate Village offers you the chance to take part in an all you can eat and drink tailgate for only $20. Head on down to the Hauser Alumni Pavilion two and a half hours before kickoff to take part in this excellent tailgate party that provides the perfect alternative to setting up your own tailgate.
Student TailgateThe student tailgate takes place in Silver Lot 25 and is a great place to tailgate before games with fellow students. There is no charge for student parking passes, and spots are first come first serve, so make sure to get here early to get the most out of your game day experience. There is also “picnic style” tailgating available in the grassy areas surrounding Rose Football Center, so even if you don’t have a car, you’ll be able to join in on the pregame festivities.
Purple and Silver Permit LotsThe parking lots surrounding Jerry Richardson Stadium provide the perfect place to set up a tailgate party of your own before entering the stadium to watch the game. The lots open four hours before the game giving you plenty of time to tailgate and party with friends and family.