UNC’s campus nestled among the pines offers a picturesque tailgating location that is sure to be on the list of places to tailgate for any true tailgate lover. The fans here love to show their support for the team as you’ll see plenty of cars sporting Tar Heel’s flags on your way to the stadium. If you’re looking to get into the Tar Heel spirit check out the Old Well Walk for a chance to get up close to UNC players and coaches.
Food also plays a big part in a Tar Heels tailgate as there are plenty of wares on display on game days here. Some of the most popular items are the Carolina burger and of course barbecue. The Carolina burger is a delicious burger topped with chili and cole slaw, which is sure to make your mouth water just thinking about it. Tar Heels fans put out quite the spread, so make sure to bring your appetite to a UNC tailgate.
Old Well Walk
Every game since 2001 the Old Well Walk has allowed fans the opportunity to cheer on their Tar Heels before they take the field. Before each game, the team is dropped off at the Old Well in the center of the campus and then walks through Tar Heel Town towards the stadium. This is a must see for any die-hard Tar Heels fans out there.Watch video
Tar Heel Town
Tar Heel Town is a great place to hit up before the game. It offers a variety of interactive games and activities including the bell tower climb and autograph signings. If you’re looking for things to do before the game starts, look no further than Tar Heel Town, which is located on the quad.Watch video
Where to tailgate
Franklin StreetFranklin Street is the spot to be on a Tar Heels game day. Here you’ll find bars and restaurants packed full of fellow Tar Heels fans. Franklin Street is a must if you want to get the most out of your UNC game day experience.
Tar Heel TownTar Heel Town is a great place to hit up before the game. It offers a variety of interactive games and activities including the bell tower climb and autograph signings. If you’re looking for things to do before the game starts, look no further than Tar Heel Town, which is located on the quad.
Manning LotIf you’re looking to tailgate with visiting fans then the Manning lot is the place to be as it provides a good mix of home and away fans.