Black Pioneers Breakfast, Sheraton Imperial Hotel
GAA Member Price: $20 | Standard Ticket: $35
Tar Heels on Ice! UNC Black Pioneers share recollections of being jailed and other oppressive experiences off campus and on campus during the turbulent 1960s.
Stories from the Sidelines: UNC African-American Cheerleaders, Sheraton Imperial Hotel
There is no cost to attend. Registration is recommended.
This enrichment session will honor Carolina’s first African-American cheerleaders as well as highlight the challenges and triumphs encountered while trying out and serving on the squad. Panel members and guests will explore the evolution of UNC cheerleading and strategies to improve its inclusiveness.
12 p.m. (shuttle schedule will be provided to those with shuttle tickets)
GAA Member Price: $5 | Standard Ticket: $15
The BAR shuttle will run between the Sheraton Imperial and campus (Bell Tower drop off before the game; ATM Circle pick up after the game). Service will run for 45 minutes after the end of the football game. No tickets will be sold on site.
12 – 3 p.m.
On-site Ticket Sales, Name Tag and Merchandise Pick Up, George Watts Hill Alumni Center Lobby
Didn’t pick up your name tag or merchandise on Friday? Visit us at the Alumni Center.
Bell Tower Climb
The Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower is one of Carolina’s most beloved landmarks. Take this opportunity to climb four levels to the top (terrace will not be accessible).
Tailgate Party, Bell Tower (no tickets will be sold on site).
GAA Member Ticket: $15 | Standard Ticket: $30 | Jr. Tar Heel Ticket: $15 (ages 5-12) | Toddler Tar Heels: Free/
The 2019 BAR Tailgate is presented by the Chapel Hill Orange County Bureau. Menu includes: chopped pork barbecue, fried chicken, fried fish, baked beans, greens beans, coleslaw, salad, hush puppies, sweet tea, lemonade and dessert. Desserts provided by Favor Desserts in Durham.
Meet us beneath the Bell Tower for one epic tailgate. Menu includes: chopped pork barbecue, fried chicken, fried fish, baked beans, greens beans, coleslaw, salad, hush puppies, sweet tea, lemonade and dessert. Vegan/vegetarian options will ONLY be available for registrants who indicate this preference on the dietary restriction section of the online registration form.
Two (2) beer tickets included (thanks to alumni-owned Big Boss Brewing) for each adult, 21 and over, who purchases a tailgate ticket (not included with the Jr. Tar Heel or Toddler Tar Heel tailgate tickets, and yes, we have to say that!). Price: $30; GAA member and Jr. Tar Heel (ages 5-12) price: $15; Toddler Tar Heels are free. ID will be required for beer service.
NOTE: No event tickets or merchandise will be distributed at the Bell Tower. If you do not pick up your name tag on Friday. You must go to the Alumni Center PRIOR to coming to the tailgate. Your name tag will include a QR code that will be scanned for access.
UNC vs. Duke, Kenan Stadium
Game Tickets: $25
The Homecoming football game is SOLD OUT. The BAR block will be in section 101/102 (view seating chart). Game time is typically released by the ACC 7-10 business days prior to game day. Football tickets are nonrefundable.
The UNC Ticket Office suggests visiting StubHub, their official secondary ticket partner, for possible game tickets. Please note the cost of tickets via StubHub may be higher and may not be in or near the BAR block.
Class of 1994 25th Anniversary: On-field Recognition, Kenan Stadium
The UNC class of 1994 will be recognized on the field during the Homecoming football game. Please note, participants must have a game ticket to enter Kenan Stadium. Guests (who are not members of the class) and children will not be allowed on the field.
Immediately following the game
GAA Bell Tower Bash, Bell Tower
GAA Member Ticket: $5 | Standard Ticket: $15 | Jr. Tar Heel Ticket (ages 5-12): $5 | Toddler Tar Heel Ticket: Free/No registration required
Win or lose – we still party. Celebrate the Greatest Rivalry on Earth right after the game at this two-hour, family-friendly bash at the Bell Tower. Featuring a DJ, line dancing, gourmet popcorn bar, sweet treats and lawn games. Lemonade, water and two (2) beer tickets (thanks to alumni-owned Big Boss Brewing) for each adult, 21 and over, who purchases a ticket (not included with the Jr. Tar Heel or Toddler Tar Heel tailgate tickets, and yes, again, we have to say that!). ID will be required for beer service.
10 p.m. – 2 a.m.
CODE BLUE Party, Sheraton Imperial Hotel (includes Vintage Times Live access)
GAA Member Ticket: $30 | Standard Ticket: $45
We interrupt your regularly scheduled alumni party to issue a CODE BLUE Alert! This is not a test! This is not your alumni party of years’ past. The dress CODE is Carolina Blue and white – in your own, unique flair. Whether you choose dressy or comfy casual, just bring that Tar Heel swag and be ready to sweat like you did back in your college days! I repeat this is not a test! This is CODE BLUE! Must be 21 and over to attend.
10 p.m.–2 a.m.
Vintage Times Live, Sheraton Imperial Hotel (includes CODE BLUE access)
GAA Member Ticket: $30 | Standard Ticket: $45
Get your live party on! Vanessa Ferguson, national recording artist and a finalist on The Voice, will headline the evening with her melodic voice and have us dancing to soul, R&B, and our classics. Alesha Lawson, who has toured with Fantasia, gets the party started with her rich sound as we dance the night away. You will not want to miss this live, soulful, and exciting party! Must be 21 and over to attend. For tables and sponsorship information, contact Hugh Andre Holston ‘82 at firstname.lastname@example.org.