Friday, March 30 is a Town Holiday

Most municipal offices will be closed. Yard waste will not be collected. Chapel Hill Transit will operate on Saturday schedules with no U or NU service. Chapel Hill Public Library will be open March 30 and closed Sunday, April 1. Read more.

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July Fourth: Destination Chapel Hill

Post Date:07/02/2015 10:21 AM

Mashable named the Town of Chapel Hill one of the seven best destinations for a cheap last-minute Fourth of July getaway.

The online news medium said the main draw to the seven selections were affordable lodging options, with Chapel Hill rates averaging $108 per night this year—down 12 percent from 2014.

Mashable said July 4 is the perfect time to enjoy the ‘charms of the college town without students getting in the way’. Read more:

Last year Chapel Hill was named one of America's Top 10 Best Towns for a July 4th by Travel and Leisure Magazine. Read more:

Catch the fireworks show at Kenan Stadium
The Town of Chapel Hill’s annual July Fourth Celebration features a professional fireworks show at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Kenan Stadium at dusk with family fun activities beginning at 7 p.m.


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