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Downtown Event Support

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The Town partners with the Downtown Partnership, UNC and other community organizations on multiple events each year. Below is a list of annual Downtown events supported by the Town. For specific dates and details for each event, please see the Town, Downtown Partnership, or UNC calendars.

event partner(s) Timing 
UNC Science Expo  UNC  April 
Go Chapel Hill Bike Night  UNC, Town of Carrboro  May 
Movies Under the Stars Downtown Partnership  June-August 
4th of July UNC  July 4 
Meet the Heels  Downtown Partnership, UNC  August
Tar Heel Downtown Downtown Partnership, UNC September
Festifall   October 
Rodeo on Rosemary  Downtown Partnership, Raleigh Durham Mobile Food Association   Varies
Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony Downtown Partnership December
Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday Parade  Downtown Partnership, Town of Carrboro  December 

In addition to the above, the Town is experimenting with other events in the Downtown:

Questions, concerns or suggestions for other Downtown events? Email

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