*Due to inclement weather in the forecast for Friday, Nov. 2, both the Parade and the Porch Party have been cancelled for 2018*
It’s that time of the year again – Red + White Week is back on Hillsborough Street!
NC State has a full slate of events all week long (Oct. 28 – Nov. 3), which includes one of our favorites – the Homecoming Parade.
Join us all on Nov. 2 at 6pm to celebrate NC State, tradition and the Better-Than-Ever Hillsborough Street following the completion of Phase II construction.
When: November 2nd, 6pm - 7:30pm
Who:You! The event is free and open to the public and the whole family is invited - even the four-legged members are welcome to join the fun!
What to expect
More than 50 displaying support for NC State and support for the football team against Florida State, including the NC State Marching Band, University Officials, local groups and others!
A place to grab dinner, coffee, drinks and more at any of our 300+ merchants right on Hillsborough Street
Artwork from Paint the Town Red to see up and down Hillsborough Street
Most of all, a great time
Where: Hillsborough Street from the NC State Bell Tower to Dan Allen Street
With the street closed for the parade & all your favorite Hillsborough Street merchants open, you have several ways to celebrate the Wolfpack. So pick your favorite spot of Hillsborough Street.
An NC State Student recommends
Picnicking at the Bell Tower
Watching from your favorite restaurant
Setting up a chair near the middle of the route
Hanging out at the Porch Party near Nelson Hall
Parking: After 5pm, parking is free on the NC State Campus and its parking decks including:
You can also park on some of the side streets near Hillsborough Street.