Along with a 5K on Sunday, January 12, 2020, the College Football Playoff National Championship weekend provides a comprehensive festival of fan-friendly events and activities. The French Quarter and Central Business District will serve as the heart of “Championship Campus.” Click here for a full Championship Campus map.
“AT&T Playoff Playlist Live!” will serve as the soundtrack for the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship. The free concert series kicks off Saturday, January 11 and continues on Sunday, January 12, leading up to the national championship game on Monday, January 13. The weekend’s initial needle-drop takes place on the AT&T Playoff Playlist Live! stage on Saturday with performances by H.E.R., Nas, and MAX. The music continues Sunday, with Meghan Trainor, Bastille, and Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue. Click here for more information on AT&T Playoff Playlist Live!
Jax Brewery Lot/Woldenberg Park
“Allstate Championship Tailgate Plaza” is the gathering place for fans who want to experience tailgating throughout the weekend. The free outdoor experience will include activities from zip lines to BBQ. In addition, Allstate Championship Tailgate Plaza will serve as ESPN’s New Orleans home for live broadcasts leading up to the 2020 national championship game. Prior to kickoff on Monday, January 13, the stage in Woldenberg Park will be transformed into the Capital One Stage at Allstate Championship Tailgate Plaza where Tim McGraw and Judah & the Lion will play. Click here for more information on Allstate Championship Tailgate Plaza.
Decatur Street will be closed on Monday, January 13, 2020 from 10am-2pm. Expect moving motorcades while NOPD moves bands, teams, etc. through the area.
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