The Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) and Tepper Sports & Entertainment (TSE) announced an extension of their partnership to host events at Bank of America Stadium. Included in the agreement is the Duke’s Mayo Classic and the Duke’s Mayo Bowl. The bowl game has called Bank of America Stadium home for 22 years.
“The Charlotte Sports Foundation is excited to build on our already strong partnership with Tepper Sports & Entertainment. The support we receive from their entire organization is invaluable and we look forward to hosting more high-profile events at Bank of America Stadium in the coming years.” said Johnny Harris and Andrea Smith, CSF Board of Directors co-chairs.
Located in the heart of uptown Charlotte, Bank of America Stadium is home to the Carolina Panthers and Charlotte FC. In 2022, the Stadium played host to a robust schedule of sporting events and live entertainment, setting a venue-record with 39 events.
“Tepper Sports and Entertainment is grateful for its partnership with the Charlotte Sports Foundation as we continue to work together to make Charlotte the premier destination for sports and live entertainment in addition to generating a significant economic impact for our city,” said Panthers Team President Kristi Coleman, a member of the Charlotte Sports Foundation Board of Directors.
This year’s college football games included the Duke’s Mayo Classic on September 2nd with North Carolina taking on South Carolina. In December the Duke’s Mayo Bowl will feature teams from the ACC and SEC. Additionally, the Atlantic Coast Conference maintains a long-term agreement to host the ACC Football Championship Game at the Stadium.