Chicago Football Classic

Event Start Time: 09/21/2013 - 4:00pm
Event Information:

The 16th annual Chicago Football Classic (CFC) kicks off this year at Soldier Field on Saturday, September 21st, 2013. Kick-off is at 4:00PM.  

The Chicago Football Classic hosts two top HBCU schools, Morehouse College and Central State University. This year’s festivities feature a celebrity filled weekend beginning Thursday leading up to the highly anticipated game.

The Chicago Football Classic showcases football teams and marching bands from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). This year’s game on Saturday, September 21st at Soldier Field features a spirited game between the Morehouse College Tigers and the Central State University Marauders.

The always anticipated classic is more than just a game; it’s a three-day extravaganza that brings awareness to HBCUs, exposes Chicago students to various aspects of the college experience and focuses on the “Back To School” initiative. The Chicago Football Classic supports education to end the violence in our community. The College Fair will feature 30 colleges and universities

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Parking Information:

All parking lots will be open 4 hours prior to kick-off.