Gameday: Sep 5, Gates Open: 11am, Game: 1pm
The original Detroit Football Classic was held from 2003 to 2007. The Detroit Football Classic features a football game between two Historical Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), Tailgating, an Ultimate Block party and a College fair. A great event for the family, an opportunity to connect with alumni from other HBCUs and experience downtown Detroit!
Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront
2 Washington Blvd
Detroit, Michigan 48226
Distance from Stadium: 1 mile, 7-minute drive
RATES START at $169.00 per night, plus tax
Overnight guest parking $20 per night
FAN EXPERIENCE/ULTIMATE BLOCK PARTYAttractions: Music, interactive games, vendors
The Fan Experience/Ultimate Block party will include a DJ, food trucks and interactive games for all ages. Wifi will be onsite for everyone to share their experience via social media or meet up with friends!
DETROIT FOOTBALL CLASSIC APPAREL & ACCESSORIES
Purchase your DFC Merchandise at the official online store for the Detroit Football Classic! Click here to visit online store