Gameday: Sep 5, Gates Open: 11am, Game: 1pm

ABOUT

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!

PARTICIPATING HOTELS IN 2020 FOOTBALL CLASSIC

HOST HOTEL
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

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EVENTS

FAN EXPERIENCE/ULTIMATE BLOCK PARTY

Attractions: 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!

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SHOP

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