Hillsborough Street and NC State Belltower
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NC State’s Packapalooz is a vibrant all-day block party and street festival that will kick off the academic year and cap off Wolfpack Welcome Week.

Join NC State students, faculty, staff, alums and families, and local community members on Hillsborough Street on Saturday, Aug. 24, from 2 to 10 p.m. for music, entertainment, family-friendly activities, food, and everything that embodies the Wolfpack spirit.

This cherished tradition attracts over 85,000 attendees, boasting an impressive lineup of more than 300 vendor booths and support from over 50 sponsoring organizations. Packapalooza is presented by Live It Up! Hillsborough Street.

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In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, NC State will honor requests for reasonable accommodations made by individuals with disabilities. Direct accommodation requests to:

Justine Hollingshead, event chairperson, at jrhollin@ncsu.edu or 919-434-4167

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