Join the Fans in the Stands for Syracuse Football

The Syracuse football season is in full swing. With it come home games, cheering in the stands, tailgating, and great rivalries. Make sure you check out a game to take it all in when you’re in Syracuse.

Football Games at Syracuse® University: The 2017 Season

The football season continues this October and November, with exciting ACC opponents coming to town. For things to do in Syracuse this fall, you can’t go wrong with good, old-fashioned football.

Dino Baber’s Radio Show

What better way to get into the spirit of Syracuse Football than by tuning into or heading to Shaughnessy’s Irish Pub to take in Dino Baber’s Radio Show. The popular show is hosted by Matt Park,
“The Voice” of the Orange and of course Syracuse’s own Dino Babers.

These shows are a perfect way to get into the mood for the upcoming game and include raffles, trivia with prizes for those participating during breaks while dining at Shaughnessy’s.

Upcoming Show Dates and Time:

  • Thu 9/14/17 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Thu 10/5/17 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Wed 10/11/17 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Thu 11/9/17 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Thu 11/23/17 7:00pm-8:00pm


Where to Tailgate in Syracuse

Not many city’s tailgate like Syracuse. When the Orangemen are in town this city does it up. With organized tailgate parties throughout the season, you and your group are bound to have an unforgettable experience.


Each party begins three hours prior to kickoff and the streets are closed for all of the fun. There is live music, games, food trucks, outdoor bars, round trip shuttle bus transportation and more! Also, ESPN will broadcast a pregame show live from Shaughnessy’s Pub during the festivities.


Upcoming Dates and Times:

  • Sat 10/7/17 **Game time TBA**   Pittsburgh
  • Fri 10/13/17 4:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.      Clemson
  • Sat 11/11/17 **Game time TBA**   Wake Forest
  • Sat 11/25/17 **Game time TBA**   Boston College

Upcoming Games

Check out the Syracuse University home games coming up in October and November:

  • Saturday, October 7th against Pittsburgh
  • Friday, October 13th against Clemson
  • Saturday, November 11th against Wake Forest
  • Saturday, November 25th against Boston College

Where to Stay: Hotels in Syracuse

The perfect place to stay for football games in Syracuse is Marriott Syracuse Downtown. We’re a historic hotel that’s been totally remodeled with comfort and luxury in mind.

To make your stay during football season even better, consider taking advantage of one of our special offers as the cherry on top