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 2018 Season

The football season continues this September, 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.

Syracuse University Fun

October 18 – 21

Head to the University to get in on the festivities for Orange Central. There will nearly 50 exciting events over the course of the weekend, including an Orangemen vs. North Carolina football game.

October 26- 28

Everyone loves Family Weekend at SU. The university invites everyone to participate in the fun! There will be many events to participate in to get in on the excitement of SU football including a football game against North Carolina State.

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 Barbers.

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.

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 Games

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

  • 9/8/ 2018 against Wagner
  • 9/15/ 2018 against Florida State
  • 9/22/ 2018 against Connecticut
  • 10/20/ 2018 against North Carolina
  • 10/27/ 2018 against NC State
  • 11/9/2018 against Louisville

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