August 25 from 2-10 p.m. on Hillsborough Street

Free and Open to the Public

Music, Games, and More!

Packapalooza is an all-day festival at NC State University. Join over 80,000 other attendees, hundreds of vendors, and scores of performances to kick off the new year with the Wolfpack!


Visit eight zones at Packapalooza, including the Green Zone, Art Zone, PackPride Zone, Play Zone, Wolfpack Zone, Young Alumni and Senior Class Zone, International Zone, and Service Zone.


When and Where?

Join us Saturday, August 25 from 2-10 p.m. on Hillsborough Street at NC State University!


Arts Zone • International Zone • Service Zone • PackPride Zone • Green Zone • Senior Class and Young Alumni Zone • Wolfpack Zone • Play Zone


Packapalooza features over 300 vendors along the street, including local businesses, food trucks, student organizations, and endless activities!


Visit our three stages throughout the day to see scores of dance groups, live bands, and other artists. Join us at 8:45 p.m. at the main stage for Packapalooza headliner Parmalee!

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