The thrill and excitement of the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship culminates in a weekend of events that will have the city buzzing as downtown Indy transforms into Championship Campus. You can expect a fan-friendly, walkable footprint featuring a comprehensive festival of attractions and activities starting Saturday, January 8 through Monday, January 10.
Throughout the weekend, guests will enjoy Championship Campus by experiencing CFP signature events such as Playoff Fan Central, AT&T Playoff Playlist Live!, Allstate Championship Tailgate, Media Day, Extra Yard 5K and Taste of the Championship.
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Playoff Fan Central is a interactive experience that gives thousands of fans the opportunity to be a part of the College Football Playoff National Championship.
The three-day, family-friendly event, to be held at the Indiana Convention Center, will include games, clinics, pep rallies, band performances, special guest appearances, autograph signings and exhibits celebrating college football and its history. Playoff Fan Central creates memories that last a lifetime.
January 8: 10 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
January 9: 10 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
January 10: 10 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
AT&T Playoff Playlist Live! will bring a weekend of music to Indianapolis, serving as the soundtrack for the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship. The free concert series kicks off Saturday, January 8 and continues on Sunday, January 9, leading up to the national championship game on Monday, January 10.
January 8 | 5:00 - 11:00 P.M.
January 9 | 5:00 - 11:00 P.M.
Media Day will feature one-hour sessions with student-athletes and coaches from each of the CFP National Championship participating teams. Hundreds of credentialed media members will attend the event that will feature live broadcasts from conference networks alongside activations by social media giants Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Fans will be provided with a complimentary radio to listen in as student-athletes and coaches from the CFP National Championship teams are interviewed. The event is free and open to the public.
Orange Bowl Champion: 9:00 – 10:00 A.M.
Cotton Bowl Champion: 10:30 – 11:30 A.M.
The Extra Yard 5K is the official road race of the College Football Playoff. The family-friendly 3.1-mile run/walk starts in the Indiana Convention Center and takes participants through the streets of downtown Indianapolis. The post-race tailgate party will feature live entertainment, activities with race sponsors, an awards ceremony and more. Proceeds benefit the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers initiative. LEARN MORE
Taste of the Championship is a premium dining experience and fundraising event, offering local residents and national championship game attendees the opportunity to indulge in gourmet food and drink prepared by local chefs in support of the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation.
5:00 - 8:00 P.M.
The 2022 Extra Yard for Teachers Summit Powered by Get Your Teach On is the CFP Foundation’s annual flagship event designed to empower and inspire educators with guest speakers, giveaways, networking experiences, and professional development. In-person attendees will enjoy food, music, drinks, a prize bag and a post-summit reception. Virtual attendance is free for Indiana teachers!
Allstate Championship Tailgate is the gathering place for fans who want to experience extreme tailgating leading up to the 2022 national Championship game. Prior to kickoff on Monday, January 10, the stage at Monument Circle will be transformed into the Capital One Stage at Allstate Championship Tailgate.
12:00 - 5:00 P.M.