Hype builds at Panthers Fan Fest ahead of preseason opener

CHARLOTTE — After wrapping up training camp in Spartanburg this week, the Carolina Panthers hit their home turf at Bank of America Stadium on Thursday for Fan Fest. Fans from near and far came for a night of football, fireworks and fun at this annual event.

Ticket proceeds from Fan Fest benefit the Carolina Panthers Charities and its ongoing mission to serve communities across the Carolinas.

In the video at the top of this webpage, reporter Joe Bruno got to see the hype firsthand and spoke with fans ahead of Saturday’s preseason game against the Washington Commanders.

For more information on the event, click here.

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