CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Belk Bowl festivities don't start until Saturday but lane closures have already started ahead of the event that's supposed to draw 40,000 attendees.
The Fan Fest starts at 9 a.m. and lasts until kickoff at noon.
Road closures are expected to last until early Sunday morning.
The below roads will be closed from Friday at 9 a.m. until Sunday at 1 a.m.:
- South Mint Street from Morehead to 1st streets.
- West Stonewall Street from Church and Mint streets
- South Graham Street from Mint to Morehead streets.
The game between South Carolina and Virginia airs on Channel 9 Saturday at noon.
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