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The Carolina Inn Kicks Off Sixth Season of Tailgate’Inn on the Front Porch

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (September 2013) – The Carolina Inn kicks off the sixth season of its Tailgate’Inn on the Front Porch on Saturday, September 7.

For each UNC home game except Miami, there will be a build your own Bloody Mary Bar with a variety of mixes available including the Inn’s signature extra spicy “InnCinerator” served on the front porch. The Inn offers plenty of comfortable seating under the shady oaks and magnolias on the Inn’s front lawn along with Big Screen TVs. There is no cover charge.

The Bloody Mary Bar is available for every Saturday game from 9 am to Noon with regular bar service beginning at 12 pm for the later kickoffs. The Miami Thursday night game features a tailgate buffet and bar service.

In addition to the September 7 home opener at Kenan Stadium, there are UNC home games on September 28 (East Carolina), October 17 (Miami), October 26 (Boston College), November 9 (Virginia), November 23 (Old Dominion) and November 30 (Duke).

About The Carolina Inn Built on the campus of UNC Chapel Hill in 1924 by John Sprunt Hill – distinguished alumnus, successful businessman and University trustee – The Carolina Inn’s original concept was “to provide for the special wants and comforts of the University alumni...and University visitors.” The historical Carolina Inn features 185 charming and well-appointed guestrooms including 7 luxury suites. The Carolina Inn and its Carolina Crossroads Restaurant were awarded AAA’s prestigious 2013 Four Diamond ratings, marking the 16th consecutive hotel honor and 11th straight restaurant recognition.  This is also the 13th straight year that Carolina Crossroads has been awarded Four-Stars by the Forbes Travel Guide (formerly Mobil Travel Guide). www.CarolinaInn.com

About Destination Hotels & Resorts Destination Hotels & Resorts is the country’s fourth largest hospitality management company with a portfolio of extraordinary resorts and hotels that span the nation, from exhilarating alpine adventures to stunning beachfronts to vibrant urban destinations. Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2013, Destination manages 40 independent, luxury and upscale hotels, resorts and golf clubs, each offering authentic, enriching experiences for the discerning traveler. The company’s award-winning collection features 113 unique restaurants, lounges and bars, 18 golf courses, 17 full-service spas and six IACC certified conference centers. Destination Hotels & Resorts properties are located in premier locales in metropolitan and resort markets including Miami, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Maui, Phoenix, Santa Fe, Aspen, Vail, Lake Tahoe, Seattle, Denver and San Diego. Headquartered in Colorado, the privately owned company is a subsidiary of Los Angeles-based investment, development and management firm Lowe Enterprises and the Lowe Hospitality Group.  For more information on Destination Hotels & Resorts, visit www.destinationhotels.com. Follow us on Twitter: @Destination. Like us on Facebook: DestinationHotels.

Michelle Voelpel, Director of Marketing and Public Relations




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