Location: 227 Southside Dr. Charlotte, NC 28217
Located in the Lower Southend neighborhood, Protagonist is the Carolina Browns Backers home for Cleveland Browns watch parties for the 2022 season. Here’s what you need to know:
- Indoor and outdoor space will be available with TVs and game audio throughout the entire venue.
- Inside there are two floors of seating with TVs, a projection screen (upstairs), multiple bars serving local craft beer, liquor, wine, pizza and other eats.
- Outside features a large covered patio with picnic tables, a projection screen, TVs and cornhole boards.
- Protagonist and the Lower Southend neighborhood are extremely family and dog-friendly.
- Nearby locations include Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, Queen Park Social, Brewers at 4001 Yancey and Sugar Creek Brewing Co.
- Parking is available throughout the neighborhood. If you park in the paid lot next door, Protagonist will validate your parking for free.
- T-shirts, giveaways, DJ and music will be happening during watch parties.
- Protagonist owners Mike and Ryan are Ohio natives from Cincinnati.
Protagonist is also the home of the Charlotte Buckeyes and their Ohio State football watch parties.
Browns vs. Panthers, Week 1
The Browns travel to Carolina for the season opener against the Panthers on Sunday, September 11. We’ll be hosting a Saturday night pregame party, as well as a Sunday morning tailgate party. Stay tuned for more details as we get closer to the season. We look forward to hosting everyone in Charlotte this Fall!
The Carolina Browns Backers are an official chapter of Browns Backers Worldwide. Founded in 2009, we’ve hosted watch parties for all Cleveland Browns games in Charlotte, NC. Funds raised each year contribute to making us the best place to watch Browns games and are also donated to local non-profits such as the Humane Society, Second Harvest Food Bank and Changing Hearts Farm.