Belk Bowl pep rally canceled because of weather

The Belk Bowl pep rally scheduled for Monday afternoon has been canceled because of bad weather, event organizers announced on their website Sunday.

The pep rally, which would have come the day before the University of Louisville and the University of Georgia square off at Bank of America Stadium, was scheduled at BB&T ballpark for Monday afternoon.

Organizers are still expected to host a Fan Central party at the Epicentre at 7 p.m. Monday.

Fan Fest will run from noon to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday outside the stadium and will be centered on the corner of Mint and Stonewall Street.

The free event will feature a number of live musical acts, and country music star Miranda Lambert is scheduled to perform at 4 p.m.

The football game is scheduled at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday.

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