The 2021 CIAA Football Championship will be held at Salem Stadium in Virginia's Blue Ridge!
Hosted by the City of Salem in partnership with the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, we invite you to experience the excitement of championship football in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Virginia's Blue Ridge is thrilled to have the CIAA Championship returning to the region to play its championship game at Salem Stadium.
The City of Salem has earned a reputation of being "Virginia's Championship City" and has hosted more than 85 NCAA Championships over the past 25 years.
Between the fantastic hospitality and setting of Salem in Virginia's Blue Ridge, the high-level quality of play on the field, the tremendous entertainment provided by the marching bands, and the passion of CIAA teams and fans, this will be a wonderful event for the entire family to enjoy.
Family-friendly activities during the football finale include – a free Fan Zone featuring sponsor activations and interactive events such as the simulated racing tournament, powered by Metro Esports and Logitech, with prizing and giveaways.
The always crowd favorite marching bands and cheerleading squads will also be a part of this year’s championship experience.
Parking is free and fans are encouraged to begin their tailgating festivities at 9:00 a.m. with gates opening at noon.
Ticket Prices & Information
Advance general admission tickets to the Football Championship are $15 while advance reserved tickets are $25. Both are available now at Ticketmaster.com.
Special rates for students with school IDs will be available the day of the event for $10. Admission for children ages 7 and under is free.
Tickets are also available at the Salem Civic Center Box Office (Monday - Friday: 8 am - 5 pm).