LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The University of Louisville is partying its way into the ACC. 

 On July 1, the school will celebrate it's entry to the ACC with a fan rally at Fourth Street Live!. The event will be attended by ACC Commissioner John Swofford, U of L Athletics Director Tom Jurich along with coaches, student athletes and all 15 ACC mascots. The event will also feature concert by the Louisville Crashers and food and drink specials at Fourth Street Live! establishments.

U of L spokesman Kenny Klein says the event gives fans a chance to celebrate the Cards entry one of the nations top conferences.