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How to Have Fun with Tailgate Partying


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If you are an avid football fan, or sports fan for that matter, chances are you have heard of the term tailgating. This is fascinating type of event where fans and friends get together and party before their team’s big game. This is very common in NFL football, NCAA football, MLB baseball and MLS soccer. Sometimes, the entire town even shuts down to accommodate all of the fans, partying and debauchery associated with this type of party.

What makes these tailgating events so much fun? For starters, you always get to be around friends, family and people who are supporting the same team as you. Who doesn’t love spending an entire day with their friends and loved ones? Everyone around you will be rocking the team spirit and praying for your team to win. The other great thing about this is that people will show their enthusiasm in different ways. You will see a variety of face paint, team jerseys and apparel and a variety of party games with official team logos and colors. All of these will bring the group together.
Here is some more fun info about tailgate partying.

Have Fun Tailgating With Food and Booze


One of the coolest things about tailgate partying is the food. This can make or break the entire day. You will encounter a ton of people who are using portable grills, smokers, crock-pots and variety of other tools to prepare awesome food. Burgers, dogs, steaks, chicken and more can see be seen at everyone’s spot. This will leave you with plenty of options and you are guaranteed to never go into the big game hungry.

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The main dish at any event is usually grilled, is that is how tailgating got started. Avid party goers will marinate their meats overnight so they are perfect and ready to go on the big day. People who venture out every single home game to party will have the best food and party atmosphere, so flock to them if you can. If you have a portable charcoal grill or other cooking device, do not hesitate to bring. You can easily get set-up anywhere and get cooking.

Another important element is the booze. You will definitely want to bring a cooler of all of your favorite beverages. Beer is very popular as you can a bunch of cans for cheap and share them with anyone. You can also bring some Jello shots, liquor and anything else you enjoy drinking. Make sure to bring some non-alcoholic beverages as well for kids and those that don’t drink. Best thing about the booze is there are a ton of drinking games you can play at any one of these parties.


Learn How to Have Fun at Every Tailgate


If you have never been to a tailgating event, you are seriously missing out. The party games, food, booze and people all add to the fun. You will be amazed at how devoted some serious fans are, those that travel every single week to party and enjoy themselves before the big game.

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Before the next game, get your stuff together, get serious and start tailgating. You can easily learn how to get the most fun out of every single one of these events. For more information, you can view our article on how to tailgate like a pro. You can also check out some of our great NCAA cornhole games, perfect for every football parties. We also have a page dedicated to all of our licensed tailgate games.