Hosting a tailgate party? Follow these simple tips for an unforgettable and successful time with family and friends.
Plan It OutMake a plan. If you are hosting a tailgate party at a venue, know their requirements and policies BEFORE you go. Determine the menu and divvy up what to bring among the guests so you aren’t in charge of doing everything.Make a list of all the items needed.
Choose the Perfect LocationSelecting the right location is the first step to a successful tailgate party. Consider proximity to the game, parking regulations and the amount of space you need.
Pick Easy TailgateFood IdeasChoose tailgate food that’s finger food friendly, easy to prepare, and if possible, can be made ahead of time.
Make a List of What You Need From folding tables to tablecloths, the portable grill to grilling accessories, and all the other table decor items you’ll need for the big event, MAKE A LIST well ahead of time so you make sure you have it all.
Entertainment and GamesKeep the energy up with some fun and games like cornhole, toss a football and make a good playlist!
Team Spirit and DecorationsShow your team spirit with decorations, flags, and banners. Consider dressing up in team colors and jerseys to get everyone in the game-day mood.
Follow along to learn everything you need to know to host a successful tailgate party.