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Go Tailgater’s Guide to College Football Bowl Game Tailgating

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Although some College Bowl Games have already been played, some of the best bowl games are still to come. If you’re like a lot of people, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day is a two day spread of football, football and football. Still not sure who plays and when they play? ESPN has a great schedule to print and hang up on your refrigerator at home so you don’t miss a single hike. CLICK HERE to view the schedule. 

Tailgating at one of the big College Bowl Games? We hope you’re prepared! If you lack any must-have tools for you tailgating head over to and check out our Camping & Outdoor Accessories page where you can purchase some of the coolest tailgating accessories out there!

  1. Vulcan-College: The ultimate all-in-one, insulated tailgating gas grill with removable water-resistant cooler, three BBQ tools, and drawstring bag for grill. Carries BBQ and fully-stocked cooler at the same time! Customize this tailgating must-have with your favorite college team logo! 22-capacity cooler.
  2. Reflex Travel Couch-College: Bring your living room experience to the outdoors with this portable reclining couch for two. Perfect for tailgating! You can customize the couch with your favorite college team logo. This couch features four adjustable backrest positions, integrated armrests, phone pockets on each side, drink can pockets on each armrest. Couch folds in half and features an adjustable padded shoulder strap for comfort and easy transportation.
  3. Picnic Table-College: Bring comfort to your next tailgating party with this portable folding picnic table. And customize your table with your favorite college team logo! Comfortably seats four (maximum weight capacity of 250 lbs. per seat).
  4. Roadside Emergency Kit-College: This roadside emergency triangular kit is a must have for your next tailgating road trip. The kit’s exterior doubles as a reflective warning sign and contains tools and essentials for emergency roadside repair.
  5. BBQ Apron Tote Pro-College: This full sized BBQ apron tote is a must have for cooking up a storm at the big game! And the best part is that you can customize it with your favorite college sports team logo! When you aren’t using it as an apron, it easily folds into a BBQ tote with a shoulder strap. Equipped with a three-piece BBQ tool set, BBQ mitt and a chef’s hat.
  6. Metro BBQ Tote-College: Show off your favorite college team while you grill up some delicious food with this three-piece BBQ tool set. It zips into an easy-to-carry tote with silicone handles and a carrying strap which makes it easy to bring along for the next big game!
  7. Fusion Chair-College: If you’re looking for an all-in-one folding chair, this chair is it. With the padded backpack straps, you can easily take it with for your next tailgating event! Features extra-comfort ribbed padding in 19.5” wide seat and backrest for ultimate comfort, fabric loops to secure an umbrella or sports banner, fold-out table with cup holder and expandable shelves, cell phone pocket, and detachable 24-can capacity cooler bag with water-resistant liner and multiple utility pockets.
  8. X-Grill College: This is a great compact, portable charcoal BBQ grill to take on your next tailgating adventure. Features a removable cooking grate and a polyester carrying tote with shoulder strap for convenience. Electro-plated finish.
  9. College Flag: Pay tribute to your favorite college team with this durable, colorful flag! Features a large logo from your college of choice on a team-related colored background.
  10. Adventure Wagon-College: Carry all of your tailgating essentials with one easy to use utility wagon. This unit is portable with all-terrain wheels and a telescopic handle. Folds completely and includes fitted cover with carry handle.


We can’t forget about Game Day grub too! Tailgating isn’t tailgating without food, and neither is a Bowl Party! Here are some of our favorites that you can find on our Pinterest Board or by clicking the names below! There is something for everyone!

  1. Pretzel Dog Bites with Beer Cheese Dip
  2. Hot Pepperoni Pizza Dip
  3. Tailgate Punch
  4. Cookies & Cream Dip
  5. Football Stadium Snack
  6. Arkansas Cupcake: The Truly Amazing Maple-Bacon
  7. Popcorn Party Mix
  8. Football Whoopie Pies

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