The Essential Guide to Being the Ultimate Tailgater

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Do you think you have what it takes to be the ultimate tailgater? From portable grills and quality food to flat-screen TVs, pop-up tents and lawn games, check out our list of tailgating essentials and see if you make the cut.

26 Distinct and Delicious Tailgating Sandwiches

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We've sampled some of the best sandwiches from restaurants all over America. Now it's your turn! Try making these sandwiches for the next big game, and we promise you'll be the talk of the tailgate.

10 Unique College Football Tailgating Traditions

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We’ve searched stadium parking lots (and waterways) across the country to bring you some of the most unique tailgating scenes to put on your bucket list this fall.

Iconic Tailgating Foods in the Best College Basketball Towns

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These college towns can be great places to visit, especially during basketball season. However, it’s not just good athletics and history that bring fans back to town each and every season, it’s also the food. From Hoosier sugar cream pie in Bloomington, Indiana, to pulled pork sandwiches in Chapel Hill, N.C., take a culinary tour of college basketball’s greatest towns.

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