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Dog trying to cool off in a pile of ice at a tailgate.

Stay Cool at Tailgate

Tweet  Only a few games left in the season where the heat is nearly unbearable, but fear not, there are some options to stay cool on a budget. We’ve gathered some things we’ve used in the past or made ourselves to ease that 100 degree Texas weather. Here’s the shortlist for staying cool during Texas […]

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Referee throwing a flag at a tailgate party.

Top 5 Tailgate Mistakes: Tailgate Miscues

Tweet   You are ready to take the plunge. You’re going to host your first Texas Longhorns tailgate. You’ve been to some great ones, and you’re sure that yours will be superior. It’ll be like 2005, when the Longhorns went 13-0 and won their ninth National Championship in the Rose Bowl. It’s going to be […]

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Tailgate Tips Personalized

Tailgate Tips & Personalization

Tweet Ahh, fall – when the temps finally cool down and football tailgating is in mid-season form. This is prime tailgating party time and we’re still on the lookout for great ways to step up any tailgate. We reached out to the ladies at Two Funny Girls for some tailgate ideas to finish the year […]

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EZ Hitch Tailgate Table

EZ Hitch Trailer Table Review

Tweet    Every off-season we check out new tailgate products and tailgating equipment to see if we should be making any upgrades. And while plenty of good and bad tailgate ideas come and go, we pay particular interest to the ones that: Are easy to use Are functional Don’t break the bank. Recently we came […]

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Longhorn Cornhole Tailgate Game

Top 5 Longhorn Tailgate Supplies

Tweet   It’s about that time to round out your Longhorn Tailgating supply list for the upcoming season. So we hit up our friends at Tailgate Giant, namely, founder John Mikulec, to take the guesswork out. Check out our Top 5 Must Have Tailgate Supplies that you need to fit right in around Darrell K. […]

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Top 10 Tailgate Myths Part 2

Top 10 Tailgating Myths Part 2

Tweet In the first part of our two-part series entitled the Top 10 Tailgating Myths, we put to rest five mistaken ideas about this great American pastime that’s enjoyed by so many Texas Longhorn tailgaters. Included was the notion that putting together a great tailgate is easy. It is not. In the second part of […]

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Top 10 tailgate myths

Top 10 Tailgating Myths Part 1

Tweet   Tailgating at a Longhorn Football game or another similar event is a lot of fun. At least it should be. But for some people, those who believe in the various myths about tailgating, it can turn into something different, as they are ill prepared for the event or behave badly. In the first […]

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Beer, wine, and liquor calculator for your tailgate party planning needs.

Calculate How Much Beer & Wine For Your Tailgate Party

Tweet   No one wants to have a ton of beer and alcohol left over at the end of their tailgate party, especially if you are coming from out of town and literally have no place to put it. So, how much should you get? Generally, the average guy will drink about 6-8 beers while […]

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DIY Tailgate Games: Washer Pit

How To Make Tailgate Games: DIY Washer Pit

Tweet Tailgate games are a crucial part of any tailgate party–especially for Texas Tailgating. Most people have cornhole or ladder golf but for Longhorn Tailgating, we think washer pits are the way to go. We thought we’d share this DIY tailgate game that we build on our own. Materials were about $30 and took about […]

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How To Tailgate at Franklin BBQ

How To Tailgate: Franklin BBQ

Tweet So you’ve heard Franklin BBQ has the best BBQ in all of the land. Well, it’s hard to argue. While most of their food is great, the brisket is hands-down the best we’ve ever had. And we grew up in Texas! The real question is: is Franklin BBQ so good it’s worth waiting in […]

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