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Tailgating More Than Just a Party (but we already knew that)

Tailgating More Than Just a Party (but w…

According to Notre Dame cultural anthropologist John Sherry, tailgating has ancient, primitive ties. Through his two year study, Sherry has determined that the ritual of tailgating encourages bonds and builds…

Tailgating More Than Just a Party (but w…
Top 12 Marching Band Traditions in the Big Ten

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big …

Contributor Grant Gannon ranks his favorite Big Ten Marching Band Traditions:

1. Script Ohio- Ohio State
Ranked No. 1 on my list, and Sports Illustrated’s top college football tradition from the August 22,…

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big …
Shopping for your Tailgate in Evanston

Shopping for your Tailgate in Evanston

Save your tailgate shopping and prep for when you arrive in Evanston! Evanston is a mecca of fantastic restaurants, fresh markets, delectable bakeries, and specialty beverage shops that will create…

Shopping for your Tailgate in Evanston
Top 12 Game Day Bars in the Big Ten

Top 12 Game Day Bars in the Big Ten

When choosing the top 12 game-day bars in the Big Ten, I didn’t look for bars with the most big screens (though many on the list have a lot), or…

Top 12 Game Day Bars in the Big Ten
Northwestern Football Team Aims to

Wildcats Aim to “Reclaim the Stripe”

The Northwestern Wildcats will be sporting new uniforms this fall-uniforms that aim to serve as a reminder of the legacy of the historic program. The stripe in the middle is…

Wildcats Aim to “Reclaim the Stripe”
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The Wildside of Tradition

  Extending homage to a college football team can be a full-time job for the real pigskin ... (more)

Marching Bands in the Big Ten

As you walk past the concession stand, you smell grease from the burgers, you hear the shouts of thousands walking past you, but what stands out most is in the sound off into the distance. It’s so faint, but it draws your attention. It makes every step towards your seat more and more exciting. As you get closer, the sound starts to get louder, the rhythms and melodies become clear and you finall... (more)

Tailgating with Wine

Wine is always a good beverage choice for t... (more)

Tailgater Monthly Tips

Tailgater Monthly magazine gives a few of their suggested tips for setting up the best tailgate with these videos: ... (more)