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Spring has sprung and it looks like mother nature is gradually coming out of winter kicking and screaming. And with Spring upon us that means two things. Baseball tailgating and country music festival tailgating. Two of the biggest country music festivals happen out here in the Southwest. Stagecoach in California and Country Thunder in Arizona bring out the biggest crowds and some of the wildest tailgating. To honor that tailgating tradition we thought it appropriate to pay homage to the country music festival by checking in with our friends over at Tempe 12. This week’s edition of the Mid-Week Eye Candy Wrapper features Isabella Hartman who is not from Arizona but rather from the San Francisco bay area but is a country girl at heart. Links follow the eye candy.

Isabella Hartman

Isabella Hartman appears courtesy of Tempe12.com

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• What a douche! Houston Texans fan sues Reliant Stadium after tailgating accident
• Brewers fans wake up early to find perfect tailgating spot
• Ohio State fans tailgate enough to prevent beer sales in Ohio Stadium
• Buffalo Bills fans to celebrate Owner Wilson’s life with tailgate party
Fans party on Opening Day in Detroit
Tailgating Recipes for the Grill
The result of the 10 to 10 zone during Boise State football tailgating
• Thousands gather to cheer, tailgate at Aiken Trials
A Backstreet Boys 2014 Summer Tour Tailgate Drinking Game Because There’s No Such Thing as “Too Old”
• What Do You Need to Tailgate in a Sunny Climate?
• Don’t use Gabiola Field for C of I tailgating
Pre-parade parties add to the fun
• Pics of Hot Girls at SEC Tailgate Parties
Tailgating death results in charges
No-alcohol tailgate parties
• LeRoy Butler leaps on Kickstarter bandwagon with tailgating invention
• Tight Rules Keep Super Bowl 2014 Tailgaters in Check
• IFC’s Portlandia goes tailgating…for Prairie Home Companion

Weekend Wrap-Up #143: Kelly Karloff Edition

Posted by Dave On February - 2 - 2014

Today is Super Bowl Sunday. Many people consider this a great day but we as tailgaters embrace this day with a bittersweet one-armed man hug.

Although it does involve a violent land acquisition sport and copious amount of snacking, Super Bowl marks the end of tailgating as we know it. Football tailgating that is. But grieve not our fellow tailgaters. College Baseball season is just two short weeks away. The season starts on February 14th, Valentine’s Day. And what could be more romantic than taking your sweetheart to an open parking lot and sharing a romantic meal of charred animal flesh before a baseball game? If that is not your partner’s idea of a romantic Valentine’s Day, you may want to start to look for a new mate.

Speaking of a new mate, in honor of Super Bowl today, we have chosen to feature Kelly Karloff in Super Bowl gear courtesy of The Roosevelts. There are other photo galleries of her in both Seahawk and Bronco gear if you want to see more. After the Super Bowl eye candy, links follow:

Kelly Karloff

Kelly Karloff appears courtesy of The Roosevelts

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• Big Boss Beer Prototypes a Tailgating Tower
• Super Bowl tailgating restriction impacts bus company business
• ‘Portlandia’ Offers Its Guide To Tailgating In New Web Series
Seahawks fans tailgating before the big game
• Super Bowl XLVIII tailgating: You can’t start the fire, but can still serve agreat stadium spread
• Top 10 traditional tailgate foods with a twist
A brat hot tub
• Five rules to enjoy a great tailgate party, whether you go to the game or not (with recipe)
Senior Bowl tailgaters brave cold temps
The Perfect Homemade Tailgating Sausages
• Broncos fans camping out to get best tailgating spots
What to Serve at Your Next Tailgate Party
• Yale frat sued over death of woman in tailgating crash
• 49ers new stadium adding 10,000 parking spaces; Monday night games back on
• Rain does not keep Pats fans from enjoying playoff tailgating
PepsiCo CEO Talks Tailgating on CNBC
• Charlotte FOX8 News team shares tasty tailgating recipes
• Former Texas Longhorns Head Coach Mack Brown looking forward to tailgating
Holy Grail Of Grove Tailgating Rises Again
Greatest tailgate ever? Philadelphia Eagles fans soak in working hot tub before playoff game

Weekend Wrap-Up #142: Barbara Palvin Edition

Posted by Dave On December - 15 - 2013

According to the Christmas Clock, you only have nine days, give or take whatever time zone you are in, before Christmas. If the bell ringers and the holiday decorations weren’t a constant reminder, maybe this photo of Victoria’s Secret model Barbara Palvin will remind you. Barbara Palvin is Hungarian fashion model and actress and this shot was taken at the 2012 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. If you are behind on your holiday shopping, have no fear. In case you missed it, we published our 4th annual Holiday Gift Guide for Tailgaters – 2013 Edition on Wednesday. If you already got the big gifts out of the way, stay tuned because we will be putting out our Stocking Stuffer Guide tomorrow morning. Links follow the eye candy.

Barbara Palvin

Barbara Palvin courtesy of Victoria’s Secret

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Plight of the tailgaters: Super Bowl no-grill policy is no frills for fans
• Longtime Carolina Panthers tailgater to retire
• Indiana U. plans paving large lot near football stadium
• Getting ready for Christmas like tailgating before a big game
• Grizzlies helped Fairview Heights father-son duo master tailgating
A Greek-Style Tailgating Tradition At USC
• 2nd Annual Tailgating with TailGate Beer Competition
• Fresno State football: Extreme Red Wavers take pregame to new level
• Tailgating Outside Minneapolis MetroDome No Longer a Tradition After This Season
• The end of a tailgating era – The WhoDeyFans Bus
• ASU vs. UofA: Rivalries run high at tailgate parties
Hanukkah Tailgating at FedEx Field
• Best Craft Beers for Your Tailgate Party
• From a Texas A&M fans perspective, the LSU tailgating scene was tamer than anticipated
• Stripper Bus Returns To Lions Tailgating Scene [VIDEO]
Auburn, Alabama fans have turkey at the tailgate
Tailgaters will be able to flush in style at AT&T Stadium
• Riding Along with Mounted Patrol Through USC Gamecocks Tailgate
Put your tailgating style in overdrive
Taking tailgating beyond BBQ and beer
Black Friday is tailgating, concrete camping
• Snapshots: Tailgating before the USC v Coastal Carolina game
• NDSU tailgating group survives propane explosion
Grey Cup tailgating parties

Mid-Week Eye Candy Wrapper #131 – Ashley Flores Edition

Posted by Dave On November - 20 - 2013

It’s been a while since we checked in with our friends over at Tempe 12. This week’s edition of the Mid-Week Eye Candy Wrapper features Ashley Flores who is not from Arizona but rather from Maryland. With the temperatures getting colder in other places around the country, hopefully this gal will bring a little heat to wherever you are. Links follow the eye candy.

Ashley Flores

Ashley Fores appears courtesy of Tempe12.com

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• Remember the “Booty Lounge”? Detroit’s mobile strip club that parks outside of tailgating areas on Sunday? Organizers of The Booty Lounge claim it will return for Lions games
The NFL’s Dumbest Tailgating Rules
• With Duke’s recent success, it is plausible that football killed tailgate
• Underage tailgaters must think before drinking alcohol
• At Wichita State Students starting Marshallville tailgating tradition
• Tailgaters utilize renewable energy system
• Auburn fans mark their tailgating territory
• Troublemaker Bus F1 Tailgate Party?! Yes, Please.
• Michigan State officials say destruction from tailgating at Michigan game‘worst ever’
• Photo Gallery: USD vs. SDSU Tailgating
• The Grove at Ole Miss: College Football’s Top Tailgating Spot
Friendly rivals tailgate together
• Mississippi State adopts commercial tailgating policies for 2014
Tailgating changes to separate Tigers, Little Giants
• Tailgating is all about fun, tradition, and the fans agree on the food
• Make food safety your tailgate goal
• ‘Big G’ Brings Food, Fun and Heritage to Packers Tailgating
• Tailgating treats: Winners and losers
• Tennessee and Auburn fans start tailgating bright and early
• Even with Penn State loss, tailgate was a winner for some
Waist Watchers and tailgating
12th Man Club Introduces Tailgating to M-A
• Mariah Carey to Play Tailgating Football Fan on ‘American Dad’
Top 10 Tailgating Mascots
• Alex Rodriguez Just Killing The Tailgating Scene At Florida State
• Scenes from tailgates: Michigan fans behind enemy lines in East Lansing
Tailgating? Don’t skimp on the shrimp!
• Florida-Georgia tailgate that lives up to the cocktail party hype
• Never has college football tailgating been so elitist
• Sailgating: Tennessee’s Epic Tradition Takes Tailgating to the Water
• Tips for Throwing a Sustainable Tailgate Party [Infographic]
• Tailgating’s negative impact on Monon attendance
• This tailgate happens to come with a UCLA football game attached

Mid-Week Eye Candy Wrapper #130 – Kayla Fitzgerald Edition

Posted by Dave On October - 30 - 2013

Congratulations to the Boston Red Sox. 2013 World Series Champions. To honor the official close of the 2013 Major League Baseball season we thought it would be an appropriate homage to the BoSox by featuring swimsuit model Kayla Fitzgerald. Congratulations again to Boston and the links follow the eye candy…

Kayla Fitzgerald

Kayla Fitzgerald courtesy of Athlon Sports

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• Tailgating 101: A Guide to America’s Best Parking Lot Parties
• 99 Days: Super Bowl tailgating? Um …
Packing for a tailgate: what to make, how to pack, and what to bring
• Poll: What’s the Best Country Tailgating Song?
• Tailgating venue stacked up for Florida-Georgia game: Admission, $250
Tailgating myths debunked
• 10 ways to lose your C-U virginity, part 7: Tailgating as a contact sport
• A Taste of Tequila and Tailgating
• Don’t let food poisoning creep into your tailgate party
• Chiefs ‘Fan Van’ community creates the ultimate tailgating experience
• Tailgate Parties Far Beyond Burgers and Dogs
• Tailgating can be a lot of work but it is worth it.
• Florida-Georgia tailgating begins as RV City sideline campers increasing by the day
• Catholics bring the spirit to Packers tailgate scene
• Economy Not Slowing Booming, Expansive Tailgating Industry
People Who Tailgate Way Too Hard
• How the other half party: Inside New Jersey’s alcohol-soaked hedonistic horse racing event where white elites come to tailgate in style
Winning at Tailgating
• Canadian fans experience Packers football for first time
• Detroit Lions NSFW Tailgating With The Tubgaters
• Alabama fans tailgating in Tuscaloosa enjoy perfect weather and roasted pigs on the Quad
• Michigan State closes Munn Field to parking due to weather
• Tailgating 2013: One Upsmanship
Tailgating with a Toddler
• Toddler Appears To Drink Can Of Bud Light At Tailgate Party
• Tailgating at Talladega: Pitch the tent, unload the smoker
• Tailgating 101: A guide to America’s Best Parking-Lot Parties
Tailgating tradition continues at UNI
• North Dakota State Bison Tailgating: An Experience Unlike Any Other
• Here’s Mitt Romney tailgating at Ole Miss
• Photos: Tailgaters outside Beaver Stadium before Penn State’s 43-40 win over Michigan
• WMU parking lots packed for homecoming tailgate




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