Sep 7, 2015 Let the Tailgating Begin!
With college football underway, tailgating at the games is a regular occurrence for many sports fans. Supporting your alma mater and enjoying yourself with other alumni is a pastime that many alum look forward to doing at each home football game.
However, to properly tailgate, you must have the right gear. First of all, food and drinks is a must. But in order to pull off a comfortable and fun tailgating experience, you need many other items such as tents, chairs, tables, coolers, grills, and more.
Below are several promotional tailgating items that can be personalized with your company or school logo and given or sold to sports fans. These great products will display your logo to everyone in your tailgating circle to promote your company.
Tailgating Promotional Items
This grill/cooler combo is an all-in-one tailgating buddy! It features a charcoal grill with 2 grilling racks, handle, removable feet, and an adjustable air intake as well as an insulated cooler with a top compartment for ice and drinks, an outside pocket, carrying handle, and adjustable shoulder strap.
The grill fits into the cooler when not in use for compact storage. Your logo is printed on the outside pocket of the cooler to market your business to all of the surrounding tailgaters.
These coolers are perfect for tailgating. They are made of durable 420D polyester and hold 24 canned drinks. The heat-sealed PEVA liners ensures a leak-proof experience. The cooler features a boarded bottom for added durability. They also have a front slip pocket and two side mesh pockets to store other snacks to munch on before the game. These coolers can be used for years, and not just at football games. This will be the new favorite coolers of all who receive them.
Everyone knows about the ever-popular Solo brand cups that are used for beer pong. Over the years, these cups have become the unofficial party cup. However, non-disposable party cups are a better idea so the cups can be reused and your company logo can be proudly displayed with each use. These party cups are perfect for tailgating since they hold 16 ounces of your favorite beverage. They are made of rigid, double-wall plastic and printed with your logo.
Chairs are a must when you tailgate. You want to relax while talking with friends and family before the game and these Game Day Folding Chairs are perfect for chilling out and relaxing. Your logo is printed on the back of the chairs for great exposure for your branding. The chairs fold into a matching carrying case with a shoulder strap so you can store them easily and transport them from one tailgate party to the next. They are made of durable 600D poly canvas and weigh just over 3 pounds.
Where there is tailgating, there is drinking. These compact bottle openers are made out of hard ABS plastic with an iron insert. They have a powerful magnet inside to stick to anything metal, including to your tailgate. They bottle openers can be stored on your refrigerator in between games, while not in use. These are designed to open both bottles and flip top cans. Your logo is printed on the handle.
What would tailgating be like if you didn’t have music? These durable Tune Cube Bluetooth Speakers are great during tailgate parties. Simply connect by Bluetooth to your phone or tablet and you can play your favorite tunes. The speakers are powered with a rechargeable battery and a micro USB to USB charging cable is included. The built-in carrying handle is convenient for transporting the speaker around.
While tailgating during the day, you will definitely want some shade, especially during the beginning of football season while the weather is still hot. These custom tent canopies can be printed with your company logo so you can advertise while having a great time. This particular tent is a high quality version with a durable weather-proof canopy and premium easy crank-up tent frame.
When a mini-size grill won’t work, this portable, stainless steel BBQ grill will do the trick. It has 2 different grilling surfaces that are 13 1/4″ x 8″ on each side when opened. Just fill with charcoal, light it up, and start cooking your burgers, chicken, steak, or hot dogs! These are great premium giveaways for your large school donors. They will love tailgating with this portable grill!
You know the men and boys at your tailgating party get the fever to throw around a football. That’s why no tailgate event is complete without packing a football to toss around before the game to let out your nervous energy. These full size footballs are made of synthetic leather and are printed with your logo. These are much lower cost than brand name footballs such as Wilson, so they can better fit within your budget. However, if your budget is too limited to give out full size footballs, try mini footballs.
Lastly, after all of the food been consumed and beer has run dry, you conclude your tailgate party and enter the excitement of the football stadium to watch the game. But don’t forget your stadium cushion. With football games lasting several hours, those bleacher seats can get very hard, not to mention, cold or wet.
Tailgating has become common practice on college football game days. Enjoying the time with your friends and family while smack talking about the opponent, you can have a great time, as long as you have the right tailgating gear. Since so many love tailgating and love to support their favorite team, you might as well embrace that passion and marketing your company by branding common tailgating items.