Whether it’s uncomfortably warm or freezing cold outside, nothing readies your body for hours of cheering on your favorite NFL team quite like a tailgate. With National Tailgating Day (September 7) coinciding with Week 1 in the NFL, you might be wondering where to get your hands on tailgating essentials adorned with your team’s logo. Read on for our picks on must-haves for your next party. While we’re only highlighting certain teams, these items are available for all 32 franchises.
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Cowboys 2' x 8' Tailgate Table
Map out what you think Jason Garrett’s offensive strategy will be with this all-purpose table designed to mimic a football field. Given its large structure, it’s perfect to serve your spread of chips, burgers and wings — or beer pong.
Shop it: $200
Carry everything from food to grilling utensils in this utility wagon. With a maximum weight of 110 pounds, you can haul everything at once and make your pay to another pre-game.
Shop it: $289
Patriots Wood Bottle Opener
Fine to play at the stadium or the comfort of your own home, this bottle opener not only catches the caps from your favorite brew, but also doubles as a fun game to strike up friendly competition while waiting for kickoff.
Shop it: $40
Saints WinCraft Party Snack Helmet
The days of ordinary serving trays are long gone thanks to this party snack helmet. Show everyone whose side you’re on while simultaneously keeping their bellies full thanks to three separate compartments.
Shop it: $65
Seahawks String Lights
Illuminate your spirit with these statement lights bearing your team’s logo. Whether you string them along the perimeter of your fan cave or during primetime tailgate functions, you’ll have all your guests wondering where you snagged such a unique item.
Shop it: $30
Pass the time away until the big game by playing another beloved tailgate activity. Beautifully decorated with the logo of your favorite side, eight bean bags are also included in this set. Should you want your team’s logo imprinted on those too, then you can find those here.
Shop it: $250
Steelers Large Tailgate Kit
Whether rain or shine, you’re going to be outside for the fun thanks to this tailgate kit complete with an all-weather steel-framed tent. The set also includes four logo chairs, one tailgate table and one canopy.
Shop it: $196 (was $280)
Man the girl in style with this apron embroidered with your team’s logo in the front. It also comes with a retractable, detachable bottle opener and water-resistant drink pockets.
Shop it: $40
Panthers Foamhead Hat
Your team pride will be unmatched in this foamhead hat that resembles the Panthers logo.
Shop it: $28
The NFL is celebrating their 100th season and the Chiefs are commemorating their 60th year in the league with these retro can coolers. At such a low price, you can snag one for each party guest.
Shop it: $6
If fan coolers aren’t your style, maybe this fan mug is better. It holds up to 13.5 ounces of liquid and keeps drinks both hot and cold.
Shop it: $11