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Whether you’re planning a pregame celebration with a couple friends or planning to tailgate with family at home, it’s hard to match the excitement of gearing up to see your favorite team play. However you decide to celebrate this season, college football traditions call for the right tailgating essentials. From setting up your pop up tents and generators to choosing the best types of grills and coolers, The Home Depot can help you conquer gameday tailgating like a pro. 

College GameDay Tailgate Ideas

When it comes to football tailgating, we’ve got you covered. If you need a little guidance, our tailgate ideas guide can help; and if you’re making plans for private backyard tailgating this year, you can continue your college gameday traditions at home with some of our favorite tailgating games.

Prep the yard with some backyard ideas on a budget, then kick off the fun with yard games with friends and family. You can even learn how to make a cornhole board or how to make a putting green with synthetic turf to keep backyard games going all season long.

You’ll also want to make sure everyone stays cool and comfortable while doing their college football tailgating. Check out our wide selection of lawn chairs for the ultimate gameday setup and get coolers for every occasion; and be sure to make post-game cleanup a breeze with the right cleaning solutions.

At The Home Depot, you’ll be getting your gameday on in no time. Kick off the season with all your college football tailgating essentials and make gameday memories that will last forever.