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Friday Night Lights Tailgate & Pep Rally
"...Friday Night Lights Tailgate & Pep Rally Blowout on June 10, 2016..."

June 11, 2016 Photo Gallery

Tailgating Teasips
Mick Vann makes a foray into the curious and often elaborate rite of University of Texas fandom known as "tailgating" and discovers some intriguing practices.
"...the mobile booze and food fiesta known as the Tailgaters Party, populated by the most devout groups of Orangebloods..."

Oct. 22, 1999 Food Feature by Mick Vann

'May the Passenger Pigeon Sing Thee to Thy Rest'
Second-Place Winner
"...leaned on the back of your car or dropped tailgate. That way folks could cruise through and see who..."

Feb. 13, 2009 Books Feature by Perry Tyson Midkiff II

ESPN Gameday Gourmet: More Than 80 All-American Tailgate Recipes
"...ESPN Gameday Gourmet: More Than 80 All-American Tailgate Recipesby Pableaux Johnson ESPN, 208 pp., $16.95 (paper)..."

Sept. 28, 2007 Food Review by Claudia Alarcón

ATX Television Fest: Friday Night Lights Reunion
It's been 10 years since the beloved football drama premiered
"...and reunion atmosphere. Though billed somewhat inaccurately as a “tailgate,” the prevailing spirit, accompanying late August-like mugginess, and a..."

June 12, 2016 Screens Post by Kahron Spearman

ATX Panel and Event Picks
Not sure what to do at ATX? Start here.
"...Friday Night Lights Tailgate and Pep Rally Blowout Friday, June 10, 5pm, Panther..."

June 10, 2016 Screens Feature by Beejoli Shah

Food-o-File: Super Bowl Edition
The Austin food game is on
"...(18059A FM 1826, Driftwood) is hosting a Super Bowl tailgate party today through Sunday afternoon. Chef David Garrido will..."

Jan. 31, 2015 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Food Events
"...brunch menu every home-game day. Complimentary party bus to tailgates. Oct. 4, Oct. 18, Nov. 8, Nov. 27. J...."

Oct. 3, 2014 Food Column

Draft Day
Baseball season arrives with Kevin Costner playing a football GM. Blasphemy!
" crisp autumn leaves, the juicy snap of a tailgate sausage, and other universally acknowledged signifiers of a simpler..."

April 11, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Tales of the Cocktail Takes Over New Orleans This Week
Texas craft bar talent attending NOLA event July 17 - 21
"...showcasing their wares and their talents at the Texas Tailgate Party. Created by the North Texas chapter of the..."

July 16, 2013 Food Post by David Alan

The 'Lot' of the Working-Class NFL Fan
Q&A with Jonny Mars, 'America's Parking Lot' docmaker
"...Tiger and Cy, leaders of the devoted Gate 6 Tailgaters, as they move from their beloved spot outside of..."

March 15, 2012 SXSW Post by Mark Fagan

Gay Place: Don't Stop, Get It Get It
We don't ever want to hear you complain that there is not enough LGBTQ up in this town
"...SUPERBOWL TAILGATE Join the boys on the patio for this super..."

Feb. 3, 2012 Column by Kate X Messer

Big Fan
In this dark new film from the screenwriter of The Wrestler, a New York Giants fan and regular caller to a sports radio talk show snatches rededication from the jaws of disillusionment.
"...only friend Sal (Corrigan), who basks in Paul’s “celebrity,” tailgate every Giants game and know no other topic of..."

Sept. 25, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Event Menu
Foodie events around town, Sept. 25-Oct. 2
"...Austin and the Metroplex, invite you to the upcoming Tailgate Road Trip and Pigskin Cookoff – each of the..."

Sept. 25, 2009 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

The Slow Dying of Johnston High
State accountability standards may close a school on the edge of survival
", after a successful barbecue fundraiser, hosted a free tailgate party for students and alumni in the parking lot..."

Nov. 30, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Our readers talk back.
"...Tailgaters Our Suicide Bombers..."

May 14, 2004 Column

Tailgaters Are America's Suicide Bombers
"...of travel where I do not have a driver tailgate me at 55 mph and up, refusing to pass..."

May 10, 2004 Postmarks

Hogg Auditorium is headed for a makeover, Judy Jensen's Blue Willow is headed to the Smithsonian, and two local artists take the road to recovery.
"...last week, and in a nasty confrontation with the tailgate of a pickup, the tailgate pretty much won. Jones..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Arts Column by Robert Faires

After a Fashion
A "northern stream" of high fashion comes to Austin… And what celebrity was sighted among the frat daddies on the Drag? Where did she go, and what did she buy?
"...shoppers may indulge in a preview at the Cosmetic Tailgate Party, 8:30-10am, and enjoy make-up applications, coffee, breakfast treats,..."

July 4, 2003 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

The Common Law
Distracted driving issues
"...ahead and not on your rearview mirror. If the tailgater is really aggressive then it's best to play it..."

Jan. 4, 2019 Column by Luke Ellis

Introducing Austin's Pre-Gaming Beers of 2018
Some suds to keep your tailgate up to date

Aug. 31, 2018 Features Feature by Eric Puga

Top 10 Austin Breweries of 2018
Power ranking the local leaders in craft beer
"...cans, which is basically a love letter to the tailgate-partiers of Austin. With that in mind, we'd like to..."

March 16, 2018 Food Feature by Eric Puga

Public Notice: Groundhog Day ... Again
CodeNEXT: Haven't we been through this before?
"...Bowl is Sat., Feb. 3, noon-3pm, with a football-themed tailgate at noon, plenty of puppies up for adoption, kids'..."

Feb. 2, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

“The Open Road: Photography and the American Road Trip” at the Blanton
Aperture Foundation’s survey is a portrait of what we find with our cameras when we travel
"...of a young woman playing the accordion from the tailgate of a truck, Justine Kurland shows us a poster..."

Jan. 5, 2018 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Public Notice: What Is the Sound of One Shoe Falling?
City releases CodeNEXT draft to mild reaction ... so far
"...this Saturday, Feb. 4, noon-3pm at 124 W. Anderson. Tailgate party features food from three local trailers plus Bow..."

Feb. 3, 2017 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Is Austin the Pilsner Capital of America?
Czech your privilege
"...of pilsner on the disc golf course or the tailgate lot. [inset-1]..."

Nov. 25, 2016 Food Feature by Eric Puga

Cop Suspended for Pepper Spraying Handcuffed Arrestee
APD patrol officer Caldwell benched for 45 days
"...Park and transferring items from his backpack onto the tailgate of his truck when a citizen noticed Caldwell possessed..."

Aug. 30, 2016 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

Who Killed Jim and Tina?
Why has the murder of two people in Kyle, Texas, eight months ago not led to a single arrest?
"...Larry Simon out front; he was leaning against the tailgate of his Ford Ranger. Chapman says Simon told him..."

Feb. 19, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

DMT Journeys with Devin James Fry
“I Touch My Face in Hyperspace Oh Yeah” to verify I’m really there
"...the buzz of a grinder perched on his truck’s tailgate as he carefully sharpens a cleaver...."

Nov. 23, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

The Luv Doc: Gold Digger
It's really hard to convince someone they shouldn't be happy when they already are
" an "artist" for about a year. At our tailgate last weekend they announced that she is moving in..."

Oct. 9, 2015 Column by The Luv Doc

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