COLLEGE STATION-Texas A&M University is pleased to
announce a new football game day program that will expand and enhance the
tailgating opportunities on the Aggieland campus. Tailgate Guys will offer a
full range of turnkey tailgating services to guests and will be located at the
Simpson Drill Field, just north of Kyle Field, as well as part of Duncan Drill
Field across the street from the President's house.
Founded in 2009 at Auburn University, Tailgate Guys has been
providing clients with a first-class, turnkey tailgate experience for four
years. The organization has recently partnered with the Chick-fil-A Bowl to
become the official tailgate service provider for both the Chick-fil-A Kickoff
and Bowl games in Atlanta. Tailgate Guys will also serve as the official event
management group for Texas A&M Athletics by managing all large, corporate
"Tailgating has grown so much over the past few years and
Texas A&M is pleased to announce our partnership with Tailgate Guys," Neil
Peltier, Texas A&M's tailgating coordinator, said. "The location on Simpson
Drill Field is fantastic and the ability to just come and enjoy the festive
atmosphere without having to set things up or tear it down, is a great service
for our fans."
"We are excited to be a part of the Aggie tailgate community
with this new program," said Parker Duffey, President, Tailgate Guys. "Texas
A&M fans and their game day experience is our top priority. This program
provides hassle free tailgating, which has proven to be very popular based on
the performance of our existing partnerships with peer SEC institutions."
All tailgating equipment, which can include tents, tables,
chairs and even full media packages, will be set up in advance. Guests will
also have the option to reserve coolers filled with ice, paper products and
utensils, as well as several choices for full-service catering.
Reservations are expected to fill quickly as Tailgate Guys
has been fully booked with stand-by lists for several years at Auburn. Tailgate
packages go on sale to the public on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012. Additional
information can be found by visiting www.tailgateguys.com
or by calling 979-775-1700.