Score a touchdown by hosting a gathering for the next big game.
Cheering for your favorite team is always more fun with a crowd. Gather your favorite fans and pull out some delicious foods to bring extra enjoyment to your next game. For this week’s blog, we’ve pulled together our very favorite football party ideas—from finger foods to more filling meals—and, of course delicious drinks, your friends will become superfans in no time.
If you’re looking to host a larger gathering, peek ahead at your team’s schedule and pick a game that gives guests plenty of notice to plan. Send your choice of formal invites or a simple text/email invite, and ask everyone to come decked out in their favorite fan gear or jersey.
GAME DAY FAVORITES:
- Decorations – Turn your table into a quick football field with a green tablecloth and some white tape for yard lines. Print, cut and add some logos of your favorite teams. Add streamers in team colors. Here’s some great printables from the Spruce.
- Foods – These game day recipes from the Food Network will keep your guests coming back for more…from golden and crisp wings to bubbly spinach and artichoke dip, pair these perfect combos with some bubbly beverages. Want some extra help with boosting your food offerings? Make your event a potluck—or give us a call. We’ll drop the food while you watch the touchdowns.
- Drinks – These tailgate cocktails from Delish are simple and easy to make—but also delicious. They offer all different sorts of flavors and colors. Pick the ones that make the most sense for you. Offer a meat-filled bloody mary bar. If all else fails, grab some of your favorite craft beers and provide a variety. This will help you ensure that there’s something for everyone.
- Sweet Treats – After that sweet win, guests will want to celebrate with some sweet foods. These football-themed goodies from The Girl who Ate Everything looks absolutely delicious! Choose a few favorites & extend the celebration into overtime!
If you’d like to just sit back, relax and enjoy the game—feel free to cheer without any responsibility. We are happy to handle all of the flavorful details. Have a peek at our online BBQ menu for mouth-watering meats, appetizers, savory side dishes and more. We’d love to hear from you and would love to help…reach out at any time!