Calling All Tailgaters

Do you like to tailgate and BBQ? Do you have a killer chili recipe? Throw a mean bean bag? UT Dallas staff and faculty are encouraged to participate in this year’s Homecoming Tailgate. We want a great turnout for this super fun and spirited event leading up to our Women’s and Men’s Homecoming Basketball games.

Date: Saturday, November 15, 2014

Time: 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (lot opens at 9:30 a.m. for set-up)

Location: Lot J expansion (west of the Activity Center)

Competitions: Chili cook-off, Corn Hole and Most Spirited Tailgate

Bring your cars, trucks, grills, BBQ fixings, coolers chairs, canopies, games (corn hole, ladder golf, football, etc.). The festivities will include a DJ, spirit swag, FREE beer, a 47” TV playing college football games and prizes for the competitions.

Registration for parking spaces and the chili cook-off will take place on orgsync. Go to for more details. Anyone bringing a vehicle is asked to arrive prior to 10:30 a.m. for safety reasons.

After the tailgate come and cheer our Comet basketball teams to victory. The women play Texas Lutheran at 1:00 p.m. in the Activity Center Main Gym and at 3:00 p.m. our men take the court against Texas Lutheran. Go Comets!


Last Modified: May 29, 2015