July 4th Party – Tailgating Style

July 4th Party - Tailgating StyleJuly 4th, a day full of barbeques, parades, fireworks, baseball games, hot dog eating contests, and spending time with friends and family. While there aren’t any shortages of things to do when celebrating Independence Day, you must include a few of those staples into your gathering. My favorite memories as a kid typically involved eating grilled meat, playing games, and fireworks (both shooting off and watching a show). As I’ve gotten older the scenery may have changed but the activities I enjoy are still the same. Enjoying some good barbeque, playing yard games, watching fireworks, and being around good people will be the plan for this year. In a way, these activities remind me a lot of tailgating. For all the tailgating fanatics out there, a July 4th party is a great excuse to trot out all your tailgating gear. Or, if you’re feeling the patriotic spirit, its an excuse to upgrade to some gear with a little more American pride to it. So with the 4th of July upon us, why not celebrate in style by representing your favorite sports team and showing your love for America as well. Below are some hand-picked, star-spangled awesome options to consider if you’re hosting a July 4th party this year, enjoy!

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Cornhole Boards

Give your favorite tailgating game some American flare with these Stars and Stripes Wood Design cornhole boards and let everyone know who you cheer for. Brilliant graphics and patriotic colors are sure to add some fun to any event. With a classic tailgating activity like this, no one will be able to top your spirit this 4th of July. These boards come in a variety of teams from the NFL and NCAA. 

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Talk about a conversation starter. These swimwear options are great for the fan that likes to stay cool during the hot summer months. These awesome trunks feature crisp graphics and a cool America theme, so people will see how die-hard of a fan you truly are while you’re swimming around. Check out all the offerings from the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, and NCAA.

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Tank Tops

Enjoy the beautiful summer days while supporting your team. These tank tops are great options that allow you to bask in the sun all day long. If you’re feeling extra patriotic, check out the line of Freedom Tri-Blend tank tops so you can cheer for both your country and favorite team. These tank tops are available for all major sports leagues, so you should have plenty of selections to choose from. 

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Americana Tees

These Banner State T-shirts are great. Their graphics showcase both your love for the team, as well as your patriotism everywhere you go. You’ll also enjoy the Stars & Stripes Americana Raglan 3/4-sleeve T-shirt. Its a bold way to show off your spirited allegiance. These shirts are available for all the major sports leagues, which gives you a wide variety of options.

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BBQ Accessories

A wooden grill cleaner will help take care of one of your most prized possessions. Your favorite team’s logo is emblazoned across the center of the paddle. Over time the beveled edges of the wood will form custom grooves uniquely shaped to your grill. Safe to use on all grills, this tool will become a staple of your tailgates and cookouts.

The stainless steel 3 piece BBQ set features embossed lettering, hard maple handles, and bottle openers on the ends of the tongs and spatula.

The X-Grill is great for those on the go. It features a grilling surface of 203.5 sq. in. and consists of a carrying tote, cooking grate, and a charcoal grate. This grill will surely highlight your team spirit.


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Americana Banners and Flags

Let your pride fly proudly in the air with these Americana Stars & Stripes deluxe flags. The logos and colors help show everyone who sees it that you’re representing your favorite team. The flags have vibrant color-fast dye and durable fabric that will hold up in all types of conditions. These are available for teams in the NFL, NCAA, and MLB. The Patriotic House Flag is an awesome accessory, the crisp graphics will put your fandom front and center. These are available for teams in the NCAA.

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If you’re looking for more tailgating gear options for your next event, check out our Tailgating Gear page. We provide options and ideas for fans of the NFL, NCAA, MLB, NHL, and NASCAR!


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