Throw a Football Party
If you love football, try something new this football season and bring the tailgate party indoors. The rustic party decorations are a snap to put together, and the menu is classic football food. This football party is all about enjoying a good game with good company.
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Enhance your existing fall decorations with a few festive football-theme items. A pennant banner shows off guests’ favorite teams, and a trophylike urn adds a vintage vibe. Download our cute “the game is on” banner to post in an easy DIY framed corkboard.
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Invitations that look like stadium seats offer the best seat on the couch. Order your own at websites like beau-coup.com and plumparty.com
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Give your football party a cozy, nostalgic feel with simple decorations. Use picnic items you already have, such as a basket, disposable containers for soup, and a plaid blanket as a tablecloth, to give the party the feel of an outdoor tailgate.
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Party Snack Station
A roll of kraft paper covers a table for a fun way to dress up the snack station. Paint yard lines and numbers or use white tape and adhesive numbers. Make simple snack sacks from white and brown lunch bags.
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Party Game Idea
Our printable stat sheet is a fun way to start some friendly competition among fans. Guests can predict the outcome of the game, and the winner walks away with the ultimate prize -- a jar of sweets.
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Party Drink Idea
Every bash needs refreshments, and for your football party, we recommend a cooler full of cold ones. Let guests take their pick of light, dark, and regular brews, and keep a cooler full of sodas and bottled water close by for guests who don't want to imbibe.
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So-Easy Tips for Pumpkin Football Cakes
Our step-by-step video will help you master these scruptious football cakes -- laces and all!
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Party Menu: Subs
For a mighty menu option, pick up some meaty heroes at your favorite sandwich shop or make them yourself a couple hours before the game. To make them look party ready, wrap the sandwiches in butcher paper and tie them with team-color cord.
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