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Tailgating 101
  • Arrive early since prime tailgating spots go quickly. Gates open at 11:00 a.m.
(9 a.m. on Homecoming Weekend.) Parking on the field is $10 per vehicle.
  • Fire up the grill but keep safety in mind, especially if children are nearby.
  • Dress in green and gold. Body paint invites special attention – and photographers – to your tailgate party.
  • Be enthusiastic, not obnoxious. Screaming at officials will not help the team. Original containers of alcoholic beverages are not permitted. Disorderly conduct will not be tolerated.
  • Keep our campus beautiful. Deposit all litter in suitable receptacles. All fans are asked to leave the stadium area 45 minutes after each game.

Fan Zone

Fan Zone picture of many McDaniel students enjoying a football game

One-of-a-kind Tailgating

There’s no better place to be on a fall Saturday afternoon than at a home football game on the Hill. That’s why the Weather Channel named us #6 in its ranking of the nation’s best tailgating at colleges and universities.

Drive-in tailgating is a uniquely McDaniel event and brings students, parents and alumni into the stadium to park their cars on the ridge directly overlooking the gridiron — grills and air horns at the ready. Even people who aren’t into sports are into tailgating, because the socializing and the setting can’t be beat.

 
Last date to add an undergraduate class
September 3, 2014, 4:30 pm
“Le démantèlement/The Auction”
September 15, 2014, 5:00 pm
Graduate Open House at Hoover Library
September 17, 2014, 6:00 pm
AAUP Meeting at Hill Hall
September 18, 2014, 11:30 am
2014 Grandparents Conference
September 20, 2014, 8:30 am
January Term undergraduate registration
September 22, 2014, 12:00 am
Families Weekend
September 26, 2014, 12:00 am