How to Tailgate Like a Local in Fort Worth
Home of the TCU Horned Frogs, Fort Worth bleeds purple. And whether you’re a longtime local, newcomer, or visitor to the Fort, we’ve rounded up everything you need to tailgate like a local – from what to wear to what to bring – no football knowledge necessary!
Heading out of town for a game? Don’t forget to check out The Ultimate Guide to Tailgating in Scouted Cities!
Whether you’re a die-hard TCU fan or just dress the part, we’ve scouted our favorite game day-approved styles from our favorite local boutiques for the upcoming season. From sequined shirts to needlepoint flasks – and every purple style for littles in between – here are our favorite local finds!
Stanley Eisenman Shoes will be releasing a luxe sneaker in TCU purple suede for men and women. Find a sneak peak here and mark your calendars for a September 15th release date! When you stop in, make sure to pick up one of their adorable bracelets in collaboration with Little Words Projects! Follow for more details…
A game day must is this wings recipe by My Sweet Roots. It has a sweet teriyaki glaze that is to die for! Here’s how to replicate her fan-favorite recipe!
Teriyaki Wing Sauce: Add soy sauce, honey, fresh ginger zest, mirin and Worcestershire, a drop of sesame oil to a sauce pan. Simmer down to a thick sauce and then garnish with green onions and sesame seeds.
You can use fresh store bought chicken wings, toss in potato starch seasoned w salt and pepper. Bake on a rack in oven at 425 until crispy. Coat in teriyaki sauce and serve!
P.S. The Letter has all our favorite tailgating essentials, whether we’re hosting stadium-side or at home. For more elevated experiences, we’re opting for this purple-hued stemware. Have something casual planned? Opt for their TCU-themed cocktail napkins! Preview the selection…
Worth Noting Designs has the must-have for tailgating, TCU styrofoam and stadium cups! Hosting a special tailgate? Tap the Worth Noting Ladies for customized event branding! Learn more…
Pure Barre is celebrating football season with “Go Purple Friday,” which will 10% off retail items.
Keep checking back! We’ll be updating our Scouted Happenings section as we learn of more local events and opportunities!
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