Big Orange Tailgate Tour Hits Nashville

KNOXVILLE — Vol football fans are invited to join the University of Tennessee National Alumni Association before the Tennessee-Vanderbilt football game for the final regular season stop of the Big Orange Tailgate Tour.

This week’s pre-game tailgate event is set for 8-10:30 a.m. (CT), Sat., Nov. 23, at Nashville’s Wildhorse Saloon, 120 Second Ave. North.

Activities include a tailgate-style breakfast buffet, a Rocky Top sing-off with prizes for the best rendition of the song, and appearances by UT Pride of the Southland Band, cheerleaders and football mascot Smokey.

HoundDogs will have UT merchandise available. Spirit buttons for the Vanderbilt game and door prizes also will be awarded.

All participants who pre-register for a tailgate tour stop are automatically entered into a drawing for two post-season bowl tickets. .

HoundDogs, First USA, and Knoxville’s WVLT Volunteer TV sponsor the Tennessee Alumni Association’s Big Orange Tailgate Tour.

Cost is $15 for adults and $8 for children ages 3-12 years.

For more information, please go to www.utalumni.utk.edu or call the National Alumni Association office at 865-974-3011 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Mon.-Fri.