The Sports Illustrated (SI) On Campus Tailgate Tour, presented by Go RVing, kicks off this weekend with a stop at the Syracuse – Penn State football game tomorrow (Saturday, August 31), at MetLife Stadium outside of New York.
Featuring a Winnebago Adventurer type A motorhome and a Keystone RV travel trailer as the centerpieces, the tour is a high-impact, on-site consumer event that will showcase RVs as ideal tailgate vehicles and provide fans the opportunity to tour the units, according to a Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) news release.
There will also be tailgate cooking competitions, fan games, and giveaways, and autograph and photo opportunities with Sports Illustrated personalities and college football alumni.
Videos will be shot at each stop and aired on SI.com website properties.
Following the Syracuse – Penn State game, the SI On Campus Tailgate Tour presented by Go RVing will stop at the following college football games:
- Indiana State – Purdue game in West Lafayette, Indiana, on September 7
- Colorado – Oregon State game in Corvallis, Oregon, on September 28
- TCU – Oklahoma game in Norman, Oklahoma, on October 5
- Florida – LSU game in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on October 12
- Auburn – Texas A&M game in College Station, Texas, on October 19
An online sweepstakes is also part of the tour with the grand prize winner awarded a 2014 Keystone travel trailer featuring an outdoor kitchen that is perfect for tailgating and camping. The sweepstakes runs through November 29.
Sports Illustrated Tailgate Tour
They’ll embark on a cross-country road trip, visiting six stadiums and catching marquee matchups.
The road goes on forever the party never ends…
—Joe Ely, musician