Indiana Soybean Alliance Looks for the Best Colts Tailgate of 2016 | Colts News Release
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 6, 2016) – The finals of the Best Colts Tailgate Contest, presented by the Indiana Soybean Alliance, will be held prior to the Indianapolis Colts game against Houston on Sunday, December 11th. This year’s finalists, Hession Freedom Farm Tailgate and Unsupervised Chaos, were selected from over 100 entries and six semi-finalists.
“Tailgating around Lucas Oil Stadium has continued to grow every year. Thanks to the Indiana Soybean Alliance’s involvement with the “Best Colts Tailgate Contest,” we can recognize these enthusiastic fans for their creativity and amazing tailgate displays they put on at every Colts home game,” said Matt Godbout, Colts Senior Vice President of Business Development.
Fans submitted tailgating resumes via Colts.com and the team’s social media outlets. Semi-finalists were invited to set-up at a selected Colts home game where they were judged on Colts pride, creativity, food quality and overall presentation. The Grand Prize winner will receive $1000 in cash, a $500 Pro Shop Gift Card, a Colts Team Autographed item, a prime tailgating spot in 2017 and have their name placed on the Colts Tailgate of the Year Trophy. The Second Place Prize winner will receive a $300 Pro Shop Gift Card.
These finalists will set up their tailgate in Touchdown Town prior to the Houston game on December 11th. Judging will begin at 9:00 a.m. and the winner will be announced shortly thereafter.