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    Tailgating with Virginia is for LoversĀ®

    by Casey | Posted on August 5th, 2010

    Okay, okay, it’s a little early, but I just can’t stand the wait any longer! It’s almost FOOTBALL season!!

    Liberty University - Williams Stadium

    If you’re ready for SaturdayĀ pigskin match-upsĀ like I am, I’ve got theĀ scoop on great college football in Virginia to share with you, not to mention some Virginia is for LoversĀ® items to spruce up your tailgating.

    FromĀ the Virginia Tech Hokies and the UVA Cavaliers, two of the ACC’s powerhouses,Ā to the Liberty Flames, the Big South Conference champions three years’ running, there’s plenty of great football action to witness in Virginia this fall.

    Tune in to see if the Hampden-Sydney Tigers can seal the deal with another perfect season, andĀ if a slew of new coaches willĀ bring the heat toĀ teams like the Richmond Spiders, UVA, and the Washington and Lee Generals.Ā 

    Need more football? See additional schedules here. Now on to the tailgatin’!Ā 

    Virginia is for LoversĀ®Ā SweetensĀ Tailgating Parties

    Ā “Keep it cool.”
    ECO Koozie * $3
    FoamĀ Can Cooler * $3.50
    28 oz. Water Bottle * 4.50
    Bottle Koozie * $5.90
    Cooler Tote * $17.90

    “Who brought the snacks?”
    Individual 2 oz. bags of salted Virginia peanuts * 1.20

    “I don’t have enough hands. Anybody got a bag?”
    Large Eco Tote * $4.50
    Large Canvas Boat Tote * $15.90

    “Don’t forgetĀ our chairs.”
    Red Captain’s Chair * $31.90

    Ā “Ah, man! Barbecue sauce on my favorite jersey!”
    Black Apron * $14.90Ā Ā 

    “Rain never stopped us before.”
    Red 42″ Umbrella * $11.90
    Red & White 42″ Umbrella * $11.90Ā 

    “A little wineĀ brings good cheer.” (Ha ha! Get it?!)
    Corkscrew Wine Opener * $5
    Wine & Cheese Picnic Set * $8
    Set of 2 Wine Glasses * $15Ā 

    Looking for more great Virginia is for LoversĀ® gear? Try The VA Store, where you’ll find apparel, gifts, hats, and more, all by our official licensed distributor.Ā 

    To plan your next Virginia vacation, visit or call 1-800-Visit-VA to request a free Travel Guide.

    Please enjoyĀ pre-game activities in a responsible manner.

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