Beginning this fall, Tailgate Guys will manage football gameday hospitality and premium tailgating at Purdue University, a member of the Big Ten Conference. This partnership will bring a turnkey tailgating experience along with additional hospitality offerings to the Boilermaker faithful.

Offerings will include all levels of premium tailgate and hospitality service. Purdue Athletics, teaming up with Learfield’s Purdue Sports Properties, and fans can expect the high level of tailored service from Tailgate Guys that has allowed them to build their industry-leading reputation.

“We have always said it’s all about the people at Tailgate Guys,” said Parker Duffey, president and CEO of Tailgate Guys. “We’re all about our team, our guests and the relationships we have with our partners. The leadership team at Purdue has shown a genuine commitment to our partnership, which fires me up about what we will all accomplish this fall with the Boilermaker family.”

“In our ongoing efforts to provide the ultimate game day experience for our fans, we are excited to partner with Tailgate Guys,” Purdue deputy athletics director Jason Butikofer said. “The wide range of turnkey tailgate packages offered, coupled with superior customer service, will be an attractive option for those fans looking to enhance their visit to Ross-Ade Stadium.”

Purdue tailgate packages will be available for sale this spring. Boilermaker fans can reserve packages online at or by calling  (765) 429-9145.

Founded in 2009, Tailgate Guys is known for offering superior tailgating service to guests across the nation by working with athletic entities across the country. Tailgate Guys has set the standard for the tailgate service industry and continues to expand their offerings and their geographic footprint. With the ability to host over one million tailgate guests a year, Tailgate Guys is committed to providing outstanding attention to detail to all partners and guests. For more information on Tailgate Guys visit