If there’s one thing that’s true about Washington Redskins fans, is that we are known for having the best tailgate parties this side of the Potomac River. For the ultimate tailgate experience, check out these baddest Redskins tailgate mobiles in Washington.
Crystal City Sports Pub
529 23rd St. S.
Arlington, VA 22202
Price: $50 tailgate package/$180 to $250 ticket package, tailgate package included
With its countless high-definition televisions and state-of-the-art surround sound, Crystal City Sports Pub is the place to be to catch all of the latest Redskins action. It should be no surprise that it is also the place to be to tailgate with diehard Redskins fans. The pub offers an affordable tailgate package, which includes a pre-game buffet and roundtrip bus service to and from the stadium. Crystal City Sports Pub also offers ticket packages to select home games. Prices may vary depending on who’s playing and seat locations. Fans are encouraged to arrive at Crystal City Sports Pub at least one hour prior to the departure time.
Washington Redskins Premium Club
1600 FedEx Way
Landover, MD 20785
Price: $3,499 to $5,850 per seat
For the ultimate Redskins tailgate and fan experience, sign up for the Premium Club, courtesy of the Washington Redskins and FedEx Field. Each ticket package provides access to pre- and post-game activities including the baddest tailgate party in town, draft-day parties, training camp, cheerleader tryouts, concerts and exclusive networking events with players and Redskins team staff members. Enjoy VIP services like members-only entrances, elevators and escalators and premium parking spots as well as a complimentary device that provides up-to-the-minute stats on all things Redskins.
The AAA Ultimate Fan Zone, formerly the Tailgate Club, offers fans tasty treats and delicious drinks three hours prior to kickoff. Enjoy a delicious barbecue buffet courtesy of Famous Dave’s, flat-screen televisions, live entertainment including cheerleader performances, raffle contests and other premium perks. The AAA Ultimate Fan Zone also offers complimentary snacks and drinks and hosts a huge party for fans at the end of the game. Additional perks include pre-game field passes and team-chartered transportation to one away game, luxury accommodations, an exclusive dinner with the Redskins most memorable members plus a pre-game brunch.
343 Gold St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Price: $50 per ticket
With the price of gas, toll roads and parking continually on the rise, simply traveling to a Redskins game is expensive enough to scare tailgaters away. For fans on a budget, Bowl Bus strives to get Redskins fans to the game in a fun, safe and environmentally friendly manner without breaking the bank. Each ticket provides roundtrip transportation to and from the stadium courtesy of a private and luxurious charter bus. The luxury charter buses feature comfortable seating, power outlets, televisions, DVD players, WiFi and restrooms. Food and drinks are permitted on the bus however no glass containers are allowed. Fans are also allowed to bring two small items, like bags and coolers, onto the bus while larger items, like charcoal grills, are placed in the storage compartment. The Bowl Bus picks up Redskins fans from a pre-determined, centrally located spot, like a commuter lot or shopping center. Fans are encouraged to arrive at the designated pick-up spot at least 15 minutes prior to the departure time.
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Susan Diranian is a freelance writer living in Ashburn, VA. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.