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Tips for Game Day Entertaining + a #SheSpeaksGameDay Giveaway

SheSpeaksTeam By SheSpeaksTeam 09.18.19
Tips for Game Day Entertaining  +  a #SheSpeaksGameDay Giveaway
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Whether you are hosting a few people or a big crowd this football season, we've got some entertaining ideas that are sure to have your guests cheering!  Our ideas will fit into just about any 'homegating' theme - for those who want to keep it simple or go all out. 

Read on to check out our favorite Game Day Entertaining Tips & Enter to win a Snack Stadium & $25 Visa Gift Card to put towards your next Game Day gathering! 

Game Day Menu 

Let's be honest, the food is equally as important as the game itself. Consider your guests and have a mix of snacks to grab, hot and cold appetizers, and some sweets for half-time!  Set up a station or food bar so guests can create a snack on their own. For example, make-your-own nachos or a mac and cheese bar are some popular choices.

It's also a great idea to have food in different places -- i.e. having a drink zone or placing nuts and chips on the coffee table, while hot foods are served buffet style. A DIY Snack Stadium is a memorable way to serve snacks and drinks. 

Signature Football Drink

There's nothing better than cheering on your favorite team with a refreshing drink in hand. Stock up on grab-and-go drinks that you can keep on ice, but a signature drink is always a fun way for guests to enjoy! You can have your signature drink prepared ahead of time, make them to order, or have a make-your-own station. 

Need a drink idea? Try the Touchdown Tornado! 

Creative Tabletop

Cover your table with astroturf (which you can find at home improvement stores) for an authentic football vibe. You can also use green tissue paper or a green tablecloth and tape on yard-lines. 

Team Colors 

Get creative with team colors! Coordinate foods, drinks and decor to have the colors up against each other -- i.e. orange popsicles vs. red, or let your favorite team's colors be the star of the show. Balloons, tissue paper pom-poms and paper plates/utensils are all inexpensive and fun ways to bring the color in. 

Game Day Fun

Consider game day props like clappers or small foam fingers to get your guests cheering. Have kids you need to entertain? Follow these instructions to make DIY pom-poms!

What are your game-day gathering must-haves? Share with us to win a Snack Stadium and a $25 Visa Gift Card to help shop for everything on your party checklist. 

#SheSpeaksGameDay Giveaway

*One lucky contestant will be chosen at random to receive a snack stadium and a $25 Visa gift card. Giveaway is open through October 16th, 2019 to U.S. residents at least 18 years of age. Entrants must be a member of SheSpeaks. If you are not a member, click here to join. Winner will be notified by email.

Update: Thanks to all who entered! Congrats to our winner, SheSpeaks member RissaKCMO.

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  • LABeachGal By LABeachGal

    I love the food!

  • Spttrsn43 By Spttrsn43

    Chips and dip

  • marsem11 By marsem11

    I like spending time watching with family and friends.

  • mich61 By mich61

    A good antipasto

  • keelz23 By keelz23

    I love having a dip such as enchilada dip.

  • hyburn87566 By hyburn87566

    The food!!! I love the different wings, dips and snacks. Yum!

  • CptFussybuckets By CptFussybuckets

    All I need is chips and dips!!

  • Jenny391 By Jenny391

    nachos, pizza, and unsweetened iced tea.

  • wittes02 By wittes02

    I don't need much just popcorn and sparkling water.

  • pbdkari By pbdkari

    The excitement of everyone together and the togetherness.

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