Join the tailgate Challenge

In 2018, the Bluefield College Alumni Association plans to team up with Walmart to bring you the sixth annual Homecoming Tailgate Challenge.

Everyone can compete. Whether you are an alumni, faculty, staff, student, or a friend of Bluefield College, you can vie for the coveted Homecoming Tailgate Champion banner. Just complete the form below prior to November 1, 2018.


Each participant must prepare three plates of food and bring to the judges table at 5:20 p.m.. Judges will begin visiting each competing tailgate at 5:00 p.m to review the atmosphere, name and school spirit. Tailgates will be judged in five categories of competition:

  1. tailgate atmosphere
  2. taste of food
  3. creativity of menu
  4. creativity of tailgate name
  5. school spirit

Winners will be announced during halftime of the Homecoming game.

Prizes include:
  • First Prize–Walmart gift card and 2018 Homecoming Tailgate Champion banner
  • Second and Third Prices - BC Gear

Tailgate Registration

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