GOPHER ATHLETICS PARTNERS WITH BLOCKPARTY TO DELIVER PREMIUM TAILGATING OPTIONS

GOPHER ATHLETICS PARTNERS WITH BLOCKPARTY TO DELIVER PREMIUM TAILGATING OPTIONS

DALLAS, Texas Blockparty, a fan-focused hospitality and entertainment company, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Gopher Athletics and Learfield’s Gopher Sports Properties. Fans of the Golden Gophers will now have access to custom, turnkey tailgating options on game day for groups of all sizes.

“Blockparty can help us take the game day experience at TCF Bank Stadium to the next level,” said Athletics Director Mark Coyle. “Our fans have told us how much they value the opportunity to tailgate around our home football games and this new partnership allows us to be on the forefront when it comes to full-service tailgating options.”

Blockparty will offer customizable tailgating options in areas around TCF Bank Stadium. Options include bellhop service, tailgate attendants, catering options, tailgate games and event-day service via Blockparty’s SMS on-demand service platform FanTextTM. From premium lounge furniture to media packages with HD satellite service and an integrated sound bar, Blockparty offers fans the ultimate hassle-free tailgating experience.

“Golden Gopher Football has a proud history, and we are honored to become a part of its future,” said Blockparty CEO Adam Ward. “Our premium services and amenities will enhance the already vibrant tailgating atmosphere on campus and allow fans to concentrate on having fun with family and friends.”

Blockparty tailgate packages will be available for purchase immediately via the website (http://www.blockpartypresents.com/Minnesota), by email at Minnesota@blockpartypresents.com, or by phone at (612) 324-4966.

About Blockparty

Blockparty is a full-service fan experience firm providing the highest level of management expertise in sports and entertainment hospitality. By combining fully integrated partnership services with turnkey hospitality solutions and 5-star customer service, the Blockparty team creates the ultimate fan experience. Blockparty is an official partner of multiple college football programs, several professional teams, and the world’s largest music promoter, Live Nation Entertainment.