Bates Tailgating Policy
All tailgating participants are asked to abide by the following rules
- Tailgating is permitted at home football games only.
Tailgating is allowed only in the designated fenced-off area.
All alcohol must remain in the fenced in area.
Consistent with general college policy, neither kegs nor hard alcohol are allowed in the tailgating area.
Tailgating may start no earlier than three hours before game time and must conclude two hours after the end of the game.
Security will patrol the tailgating area to check for violations of this policy.
- Any tailgater in possession of alcohol may be required to provide valid identification to Security when so requested.
All tailgaters must be 21 years of age or over to consume alcohol.
Notes: Taylor Made Security will monitor both access areas of the fenced-in area. The number of officers will be determined game to game by Security in consultation with Athletics.