July 25, 2018

Ohio State University Partners with IMG’s Tailgate Club to Enhance Gameday Experience


 COLUMBUS, OHIO, (July 25)– Ohio State University announced today it has partnered with IMG’s Tailgate Club, a customizable premier tailgate and hospitality experience for partners and fans of the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Operated in partnership with IMG’s experiential marketing agency, IMG Live, Buckeye Park by Tailgate Club will debut during the 2018 football season in Coffey Road Park, just steps from Ohio Stadium with guaranteed parking in the nearby Kottman Hall lot.

“Buckeye Park by Tailgate Club provides a turnkey experience that will allow Buckeye fans to make the most of their visit to campus,” Gene Smith, Ohio State Senior Vice President and Wolfe Foundation Endowed Athletics Director, said. “We see this as a great solution for groups of any size looking to streamline and enhance the process of tailgating at Ohio Stadium.

Buckeye Park by Tailgate Club allows fans and corporate partners to reserve a premium location on gameday without waking up before dawn with packages that include customizable tent, seating, catering and entertainment options. A gameday concierge service also is included to handle requests as well as setup and takedown of the reserved space.

IMG also operates Tailgate Club at the University of Georgia, University of Washington and West Virginia University.

IMG is the exclusive multimedia rights holder for Ohio State Athletics. For more on the Ohio State Tailgate Club or to reserve a space, please visit OhioStateBuckeyes.com/TailgateClub.