Tailgating Essentials for the Proud Terp

Whether you’re a freshman at the University of Maryland or you graduated decades ago, you know there’s nothing like Terp pride, especially when it comes to the tailgate! And UMD’s homecoming game is coming up -- you can catch all the excitement on November 2nd this year. Wondering what to wear? We’ve got you covered! 


1. Horizontal Maryland Flag With Testudo

The Maryland flag and Testudo go together like, well, fall and football! You’ll want to wear this all autumn long, not just at the tailgate.

2. UMD Terps Turtle Shell Scarf  

Even a nippy fall breeze is no match for this Terps scarf! After all, who says you have to sacrifice function for fashion.  

3. UMD Terrapins Red Headband 

Look as sporty as can be with this UMD red headband! Even if you’re not doing anything more strenous than grabbing a snack, you won’t have to worry about sweat.   

4. UMD Black Snapback Hat

The right snapback is key for game day, and believe us, we have the right snapback! It’s really a hat for all seasons, and it’s an easy way to rock your home team.

5. UMD Bottle Opener 

Those brews won’t open themselves! Make life easier for everyone in your section of the parking lot by bringing this UMD-themed bottle opener. 

6. UMD Waving Flag Koozie

A koozie is essential for anyone who’s planning to keep a drink in their hand -- aka everyone at the tailgate. And this UMD koozie is especially perfect for the occasion. 

7. Maryland Mustache Koozie

However, if you want to shake things up a little, we mustache you this: why not try the our Maryland mustache koozie instead? 

8. UMD Stadium Red Shirt

Even if you’re not actually in the stadium, you can still feel like you’re there in the stands with all your fellow fans, thanks to this UMD stadium red shirt! 

9. Maryland Terps Crab Ladies V-Neck Shirt

Terps and crabs? What more could a UMD student or alum want? Well, a T-shirt that celebrates those things, of course! It’s the perfect choice for wearing under a jacket on game day. 

10. UMD Slip On Shoes

Yes, we can give you the perfect game day look from head to toe -- just check out these kicks! They’re perfect for getting you across the lot as you search for your friends.


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