Big Orange Weekend :: TV Special

Rocky Top sees a sea of Tennessee orange this time of year! Hang with Knoxville Weekend as we explore tailgating, gameday style, and traditions when it’s football time in Tennessee. GO VOLS!

Fire up the grill and dust off your pom poms! Football season is back in East Tennessee and we want you to have the best tailgate experience! Here are a few of our favorite spots, recipes and people that make for a perfect Big Orange Weekend!

Big Orange Weekend :: Trolley Talkin' with Phillip Fulmer

Coach Fulmer has a 50 year long history with the University of Tennessee. First as player, then as coach and currently as athletic director. With thousands of interviews under his belt, this is the first in a trolley! Erin sits down with the man behind the big orange sports!

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Big Orange Weekend :: Vol Walk

What started as players going from dorm to field has become one of the most attended traditions in VOL history!

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Big Orange Weekend :: Day Trip

Need a break from game day? Paddleboard, hike, run, bike or grab a ride across the bridge to South Landing! We’ll explore different workouts, coffee shops and breweries that you’re sure to love!

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Big Orange Weekend :: Will It Grill?

Patrick Hoffman is grilling up Tennessee burgers, pimento cheese, sweet potato steak fries and so many more football favorites! Follow along with his recipes as he begs the question, will it grill? Find all the ingredients you need at Food City!

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Big Orange Weekend :: Cocktail

What better way to cheer on the Big Orange than with a dreamsicle-inspired cocktail! This drink has a popsicle, whipped cream and pixie stick dusting sure to please! Try this drink at your next tailgate.

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Big Orange Weekend :: Tailgate Tote

Headed to Neyland? Grab your clear bag and a few of our essentials and go (big orange)!

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Big Orange Weekend :: Tailgate Style

Football’s back in East Tennessee! We went to Alumni Hall to find the top tailgate trends for you to rock this tailgate season.

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