Blockparty Partners with University of Memphis to Bring Premium Tailgating to Tiger Lane
DALLAS -- Blockparty, a fan-focused hospitality and entertainment company, announced today it will partner with Learfield's Tiger Sports Properties and Memphis Athletics. Beginning in the fall of 2018, Blockparty will be the exclusive tailgating partner for Memphis Athletics. Blockparty is excited to have the opportunity to bring Memphis fans together and create an elevated hospitality experience that is both hassle-free and entertaining.
"The Liberty Bowl is an integral part of both the University of Memphis and the city itself," said Memphis Director of Athletics Tom Bowen. "And with the help of Blockparty, and their unique and high-quality offerings, Tiger fans are going to reap the benefits of this long-anticipated partnership."
Blockparty will offer an assortment of tailgate packages and amenities to both Memphis Tiger fans and visiting teams looking for an unrivaled tailgating experience. Fans will have a multitude of tailgate options that will include services exclusive to Blockparty customers such as access to bellhops, tailgate attendants, amenity upgrades, and event-day service via Blockparty's SMS on-demand service platform FanTextTM.
"We are excited to have the opportunity to work with Blockparty to provide Memphis fans with new offerings and experiences," said Learfield's Tiger Sports Properties General Manager Todd Kucinski. "I am confident that this relationship will take Memphis tailgating to the next level".
"We are very proud to continue our Fall 2018 expansion with Tiger Sports Properties and Memphis Athletics by enhancing their game day experience," commented Blockparty CEO Adam Ward. "Tiger Lane is a staple in Memphis tailgating, and we are excited about the opportunity to add to the already thrilling atmosphere."
Blockparty will provide Tiger fans the option to reserve a premium location on Tiger Lane Lawn with the purchase of a tailgate package. Current Tiger Lane spot holders will have the opportunity to upgrade their location with Blockparty's turnkey packages and service offerings. For more information on specific package inclusions and pricing structures, visit the official Blockparty website or inquire directly via email. Tailgate packages will be available for purchase in June via www.blockpartypresents.com/Memphis and Memphis@blockpartypresents.com, or by calling (901) 612-2684.
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.