Ultimate Tailgate

This event is complimentary and open to the public for the first four (4) regular season games during the 2013-2014 season and is brought to you by the Chicago Tribune. Featuring alumni appearances, the WBBM Newsradio 780AM and 105.9FM pregame show, free giveaways, food and beverages available for purchase. The Ultimate Tailgate is where the 4th Phase can kick off game days at Soldier Field.

The tailgate will open two hours before each game and is located on the Stadium Green, located on the southeast side of the stadium, directly outside of Gate 6. The pregame show will open three (3) hours prior to kick off. The entrance will be located next to the Gate 10 ticket window.

Ultimate Tailgate flyers will be distributed on the North and South public transportation drop-offs and the first 50 fans to show the flyer to the Bears booth inside the Tailgate will receive a free t-shirt.

Activities and Displays

  • Alumni autographs (times listed below)
  • Food and beverage available for purchase
  • Giveaways, bean bag toss and subscriptions: Chicago Tribune
  • Live radio broadcast: WBBM Newsradio 780AM and 105.9FM
  • Promotional giveaways and football toss: Comcast
  • Promotional giveaways and NFL Mobile showcase: Verizon
  • Appearances by: Staley Da Bear and the Chicago Bears Drumline
  • Miller Lite – Punch Top Can demonstration and giveaways

Alumni Autograph Schedule

Sunday, September 15 - Bears vs. Vikings Jim Morrissey, Shaun Gayle
Sunday, October 6 - Bears vs. Saints Roland Harper, Otis Wilson
Thursday, October 10 - Bears vs. Giants Emery Moorehead, James "Big Cat" Williams