TN Alumni Association planning another Big Orange Tailgate Tour

Join the Tennessee Vols this weekend in Birmingham for the First/Second Rounds of the NCAA Tournament. The UTAA will host Big Orange Tailgate Tours for all alumni, friends and fans of UT throughout the weekend.

The fun begins on Friday and will continue on Sunday, if the Vols advance. The Big Orange Tailgate Tour - NCAA Edition will be bright and early, Friday (8:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. CT) at Casey's Sports Bar (Atrium Level of the BJCC Sheraton). The location is only a block from the BJCC Arena! Admission is free!

If the Vols advance, the BOTT will be held from 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. CT, Sunday, in the South Meeting Rooms (A/B) at the BJCC. The 9th Avenue entrance to the BOTT is adjacent to the entrance of the BJCC Arena.

The Big Orange Tailgate Tour will include a full pep rally with the UT pep band, cheerleaders and Smokey in attendance. Complimentary refreshments will be served. Door prizes will be given away during the event.

Big Orange Tailgate Tour - Vols Edition:

Friday, March 21, 8:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. (CT)

*Sunday, March 23, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (CT)

*Contingent on the Vols advancing in the NCAA Tournament.

The full schedule, plus maps and parking information, can be found at

For more information, please contact Kris Phillips at the Tennessee Alumni Association, 865-974-3011.

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