#FRIDAYFOOD Tailgating in the Grove


Randy, Mimi and Vaiden Taylor tailgating in the Grove with Lydia Chassaniol. (Photo submitted)


Family, friends and football – the true Southern Fall experience.

We are early in the college football season but despite the hot temperatures, you will still find the same crowds of people lining the campus to enjoy the day.

Ashleigh Tindall Flora and her husband Jeremy, love tailgating in the Grove! Ashleigh said they love anything unique!  Jeremy recently took fried alligator and caramel cake to the Alabama game. Ashleigh said the Grove is an event, not just a meal!

Mississippi District 14 Senator Lydia Chassaniol and the family, are also among those tailgating in the Grove at The University of Mississippi campus in Oxford for every home game.

“The best part of tailgating is the different generations coming together to enjoy a great sporting afternoon,” Chassaniol said. “Seeing old friends and teaching new fans our traditions-it gives a great sense of continuity and family.” Continue reading