Join Us At The Orange Bowl Clemson Family Tailgate

The Clemson Family Tailgate Heads to the Capital One Orange Bowl!


Join the Clemson Alumni Association and IPTAY before cheering on our Clemson Tigers in the 2022 Capital One Orange Bowl at the Clemson Family Tailgate on December 30 in beautiful South Florida!

We are here to make your Clemson bowl game tailgating experience as easy and fun as possible! Don’t worry about packing and lugging your tailgate gear as you travel. Let us take care of all your tailgate plans! All you need to do is don your Clemson orange and buy your Clemson Family Tailgate ticket!

With exclusive VIP early access inside Hard Rock Stadium and the North Side Club, the Clemson Family Tailgate at the 2022 Capital One Orange Bowl is one you do not want to miss. The event will run from 4pm – 7pm with an unlimited food and drink menu which will include a variety of sliders, a mixed green salad, macaroni and cheese, kettle chips, and more. There will be assorted soda products, bottled water, wine, and beer to drink. We will also take care of your entertainment and gameday giveaways, so you are ready for the game in Clemson style!

Tailgate Details

Date: Friday, December 30, 2022

Time: 4pm – 7pm

Location: North Side Club inside Hard Rock Stadium, 347 Don Shula Dr, Miami Gardens, FL 33056

The entrance to the Clemson Family Tailgate will be at the North Gate of Hard Rock Stadium. Click HERE for a map to that entrance.

Ticket Cost:

  • $100 for adults 21 and older
  • $75 for children 6-20
  • Free for children 5 and under

All tickets will be delivered via mobile delivery and available for download by the week of December 19 or earlier.


Custom blend beef sliders, buffalo breaded chicken sliders, house smoked pork sliders, macaroni & cheese, baked beans with bacon, mixed green salad, kettle chips with caramelized onion dip, desserts, unlimited non-alcoholic soda products, bottled water, beer and wine (ID required).

Entertainment: Enjoy a live DJ and gameday TV coverage of select athletic events.

VIP Experience: Enjoy early access into Hard Rock Stadium and opportunity to experience the beautiful North Side Club (see photos below)! Tailgate guests will go through stadium security and game ticket scanning prior to entering the Clemson Family Tailgate. Enjoy Clemson giveaways from the Clemson Alumni Association and IPTAY including a commemorative 2022 Capital One Orange Bowl credential to the event.

Parking: It is recommended that Clemson Family Tailgate attendees park in black or orange parking lots near the North Gate. That will provide easiest access to the North Gate Lobby entrance to the event. Click HERE to visit the Capital One Orange Bowl parking information page.

To purchase VIP Black North stadium parking for the Clemson Family Tailgate call (305) 341-4701 or email Be sure to mention you are purchasing parking for the Clemson Family Tailgate to unlock exclusive access to this VIP parking. Passes are $80 each and are only available for purchase through the Orange Bowl Ticket Office.

Important Information:

  • Tickets are non-refundable and will be available to purchase until sold out.
  • All tickets are mobile delivery and will be available on your Clemson Ticketmaster Account Manager. They will be available for download by the week of December 19 or earlier.
  • You must have a ticket to the 2022 Capital One Orange Bowl AND the Clemson Family Tailgate to enter Hard Rock Stadium for the Clemson Family Tailgate. BOTH tickets will be scanned upon entering the stadium.  Have your Clemson Family Tailgate ticket and game ticket ready in your phone wallet for ease of entry.
  • Once you’ve entered the stadium you will not be able to exit and re-enter.

Clemson Sports Travel Package Holders – Your Clemson Family Tailgate tickets are already included in your travel package.

Questions? Contact

We hope to CU there!

Welcome To South Florida

Join the Clemson Alumni Association, South Florida Clemson Club, Treasure Coast Clemson Club and IPTAY as we Welcome you to South Florida! We have two events on Thursday, December 29 for you to catch up with fellow Clemson fans and alumni and get ready to cheer on the Tigers as they take on Tennessee in the Capital One Orange Bowl.

Whether you’re closer to Fort Lauderdale or Miami, we’ve got you covered! Join us at one of two American Social locations – the official headquarters of the Clemson Tigers in South Florida for the 2022 Orange Bowl. We’ll be at both locations from 7:00-9:00pm ET on Thursday, December 29, 2022.

American Social – MIAMI:
690 SW 1st Ct, Miami, FL 33130

American Social – FORT LAUDERDALE:
721 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Wear your ORANGE and come out to enjoy local brews, a robust menu of great food and entertainment with your fellow Clemson fans. Check out their website for more details.

There is no entry fee to this event, but food/beverages are available for purchase. Clemson giveaways and promotional items brought to you by the Clemson Alumni Association and IPTAY will be available while supplies last.


  • Miami: Valet parking available for $18-24. Details available on the American Social website.
  • Fort Lauderdale: Street or lot parking (pay-by-phone) available


Reservations recommended at both locations. You can make reservations by calling the restaurants directly or going to Open Table.