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Hot dogs for game day, super bowl food

As anticipation builds and the countdown to football season begins, New England Patriots fans are gearing up for a thrilling ride of touchdowns, tackles, and triumphs. With the season right around the corner, an electrifying energy fills the air as fans prepare to gather for epic game-day celebrations. And what’s a football party without the perfect tasty treats to accompany the cheers and nail-biting moments?

For die-hard Patriots supporters, getting ready for game day is more than just donning team colors—it’s about creating an unforgettable experience. At the heart of that experience are the culinary delights that make every touchdown sweeter and every interception easier to bear. It’s a time-honored tradition of sharing snacks, cheers, and the joy of the game with fellow fans.

When selecting ideal treats for a Patriots-themed football party, there’s a taste to suit every palate. From classic New England clam chowder that warms the soul during crisp autumn games to a lineup of hearty sliders paying homage to the team’s resilience, each dish embodies the Patriots’ spirit and symbolizes the unity and camaraderie that the game fosters.

Beyond touchdowns and tackles, the Patriots season signifies a shared journey of highs and lows. It’s a time for celebration and, of course, delicious indulgence. So, as you gear up for the upcoming season, remember that it’s not just about bringing the right tasty treat to a football party—it’s about bringing the heart and soul of New England’s passion for the game to life through every bite, cheer, and shared moment among fellow Patriots fans.

Thankfully, here at 98.5 The Sports Hub, the home for the Patriots, Bruins, Celtics, and Revs, we have a deep appreciation for digital content — especially listicles! Listicles are like the Swiss Army knives of content, effortlessly combining the satisfaction of checking off tasks with the excitement of discovering a treasure map. They’re the space shuttles of information, propelling our curiosity into the cosmos of organized enlightenment. Bringing the right items to a football party can significantly enhance the experience for you and your fellow fans. Here’s a list of the top 10 items to consider bringing to football parties this season:

  • Snacks:


    Chips, pretzels, popcorn, and other finger foods are essential for munching during the game.

    Recommendation: Market Basket brand tortilla chips.

  • Dips:


    Salsa, guacamole, cheese dip, and buffalo chicken dip are crowd favorites. Don’t forget to bring tortilla chips or veggies for dipping.


    Recommendation: Market Basket queso dip. It hits the spot!

  • Drinks:


    BOSTON, MA – FEBRUARY 07: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots drinks beer during the Super Bowl victory parade on February 7, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime in Super Bowl 51. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Getty Images)

    Stock up on a variety of beverages, including soda, water, and perhaps some alcoholic options if appropriate for the group.

    Recommendation: Market Basket brand soda – So affordable! OR… if you’re looking for adult beverages, visit your local MB Spirits! (MB stands for ‘Market Basket’)

  • Pizza:


    An easy and popular option that’s sure to please. Consider a variety of toppings to cater to different tastes.

    Recommendations: Click here for my definitive list of bar pizza!

  • Wings:



    Whether homemade or from a local restaurant, wings are a classic football party food that’s always a hit.

    Recommendations: Buff’s Pub

  • Sandwiches/Subs:

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    Hearty Homemade Chicken Parmesan Sandwich with Marinara and Cheese (Stock Photo/Getty)

    Provide a selection of subs or sandwiches for heartier fare. Include different meats, cheeses, and condiments.

    Recommendation: Anything from Market Basket. Click here for my definitive list!

  • Plates, Napkins, and Utensils:

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    Ensure there are enough disposable plates, napkins, and utensils for everyone. This will make cleanup much easier.

  • Patriots Gear:

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    LONDON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 25: Fans during the NFL International Series match between New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Wembley Stadium on October 25, 2009 in London, England. This is the third occasion where a regular season NFL match has been played in London. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

    Wear your team’s colors or bring team-themed accessories like hats, flags, or jerseys to show your support.

  • Portable Grill:

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    If the party is taking place outdoors and it’s hosted by a broke friend, consider bringing a portable grill to cook up burgers, hot dogs, or other BBQ favorites.

  • Desserts:


    Offer a sweet ending to the meal with cookies, brownies, or cupcakes. These can also be themed to match the teams playing.

    Recommendation: Market Basket’s bakery has plenty of football-themed treats perfect for your party!


    Remember, the most important thing is to have fun and enjoy the game with friends and fellow fans. Adapt the items you bring based on the preferences of the group and the atmosphere of the party.

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