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CALS Tailgate

Image of people eating at CALS Tailgate

Aug 15, 2018

It’s (Almost) Tailgate Time!

Join us for CALS Tailgate --  the college's largest alumni event -- before the Wolfpack takes on Georgia State on Saturday, Sept. 8. In a family-friendly atmosphere, CALS Tailgate highlights the people, programs and partners that make the college great. 

Cow and pig mascots in front of Carter-Finley Stadium

Sep 9, 2017

Tailgate Odyssey

At long last, Cow and Pig made it to Tailgate day! Check out our video for a look back at the most famous swine-bovine friendship this side of Carter-Finley. 

Horticultural Science student Amy Arnold

Sep 6, 2017

Student Spotlight: An Artist with a ‘Passion for Plants’

Meet Amy Arnold, the student behind the prize-winning illustration on this year's special-edition CALS Alumni and Friends t-shirt. 

Feb 8, 2016

Traditional tailgate activities enhance scholarship support

Neither high winds nor pouring rain could dampen spirits at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences’ 24th annual Tailgate, which took place Oct. 3 before kickoff of the NC State-Louisville… 

Sep 25, 2015

Celebrate NC Ag Day

What better way to celebrate North Carolina agriculture than with a plate of barbecue, a scoop of NC State’s famous Howling Cow ice cream and a stroll through exhibits and activities that showcase North Carolina’s nearly $80 billion agriculture and agribusiness industry? 

Aug 6, 2012

Join us at CALS Tailgate 2012!

Wolfpack football will be here before you know it. Get ready to kick off the season right on Sept. 15, 2012, in Dorton Arena! Come and be part of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences’ 21st annual tailgate celebration – traditionally the best and biggest N.C. State University tailgate event. 

Feb 10, 2012

CALS Tailgate group fills Dorton Arena to celebrate 20th annual pre-game party

Great food, special attractions, family activities, live music: On Sept. 17, Dorton Arena had it all! No, it wasn’t the State Fair come early. It was the 20th annual College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Alumni and Friends Society Tailgate.