Bill Bates Ultimate Tailgate Party

Leave your grill and cooler at home, and enjoy the CONVENIENCE of the Bill Bates Ultimate Tailgate Party, an all-inclusive event open to the public before every Cowboys home game - located directly across the street from AT&T Stadium at the recently renovated Fishbone Grill & Oyster Bar!


  • BBQ Buffet (Turkey Buffet on Thanksgiving)
  • Beer
  • Wine
  • Margaritas
  • Soft Drinks and Bottled Water
  • DJ
  • Games/Prizes
  • Big Screen TV
  • Restroom Access
  • Meet & Greet with Bill Bates and Charles Haley (autographs extra charge)
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    NOV 30
    4:00 PM
    vs Cowboys
    DEC 24
    vs Cowboys


  • Because the tailgate party will take up the entire parking lot, there is NO ONSITE PARKING. We recommend you buy parking in advance within a few blocks of the Fishbone online.

  • Ticket sales are limited to ensure guests access to food, drinks, and restrooms with minimal waiting.

  • Noon games include 2 hours of pre-game and 1 hour of post-game festivities, all other games include a 3.5-hour pre-game tailgate.

  • provides information on and facilitates the purchase of tickets to a tailgate party operated by The Fishbone Grill; does not own or operate the tailgate party or The Fishbone Grill.

    * Must be of legal drinking age with valid ID. Please enjoy responsibly, as The Fishbone Grill reserves the right to refuse service to anyone that is visibly intoxicated.