PRAIRIE VIEW A&M UNIVERSITY
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY DEPARTMENT
TAILGATING SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
Tailgating will be only allowed in the area of Blackshear Stadium and areas designated by The University Parking Department.
Tailgating will be limited to your parking spot and space directly and your vehicle onto the drive lane, but you cannot block traffic flow in the driving lane.
Fans can purchase additional parking hangtags for tailgating space/area.
RV’s must be parked in designated RV areas in each lot.
Please use the charcoal waste receptacles provided to dispose of your hot charcoal. See attached diagram/map.
Prairie View A&M University will conform to all Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission laws, including the section that prohibits the public consumption of alcoholic beverages outside of licensed areas on Sunday prior to 12:00 p.m.
Fire Extinguisher: Minimum rating 5 lb. ABC/ must be fully charged and be accessible at all times. The Safety Office will conduct safety check.
Charcoal: Must be match light or quick light. Only approved starter fluid may be used. No other type or means of starter fluid will be allowed. Provide a metal pan under BBQ pit to prevent ashes from falling onto the ground; deposit used coals in the bins provided; do not throw trash in these containers.
All beverages must be in a can or cup. No glass containers will be allowed.
Propane: Ensure connections are tight to prevent leaks; drippings from gas grills must not fall onto the ground.
Trash: Keep area clear of trash; avoid allowing trash to accumulate around BBQ pits; deposit trash into dumpster, not in ashbins.
Pit Safety: Keep combustible material at least three feet (3’) away from pits; placement of pits should be such that passers-by cannot come into contact with the pit; watch for children playing in the area; do not leave burning pits unattended; do not place hot pits or coals in or under your vehicle; allow time for pits to cool.
Generators: Use of generators are allowed, however fuel must be stored in an approved metal safety can with spring loaded lid and flashback guard.
For questions and/or concerns, contact the
Environmental Health & Safety Office at (936) 261-1746.
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P.O. Box 519 - Prairie View, Texas - 77446-0519
FM 1098 Rd & University Dr, Prairie View, TX 77446
University Operator: (936) 261-3311
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