We’re hopefully just a few weeks away from the start of cooler weather, which means it’s the perfect time to begin planning your fall outdoor activities. College and professional football teams are ready to welcome fans back in a safe manner, but if you and your crew still feel more comfortable at home, it’s easy to turn your backyard into an outdoor paradise. Or, take advantage of the crisp weather and enjoy a weekend road trip.
Whether you’re heading back out there or staying close to home, Academy Sports + Outdoors has everything you need to make this fall the most enjoyable one yet. Take a look at some of our top picks below.
This easy-to-erect canopy is ideal for a day spent tailgating before the big game or if you need an extra shady spot in the yard. The sturdy powder-coat steel frame supports a polyester canopy that offers 99 percent UV protection. A carry bag is included for convenient storage and transport. This canopy comes in multiple colors, so there will be no problem showing your team spirit or matching your home’s outdoor décor.
This chair combines the comfort of your favorite rocker recliner with the durability needed to spend hours outdoors. It features Spring-Action Rocking Technology for smooth rocking, a padded backrest and armrest and a built-in cup holder. It also comes in several colors, all with a handle for easy transport.
There’s literally nowhere this cooler can’t go. Whether you’re heading to a football game, a barbecue, camping trip, beach jaunt, fishing trip, or anywhere else, this cooler’s Ultratherm foam insulation ensures your drinks will stay ice cold. Stainless steel hinges and a hybrid latch keep contents secure, while the horizontal telescoping handle and soft-ride wheels allow for easy transport.
This portable speaker is ideal for playing your favorite tunes for hours on end. The built-in Bluetooth connectivity lets you use most devices so you can jam out with your favorite streaming or online radio service. You can also set it to play your favorite AM or FM radio station. Preset sound options allow for customization while the waterproof design protects against the elements. Batteries included.
Show off your grilling game with this 232-square-inch cooking area that has plenty of room for all your meats and veggies. A built-in thermometer offers accurate temperature readings while the drip pan catches grease for easy cleaning. Plastic wheels allow for convenient mobility, so it’s perfect to take to a tailgate or on a quick trip.
Show your Saints pride wherever you go with this short-sleeve button-down shirt designed to keep you dry and cool. The UPF 50+ treatment protects your skin from harsh rays while the split back yoke aids in circulation. Available in white or black, both with the gold fleur-de-lis logo on the front left chest.
We know many fans enjoy hearing the online radio broadcast of their favorite games, whether in the stadium or on the go. Now you can be sure your Airpods will stay safe in between gamedays with this handy carrying case. The outer design leaves no doubt as to your favorite team.
The start of football season is the perfect time to spruce up your wardrobe of team gear, and this purple and gold cap lets everyone know you’re a Tigers fan. The pre-curved bill and structured front means you can wear it as soon as it arrives, while the backstop allows for easy adjustments.
Show off your Tiger pride at your home, tailgating spot, camper or anywhere else with this flag featuring a stylish purple and gold design with the iconic eye of the tiger in the center. It’s durable enough for the outdoors but can be brought indoors as well.