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NYCWFF: Ultimate Tailgate with Joe Namath and Mario Batali

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NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
Football legend, Joe Namath and Italian Iron Chef, Mario Batali hosted the ultimate tailgate for the New York City Wine and Food Festival. It was a fun filled day with a Q & A session with the football great. There was a lot of laughs about the good old days and optimism for what future holds for the New York Jets.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
There was a couple of New York Jets tickets raffled off by Joe Namath assisted by Mario Batali.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
The lucky winner with Joe Namath.
 

Ulimate Fan Day Experience

 
The tailgate was the ultimate fan day experience for New York Jets aficionados. From the point you are welcomed into the event space, New York Jets paraphernalia and activities are everywhere.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
There were New York Jets cheerleaders all around the Pier 94 rooftop.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
Cornhole boards were set up for fans to play with in between tastings.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
You can even get your cheek painted with the New York Jets logo.
 

Tailgate Yummies

 
These are not your run of the mill tailgate offerings. These sophisticated small plates bring your tailgate experience to another level.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
Korean Chili Hotdog from Spice Market
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
Spicy Pulled Pork Sandwich from Num Pang Sandwich Shop.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
I bet you’ve never seen this at a tailgate before. The sauce is a wasabi shrimp cocktail mix and the what’s on the skewers were shrimp.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
Grilled Wasabi Shrimp Cocktail from American Cut was the most popular tailgate item at the event.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
 
Philadelphia’s favorite burger joint, PYT represented in NYC. The line was long. The only thing missing is their signature boozy milkshake.
 

NY Jets Alumni

 
Thrilled fans were able to meet and greet NY Jets Alumni. It was a fun day of picture taking, signing autographs and reminiscing about plays from an awesome period in NY Jets history.
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
Bruce Harper
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
Eric Coleman
 
NYCWFF: Joe Namath and Mario Batali
Marty Lyons
 

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