College Campuses Go Wild For Return of Tailgate Season The last time football fans got to grill, drink and paint themselves in public, it was the dead of winter.

Finally, one of America's true pastimes returned over the weekend — and it returned with a bang.

With college football coming back to campus last weekend, fans got to do their best barbecuing, lawn gaming, chest painting, and — of course — drinking.

Some celebrities even showed up for the party.

Each corner of the country says it does it best, but the honest truth is that fans near and far all know how to enjoy a football game.

Let's take a tour of America back in tailgating action >>