Guide to the Texas Bowl

Guide to the Texas Bowl

12/07/2017 0

Guide to the Texas Bowl

Heading to the Texas Bowl in Houston on December 27th? Check out our bowl-game checklist for everything you'll need to cheer the Longhorns on to victory!


1. Bring your Clear Bag!

NRG Park is requiring clear bags for the Texas Bowl. The same size restriction rules for DKR apply to NRG (learn more about the clear bag rule here). All of our clear bags are stadium compliant! Shop all stadium bags here.


Longhorn Clear Tote • $999

This tote complies with all stadium bag policy requirements. This PVC bag features a Burnt Orange screen print Longhorn silhouette on the front and Burnt Orange nylon straps. This roomy purse measures approximately 12" x 12" x 6".

Pictured: Texas Longhorn Clear Tote Stadium Bag


Hook 'Em Stadium Tote • $1699

Get ready for the Bowl Game with the Longhorn Hook 'Em Clear Tote Stadium Bag! This clear tote features a zippered top, Burnt Orange and white fabric band at the top with Longhorn silhouettes, and an attached internal clear zippered pouch. Measures 12" x 12" x 3" and adheres to the stadium bag policy requirements, so you can hold onto your needed items in Texas style.

Pictured: Longhorn Hook 'Em Clear Tote Stadium Bag


Jon Hart Clear Crossbody • $88

This clear Becky bag from Jon Hart is trimmed in natural leather and is ideal for taking to the stadium on Game Day. It features a small patch with "Texas" embossed and a thin shoulder strap that can be used cross-body.
Jon Hart bags are of the highest quality. Each bag is made with fine, soft Italian leather.
Measures: 6h x 7.5w x 2.5d

Pictured: Jon Hart Clear Stadium Crossbody Bag


2. Dress for Success

It's hard to predict Texas weather, so NRG typically makes roof decisions ~2 hours prior to kick off (from The average high in December in Houston is 64 degrees and the average low is 45 degrees (from With all that said, prepare for cooler temperatures with an 8pm kick off!


For Him: Texas Longhorn National Dress Shirt • $60

The National long-sleeve dress shirt features a Burnt Orange gingham pattern, button-down collar, embroidered Longhorn logo, and left chest pocket. Perfect for dressing up for the bowl game! Layer with a white long sleeve shirt underneath for added warmth!

Pictured: Texas Longhorn National Dress Shirt

Shop all game day looks for him here!



For Her: Burnt Orange Boyfriend Button Down • $4999

This plaid Burnt Orange and white top comes with sleeves that can roll up and stay in place with a button and it features a high low hem for flattering fit! Layer with a poodle vest and some burnt orange jewelry for a great bowl game look!

Pictured: Burnt Orange Boyfriend Button Down, Ladies Poodle Vest Jacket, Burnt Orange Beaded Rope Necklace x 2

Shop all game day looks for her here!



For the Kids: Texas Long Sleeve Jersey Tee • $24

We're loving all kids' long sleeve tees from We Are Texas this season! Super warm and super soft! Shop all We Are Texas tees here!

Pictured: Texas Long Sleeve Jersey Tee

Shop all game day looks for kids here!


3. Spirit Gear!!

Cheer the Longhorns to victory with some of our favorite spirit items! Shop all spirit items here.


Large Pom Pom • $1399

Thread the elastic band right through your wrist and just give it a little Longhorn shake! This extra large Burnt Orange and pom pom measures approximately 14" in length.

Pictured: Extra Large Wrist Pom, Ladies Texas Longhorns Burnt Orange Long Sleeve T-shirt


Longhorn Spirit Megaphone • $499

Put some volume to your Longhorn chant with this spirit megaphone! In white with 'Longhorns' along the side in Burnt Orange, it's a must for any Longhorn fan!

Pictured: Texas Longhorns Spirit Megaphone



Texas Longhorn Metallic Face Tattoo • $399

This set features a set of four approx. 1.25" x .75" Burnt Orange metallic stickers. Each sticker is made from medical grade polyethylene tape, which is hypoallergenic and gentle on skin! While it is safe for skin, it also looks great on other surfaces.

Pictured: Texas Burnt Orange Metallic Longhorn Sticker



4. Get there a little early!

Starting at 4pm, NRG is hosting Texfest, featuring live Texas Country Music on the Bud Light Stage. There will be $2.50 Bud Lights (21+), family activities, and this is where both teams will enter the stadium. For more details click here.


5. Don't forget these game day staples!



Longhorn Koozie • $399

Koozies are imperative at the game! This Burnt Orange collapsible can insulator is made from 3 mm neoprene "wetsuit" rubber. The Texas Longhorn Kolder Kaddy fits 12-ounce cans, and can fold flat to fit in pockets or purses.

Pictured: Texas Over Longhorn Koozie

Shop all koozies here.


Stadium Seat Cushion • $1399

Bleacher seats can be a BUMmer. Save yourself the discomfort and bring a seat cushion. This cushion is lightweight and made of 420 denier polyester and measures 14" x 14" x 1." NRG allows approved seat cushions. "Non-approved seat cushions include large traditional seat cushions that have pockets, zippers, compartments, or covers. Please see your club guest services office to have your seat cushion examined." (from

Pictured: Texas Stadium Seat Cushion


Texas Longhorn Hook 'em Foam Hand • $399

With this set you get two high-quality corn hole boards with folding legs, a complete bag set (8 bags), and a FREE string pack to carry the bags. This set comes ready to play right out of the box as shown below! All boards are 24" x 48" regulation size unless otherwise noted.

Pictured: Texas Longhorn Hook 'em Foam Hand


Hosting a Texas Bowl watch party? Check out our Bowl Party blog post for inspiration!